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The Overseas Highway, Key West

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Scenic Drive
Experience the sensation of sailing the open seas from the comfort of your own car on The Overseas Highway. The 205 km (128 mi) highway stretches from mainland Florida, carrying U.S. 1 through the Florida Keys on a series of overseas bridges. Roll the windows down and enjoy the breathtaking scenery of vibrant blue water and clear skies. Stop along the way for a snack or a dip in the ocean at one of the many picturesque seaside villages. Don’t miss the famous Seven Mile Bridge in the city of Marathon, one of the longest segmental bridges in the world. Put The Overseas Highway into our Key West trip itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Key West.
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  • You'll cross this bridge if you are driving to key west. The walking bridge is under construction so I'm. It sure how easy it is to walk it.  more »
  • Really need a sunny clear day to truly enjoy the ride on the Overseas Highway. We had a totally overcast day with some drizzle. So didn't inspire taking the camera out or stopping to observe.  more »
  • One of the most scenic beautiful stretches of road ever lots of pull offs and beautiful water you never know what you could spy in the water  more »