15 days in Florida Itinerary

15 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Key West
— 3 nights
2
Marathon
— 2 nights
3
Islamorada
— 1 night
4
Marco Island
— 2 nights
5
Sanibel Island
— 1 night
6
St. Augustine
— 3 nights
7
Amelia Island
— 2 nights

3
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum and Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Spend the 17th (Sun) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Key West travel planning app.

Manchester, UK to Key West is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Traveling from Manchester in May, expect Key West to be warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum ©
Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum

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 20th (Wed): stroll through Sombrero Beach, thenidentify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Marathon holiday planner.

Drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Marathon sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Fishing Charters & Tours
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

1
night
Islamorada

Islamorada ©
Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): get engrossed in the history at History of Diving Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Islamorada trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Islamorada takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Islamorada sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in Islamorada

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center
Highlights from your plan
History of Diving Museum ©
History of Diving Museum
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get interesting insight from Tours, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then identify plant and animal life at Otter Mound Preserve. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Island Trends, thenget a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Marco Island day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Islamorada to Marco Island takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Islamorada in May, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Marco Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island ©
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): make a trip to The Hirdie-Girdie Gallery, thenlook for gifts at Tower Gallery, thenkick back and relax at Bowman's Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Captiva Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sanibel Island trip builder tool.

You can drive from Marco Island to Sanibel Island in 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Sanibel Island are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Captiva Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bowman's Beach ©
Bowman's Beach
Captiva Beach ©
Captiva Beach
Tower Gallery ©
Tower Gallery

3
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Relax by the water at Ormond Beach and St. Augustine Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lightner Museum and Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine. Take a break from St. Augustine with a short trip to Beach at Daytona Beach in Daytona Beach, about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, deepen your understanding at Flagler College, make a trip to St. George Street, and take an in-depth tour of St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the St. Augustine tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sanibel Island to St. Augustine takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. Traveling from Sanibel Island in May, expect nights in St. Augustine to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Amelia Island.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ormond Beach, Beach at Daytona Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach
Lightner Museum ©
Lightner Museum
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine ©
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine

2
nights
Amelia Island

Amelia Island ©
The southernmost Sea Island off the coast of Florida, Amelia Island takes its name from Princess Amelia of England.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Main Beach, thenadmire the majestic nature at Fort Clinch State Park, thencontemplate the long history of Fernandina Beach, and finally see the interesting displays at Shrimping Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Amelia Island day trip site.

Traveling by car from St. Augustine to Amelia Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In May, daily temperatures in Amelia Island can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amelia Island

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fort Clinch State Park ©
Fort Clinch State Park
Fernandina Beach ©
Fernandina Beach

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