10 days in Sarasota, Chattanooga & Lafayette Itinerary

10 days in Sarasota, Chattanooga & Lafayette Itinerary

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Sarasota
— 4 nights
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Chattanooga
— 4 nights
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Lafayette
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Sarasota

Sarasota ©
Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. Bring the kids along to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Kayaking & Canoeing. Get out of town with these interesting Sarasota side-trips: Saint Pete Beach (in St. Pete Beach), Clearwater Beach (in Clearwater) and Sunshine Skyway Bridge (in Tampa). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Siesta Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Siesta Key Rum, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Sarasota tour planner.

Indianapolis to Sarasota is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, subway, and taxi. When traveling from Indianapolis in April, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Sarasota: temperatures range from 83°F by day to 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Sarasota

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay ©
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
Clearwater Beach ©
Clearwater Beach

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Chattanooga

Chattanooga ©

Dynamo of Dixie

Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
Bring the kids along to Ruby Falls and Lookout Mountain. Take a break from Chattanooga with a short trip to Cloudland Canyon State Park in Rising Fawn, about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: meet the residents at Tennessee Aquarium, ponder the design of Coolidge Park, test your team's savvy at Escape Experience - Chattanooga Escape Room Games, and witness the site of a historic battle at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Chattanooga vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Sarasota to Chattanooga in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and subway. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Sarasota in April, with highs in Chattanooga at 74°F and lows at 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Lafayette.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Tennessee Aquarium ©
Tennessee Aquarium
Ruby Falls ©
Ruby Falls

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Lafayette

Lafayette ©
Lafayette is a city in and the county seat of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States, located 63mi northwest of Indianapolis and 105mi southeast of Chicago. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): experience rural life at The Farm at Prophetstown, admire the masterpieces at Haan Museum Sculpture Garden, then meet the residents at Columbian Park Zoo, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Lafayette trip planning site.

You can drive from Chattanooga to Lafayette in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Chattanooga in April, expect Lafayette to be a bit cooler, temps between 61°F and 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Lafayette

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trip

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Columbian Park Zoo ©
Columbian Park Zoo
Room Escape Games
The Farm at Prophetstown ©
The Farm at Prophetstown

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