Located mainly on Vaca, Fat Deer, and Grassy Key,
Marathon is a 10- mile-long family-oriented island
community rooted in a heritage of fishing. Marathon,
Florida reflects the old-Keys lifestyle that
residents and visitors enjoy so much.
Spanning from Key Vaca to Sunshine Key is the most
noted attraction in Marathon, Florida. The Seven
Mile Bridge is one of the longest segmental bridges
in the world.
Throughout the region environmental attractions
provide visitors opportunities to swim with
dolphins, pet an iguana, explore a hardwood hammock
and rain forest, stroll white sand beaches and enjoy
a various number of water sports activities.
World-class sport fishing is available offshore, on
the reef and flats, along the bridges and in nearby
Everglades National Park. Snorkel and scuba dive
excursions can fulfill most divers' appetites, while
kayak lovers can paddle through the solitude of
If you choose Marathon, Florida as you next vacation
destination, you won’t regret cause you will find
many recreational and entertaining possibilities
there. You can charter a sailboat, play golf and
tennis, assist to a play at the theater and then
finish ideally your day dining in one of the many
The exotic islands of Marathon, Florida are prepared
to offer you more fun and interesting things to do.
You will have the opportunity to tool around on
mopeds, visit a sea turtle hospital, take water-taxi
tours and visit a traveling pirate museum.
Marathon Hotels recommends Marathon, Florida as a
perfect destination to be considered when planning
the next vacation.