15 days in Florida Itinerary

15 days in Florida Itinerary

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15 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly:  12​h
1
Orlando
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Marco Island
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 30​min
3
Key West
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
4
Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
5
Islamorada
— 1 night
+2
shuttle + Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
6
Panama City Beach
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Zurich

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to The Escape Game Orlando and Pandora – The World of Avatar. Pack the 20th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's much more to do: discover the magic at Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park, laugh and play at World of Disney, get in on the family fun at SeaWorld Orlando, and add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip planner .

Zurich, Switzerland to Orlando is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Zurich in July, expect Orlando to be a bit warmer, temps between 38°C and 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Orlando ©
The Escape Game Orlando
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld

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. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see what you can catch with a fishing tour and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Marco Island itinerary planner .

You can drive from Orlando to Marco Island in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Marco Island can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Key West.

Things to do in Marco Island

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Dolphin & Whale Watching and Dry Tortugas National Park. There's still lots to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, 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 maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Key West sightseeing planner .

Getting from Marco Island to Key West by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Marco Island in July, Key West is a bit warmer at night with lows of 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach, then identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and then immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, then identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

Make your Marathon itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can take a bus from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In July, daytime highs in Marathon are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

1
night
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 28th (Sun): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, cast your line with a fishing tour, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Islamorada Beer Company.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Islamorada trip itinerary maker app .

Drive from Marathon to Islamorada in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Islamorada

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Panama City Beach

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
On the 29th (Mon), learn about winemaking at Panama City Beach Winery, fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On the next day, take in the waterfront at Village of Baytowne Wharf, browse the different shops at Pier Park, and then admire the majestic nature at St. Andrews State Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Panama City Beach online tour planner .

Traveling by combination of shuttle, flight, and car from Islamorada to Panama City Beach takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Islamorada in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Panama City Beach, with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

The Village of Baytowne Wharf
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park
The Village of Baytowne Wharf ©
The Village of Baytowne Wharf

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