13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sarasota
1
Sarasota
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
2
Madeira Beach
— 7 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Tampa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Punta Gorda
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Sarasota

1
day
Sarasota

Sarasota ©
Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then kick back and relax at Siesta Beach.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Sarasota sightseeing planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Sarasota. In July, daytime highs in Sarasota are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Madeira Beach.

Things to do in Sarasota

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Siesta Beach
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Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing
Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium ©

7
nights
Madeira Beach

Madeira Beach ©
Connected to the mainland by a causeway, Madeira Beach sits perched along the Gulf of Mexico.
Gators Parasail has been added to your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Seaside Seabird Sanctuary and Vinoy Park. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Saint Pete Beach, take in the waterfront at John's Pass Village & Boardwalk, contemplate the long history of Pinellas County Heritage Village, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Madeira Beach using our trip planner.

You can drive from Sarasota to Madeira Beach in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Tampa.

Things to do in Madeira Beach

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

St. Petersburg, St. Pete Beach, Indian Shores, Pinellas County Heritage Village, Lake Seminole Park
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Gators Parasail ©
Gators Parasail
Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach

2
nights
Tampa

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
You've now added Sunshine Skyway Bridge to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the activities along Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park and then take in the views from Sunshine Skyway Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Bayshore Boulevard, then see the interesting displays at The Dali Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Henry B. Plant Museum, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Tampa Riverwalk.

To find out how to plan a trip to Tampa, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Madeira Beach to Tampa in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Tampa are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Punta Gorda.

Things to do in Tampa

Outdoors Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

The Dali Museum
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Room Escape Games
Sunshine Skyway Bridge ©
Sunshine Skyway Bridge

3
nights
Punta Gorda

Punta Gorda ©
Punta Gorda is a city in Charlotte County, Florida, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Stump Pass Beach State Park and Englewood Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Boca Grande Beach (in Boca Grande) and Wicked Dolphin Rum Distillery (in Cape Coral). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Muscle Car City Museum, sample the fine beverages at Alligator Bay Distillers, take in the waterfront activity at Fishermen's Village, and get your game on at Escape Rooms Unlocked.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Punta Gorda tour planner .

Traveling by car from Tampa to Punta Gorda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in August, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Punta Gorda

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Englewood, Shell Factory & Nature Park, Boca Grande Beach, Wicked Dolphin Rum Distillery
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Stump Pass Beach State Park ©
Stump Pass Beach State Park
Muscle Car City Museum ©
Muscle Car City Museum
Fishermen's Village ©
Fishermen's Village

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