16 days in Florida Itinerary

16 days in Florida Itinerary

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16 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly + shuttle:  14​h 15​min
1
Marathon
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Marco Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Naples
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
St. Augustine
— 3 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  14​h
End: Zurich

3
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.
Visiting Crane Point Museum & Nature Center and The Turtle Hospital will get you outdoors. You'll get in some beach time at Anne's Beach and Bahia Honda State Park. Step out of Marathon with an excursion to Fishing Charters & Tours in Islamorada--about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge, and kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Marathon online tour itinerary planner .

Zurich, Switzerland to Marathon is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Marathon is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Zurich in February, things will get much warmer in Marathon: highs are around 30°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Islamorada, Bahia Honda State Park
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Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Anne's Beach ©
Anne's Beach

3
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. Take a break from the city and head to Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Tigertail Beach. Take a break from Marco Island with a short trip to Speed Boats Tours in Everglades City, about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get interesting insight from Tours, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Marco Island travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Marathon to Marco Island takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Marathon in February, plan for slightly colder nights in Marco Island, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Naples.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Speed Boats Tours
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Fishing Charters & Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

4
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Barefoot Beach Preserve and Lowdermilk Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve. Explore Naples' surroundings by going to Ave Maria Oratory (in Ave Maria) and Lovers Key State Park (in Fort Myers Beach). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Revs Institute, identify plant and animal life at Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue South, and stroll through Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Naples trip planner .

Traveling by car from Marco Island to Naples takes an hour. In February, daytime highs in Naples are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Naples

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, Barefoot Beach Preserve, Ave Maria Oratory, Lovers Key State Park
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Corkscrew Swamp ©
Corkscrew Swamp
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Barefoot Beach Preserve ©
Barefoot Beach Preserve

3
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
SAINT AUGUSTINE | PONTE VEDRA on Florida's Historic Coast The Nation's oldest city (est. Take a break from the city and head to Vilano Beach and Ormond Beach. Visit St. Augustine Beach and Beach at Daytona Beach for some beach relaxation. Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Fort Matanzas National Monument. The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, identify plant and animal life at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, don't miss a visit to St. George Street, and admire all the interesting features of Flagler College.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our St. Augustine trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Naples to St. Augustine in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus and flight. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Naples in March, with highs in St. Augustine at 25°C and lows at 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ormond Beach, Beach at Daytona Beach
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Vilano Beach ©
Vilano Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach

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