5 days in Orlando & Tampa Itinerary

5 days in Orlando & Tampa Itinerary

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5 days in Orlando & Tampa Itinerary

New York City
bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
Orlando
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Tampa
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
New York City

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Beach at Daytona Beach and The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art. Attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and SeaWorld Orlando make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Stetson Mansion in DeLand (about 1 hour away).

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando online trip maker

New York City to Orlando is an approximately 6-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in January, with highs in Orlando at 71°F and lows at 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Tampa.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Stetson Mansion, Beach at Daytona Beach, The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Beach at Daytona Beach ©
Beach at Daytona Beach
SeaWorld Orlando ©
SeaWorld Orlando

2
days
Tampa

Tampa ©
Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
On the 27th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, view the masterpieces at Morean Arts Center, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Saint Pete Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along De Soto National Memorial.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tampa trip site

Traveling by car from Orlando to Tampa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Tampa can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampa

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

St. Petersburg, De Soto National Memorial, Saint Pete Beach
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Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach
De Soto National Memorial
De Soto National Memorial
Museum of Fine Arts
Museum of Fine Arts

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