18 days in Central Florida Itinerary

18 days in Central Florida Itinerary

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18 days in Central Florida Itinerary

Start: Brussels
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  17​h 45​min
1
Lake Wales
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Ocala
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Orlando
— 9 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Brussels

5
nights
Lake Wales

Lake Wales ©
Thick with lush greenery, Lake Wales embodies "old" Florida.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lake Wales: Sebring (Sebring International Raceway & Highlands Hammock State Park) and Lakeland (Circle B Bar Reserve, Lake Morton, & more). Pack the 5th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Legoland Florida Resort. There's more to do: admire the natural beauty at Bok Tower Gardens and stop by Four Purls Yarn Shop.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lake Wales tour planning tool .

Brussels, Belgium to Lake Wales is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Brussels to Lake Wales due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Brussels in March; daily highs in Lake Wales reach 30°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ocala.

Things to do in Lake Wales

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lakeland, Sebring, Winter Haven
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Circle B Bar Reserve ©
Circle B Bar Reserve
Legoland Florida Resort ©
Legoland Florida Resort
Bok Tower Gardens ©
Bok Tower Gardens

2
nights
Ocala

Ocala ©
Ocala is a city located in Northern Florida. On the 8th (Thu), admire all the interesting features of The Gypsy Gold Farm and then stroll through Sholom Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the landscape on two wheels at Santos - Belleview Trail and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake George.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ocala trip builder website .

You can drive from Lake Wales to Ocala in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Ocala when traveling from Lake Wales in March, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Ocala

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake George
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Gypsy Gold Horse Farm ©
Gypsy Gold Horse Farm
Sholom Park ©
Sholom Park

9
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 10th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Have a day of magic on the 16th (Fri) at Disney's Animal Kingdom. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, make a splash at Discovery Cove, discover the magic at Epcot, and take in nature's colorful creations at Harry P Leu Gardens.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Orlando trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ocala to Orlando takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Orlando when traveling from Ocala in March, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
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Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park

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