13 days in Florida Itinerary

13 days in Florida Itinerary

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13 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Key West
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Marathon
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  4​h
3
Sanibel Island
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
St. Augustine
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
5
Panama City Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Pensacola
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: London

3
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. Head to Alan S. Maltz Gallery and 7 Artists & Friendsfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, and immerse yourself in nature at Fort Zachary Taylor.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Key West trip planner .

Bournemouth, UK to Key West is an approximately 16-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bournemouth in July: highs in Key West hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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1
night
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 26th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sombrero Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and finally take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Marathon trip itinerary app .

Take a bus from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. July in Marathon sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Wildlife Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach

1
night
Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island ©
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge and then kick back and relax at Bowman's Beach.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Sanibel Island online itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Marathon to Sanibel Island takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Marathon in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 28°C in Sanibel Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

Parks Wildlife Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Bowman's Beach ©
Bowman's Beach

2
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
SAINT AUGUSTINE | PONTE VEDRA on Florida's Historic Coast The Nation's oldest city (est. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, enjoy the sea views from St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, and finally examine the collection at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): stroll through St. Augustine Beach, then examine the collection at Lightner Museum, and then sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our St. Augustine trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Sanibel Island to St. Augustine takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. In July in St. Augustine, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine ©
Lightner Museum ©
Lightner Museum
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach

1
night
Panama City Beach

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then kick back and relax at Panama City Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Panama City Beach trip itinerary planner.

Drive from St. Augustine to Panama City Beach in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. In July in Panama City Beach, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Pensacola.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Swim with Dolphins
Panama City Beach ©
Panama City Beach

3
nights
Pensacola

Surrounded on three sides by water, Pensacola offers access to white-sand beaches and emerald-green ocean unspoiled by large resorts.
We've included these beaches for you: Pensacola Beach and Orange Beach Waterfront Park. Get some cultural insight at National Naval Aviation Museum and Foley Railroad Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pensacola: Orange Beach (Fishing Charters & Tours & Parasailing & Paragliding). It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Uncle Sandy's Macaw Bird Park and look for gifts at Joe Patti's Seafood Company.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Pensacola tour planning app .

Getting from Panama City Beach to Pensacola by car takes about 2.5 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July in Pensacola, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pensacola

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Orange Beach, Pensacola Beach, Foley Railroad Museum
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
National Naval Aviation Museum ©
National Naval Aviation Museum

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