19 days in Florida Itinerary

19 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Merritt Island
— 1 night
2
Orlando
— 5 nights
3
Pensacola
— 3 nights
4
Key West
— 3 nights
5
Miami Beach
— 3 nights

1
night
Merritt Island

Merritt Island ©
On the 13th (Thu), engage your brain at Space Shuttle Atlantis and then see the sky in a new way at NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Cocoa Village, take an in-depth tour of American Police Hall of Fame, learn about all things military at Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Parker Brothers Concepts, and finally stop by Ron Jon Surf Shop.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Merritt Island trip planner.

Exeter, UK to Merritt Island is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Exeter to Merritt Island. In August, daytime highs in Merritt Island are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Merritt Island

Museums Childrens Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Titusville, Ron Jon Surf Shop, Parker Brothers Concepts, Cocoa Village
Highlights from your plan
NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex ©
NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Space Shuttle Atlantis ©
Space Shuttle Atlantis
Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum ©
Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum

5
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.
Kids will enjoy Universal's Islands of Adventure and Discovery Cove. Change things up with a short trip to Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Celebration (about 32 minutes away). Pack the 15th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Have a day of magic on the 16th (Sun) at Walt Disney World Resort. There's more to do: get in on the family fun at SeaWorld and discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Merritt Island to Orlando takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In August in Orlando, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Pensacola.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Corpus Christi Catholic Church
Highlights from your plan
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

3
nights
Pensacola

Pensacola ©
Surrounded on three sides by water, Pensacola offers access to white-sand beaches and emerald-green ocean unspoiled by large resorts.
Kids will enjoy National Naval Aviation Museum and Pensacola Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Air Force Armament Museum and Quayside. Go for a jaunt from Pensacola to Navarre to see Navarre Beach about 42 minutes away. There's more to do: stroll through Gulf Islands National Seashore and go for a walk through The Graffiti Bridge.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Pensacola online trip builder.

You can fly from Orlando to Pensacola in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. August in Pensacola sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Pensacola

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Pensacola Beach, Air Force Armament Museum, Navarre Beach
Highlights from your plan
National Naval Aviation Museum ©
National Naval Aviation Museum
Navarre Beach ©
Navarre Beach
Gulf Islands National Seashore ©
Gulf Islands National Seashore

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.
Attractions like The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Fort Zachary Taylor make great kid-friendly stops. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Truman Little White House and Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum. There's lots more to do: shop like a local with Alan S. Maltz Gallery, contemplate the long history of Key West Shipwreck Treasure Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, and view the masterpieces at Collections Key West.

Plan my day in Key West using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Pensacola to Key West takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Pensacola in August, Key West is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House

3
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Get a sense of the local culture at Lincoln Road and Art Deco Historic District. Bring the kids along to Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and Miami Children's Museum. Take a break from Miami Beach with a short trip to Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA) in Dania Beach, about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Collins Avenue, kick back and relax at South Beach, steep yourself in history at Barnacle State Historic Site, and explore the galleries of The Wolfsonian - Florida International University.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Miami Beach trip website.

You can fly from Key West to Miami Beach in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. August in Miami Beach sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Miami, Lowe Art Museum, Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA)
Highlights from your plan
Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA) ©
Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA)
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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