Key West Florida Visitor and Travel Information

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Key West Florida

Many motorists vacation travel on U.S. Highway 1 or the "Overseas Highway" in less than four hours from Miami. However, drivers should allow time to experience the natural beauty of the ever-changing scenery of the seas and wilderness bordering the roadway, and the magnificent sunrises and sunsets. Daily flights by a handful of major airlines also bring in many vacationers from all over the world. The airlines that service Key West are Delta, American, US Air, Cape Air, and Continental. For most every air traveler, you will change to a smaller plane in South Florida, for the final leg to Key West. If you fly during daylight, the view of the Florida Keys is breathtaking. 

Duval Street in Key West 

The place to be day or night in Key West is Duval Street, there is so much to do that you could spend two days here alone. Whether it's shopping, dining, or dancing the night away this where you'll find what you're looking for. Stretching from the Atlantic Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico, Duval Street is considered the longest street in the United States;) Galleries, shops, restaurants and bars make up the scenery on Key West's main street which can be seen from either the Key West Trolley Tours or Key West Conch Tour Trains. At the southwest end is the southernmost point in the continental Untied States. It is also dotted with Cuban cigar, and road side daiquiri stands and beer bars. The northwest end is the more famous party place with Mallory Square and all the best known bars.

Key West Night Life

At night, Duval is a carnival that lasts until dawn, similar to Bourbon Street. It is home to such famous name bars as Sloppy Joe's (where this web cam is located), Hog's Breath Saloon, and The Bull and Whistle, a three story night spot with Adam and Eve's on the rooftop. You'll also find Rick's Cafe, which sometimes has karaoke, Irish Kevin's bar, that has a live interactive entertainer most nights. The bars are as rich in history here as the town itself. With all the restaurants, bars and gift shops galore, Duval Street is alive and pulses with activity. 

Duval Street Shopping and Dinning

During the day Duval Street is a prime people watching spot and the place to spend your day on land while in Key West. They have many places that provide outside dining, from specific sidewalk cafes to places like the Hard Rock Cafe which offers spectacular sights inside, with all the rock memorabilia on the walls, and a garden like terrace for outside dining. For great seafood try Captain Marios', Jack's Seafood Shack, Ocean Key House, Bill Fish House or Red Fish Blue Fish. The original Jimmy Buffet Margaritaville Cafe and souvenir gift shop are also there. You can find t-shirts, huge embroidered beach towels, original art, Christmas ornaments and anything and everything you can think of with a shell on it. Most stores are open daily from 9am-9pm.

Key West Oceanfront and Beach Watersports

For water activities, attractions, and things to do you can find everything you could ever want while you’re on your Key West vacation. There are many watersports rental locations to choose from. They can accommodate your watersport recreation needs with party boats for private rental or for your romantic Key West wedding. They also have jet skis, speed boats, kayaks, wave runners, parasail, snorkeling, sunset sails, booze cruise, boat rentals and island tours.

While on your Key West and the Florida Keys Vacation, you can enjoy a romantic sunset sail with your loved one, parasail above our tropical waters, snorkel the reef, kayak or snorkel the pristine waters and swim with tropical marine life. With so many options to choose from, let Key West make your vacation one that you will never forget.

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