15 days in Florida & San Francisco Itinerary

15 days in Florida & San Francisco Itinerary

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15 days in Florida & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + bus + taxi:  14​h 45​min
1
Marco Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Sanibel Island
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h
3
Key West
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
4
Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Key Largo
— 2 nights
+2
shuttle + Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
6
Amelia Island
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  8​h 45​min
7
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: London

1
night
Marco Island

Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in the waterfront at Goodland Boating Park - Collier County, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Otter Mound Preserve, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then make a trip to Marco Island Center for the Arts, and finally get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

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London, UK to Marco Island is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight, bus, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Marco Island. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from London in November: high temperatures in Marco Island hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Marco Island

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Speed Boats Tours
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Speed Boats Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

2
nights
Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island ©
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
On the 8th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bowman's Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Lovers Key State Park and then stroll through Fort Myers Beach.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sanibel Island road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Marco Island to Sanibel Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in November, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Fort Myers Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bowman's Beach ©
Bowman's Beach
Fort Myers Beach ©
Fort Myers Beach

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then view the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends, then explore the galleries of Truman Little White House, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Fort Zachary Taylor.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Key West trip itinerary planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Sanibel Island to Key West in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Sanibel Island in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Key West, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

#Outdoors, #Historic Sites, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach, then identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and then admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, and then take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Marathon trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Marathon are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach

2
nights
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 13th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then immerse yourself in nature at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, then take an in-depth tour of History of Diving Museum, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Key Largo trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key Largo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Key Largo are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Amelia Island.

Things to do in Key Largo

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Parks

Side Trip

Islamorada
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park ©

1
night
Amelia Island

Amelia Island ©
The southernmost Sea Island off the coast of Florida, Amelia Island takes its name from Princess Amelia of England.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): play a few rounds at Amelia River Golf Club, contemplate the waterfront views at Egan's Creek Park, then admire the majestic nature at Fort Clinch State Park, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Amelia SanJon Gallery.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Amelia Island trip itinerary planning website .

You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi from Key Largo to Amelia Island in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Key Largo in November: high temperatures in Amelia Island hover around 27°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Amelia Island

#Golf, #Outdoors, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
Amelia River Golf Club ©
Amelia River Golf Club
Fort Clinch State Park ©
Fort Clinch State Park
Egan's Creek Park ©
Egan's Creek Park

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Step out of San Francisco to go to Mill Valley and see Muir Woods National Monument, which is approximately 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, and get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Steps.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco route planning site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Amelia Island to San Francisco takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and subway; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Amelia Island in November, expect San Francisco to be a bit cooler, temps between 20°C and 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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