16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dusseldorf
train + Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Tampa
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Cape Coral
— 2 nights
+3
bus + tram + train + bus:  9​h
3
Everglades National Park
— 2 nights
bus:  5​h 45​min
4
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Dusseldorf

4
nights
Tampa

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tampa Bay Sporting Clays and Archery (in Land O Lakes), Murielle Winery (in Clearwater) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Crystal River). There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Fallen Heroes Memorial, stroll around New Tampa Nature Park, and get your game on at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Tampa.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tampa itinerary builder tool .

Dusseldorf, Germany to Tampa is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. In November, Tampa is warmer than Dusseldorf - with highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cape Coral.

Things to do in Tampa

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Siesta Key Rum, Murielle Winery, Tampa Bay Sporting Clays and Archery, Cortez Cultural Center, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay ©
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

2
nights
Cape Coral

Cape Coral is a city located in Lee County, Florida, United States, on the Gulf of Mexico. Venture out of the city with trips to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Marco Island), St. Jude Nature Trail (in Saint James City) and Naples Pier (in Naples). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Edison and Ford Winter Estates, get a taste of the local shopping with Lorne's Art Gallery, stroll around Happehatchee Center, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Myers Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cape Coral online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Tampa to Cape Coral in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Everglades National Park.

Things to do in Cape Coral

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

St. Jude Nature Trail, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Naples Pier, Edison and Ford Winter Estates, Happehatchee Center
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Edison and Ford Winter Estates ©
Edison and Ford Winter Estates
Fort Myers Beach ©
Fort Myers Beach

2
nights
Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park ©
A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take a stroll through Flamingo, then identify plant and animal life at Anhinga Trail, and then hike along Gumbo Limbo Trail. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Shark Valley Visitor Center and then get outside with Osceola panthers.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Everglades National Park day trip planner.

Take a bus from Cape Coral to Everglades National Park in 9 hours. Traveling from Cape Coral in November, Everglades National Park is a bit warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Key West.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail
Osceola panthers ©
Osceola panthers

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Mallory Square, then examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then don't miss a visit to Duval Street.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West online journey planner .

Traveling by bus from Everglades National Park to Key West takes 6 hours. November in Key West sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

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.
Miami is known for shopping, museums, zoos & aquariums, wildlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at South Beach, get engrossed in the history at Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum, have fun at Lock & Load Miami, and wander the streets of Lincoln Road.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Miami trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Key West to Miami takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Miami can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Lowe Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Museum ©
Lock & Load Museum
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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