17 days in Florida Itinerary

17 days in Florida Itinerary

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17 days in Florida Itinerary

Hamburg
Fly:  14​h 45​min
Orlando
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
St. Augustine
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h 30​min
Key West
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
Islamorada
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
Hamburg

4
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 9th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 10th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort and discover the magic at Magic Kingdom Park.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando vacation planner.

Hamburg, Germany to Orlando is an approximately 15-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Hamburg to Orlando due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hamburg in November, expect Orlando to be much hotter, temps between 29°C and 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

2
days
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): see the interesting displays at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, make a trip to St. George Street, then explore and take pictures at Flagler College, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at St. Augustine Distillery. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, kick back and relax at St. Augustine Beach, and then stop by Market To Market.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read St. Augustine travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Orlando to St. Augustine takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Orlando in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in St. Augustine: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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St. Augustine Distillery ©
St. Augustine Distillery
Flagler College
Flagler College

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Dry Tortugas National Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Key West trip builder.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from St. Augustine to Key West in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In November, Key West is a bit warmer than St. Augustine - with highs of 31°C and lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

3
days
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Step off the beaten path and head to The Turtle Hospital and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park, take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge, enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Marathon trip builder.

Drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
The Turtle Hospital
The Turtle Hospital
Seven Mile Bridge ©
Seven Mile Bridge

2
days
Islamorada

Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Old Road Gallery. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Takedown Charters, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Islamorada custom trip planner.

You can drive from Marathon to Islamorada in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Islamorada can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling

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