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The Overseas Highway, Key West
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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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  • It is a bit of a drive from Miami to the Keys but you have to do the overseas highway at least once! Beautiful views and a fun experience. 
  • As the only road in and out of the Keys, you don't have many options, but the trip is interesting. Lots of things to see and do in the quirky towns along the way. Plus, you can visit a state park like...  more »
  • This was a nice part of our trip to Key West, so glad we were able to return after 35 years. A good experience for everyone.