12 days in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando & Miami Itinerary

12 days in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando & Miami Itinerary

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12 days in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando & Miami Itinerary

Start: Curitiba
ferry:  3​h 30​min
1
Fort Lauderdale
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Orlando
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Miami
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Curitiba

3
nights
Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale ©
Known as the "Venice of America" because of its extensive network of navigable waterways, Fort Lauderdale welcomes over 10 million annual visitors, most of them attracted by the city's popular beaches and marinas.
The Field Irish Pub & Eatery has been added to your itinerary. Do your shopping at Sawgrass Mills and Worth Avenue. It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Lauderdale Beach.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Fort Lauderdale trip builder website .

Curitiba, Brazil to Fort Lauderdale is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight, tram, and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Curitiba to Fort Lauderdale. In December, daily temperatures in Fort Lauderdale can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Orlando.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Shopping Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Worth Avenue, Sawgrass Mills
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Sawgrass Mills ©
Sawgrass Mills
Worth Avenue ©
Worth Avenue
Fort Lauderdale Beach ©
Fort Lauderdale Beach

6
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.
Pack the 22nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 25th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's more to do: make an unforgettable trip to Disney's Animal Kingdom.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Orlando trip planner .

Traveling by car from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in December, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Orlando. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Disney's Animal Kingdom ©
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

2
nights
Miami

Miami ©
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 26th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, take a stroll through Collins Avenue, then take a stroll through Lincoln Road, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Ocean Drive.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Miami road trip planner.

You can drive from Orlando to Miami in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Miami when traveling from Orlando in December, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Neighborhoods Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Miami Beach
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Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
South Beach ©
South Beach

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