15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Cocoa Beach
— 2 nights
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Silver Springs
— 3 nights
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Tallahassee
— 3 nights
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Albany
— 1 night
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Columbus
— 2 nights
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Gainesville
— 3 nights
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Cocoa Beach

Situated in one of Florida's busiest vacation areas, Cocoa Beach burst onto the world scene in the 1960s, when it became a popular setting for parades honoring the nation's "Apollo" astronauts.
Take a break from the city and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Alan Shepard Beachfront Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Spas and The Dinosaur Store. Change things up with these side-trips from Cocoa Beach: Canova Beach Dog Park (in Indian Harbour Beach), Sebastian Inlet State Park (in Melbourne) and Barrier Island Sanctuary (in Melbourne Beach). There's lots more to do: stroll around Paradise Beach & Park, kick back and relax at Cocoa Beach, putt your heart out at Lighthouse Cove Adventure Golf, and take a leisurely stroll along Cocoa Beach Pier.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Cocoa Beach itinerary planner.

Orlando to Cocoa Beach is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in July, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Silver Springs.

Things to do in Cocoa Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

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Silver Springs

Silver Springs is an unincorporated community in Marion County, Florida, United States. Step out of the city life by going to De Leon Springs State Park and Silver Springs State Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Juniper Springs Recreation Area and Hontoon Island State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Silver Springs side-trips: Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Mount Dora), Silver Glen Springs (in Salt Springs) and Highland Park Fish Camp (in DeLand). There's still lots to do: stroll around Kelly Park, hike along Hidden Waters Preserve, delve into the lush surroundings at Ocala National Forest, and contemplate the waterfront views at Juniper Creek.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Silver Springs road trip website.

You can drive from Cocoa Beach to Silver Springs in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, shuttle, and bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Cocoa Beach in July since evenings lows in Silver Springs dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tallahassee.

Things to do in Silver Springs

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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3
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Tallahassee

You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge and Tallahassee Antique Car Museum. Get in touch with nature at Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park and Saint Marks Trail. Go for a jaunt from Tallahassee to Palmdale to see Gatorama about 6h 15 min away.

For photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tallahassee day trip site.

You can drive from Silver Springs to Tallahassee in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Tallahassee can reach 93°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Albany.

Things to do in Tallahassee

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

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Albany

Albany is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): make a trip to Radium Springs gardens, then stroll around Chehaw Park & Zoo, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Flint RiverQuarium, and finally walk around Ray Charles Plaza.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Albany trip planner.

You can drive from Tallahassee to Albany in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Albany are 93°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Columbus.

Things to do in Albany

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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2
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Columbus

Columbus is a city in the U.S. On the 15th (Wed), explore the landscape on two wheels at Columbus Fall Line Trace, admire the majestic nature at F. D. Roosevelt State Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wild Animal Safari, and finally admire the natural beauty at Hills & Dales Estate. On your second day here, immerse yourself in nature at Providence Canyon State Outdoor Recreation Area, then get engrossed in the history at National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center, then brush up on your military savvy at National Civil War Naval Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Columbus Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Columbus journey site.

You can drive from Albany to Columbus in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Columbus can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Gainesville.

Things to do in Columbus

Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

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3
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Gainesville

You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Butterfly Rainforest and Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park. Step out of the city life by going to Paynes Prairie and Kayaking & Canoeing. Change things up with these side-trips from Gainesville: Dunnellon (Rainbow River & Rainbow Springs State Park).

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Gainesville attractions planner.

Fly from Columbus to Gainesville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Gainesville can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Gainesville

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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