11 days in Florida Itinerary

11 days in Florida Itinerary

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11 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  6​h
1
Key West
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Marathon
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + shuttle:  6​h
3
Daytona Beach
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
4
St. Augustine
— 3 nights
+3
bus + taxi + Fly + bus:  8​h 15​min
End: New York City

2
nights
Key West

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center and Fort Zachary Taylor. Kids will appreciate attractions like Key West Shipwreck Treasure Museum and Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Fort East Martello Museum, steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and fly like a bird with Sebago Key West.

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New York City to Key West is an approximately 6-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in December, things will get much hotter in Key West: highs are around 79°F and lows about 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can catcht the bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center ©
Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center
Fort East Martello Museum ©
Fort East Martello Museum
Key West Shipwreck Treasure Museum ©
Key West Shipwreck Treasure Museum

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): examine the collection at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, then stroll through Bahia Honda State Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sombrero Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Marathon itinerary planner .

You can take a bus from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Daytona Beach.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

2
nights
Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach ©
The iconic seaside destination of Daytona Beach once supported sugar mill plantations, but now entertains up to 8 million visitors a year.
On the 31st (Thu), examine the collection at MOAS - Museum of Arts and Sciences, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Marine Science Center, and then enjoy the sea views from Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Beach at Daytona Beach and then take an in-depth tour of Halifax Historical Museum.

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Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Marathon to Daytona Beach takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Marathon in December: high temperatures in Daytona Beach hover around 75°F and lows are around 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Daytona Beach

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Ponce Inlet
Highlights from your plan
MOAS - Museum of Arts and Sciences ©
MOAS - Museum of Arts and Sciences
Marine Science Center ©
Marine Science Center

3
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
SAINT AUGUSTINE | PONTE VEDRA on Florida's Historic Coast The Nation's oldest city (est. Bring the kids along to Atlantic Beach and St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum. Let the collections at Spanish Military Hospital Museum and Old Florida Museum capture your imagination. Step out of St. Augustine to go to Jacksonville and see Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park, which is approximately 58 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at First Colony, enjoy the sand and surf at St. Augustine Beach, and browse the exhibits of St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc..

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our St. Augustine trip itinerary tool .

You can take a bus from Daytona Beach to St. Augustine in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In January in St. Augustine, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Jacksonville
Highlights from your plan
Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park ©
Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park
Old Florida Museum ©
Old Florida Museum
Spanish Military Hospital Museum ©

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