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Tour code: 5221KEYWEST
Kick back in Key West with this island day trip from Miami, and do as little or as much as you like. After an air-conditioned journey that crosses the famous Seven Mile Bridge, enjoy up to six hours of free time. Make the most of the laid-back vibe and explore at your own pace, or upgrade to include an activity such as a conch train ride, trolley tour, parasail ride or snorkel cruise. Want to see the coral reef but don’t want to get in the water? Do the glass-bottom boat cruise instead.

Highlights

  • Take a scenic ride to Key West from Miami
  • In Key West be sure to visit Mallory Square by the historic waterfront
  • Upgrade and add a 2-hour glass-bottom boat ride visiting the coral reef
  • Add on a Hop-on hop-off, fully narrated Trolley Tour to your Key West adventure
  • Select the Conch Train option for a fun ride around Old Town
  • Snorkeling cruise to the coral reef via catamaran is also an upgrade option
  • Add on parasailing and soar above the emerald blue waters of Key West

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

This day trip gives you a lot of free time and options for exploring Key West. Choose water sports like snorkeling or parasaillng or opt for a more relaxed sightseeing option like a glass-bottom boat ride, train ride or hop-on hop-off bus tour.

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What You Can Expect

Key West Day Trip

Key West Day Trip

Start your day with a pickup from your Miami or Miami Beach hotel, and relax as you travel south to Key West. 

The scenic journey follows a route across more than 40 bridges including the Seven Mile Bridge, setting for many a movie scene including True Lies, License to Kill, 2 Fast 2 Furious and more. Hop between islands, and then arrive in Key West where a laid-back, Caribbean vibe awaits.

The time is your own here to do whatever you want. Enjoy roughly six hours of free time and check out attractions such as Hemingway House where Ernest Hemingway lived on the island. Or take a stroll through Mallory Square; it’s right on the waterfront in the historic Old Town of Key West.

If you want to maximize your time on the island, select one of these upgrade options and enjoy your activity when you arrive.

Key West and Conch Train:
Ride an open-air conch train around Key West, and learn about the island as you go. Listen to narration about the sights as you meander through Key West’s Old Town.

Key West and Trolley Tour:
Enjoy a hop-on hop-off tour by trolley, and see the sights of Key West. It’s a great way to explore and sightsee at your own pace.

Key West and Snorkel Cruise:
Jump aboard a catamaran for a 3-hour snorkel expedition to a nearby coral reef. Equipment is provided as are non-alcoholic drinks.

Key West and Glass-Bottom Boat Cruise:
Cruise out from land to see one of the world’s largest reefs, home to an abundant array of tropical fish and marine life.

Key West and Parasailing:
Gaze down at Key West as you glide above the water from a modern parasail boat. Single and tandem rides are available, but participants must be older than six years of age.

Customer Reviews

Paul C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Very straightforward pick up and drop off door to door. Driver very helpful and informative. Loads to do and see in Key west.

Jean D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Although long, this is a great tour. We loved it.

Ann B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Excellent Day. The trip there and back being the highlight. The seven mile bridge and the history of the road ....fishing piers etc ....wonderful. Key west was VERY busy but we found a pier with lovely views and really enjoyed our Mahi Mahi lunch ....you can't get that in the UK. The glass bottom boat was well worth the extra, even though the sea was a little 'churned' due the the rougher weather the previous day, we saw a good variety of 'tropical' fish.

deborahbreen.lpl

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Was a great tour. The only thing I would have liked to know before hand that it is a 15 hour day. The bus was extremely comfortable though, an overnight stay at key west would have been great.

Mariya T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

The tour guide was very pleasant and gave us a bunch of good tips about activities on the island. She was well spoken and knowledgeable about the history of Florida and the Keys. She also made sure that we stayed on schedule. This is a great option for someone who would like to spend a day in Key West but does not want to deal with a rental.

Christina hilda H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Very good. Key west was fantastic.

Dennis C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Even so it was a long drive the scenery was great and we loved Key West and the train ride there!

LAAKEA M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

I took the normal day trip tour but I think the larger tours might be a better choice like the small train
one it helps you get around fast and not to much getting lost.

Janine A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

This trip is a great way to see the Keys if you are short on time in Miami. The weather did us proud, only a little choppy on the Snorkling Excursion, but the men enjoyed it nevertheless. The City tour/Hop on off bus was also very informative. Great places to see and eat, even managed an hour on the beach. You get 6 hours there, next time I will stay for a long weekend !!

Nancy G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

The bus trip to and from Key West to Miami was very comfortable.

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