12 days in Arkansas & Florida Itinerary

12 days in Arkansas & Florida Itinerary

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Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Fly
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Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly
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Miami
— 2 nights
Fly
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Key West
— 3 nights
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Eureka Springs

Little Switzerland of America

Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
On the 26th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, then get a taste of the local shopping with Zarks Fine Design Gallery, and then appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, explore the world behind art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and then trek along Slaughter Pen Hollow Multi-Use Trail System.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Eureka Springs trip itinerary website.

Cedar Rapids to Eureka Springs is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cedar Rapids in April: high temperatures in Eureka Springs hover around 68°F and lows are around 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Orlando.

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Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

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Orlando

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort, get in on the family fun at SeaWorld, try out the rides at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and make a trip to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando planning website.

Getting from Eureka Springs to Orlando by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Eureka Springs to Orlando, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Eureka Springs in April, with highs in Orlando at 84°F and lows at 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

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Miami

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 2nd (Sat), admire the masterpieces at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, then visit Art Deco Historic District, then kick back and relax at South Beach, and finally take a stroll through Lincoln Road. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, then examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, and finally enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Miami road trip site.

You can fly from Orlando to Miami in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. May in Miami sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Key West

Conch Republic

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.
Key West is known for wildlife, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, make a trip to Duval Street, take in the exciting artwork at Alan S. Maltz Gallery, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Key West trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Miami to Key West takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Key West are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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