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  • Location:Miami, Florida
  • Duration:15 hours (approx.)

Key West Day Trip

No visit to South Florida is complete without a journey to Key West! There are plenty of ways to enjoy your time on this culturally and history-rich island. You can take it slow with a leisurely day soaking up Key West's laid-back atmosphere, quaint shops and outdoor cafés or if you are looking for more activity, there are upgrades available. Get out on the water on a glass-bottom boat ride, snorkeling cruise or parasailing adventure, or see the attractions on dry land on the Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour or with a ride on the Conch Train. The 12-hour day trip from Miami to Key West is a mesmerizing trip not to be missed.


  • 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

On your way to Key West you'll cross 42 bridges, including the famous Seven Mile Bridge, whose film credits include True Lies, 2 Fast 2 Furious, the James Bond film Licence to Kill, CrissCross and Up Close & Personal. You will also hop 32 islands before reaching Key West to experience its Caribbean atmosphere, complete with street artists, outdoor cafes and restaurants. During your visit be sure to check out the Hemingway House and Mallory Square by the historic waterfront. Lunch is not included but there are plenty of restaurants to choose from in Key West during your trip. Approximate free time in Key West is from 12pm to 6pm.

Upgrade and combine your Key West visit with a glass bottom boat ride, a hop-on hop-off tour, a Conch Train ride, a snorkeling cruise or parasailing to your Key West trip.

Key West Glass-Bottom Boat
Discover the 3rd largest reef in the world on this Key West Glass-Bottom Boat ride. The reef is home to a variety of plants and animals.

Key West Hop-on Hop-off Tour
Enjoy a fully narrated guided hop-on hop-off, Trolley Tour of Key West! The trolley makes stops at all the must-see places in Key West. You can jump off, visit the sights and re-board all day long.

Conch Train
Perfect for first time visitors, the fully narrated Conch Train Tour of Key West is a fun way to explore and learn about the island. Climb aboard and see the sights as the quaint open-air train winds through Old Town Key West.

Key West Snorkeling Cruise
Take 3-hour snorkeling cruise in a 65-foot catamaran to the coral reef for a chance to discover a whole new world underwater. You can even snorkel this reef year round because of its warm and tropical waters. Snorkel gear and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages on the catamaran are included.

Key West Parasailing
Soar above the emerald blue waters of Key West while enjoying breathtaking bird's eye views of this island paradise. Float on a tropical breeze as one of our state-of-the-art, parasailing boats of 12 passengers glides you past amazing panoramic sights of the southernmost city that can only be seen from the air. Minimum age: 6 years old.

Customer Reviews


5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Very nice experience


5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Transport from Miami hotel to Mallory sq key west and return
Large bus transport
Tour escort was polite and well organised
Driver was great
hit bad weather going to key west and more bad weather coming back to Miami in the dark
The driver did a wonderful very professional considering the poor weather co ditions

Rikke T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Key West was amazing and we had a lovely guide on the bus who could tell us a lot about Miami and Key West! In Key West we went snorkeling, which was really great - the crew made it even better with humor and good instructions.

Neil D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Wonderful day, despite the bouts of rain. The tour guide and driver were professional and approachable.

Ana M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

I was there only for 6 hours but it's really great! Worth the travel time

Lee O

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Beautiful place, great vibe, lots to see. Louie on Trolley tour was fantastic

susanjxu USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Great tour.

Stephen C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Lovely scenery good shops and great bars.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Trip was excellent, well planned and the staff was very informative.

Lesley S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Trip down alone was worth it. The bus driver was great and the guide who spoke several languages was entertaining and gave us heaps of information along the way. Things ran very smoothly and the town of Key West was lovely and unique. Unfortunately the weather was extremely hot and humid and the trolley is open with no airconditioning. I would advise anybody visiting this lovely spot to visit in the winter not the summer. Unfortunately the weather is in the lap of the gods.

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