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7 days The Florida Keys

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Venture into the mesmerizing waters of the Florida Keys aboard our exclusive Florida Keys yacht charter. Located south of Miami, the Florida Keys encompass more than 40 islands, crafting a Florida Keys itinerary that is a mosaic of the best diving and snorkelling spots in the US.

As you embark on this unique private yacht charter in the Florida Keys, you're introduced to North America's only living coral barrier reef. Stretching across 110 miles, the Florida Keys radiate a distinct charm that has made this a top destination for travelers.

Brimming with adventure, sightseeing, and watersports opportunities, the Keys deliver an idyllic yacht charter experience epitomizing luxury and nature's splendor.


  • Beautiful beaches
  • Chic boutiques
  • History and culture
  • Stunning views
  • Vibrant nightlife
  • Wildlife
  • World class restaurants


Day One biscayne bay & south beach

Beach bar in Miami

Embark in Miami and settle into your private yacht charter Florida Keys journey. Cruise around Biscayne Bay and along the Intracoastal Waterway, gliding past stunning celebrity mansions and legendary hotels on Fisher Island, Palm Island and Hibiscus Island. Biscayne Bay National Park is a vast marine reserve, extending to the northernmost Keys with reefs, sandbars and iconic Stiltsville, a group of pastel-coloured, stilted huts, only reachable by yacht. Spend the night in harbour at South Beach with the opportunity to experience the best of vibrant Miami nightlife with some of the best bars and nightclubs to be found.

Day Two the keys

florida keys waterside homes

Cruise south towards the Florida Keys on your luxury Florida Keys yacht charter. Along the way, enjoy a variety of watersports such as waterskiing, wakeboarding and diving. Dolphins are often sighted and there may be the chance to snorkel with these gentle mammals. Anglers will also be delighted by the great fishing - the best catches are found out in the open sea with 600 species populating the waters.

Day Three key largo

palm trees on the beach at sunset

The self-proclaimed dive capital of the world, Key Largo has a wealth of diving and snorkeling opportunities on the huge coral reef. If you wish to explore ashore, there are plenty of activities to enjoy, specifically some excellent golfing plus a wide range of shopping and superb restaurants. Two state parks, a national park plus a national marine sanctuary ensure that Key Largo is a wildlife haven. America’s first underwater park - John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park - provides an amazing array of underwater sea life and colourful coral. As the sun sets, tender out to Indian Key, where you can watch the colours fade from the sky on this stunning natural key.

Day Four key west

wooden pier out to sea

In the early morning, cruise to Key West on your private yacht charter in the Florida Keys. Experience the world-famous Keys hospitality on this tropical island getaway. As the southernmost point in the continental US, Key West boasts clear blue skies and fabulous weather. During the day, enjoy watersports and fishing in the azure waters – and head ashore for golf or to visit the Ernest Hemingway Museum. Once the sun sets - get ready to truly begin your Key West experience. Head to Mallory Square for Sunset Celebrations, an impromptu event that just so happens to take place every day of the week! Mingle with musicians, jugglers, and mime artists as you stroll around past sidewalk cafes, open-air bars and elegant restaurants. This cool, funky vibe is what Key West is all about.

Day Five the marquesas keys

quiet beach with a tender boat pulled up on the shore

Further west, cruise to the tranquil Marquesas Keys, a circular group of ten uninhabited islands, surrounded by pristine waters, home to corals and mangroves. This is a great opportunity to venture out by kayak and explore the fascinating environment up close on your Florida Keys yacht charter. Spend the afternoon with the water toys and diving wrecks and reefs, before relaxing on deck with a cocktail in hand to watch the notoriously breath-taking sunset.

Day Six the keys

key west from the view of a seaplane

Starting the return trip on your curated Florida Keys itinerary, enjoy breakfast al fresco to soak up the stunning scenery. Take time out to stop at some of the smaller Keys that were not visited along the way. Cruise past the Saddlebunch Keys – a group of mesmerising mangrove islands, spot Loggerhead turtles nesting at Coco Plum Beach and consider a visit to Islamorada for the diving museum, state park and dolphin encounters.

Day Seven miami

Miami skyline at sunset

After a leisurely morning cruise, arrive back in the coastal resort of Miami to disembark from your memorable Florida Keys yacht charter. Perhaps conclude your trip with a visit to the Art Deco district of diverse Miami Beach, boasting eclectic architecture and a thriving arts centre.

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