17 days in Florida Itinerary

17 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Miami
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Big Pine Key, Florida Keys
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h 15 min
3
Siesta Key
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Clearwater
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly + Train:  13 h
End: London

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Lincoln Road and Barnacle State Historic Site are in your itinerary. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at South Beach and Haulover Beach Park. Get out of town with these interesting Miami side-trips: Shark Valley Visitor Center (in Everglades National Park) and Hollywood Beach (in Hollywood). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, make a trip to Collins Avenue, get a taste of the local shopping with Bal Harbour Shops, and join in the after-dark buzz at Art Deco Tours.

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London, UK to Miami is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Miami due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from London in March, with highs in Miami at 32°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Bal Harbour, Village of Merrick Park, Shark Valley Visitor Center, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park
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Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
South Beach ©
South Beach
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

3
nights
Big Pine Key, Florida Keys

Big Pine Key ©
Big Pine Key is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Florida, United States, on an island of the same name in the Florida Keys. Visit Truman Little White House and San Pablo Catholic Church for their historical value. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bahia Honda State Park and Sombrero Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Big Pine Key: Key West (Fort Zachary Taylor, The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, &more). There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Big Pine Key trip planner.

Traveling by car from Miami to Big Pine Key takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Siesta Key.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Key West, Marathon
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House

1
night
Siesta Key

Siesta Key ©
Siesta Key draws most of its visitors with soft, white-quartz sand beaches and translucent ocean water.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): kick back and relax at Crescent Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Siesta Beach, and then make a trip to Siesta Key Village. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Turtle Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nokomis Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Siesta Key route builder site.

Traveling by car from Big Pine Key to Siesta Key takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Big Pine Key in March, plan for little chillier nights in Siesta Key, with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Clearwater.

Things to do in Siesta Key

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Siesta Key Village, Nokomis Beach, Venice Beach
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Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
Crescent Beach ©
Crescent Beach
Nokomis Beach ©
Nokomis Beach

2
nights
Clearwater

Clearwater ©
Holding the record for most consecutive days of sunshine in a single year, Clearwater offers long sandy beaches and proximity to other major cities in the Tampa Bay area.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Clearwater Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): stroll through Honeymoon Island State Park, then contemplate the long history of Philippe Park, and then kick back and relax at Saint Pete Beach.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Clearwater travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Siesta Key to Clearwater takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Clearwater are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in Clearwater

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Honeymoon Island State Park, Philippe Park, Sunset Beach, Saint Pete Beach
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Clearwater Beach ©
Clearwater Beach
Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach
Philippe Park ©
Philippe Park

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.
Go for a jaunt from Orlando to DeLand to see Stetson Mansion about 50 minutes away. Have a day of magic on the 17th (Sun) at Walt Disney World Resort. Have a day of magic on the 20th (Wed) at Magic Kingdom Park. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and stop by The Mall at Millenia.

For photos and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip maker app.

Drive from Clearwater to Orlando in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Orlando can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Stetson Mansion
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks

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