3 days in Florida Itinerary

3 days in Florida Itinerary

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3 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
1
Amelia Island
— Few hours
+2
taxi + Fly + shuttle:  5​h 30​min
2
Marathon
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  8​h
End: Dallas

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Amelia Island

Amelia Island ©
The southernmost Sea Island off the coast of Florida, Amelia Island takes its name from Princess Amelia of England.
To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Amelia Island trip planner .

Dallas to Amelia Island is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Dallas, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Amelia Island, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Marathon.

Things to do in Amelia Island

Nature Historic Sites Parks
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Fort Clinch State Park ©
Fort Clinch State Park

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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 15th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center and then admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach and then identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Marathon tour planner.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle from Amelia Island to Marathon in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Marathon are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

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