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The Overseas Highway, Key West
(4.2/5 based on 4,400+ reviews on the web)
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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  • I didn't know I cloud rate a highway but if I would rate anyone this sure is a nice ride with great scenery and good rides!! It was a easy drive to Key West then back on consecutive Saturdays and the ...  more »
  • Flew in to Miami and hit the road, very scenic, beautiful. Recommend flying into Miami, renting a convertible and flying out of key west. 
  • I'm not much for drives, but this piece of Route 1 is absolutely beautiful as it crosses the 7 mile bridge through the Keys. It is best to be a passenger versus the driver so one can really enjoy the ...  more »