15 days in Florida Itinerary

15 days in Florida Itinerary

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15 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Sarasota
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Key West
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h
4
Islamorada
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Manchester

2
nights
Sarasota

Sarasota ©
Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. On the 16th (Thu), glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then admire the masterpieces at Duncan McClellan Gallery, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Silver City Sarasota, get a taste of the local shopping with St. Armands Circle, and then get your game on at Outerlife Studios - Escape Room St. Pete.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sarasota trip planner.

Manchester, UK to Sarasota is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Manchester in April; daily highs in Sarasota reach 33°C and lows reach 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in Sarasota

Shopping Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

St. Petersburg, Silver City Sarasota, Parasailing & Paragliding
Highlights from your plan
Duncan McClellan Gallery ©
Duncan McClellan Gallery
St. Armands Circle ©
St. Armands Circle
Silver City Sarasota ©
Silver City Sarasota

3
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, fun & games, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort, find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort, get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando, and laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Orlando trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sarasota to Orlando takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets ©
Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

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.
For shopping fun, head to Alan S. Maltz Gallery or KEPart Studio-Gallery. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with 7 Artists & Friends Gallery, look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Key West route planner .

Fly from Orlando to Key West in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Key West, with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Islamorada.

Things to do in Key West

Shopping Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
Sunset Celebration ©
Sunset Celebration
Mikey Mo's ©
Mikey Mo's

2
nights
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 24th (Fri): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Island Dolphin Care, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, take in the exciting artwork at Old Road Gallery, look for gifts at Zero Dress Code Boutique, then explore the galleries of Pasta Pantaleo Signature Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at Michelle Nicole Lowe Art Gallery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Islamorada journey builder site .

Take a bus from Key West to Islamorada in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April in Islamorada, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Islamorada

Wildlife Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Key Largo
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Zero Dress Code Boutique ©
Zero Dress Code Boutique
Pasta Pantaleo Signature Gallery ©
Pasta Pantaleo Signature Gallery

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Head to Aventura Mall and Dolphin Mallfor some retail therapy. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Lincoln Road, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, make a trip to Bayside Marketplace, and shop like a local with Village of Merrick Park.

Before you visit Miami, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Islamorada to Miami by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Miami are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Aventura Mall, Village of Merrick Park
Highlights from your plan
Aventura Mall ©
Aventura Mall
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Bayside Marketplace ©
Bayside Marketplace

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