11 days in Midlothian & Sanibel Island Itinerary

11 days in Midlothian & Sanibel Island Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner

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Make it your trip
Fly to Richmond International Airport, Drive to Midlothian
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Midlothian
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sanibel Island
— 7 nights
Fly

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Midlothian

— 3 nights
Midlothian, Virginia is an unincorporated town in Chesterfield County, Virginia, U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Midlothian: Robert Thomas Carriage Museum and Schwartz Tavern (in Blackstone), High Bridge Trail State Park (in Green Bay) and Shirley Plantation (in Charles City). There's still lots to do: get to know the resident critters at Metro Richmond Zoo, walk around Robious Landing Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Chadwick & Son Orchids, and take in the history at Sailor's Creek Battlefield Historical State Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Midlothian road trip planning tool.

New York City to Midlothian is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from New York City in April, you will find days in Midlothian are somewhat warmer (69°F), and nights are about the same (48°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Midlothian

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Sanibel Island

— 7 nights
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
Explore Sanibel Island's surroundings by going to Bonita Springs (Golf Safari Mini Golf, Bonita Springs Public Beach, &more) and Wicked Dolphin Rum Distillery (in Cape Coral). And it doesn't end there: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for all kinds of wild species at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge, don't miss a visit to Periwinkle Way, and admire all the interesting features of Sanibel Causeway.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Sanibel Island trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Midlothian to Sanibel Island in 14 hours. In April, Sanibel Island is a bit warmer than Midlothian - with highs of 87°F and lows of 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips