16 days in Florida Itinerary

16 days in Florida Itinerary

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16 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  12​h
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
+2
bus + train + bus:  3​h 15​min
Everglades National Park
— 3 nights
bus:  3​h
Marathon
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Key West
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Amsterdam

2
days
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 26th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Barnacle State Historic Site, then admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, and then wander the streets of Lincoln Road.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Miami Beach trip planner .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Miami Beach is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight, tram, and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, tram, and bus. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in April, with highs in Miami Beach at 34°C and lows at 26°C. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Everglades National Park.

Things to do in Miami Beach

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Miami, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
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South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

3
days
Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park ©
A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
Spend the 1st (Tue) exploring nature at Everglades National Park. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Shark Valley, hike along Gumbo Limbo Trail, and stroll through Anhinga Trail.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Everglades National Park trip planner .

You can take a bus from Miami Beach to Everglades National Park in 3.5 hours. April in Everglades National Park sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

#Parks, #Trails, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Everglades National Park
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Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Everglades National Park ©
Everglades National Park

1
day
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 2nd (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center and then admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Marathon trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by bus from Everglades National Park to Marathon takes 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©

3
days
Key West

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Key West is known for museums, adventure, nightlife, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, and contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West trip maker .

You can drive from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Key West sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 29°C at night. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

5
days
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Pack the 6th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 7th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's much more to do: make an unforgettable trip to Magic Kingdom Park, find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort, take in a show at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and meet the residents at SeaWorld Orlando.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip itinerary website .

You can fly from Key West to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Key West in May, expect little chillier with lows of 24°C in Orlando. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

#Theme Parks, #Nightlife
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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