13 days in Macon & Everglades National Park Itinerary

13 days in Macon & Everglades National Park Itinerary

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Macon
— 2 nights
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Everglades National Park
— 10 nights
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Macon

— 2 nights
Macon is a city located in the state of Georgia, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Macon: High Falls State Park (in Jackson) and Noah's Ark Rehabilitation Center (in Locust Grove).

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Macon tour app.

Atlanta to Macon is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to fly to Everglades National Park.

Things to do in Macon

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Everglades National Park

— 10 nights

Largest Subtropical Wilderness in the United States

A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S. Overflow from Lake Okeechobee into the Florida Bay formed these wetlands, which are home to manatees, American crocodiles, Florida panthers, and an array of wading birds, land birds, and birds of prey.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Everglades National Park: Ochopee (Loop Road & Big Cypress National Preserve). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Anhinga Trail, take in the waterfront at West Lake Trail, get outside with Osceola panthers, and explore the activities along Mrazek Pond.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Everglades National Park trip website.

Fly from Macon to Everglades National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Macon in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Everglades National Park, with lows around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips