20 days in Florida Itinerary

20 days in Florida Itinerary

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20 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Miami
1
Miami
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Crystal River
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Orlando
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Sanibel Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Marco Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
6
Key West
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
8
Islamorada
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Miami

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Bayside Marketplace, admire the majestic nature at Sawgrass Recreation Park, and then kick back and relax at Las Olas Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, then tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, and then take a stroll through Lincoln Road.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Miami day trip planning app .

If you are flying in from Turkey, the closest major airports are Miami International Airport, Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport and Palm Beach International Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale
Highlights from your plan
South Beach ©
South Beach
Las Olas Beach ©
Las Olas Beach
Sawgrass Recreation Park ©
Sawgrass Recreation Park

2
nights
Crystal River

The jewel of Florida's Nature Coast, Crystal River spreads around spring-fed Kings Bay, known for maintaining a constant 22 C (72 F) temperature all year long.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kayaking & Canoeing as well as Nature & Wildlife Tours. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Crystal River, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then get interesting insight from Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Tours, contemplate the waterfront views at Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, and then identify plant and animal life at Alpaca Magic USA.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Crystal River online trip builder .

You can do a combination of tram, flight, and car from Miami to Crystal River in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of tram, flight, and bus. In December, Crystal River is slightly colder than Miami - with highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Crystal River

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Alpaca Magic USA
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Amway Center, Fun Spot America Theme Parks-Orlando, and other attractions. Pack the 27th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 29th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Orlando travel planner.

Drive from Crystal River to Orlando in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Crystal River in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Orlando, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Cocoa Beach, NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

2
nights
Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island ©
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): browse the collection at Sanibel Public Library, let little ones run wild at Sanibel Community Playground, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Sanibel Island Farmer's Market. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Bailey's General Store, then kick back and relax at Gulfside Beach, and then head outdoors with Whitney's Bait and Tackle.

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Getting from Orlando to Sanibel Island by combination of flight and taxi takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. In December, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Gulfside Beach ©
Gulfside Beach
Sanibel Community Playground ©
Sanibel Community Playground
Sanibel Public Library ©
Sanibel Public Library

2
nights
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 1st (Mon): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Big Cypress National Preserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): kick back and relax at Keewaydin Island and then stroll through Frank E. Mackle Community Park.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Marco Island driving holiday website .

Traveling by car from Sanibel Island to Marco Island takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in December, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Big Cypress National Preserve, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Keewaydin Island ©
Keewaydin Island
Mackle Park ©
Mackle Park

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Spend the 5th (Fri) airborne with a parasailing or paragliding tour. There's lots more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery, and identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Key West road trip app .

Getting from Marco Island to Key West by combination of taxi and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or drive. Traveling from Marco Island in January, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Key West. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, identify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge, then immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park, and finally snap pictures at Old Seven Mile Bridge. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters, and then see some colorful creatures with Captain Hook's Marina & Dive Center.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Marathon online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Big Pine Key, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters ©
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©

2
nights
Islamorada

Islamorada ©
Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
On the 8th (Mon), explore the gorgeous colors at Spiegel Grove, then identify plant and animal life at Molasses Reef, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. On the next day, tour the water at your own pace with A1A Watersports, then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, then tour the water at your own pace with Key Largo Adventures - an Islamorada Boat Charter, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Islamorada Beer Company Brewery and Tasting Room.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Islamorada tour itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Marathon to Islamorada in an hour. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Islamorada

Wildlife Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Key Largo
Highlights from your plan
Molasses Reef ©
Molasses Reef
Parasailing & Paragliding

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