Explore Key West
A saucy, southernmost, subtropical paradise, Key West is close to perfect, but far from normal. Its unique divergence of tropical, year-round temperatures, picturesque architecture and an "anything goes" atmosphere attracts artists, writers, treasure divers, enthusiast anglers and everyday life escapees. From action-packed adventures to low-key relaxation, Key West is the perfect destination to vacation at your own pace and in your own style.
The funkiest island in the Florida Keys, Key West is a unique blend of natural beauty, artistry and cultural diversity. Lying just 90 miles from Cuba, this island city is famous for water sports, lively nightlife, amazing coral reefs and historic sites. Known for its live-and-let-live attitude, year-round tropical climate and never-ending happy hour, visitors to Key West will soon discover, you can be yourself, find yourself or re-invent yourself — it’s the ultimate fun getaway.
- Sunset Slide 1 of 3: At day's end, experience a spectacular sunset along a beautiful beach, on a catamaran or with locals at Mallory Square.
- Key West Marina Slide 2 of 3:
With miles of shoreline and water as far as the eye can see, Key West is home to a wide array of deep-water marinas.
- Fort Jefferson Slide 3 of 3: Once a prison during the Civil War, this historic island fort is now a museum.
Jump on the popular Conch Train to view all Key West’s local attractions. Visit the Hemingway House, where Ernest Hemingway lived and worked throughout the 1930s, or stop by Old Mallory Square to watch musicians, jugglers and fire-eaters perform at sunset. At night, local streets are filled with legendary pubs, world-class restaurants and sidewalk cafes that come alive with entertainment.
Home to North America’s only living-coral barrier reef, the Florida Keys offer spectacular dive-snorkel sites with amazing shipwrecks and intricate coral formations. Test the waters and your skills on a fishing charter boat for prized game fish, or simply cast a line by the shore while watching the outgoing tide.
For an authentic Florida Keys experience, make time to hang out with the locals. From charter boat captains and artists to chefs and treasure seekers, the insights these creative and unusual residents offer is what makes this destination so unique.
Take a bit of Key West home with you. Shop for everything from artisan-made sandals and jewelry to handcrafted fishing gear and saltwater taffy. Don’t miss Duval Street, one of the most energetic strips of shops, bars and cafes around.
Key West’s indigenous cuisine incorporates diverse and delicious influences, with a reliance on an abundant array of fresh seafood. Don’t miss trying samples of Key West pink shrimp, conch fritters and succulent stone crabs. Top it off with key lime pie, and consider bringing home a bottle or two of Key West rum.
Delta Vacations vacation packages include round-trip airfare aboard Delta to Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), Miami International Airport (MIA) or Palm Beach International Airport (PBI). With so many fun cities, beaches and attractions ranging from the Atlantic Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico and south to the Florida Keys, Florida is a great fly/drive destination. We offer car rentals that you can add to your package, giving you the flexibility and convenience to travel when and where you want.