34 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

34 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Key Largo
— 4 nights
2
Islamorada
— 5 nights
3
Marathon
— 5 nights
4
Big Pine Key
— 3 nights
5
Key West
— 6 nights
6
Miami
— 5 nights
7
West Palm Beach
— 5 nights

4
nights
Key Largo

Key Largo ©
The northernmost island of the Florida Keys, Key Largo provides stunning scenery, a number of watersports opportunities, and plenty of areas to relax on vacation.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Key Largo: Coffins Patch (in Key Colony Beach), Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park) and Homestead Miami Speedway (in Homestead). There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, meet the residents at Island Dolphin Care, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Key Largo trip itinerary planning tool.

Fort Lauderdale to Key Largo is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or do a combination of train and bus. In November in Key Largo, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Coffins Patch, Anhinga Trail, Homestead Miami Speedway
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Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Scuba & Snorkeling
Homestead Miami Speedway ©
Homestead Miami Speedway

5
nights
Islamorada

Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
You'll get in some beach time at Anne's Beach and Library Beach Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Islamorada: Everglades National Park (Mrazek Pond & 99 Mile Wilderness Waterway) and Key West Angling (in Sugarloaf Key). The adventure continues: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Florida Keys Brewing Company, take in the exciting artwork at Old Road Gallery, look for gifts at Bella Sol Fragrance Bar and Gifts, and get engrossed in the history at History of Diving Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Islamorada online itinerary planner.

Islamorada is just a short distance from Key Largo. Expect a daytime high around °F in November, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Key West Angling
Find places to stay Nov 27 — Dec 2:
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Anne's Beach ©
Anne's Beach
Florida Keys Brewing Company ©
Florida Keys Brewing Company

5
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Visit Sombrero Beach and Sunset Park Beach for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and browse the collection at Monroe County Public Library.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Marathon day trip planning app.

Drive from Islamorada to Marathon in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Sunset Park Beach
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Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach
Sunset Park Beach ©
Sunset Park Beach
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

3
nights
Big Pine Key

Big Pine Key ©
Big Pine Key is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Florida, United States, on an island of the same name in the Florida Keys. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bahia Honda State Park and Calusa Beach. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge, don't miss a visit to Adolphus Busch, enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, and experience rural life at Grimal Grove.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Big Pine Key trip itinerary builder tool.

Big Pine Key is just a short distance from Marathon. In December in Big Pine Key, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Out of the Blue Gallery ©
Out of the Blue Gallery

6
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Spend the 14th (Sat) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, don't miss a visit to Duval Street, admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, and identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Key West online route planner.

Drive from Big Pine Key to Key West in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Key West can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Parks Museums
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The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

5
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at South Beach and Hollywood Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Miami side-trips: Everglades National Park (Shark Valley Visitor Center & Gumbo Limbo Trail), JP Outfitters Inc. (in Hollywood) and Fort Lauderdale (Wings Beachwear & Fort Lauderdale Beach). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Lincoln Road, see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, and admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Miami holiday planning site.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Miami takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to West Palm Beach.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Coral Gables, Everglades National Park, Hollywood, Fort Lauderdale
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South Beach ©
South Beach
Fort Lauderdale Beach ©
Fort Lauderdale Beach
Hollywood Beach ©
Hollywood Beach

5
nights
West Palm Beach

West Palm Beach ©
With a warm climate and sandy stretches, it's no surprise that West Palm Beach is a popular vacation spot.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at John D. MacArthur Beach State Park and Waveland Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near West Palm Beach: Coral Cove Park (in Tequesta), Delray Municipal Beach (in Delray Beach) and Jensen Beach (Herman’s Bay Beach, Jensen Beach Causeway Park, &more). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Worth Avenue, look for all kinds of wild species at Panther Ridge Conservation Center, kick back and relax at Santa Lucea Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Worth Beach.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the West Palm Beach trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Miami to West Palm Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December in West Palm Beach, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in West Palm Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Jensen Beach, Coral Cove Park, John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, Panther Ridge Conservation Center, Hobe Sound Beach
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 26:
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Panther Ridge Conservation Center ©
Panther Ridge Conservation Center
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park ©
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
Coral Cove Park ©
Coral Cove Park