12 days in Florida Itinerary

12 days in Florida Itinerary

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12 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  13​h
1
Miami Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Key Largo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Key West
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 30​min
4
Marco Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Milan

1
night
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 15th (Thu), kick back and relax at South Beach.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Miami Beach planning tool .

Milan, Italy to Miami Beach is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Milan to Miami Beach. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Milan in August: high temperatures in Miami Beach hover around 38°C and lows are around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Miami
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Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

2
nights
Key Largo

Key Largo ©
The northernmost island of the Florida Keys, Key Largo provides stunning scenery, a number of watersports opportunities, and plenty of areas to relax on vacation.
On the 17th (Sat), take a memorable tour with Tours, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Island Dolphin Care, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): cast your line with a fishing tour, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Key Largo online trip builder .

You can drive from Miami Beach to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Key Largo

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

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Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, make a trip to Florida Keys Historical Military Memorial, then take a leisurely stroll along Mallory Square, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Keep things going the next day: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Key West trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Key Largo to Key West takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Key West, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Marco Island.

Things to do in Key West

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

1
night
Marco Island

Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Marco Island online journey planner .

You can ride a ferry from Key West to Marco Island in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Key West in August, Marco Island is slightly colder at night with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Marco Island

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Parasailing & Paragliding
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

4
nights
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.
Have a day of magic on the 22nd (Thu) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 24th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort, discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and pause for some serene contemplation at Resurrection Catholic Church.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Orlando tour planner .

You can drive from Marco Island to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Orlando can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Historic Sites Nightlife

Side Trip

Resurrection Catholic Church
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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