Florida Keys Activity Guide

If you are going to enjoy a stay in the Florida Keys, either in our vacation homes on Key Colony Beach or Marathon Key, please check out the great activities that the Florida Keys can offer you and things to do in Marathon, FL. Discover amazing beaches and parks, find the best places for all your boating needs, explore on the water with a fun kayak rental or take everyone for a bike ride on the beach. No matter what you decide the Florida Keys is home to some truly wondrous attractions and fun activities for the whole family. Check out the list below for some of our suggestions on what to do while on your Florida Keys vacation.

Discounts on Scuba, Boat Rentals, Charters and More!

Coco Plum Vacation Rentals partners with several of the local businesses throughout the Florida Keys. Mention that you were referred by us to receive discounted rates on a variety of services.

Fantasy Fest

October 23 to Nov 1, Annually - Fantasy Fest is a yearly 10-day party in a tropical paradise for grown-ups. Started in 1979 by a small group of Key West locals, the party was designed to bring visitors to the island in what was a typically quiet, but beautiful season. It worked. Fantasy Fest has grown every year since and is now one of the wildest extravaganzas around!

Beaches and Parks

When on your Florida Keys vacation make sure to spend some time at the amazing parks and beaches available to you. Marathon boasts some of the nicest beaches and parks in the Florida Keys. From Bahia Honda to Sombrero Beach, Marathon and the Florida Keys have a beach that is perfect for you. Beaches aren`t the only thing that the Florida Keys is famous for. Discover, explore, and enjoy a beautiful day with the family in one of our many inland parks like Oceanfront or Marathon Community Park. Below is a list of the top beaches and parks found where you`ll be staying in the Florida Keys.

Boat Ramps and Trailer Storage

Boat ramps and trailer storage for your Marathon and Key Colony Beach vacation.

Bike and Kayak Rentals

The best places to rent bikes and kayaks in the Marathon and Key Colony Beach areas.

Florida Keys Boat Rentals

View our boat rental partners in the Marathon and Key Colony Beach area of the Florida Keys.

Florida Keys Attractions

While on your vacation to the Florida Keys make sure to check out some of the great local activities unique to the area. Go swimming with dolphins, visit the Museum of Natural History at Crane Point Hammock, or go on a wakeboarding adventure, the Keys have something for everyone in the family. Visit the Turtle Hospital for an informative tour about one of Floridas oldest living residents, and then discover some of the worlds most bizarre and amazing oddities at Ripley`s Believe It or Not. The Florida Keys is a great place for family fun and adventure. Whether it`s on the water, under the water, or on dry land, your Florida Keys vacation adventures are sure to be fun for everyone.

Cabana Beach Club

Private club with private beach, pool, bar and grill, and games for the whole family. Discover everything the Cabana Beach Club in Marathon, Florida has to offer.


Find where to snorkel in the Florida Keys, Marathon and Key Colony Beach. Take the whole family with you and discover why the Florida Keys is one of the most popular snorkeling destinations in the world. With the largest barrier reef in the world just off the coast, you can immerse yourself in a world under the sea filled with unique creatures and amazing colors. Let us be your guide and help you plan the perfect trip so you can see the unique beauty and splendor found underwater in the Florida Keys.


Here are some Florida Keys churches and places of worship for you to consider while on your trip here. Contact us to book your vacation home and we`ll help you find a great option that is conveniently located near all of your favorite things to do.

Restaurants and Food

Where to eat in the Florida Keys from sushi and seafood to key lime pie and pizza, we got you covered. Plus tips from Coco Plum locals on the best spots for specials and Happy Hours!

Diving Sites & Shops in the Florida Keys

Whether you are looking for colorful reefs teeming with life and gigantic groupers lazing on the sandy bottom of the sea, or want to explore some of the iconic shipwrecks in the area. It doesn`t matter which, the best dive sites in the Florida Keys have something for every diver. From novices to experts the Florida Keys is one of the most amazing places in the world to go Scuba Diving. With the largest barrier reef in the world right off the coast, historical shipwrecks covered in life, and sea creatures of all shapes and sizes, you are in for the adventure of a lifetime while scuba diving in the Florida Keys. Discover some of the top Scuba Diving sites in the area and learn where you can go for all of your scuba equipment needs.

Wet Slip Rentals

Coco Plum Vacation Rentals suggest boat slip and dock rentals in Marathon and Key Colony Beach, Florida Keys

Fishing Charters

Fishing and the Florida Keys are almost always mentioned in the same sentence. Nowhere else in the US can you enjoy so many varieties of fishing as in the Florida Keys. From backwater flyfishing, sports fishing for sailfish, or hooking your first Marlin, the Florida Keys has something for every angler. Whether it is your first time or you`re an old pro, we want to help you get out on the water and go fishing. Let our trusted Key Colony and Marathon Beach fishing contractors take you out for a wonderful day on the water you`re sure to never forget.

Fishing Licenses

What you need to know about getting a fishing license in the Florida Keys.

Fishing Regulations

Everything you need to know about Florida Keys fishing regulations from the FWC.

Florida Keys Weddings

The Florida Keys are the perfect location to exchange your marriage vows. The Florida Keys can give you the Caribbean Island wedding experience without having to leave the USA. We have many fabulous beach locations from which to have your wedding. Coco Plum Rentals will assist you in selecting a reputable wedding planner.

Fort Jefferson~Dry Tortugas

A thrill of a lifetime trip to Fort Jefferson via Key West Seaplane Adventures, where you`ll enjoy a low altitude sightseeing flight that you won`t forget. After landing on the water and beaching the airplane on the beach, you can visit this historic place in Dry Tortugas National Park where a guided tour of Fort Jefferson with an on-island guide is available or just enjoy the beautiful beaches and explore all that the park offers.


Where to golf in the Florida Keys, Marathon, Key Colony Beach, Duck Key area.

Marine Sanctuary

The Florida Keys have one of the worlds largest marine sanctuaries. Come visit this amazing marine life sanctuary while on your vacation in the Florida Keys.


Preserve your Florida Keys Vacation memories for a lifetime with local professional photographer Sam Kennedy. Coco Plum will assist you in coordinating to have Sam spend an hour with your group taking unlimted photos and then giving you the CD of those precious memories.