23 days in Florida Itinerary

23 days in Florida Itinerary

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23 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Belfast
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Orlando
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Marco Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Islamorada
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Big Pine Key
— 2 nights
bus:  45​min
6
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Belfast

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Discovery Cove and Universal's Islands of Adventure. Have a day of magic on the 22nd (Sat) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 21st (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld Orlando, stop by MacroBaby, discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Orlando itinerary planner .

Belfast, UK to Orlando is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. While traveling from Belfast, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Orlando, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove

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. On the 26th (Wed), get interesting insight from Tours, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then stop by Keep In Touch.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Marco Island online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Orlando to Marco Island takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Marco Island

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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 outdoors at Shark Valley and South Beach. Shop till you drop at Lincoln Road and Bayside Marketplace. Go for a jaunt from Miami Beach to Aventura to see Aventura Mall about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Collins Avenue, shop like a local with Espanola Way, and get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Miami Beach trip builder tool .

Drive from Marco Island to Miami Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in June, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Islamorada.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Miami, Miracle Mile, Aventura Mall, Shark Valley Visitor Center
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
South Beach ©
South Beach

4
nights
Islamorada

Islamorada ©
Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Shell World Florida Keys and Old Road Gallery. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center. Go for a jaunt from Islamorada to Key Largo to see John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and take in the exciting artwork at Lobster Trap Art Gallery.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Islamorada route planning tool .

Traveling by car from Miami Beach to Islamorada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Islamorada are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Islamorada

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Key Largo
Highlights from your plan
Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
Big Pine Key

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. On the 5th (Fri), stop by Out of the Blue Gallery, kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park, and then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): cast your line with a fishing tour and then look for all kinds of wild species at National Key Deer Refuge.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Big Pine Key road trip planning site .

Drive from Islamorada to Big Pine Key in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

5
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Fort Zachary Taylor. Get in touch with nature at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Parasailing & Paragliding. Spend the 8th (Mon) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. And it doesn't end there: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, stop by Rock House Masterpieces, view the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends, and look for all kinds of wild species at Vandenberg Wreck.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Key West route site .

Take a bus from Big Pine Key to Key West in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. July in Key West sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park

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