30 days in Ocala & Melbourne Itinerary

30 days in Ocala & Melbourne Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Florida tour planner

©
Make it your trip
Drive
1
Ocala
— 14 nights
Drive
2
Melbourne
— 15 nights
Drive

S M T W T F S
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1

Ocala

— 14 nights
Ocala is a city located in Northern Florida. Kids will appreciate attractions like Gypsy Gold Horse Farm and Farm Tours of Ocala. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ocala: Crystal River (Three Sisters Springs, Scuba & Snorkeling, &more), St. Augustine (Freedom Trail, Flagler College, &more) and Homosassa (Alpaca Magic USA & Homosassa River). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Sholom Park, identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Rainforest, immerse yourself in nature at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, and step into the grandiose world of Castillo de San Marcos National Monument.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Ocala driving holiday website.

Orlando to Ocala is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Ocala when traveling from Orlando in April, with lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Ocala

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Melbourne

— 15 nights
Melbourne is a city in Brevard County, Florida, United States. Bring the kids along to Brevard Zoo and Cocoa Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Port Canaveral (Parker Brothers Concepts & Fishing Charters & Tours), Merritt Island (Brevard Veterans Memorial Museum & Military Museum, U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame, &more) and Cape Canaveral (Exploration Tower & Manatee Sanctuary Park). There's much more to do: stroll through Sebastian Inlet State Park, walk around Canaveral National Seashore, look for all kinds of wild species at Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands, and look for gifts at Ron Jon Surf Shop.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne online journey planner.

Getting from Ocala to Melbourne by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Ocala in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Melbourne, with lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips