5 days in Florida Itinerary

5 days in Florida Itinerary

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5 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Norfolk
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Everglades City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Marathon
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Norfolk

1
night
Everglades City

Everglades City is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, of which it is the former county seat. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): trek along Kirby Storter Roadside Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Everglades City trip itinerary builder .

Norfolk to Everglades City is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or drive. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Norfolk in December; daily highs in Everglades City reach 80°F and lows reach 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Everglades City

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Kirby Storter Roadside Park, Waterskiing & Jetskiing
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Kirby Storter Roadside Park ©
Kirby Storter Roadside Park
Speed Boats Tours

3
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center and The Turtle Hospital. Step out of Marathon to go to Islamorada and see Fishing Charters & Tours, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park, stroll through Sombrero Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Marathon trip tool .

Traveling by car from Everglades City to Marathon takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Everglades City in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Marathon, with lows of 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marathon

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, Bahia Honda State Park
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The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

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