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Hotspots for a Coastal Florida Drive

By Car



The scenic roads will cover a series of bridges and islands on U.S. Highway.  The longest bridge is the Seven Mile bridge.   From Miami, the drive will take 3 hours. Major sightseeing stops in the Keys: Key Largo Isla Morada Marathon Bay Pine Key Key West Key Largo Key Largo is the first and Northernmost of the Florida Keys.  It is home to tropical hardwoods, winding creeks, two state parks, and botanical gardens. Visitors enjoy snorkeling, an underwater hotel, sport fishing, eco-tours, beaches, as well as on shore nature attractions. Isla Morada Isla Morada sits between the saltwater wilderness of the Everglades National Park and the Florida Strait.   It is made up of six islands.  The area is known for saltwater fly fishing and backcountry sportsfishing. Sightseeing Highlights: Long Key State Park Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park Indian Key Historic State Park Lignumvitae Key Botanical State Park Marathon    Marathon is a 10-mile-long family-oriented island commu…