16 days in Florida Itinerary

16 days in Florida Itinerary

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Miami
— 1 night
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Key Largo
— 1 night
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Marathon
— 2 nights
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Key West
— 4 nights
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Merritt Island
— 1 night
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Crystal River
— 1 night
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Orlando
— 5 nights

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Miami

Miami ©

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and then have fun at Lock & Load Miami. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Village of Merrick Park, then stroll through South Beach, then wander the streets of Lincoln Road, and finally test your team's savvy at South Beach Room Escape.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Miami trip planner.

London, UK to Miami is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to Miami, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Miami is warmer than London - with highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Fun & Games · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Must see
Lock & Load Miami
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Neighborhood
Lincoln Road
4.2

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Key Largo

Key Largo ©

Diving Capital of the World

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Island Dolphin Care, then test your problem-solving skills at Kingdom Escape Games, then find your balance on the water with PADDLE! The Florida Keys, and finally identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Key Largo day trip website.

You can drive from Miami to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks · Tours · Adventure · Outdoors
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
PADDLE! The Florida Keys
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Room Escape Game
Kingdom Escape Games
4.9

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Marathon

Marathon ©

Heart of the Florida Keys

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 9th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at San Pablo Catholic Church, explore the galleries of Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, then fly like a bird with Z Flight Watersports, and finally identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, then cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Key West, then indulge in some personalized pampering at SpaTerre at Little Palm Island Resort, and finally view the masterpieces at Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our Marathon trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Key Largo to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

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Parasailing / Paragliding
Z Flight Watersports
4.8

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Key West

Key West ©

Conch Republic

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.
Key West is known for wildlife, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, don't miss a visit to Duval Street, contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Key West visit planner.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Key West sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Merritt Island.

Things to do in Key West

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Merritt Island

Merritt Island ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): get the adrenaline pumping with Jump Right In Flyboarding, then examine the collection at NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, then engage your brain at Space Shuttle Atlantis, and finally see the world from above with Cocoa Beach Helicopters.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Merritt Island travel planner.

You can fly from Key West to Merritt Island in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Key West in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Merritt Island, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Crystal River.

Things to do in Merritt Island

Museums · Childrens Museums · Tours · Outdoors

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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Jump Right In Flyboarding
5.0

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Crystal River

The Gem of the Nature Coast

The jewel of Florida's Nature Coast, Crystal River spreads around spring-fed Kings Bay, known for maintaining a constant 22 C (72 F) temperature all year long.
On the 16th (Thu), whizz through the canopy at Faith Haven CRC’s Florida Tree Top Adventure, then explore the activities along Homosassa River, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

You can plan Crystal River trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Drive from Merritt Island to Crystal River in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, train, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Merritt Island in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Crystal River, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Crystal River

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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Water Body
Homosassa River
5.0

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Orlando

Orlando ©

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Have a day of magic on the 17th (Fri) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 19th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. It doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort and explore the activities along Lake Rianhard.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Orlando trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Crystal River to Orlando in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Orlando when traveling from Crystal River in December, with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature

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