17 days in Florida Itinerary

17 days in Florida Itinerary

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17 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Marco Island
— 1 night
ferry:  3​h 30​min
2
Key West
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Marathon
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
4
Islamorada
— 1 night
+2
shuttle + Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
5
Amelia Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
St. Augustine
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Sao Paulo

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): race across the water with a speed boat tour, then admire the natural beauty at Naples Botanical Garden, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On your second day here, look for gifts at Island Trends and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Marco Island journey planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Marco Island is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Marco Island due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in March, Marco Island is slightly colder at night with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Key West.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Speed Boats Tours, Naples Botanical Garden
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Naples Botanical Garden ©
Naples Botanical Garden
Speed Boats Tours

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dry Tortugas National Park and Kayaking & Canoeing. There's lots more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

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Traveling by ferry from Marco Island to Key West takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Marco Island in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 24°C in Key West. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

4
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Turtle Hospital and Seven Mile Bridge. Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park, look for gifts at The Tackle Box, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sombrero Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Marathon holiday planning tool .

Traveling by car from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Marathon sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
San Pablo Catholic Church ©
San Pablo Catholic Church
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

1
night
Islamorada

Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, get engrossed in the history at History of Diving Museum, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Islamorada trip planner.

Getting from Marathon to Islamorada by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In March in Islamorada, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Amelia Island.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trip

Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
History of Diving Museum ©
History of Diving Museum

1
night
Amelia Island

Amelia Island ©
The southernmost Sea Island off the coast of Florida, Amelia Island takes its name from Princess Amelia of England.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Marlin & Barrel Distillery, brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum of Amelia Island, and then immerse yourself in nature at Fort Clinch State Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Amelia Island day trip website .

Traveling by combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi from Islamorada to Amelia Island takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Islamorada in March, expect Amelia Island to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Amelia Island

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fort Clinch State Park ©
Fort Clinch State Park
Maritime Museum of Amelia Island ©
Maritime Museum of Amelia Island
Marlin & Barrel Distillery ©
Marlin & Barrel Distillery

2
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
SAINT AUGUSTINE | PONTE VEDRA on Florida's Historic Coast The Nation's oldest city (est. On the 23rd (Fri), explore and take pictures at Flagler College, then see the interesting displays at The Lightner Museum, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at St. Augustine Distillery. On the next day, don't miss a visit to St. George Street, kick back and relax at St. Augustine Beach, then examine the collection at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, and finally look for gifts at Pop N Off.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the St. Augustine day trip planner .

Getting from Amelia Island to St. Augustine by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Museums Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Flagler College ©
Flagler College
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach

2
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.
Pack the 25th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 26th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's more to do: make an unforgettable trip to Magic Kingdom Park.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Orlando trip planner .

Traveling by car from St. Augustine to Orlando takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from St. Augustine in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Orlando, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park

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