Add an exciting Miami to Key West Day Trip to your vacation with Tours of Key West. Travel down the Florida Keys on the amazing Overseas Highway then party in America’s Caribbean paradise.
- Tour the Florida Keys aboard a luxury coach
- See the amazing Overseas Highway and the Seven Mile Bridge
- Listen to an interesting narration of Keys' highlights
- Spend a fun afternoon in tropical Key West
- Enjoy complimentary transfer service from most Miami Beach and Downtown Miami hotels
During your Miami visit, you will want to plan a Miami to Key West Day Trip and tour the Florida Keys down to America’s Caribbean paradise. The unique island of Key West – the last in the Florida Keys chain but only 4 hours from Miami – is steeped in history and adventure. It is also one of America’s premier tourist destinations and party towns, drawing nearly 1 million visitors every year. With the Tours of Key West Miami to Key West Day Trip, you can travel to Key West via luxury touring coach, enjoy an afternoon on the island, then return to Miami rested and refreshed in the evening.
Tours of Key West is your connection to the best Miami to Key West Day Trip. The scenic 4-hour ride through the Keys lets you see the sights of the entire island chain and arrive ready to spend an afternoon in the vibrant atmosphere of tropical Key West. Take advantage of free pickup service from most hotels in Downtown Miami, Miami Beach, or Sunny Isles Beach, depart from Miami at 7:45am, then arrive back in Miami at about 9:30 in the evening. Throughout the journey, you will be surrounded in comfort and convenience.
Cool air-conditioning, soft, comfortable seats, an interesting narrated tour of the Keys, and a safe, professional driver make the trip a breeze. Take some photos, catch up on your reading, or just watch the blue water and lush green foliage roll by outside the panoramic windows. It is such a fun, easy way to travel that you are almost certain to arrive in Key West more relaxed than when you left Miami!
The road trip down the Keys on the Overseas Highway is among the most scenic in the country, crossing 31 islands and 43 bridges with the blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico nearly always in sight. Along the portions of the highway that run over land, the tropical bush lands of the uninhabited Keys contrast with the luxury resort developments and small island communities you will pass through along the way.
A tour of the Overseas Highway offers many captivating sights, but there is one outstanding feature that every guest on our Miami to Key West Day Trip looks forward to – the world-famous Seven Mile Bridge. It’s a top highlight of the trip, an engineering wonder that lifts the roadway above the sea so the coach seems to fly above the water with expansive views stretching to each side. You can enjoy the experience to the fullest while grabbing photos through the panoramic windows of the coach.
The driver will drop you off right in Old Town Key West, with easy access to all the activities that the island has to offer. Have lunch in an outdoor café, shop for souvenirs along Duval Street, or visit island landmarks like Ernest Hemingway's House, Fort Zachary Taylor, the Harry S. Truman Little White House, Mallory Square, Mel Fisher's Treasure Hunting Museum, the Southernmost Point, and more.
Bring your beach bag and catch some sun and sand, or add a snorkeling trip, some jet skiing, a parasailing flight, or a glass-bottom boat cruise to your tour. You will have about 6 hours in Key West, plenty of time for a good taste of island fun with no worries about having to drive on the return trip to Miami. Spaces on these great tours fill up fast, so book your Miami to Key West Day Trip now. The Tours of Key West online booking system makes it quick and easy to arrange your trip and 100% data security is guaranteed. See you in Key West!
- Reservations are REQUIRED for all bookings
- Book Your Package On-Line and Receive Your Confirmation
- Departure point: Detailed check-in instructions - including address, Google map, and parking information - will be included in your final confirmation email.
- Duration: 6 Hours in Key West
- Check-in time: Must be there by 7:15 am to check-in, boarding time will be at 7:40 am.
- Round trip transportation from Miami
- 6 hours in Key West
- Narrated tour of the Florida Keys
- Pick Up and Drop Off at most Miami hotels
What To Bring
- Confirmation Voucher (printed or mobile)
- Any required or suggested items listed on your confirmation email.
- A Smile!
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
Likely To Sell Out
Spaces are extremely limited this time of year so book early to ensure the date you want.
Voucher Confirmation Info
This tour accepts both printed and electronic vouchers (e-vouchers). You can either print the voucher and present a paper copy on the day of travel. Or, if you travel with a mobile device, simply show your Photo ID and present your voucher on your Smartphone or tablet on the day of travel.
Local Operator Information
Complete operator information, including local telephone number, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
- This tour requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
Frequently Asked QuestionsFAQ
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given to travelers by the Tours of Key West customer support team.
What is there to see in Key West?
You’ll have approximately 6 hours to explore Key West. Famous for its history, this tropical island is home to famous landmarks such as the Southernmost Point in the United States, Mel Fisher’s Treasure Hunting Museum, Ernest Hemingway’s House with the 6-toed cats, Fort Zachary Taylor, and a spooky above ground cemetery just to name a few. There’s also fun water activities, like snorkeling, a glass bottom boat ride, jet ski tours, and parasailing.
Are there beaches in Key West?
There are several beaches in Key West, with the most popular being located at Fort Zachary Taylor State Park. Key West is a great watersports destination, so bring a bathing suit and sunscreen, if you plan to get wet.
Can I bring luggage on the bus?
Yes, you may bring one piece of luggage and one carry on bag, per person.
Do we stop on the way to Key West?
It depends. If passengers wish to take a break, we will stop at the McDonalds in Tavernier at approximately 9:00 AM. There is also a convince store and a grocery store in the same vicinity.
How do people dress in Key West?
Key West is super casual. A sundress for ladies and khaki shorts for the gets is as dressed up as anyone usually gets.
How long does it take to drive to Key West?
The road trip takes about 4 hours. Driving the Overseas Highway is a one-of-a-kind experience. You will see some of the most spectacular scenery in the State. You will literally be driving right over the ocean and across a thin chain of islands and bridges, including the famous 7-Mile Bridge. These bridges connect 34 islands that make up the Florida Keys.
How much free time do we have in Key West?
You’ll have approximately 6 hours to explore Key West at your leisure.
What are some good items to bring on the drive to Key West?
Here are some good things to bring to keep you comfortable on the trip: a smartphone, tablet computer, MP3 player, books, magazines, camera, snacks, sleeping shades, and a travel pillow.
What happens if only my activity in Key West is cancelled?
On occasion, the activities in Key West will be canceled for bad weather. In those cases, you will be given a refund for the canceled part of your trip. Those refunds are as follows:
- If Glass Bottom Boat Cruise is canceled due to weather you will be issued a $29 refund.
- If Snorkeling Trip is canceled due to weather you will be issued a $29 refund.
- If Parasailing is canceled due to weather you will be issued a $39 refund.
- If Trolley is canceled due to weather you will be issued a $25 refund.
Will you pick me up from my hotel?
Yes. Free pick-up is available from all hotels in South Beach, Miami Beach, and Downtown Miami.
Will you take me back to my hotel after the tour?
Yes, after the tour, we will return you back to the hotel that we picked you up from. Tours of Key West offers complimentary drop-off service to all hotels in Miami Beach and Downtown Miami.
What is the weather cancellation policy?
If the Miami to Key West Day Trip must be canceled due to bad weather, and you cannot go on another day or time, you will be issued a refund by Tours of Key West.
Where can I park my car?
If required, parking instructions for the Miami to Key West Day Trip will be included in your confirmation email.
Where is the meeting point for this activity?
Detailed check-in instructions – including meeting point address, Google map, and parking information – for Miami to Key West Day Trip will be included in your confirmation email from Tours of Key West. Please be sure to double and triple check your email address is correct at checkout so this important email makes its way to you!
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