12 days in Florida Itinerary

12 days in Florida Itinerary

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Pensacola Beach
— 1 night
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Key West
— 2 nights
3
Big Pine Key
— 1 night
4
Key Largo
— 2 nights
5
Miami Beach
— 1 night
6
Orlando
— 1 night

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Pensacola Beach

Pensacola Beach ©
Pensacola Beach is an unincorporated community located on Santa Rosa Island, a barrier island, in Escambia County, Florida, United States. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Gulf Islands National Seashore and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Navarre Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Pensacola Beach tour itinerary builder website.

San Bernardino to Pensacola Beach is an approximately 10-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from San Bernardino to Pensacola Beach, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Bernardino in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Pensacola Beach, with lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Pensacola Beach

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Navarre Beach
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Navarre Beach ©
Navarre Beach
Gulf Islands National Seashore ©
Gulf Islands National Seashore

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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.
Visiting Fort Zachary Taylor and Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory will get you outdoors. Appreciate the collections at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Alan S. Maltz Gallery. Spend the 10th (Wed) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, view the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Key West journey site.

Fly from Pensacola Beach to Key West in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Pensacola Beach to Key West, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Key West can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park

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Big Pine Key

Big Pine Key ©
Big Pine Key is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Florida, United States, on an island of the same name in the Florida Keys. On the 11th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge, get a taste of the local shopping with Artists in Paradise Gallery, and then kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Big Pine Key trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Key West to Big Pine Key takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in July, and nighttime lows around 81°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Key Largo.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Artists in Paradise Gallery ©
Artists in Paradise Gallery

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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 12th (Fri), see the vivid underwater world at Spiegel Grove, identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On your second day here, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then take in the exciting artwork at Lobster Trap Art Gift Shop and Gallery.

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Traveling by car from Big Pine Key to Key Largo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Big Pine Key in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 76°F in Key Largo. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Islamorada
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©

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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 14th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, then take a stroll through Lincoln Road, and finally take a stroll through Collins Avenue.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Miami Beach road trip website.

Traveling by car from Key Largo to Miami Beach takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks
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Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
South Beach ©
South Beach
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

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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.
On the 15th (Mon), try out the rides at Discovery Cove.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Orlando road trip planner.

Getting from Miami Beach to Orlando by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks
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Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove

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