16 days in New York City & Florida Itinerary

16 days in New York City & Florida Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

16 days in New York City & Florida Itinerary

Start: Colmar
+2
train + Fly + bus:  19​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h
2
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  14​h 30​min
End: Colmar

5
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Times Square and 9/11 Memorial. The adventure continues: make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the New York City itinerary maker website .

Colmar, France to New York City is an approximately 20-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Colmar in October, with highs in New York City at 24°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Truman Little White House. Take a break from Key West with a short trip to Bahia Honda State Park in Big Pine Key, about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, see the interesting displays at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, shop like a local with 7 Artists & Friends, and go for a walk through West Martello Tower.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West tour builder tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Key West in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in October; daily highs in Key West reach 35°C and lows reach 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lincoln Road and Art Deco Historic District. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier) and Everglades National Park (Shark Valley Visitor Center & Gumbo Limbo Trail). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum, explore the world behind art at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, and wander the streets of Collins Avenue.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, read Miami trip planner.

You can fly from Key West to Miami in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center
Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Museum ©
Lock & Load Museum
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

4
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: stroll through Discovery Cove, take in a show at Happily Ever After Fireworks, find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, and have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by flight from Miami to Orlando takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Miami in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Orlando, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

Similar Plans

19 days in United States BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Florida BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND October, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in New York City BY A USER FROM ISRAEL November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM ITALY December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in New York City & Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 29 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 36 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Los Angeles & New York City BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, kids, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans