26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
Orlando
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
St. Pete Beach
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Fort Myers Beach
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Key Largo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
7
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​min
End: Miami, Florida

4
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line, and don't miss a visit to Empire State Building.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the New York City vacation trip planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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.
Pack the 11th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 12th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's still lots to do: discover the magic at Magic Kingdom Park, stop by The LEGO Store, find something for the whole family at SeaWorld Orlando, and make a splash at Universal Orlando Resort.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Orlando vacation trip planner.

Getting from New York City to Orlando by combination of bus and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from New York City in October: high temperatures in Orlando hover around 34°C and lows are around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to St. Pete Beach.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld

5
nights
St. Pete Beach

St. Pete Beach ©
St. Venture out of the city with trips to Sarasota (The Ringling, Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium, & more) and Siesta Beach (in Siesta Key). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Saint Pete Beach, take a stroll through Pass-a-Grille, see the interesting displays at The Dalí Museum, and immerse yourself in nature at Fort De Soto Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the St. Pete Beach vacation builder.

You can drive from Orlando to St. Pete Beach in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in St. Pete Beach are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Fort Myers Beach.

Things to do in St. Pete Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Sarasota, Madeira Beach, The Dali Museum, Fort De Soto Park, Siesta Beach
Highlights from your plan
Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
The Dali Museum ©
The Dali Museum
Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach

5
nights
Fort Myers Beach

Fort Myers Beach ©
Fort Myers Beach is a town located on Estero Island in Lee County, Florida, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort Myers Beach: Naples (Fishing Charters & Tours, Naples Pier, & more) and Sanibel Island (Bowman's Beach & J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge). There's much more to do: stroll through Fort Myers Beach, admire the majestic nature at Lovers Key State Park, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Fort Myers Beach vacation trip planner.

Getting from St. Pete Beach to Fort Myers Beach by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Fort Myers Beach

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Naples, Sanibel Island
Highlights from your plan
Fort Myers Beach ©
Fort Myers Beach
Parasailing & Paragliding
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Key Largo

The northernmost island of the Florida Keys, Key Largo provides stunning scenery, a number of watersports opportunities, and plenty of areas to relax on vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): immerse yourself in nature at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Key Largo sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Fort Myers Beach to Key Largo in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Key Largo can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Key Largo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park ©

2
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.
To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Key West custom trip planner.

Drive from Key Largo to Key West in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. October in Key West sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami Beach: Sawgrass Mills (in Sunrise), Dolphin Mall (in Miami) and Fort Lauderdale Beach (in Fort Lauderdale). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, wander the streets of Espanola Way, and get a taste of the local shopping with Collins Avenue.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Miami Beach travel planner.

Do a combination of flight, tram, and bus from Key West to Miami Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In October in Miami Beach, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Miami, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Sawgrass Mills
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

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