31 days in Florida & Texas Itinerary

31 days in Florida & Texas Itinerary

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31 days in Florida & Texas Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly:  25​h
1
Everglades National Park
— 4 nights
bus:  3​h
2
Marathon
— 1 night
bus:  30​min
3
Big Pine Key
— 1 night
bus:  45​min
4
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Pensacola Beach
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
6
San Antonio
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
7
Orlando
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Siesta Key
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Marco Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
10
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Chennai

4
nights
Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park ©
A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
Step out of the city life by going to Shark Valley and Anhinga Trail. Spend the 4th (Sun) exploring nature at Everglades National Park. There's much more to do: hike along Gumbo Limbo Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Slough Slog, and head off the coast to Long Pine Key.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Everglades National Park trip planner .

Chennai (Madras), India to Everglades National Park is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Chennai (Madras) to Everglades National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chennai (Madras) in March, expect nights in Everglades National Park to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Everglades National Park
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Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail
Everglades National Park ©
Everglades National Park
Long Pine Key ©
Long Pine Key

1
night
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 (Tue): kick back and relax at Anne's Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Sunset Park Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Marathon tour itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Everglades National Park to Marathon in 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Marathon are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Marathon

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

Anne's Beach, Sunset Park Beach
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Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach
Anne's Beach ©
Anne's Beach

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at National Key Deer Refuge and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bahia Honda State Park.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Big Pine Key road trip app .

Big Pine Key is just a short distance from Marathon. In March in Big Pine Key, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Fort Zachary Taylor and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Spend the 9th (Fri) airborne with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, make a trip to Duval Street, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mallory Square, and take in nature's colorful creations at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Key West trip planner .

Traveling by car from Big Pine Key to Key West takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Key West can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Pensacola Beach.

Things to do in Key West

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

2
nights
Pensacola Beach

Pensacola Beach ©
Pensacola Beach is an unincorporated community located on Santa Rosa Island, a barrier island, in Escambia County, Florida, United States. On the 12th (Mon), kick back and relax at Gulf Islands National Seashore - Florida District.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Pensacola Beach trip maker site .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Key West to Pensacola Beach takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In March, Pensacola Beach is little chillier than Key West - with highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Pensacola Beach

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trip

Navarre Beach
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Navarre Beach ©
Navarre Beach
Pensacola Beach ©
Pensacola Beach

4
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Visiting The San Antonio River Walk and Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail will get you outdoors. Explore San Antonio's surroundings by going to Garrison Brothers Distillery (in Hye) and Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (in Austin). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, get engrossed in the history at The Alamo, tee off at Palmer Course at La Cantera, and pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Antonio road trip tool .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Pensacola Beach to San Antonio takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. March in San Antonio sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in San Antonio

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trips

Austin, Garrison Brothers Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Garrison Brothers Distillery ©
Garrison Brothers Distillery
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns

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 19th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Have a day of magic on the 22nd (Thu) at Magic Kingdom Park. And it doesn't end there: make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks, find something for the whole family at SeaWorld Orlando, and look for gifts at The LEGO Store Downtown Disney.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Orlando trip maker app .

Fly from San Antonio to Orlando in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Antonio to Orlando. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Orlando when traveling from San Antonio in March, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Siesta Key.

Things to do in Orlando

#Theme Parks, #Shopping, #Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

2
nights
Siesta Key

Siesta Key ©
Siesta Key draws most of its visitors with soft, white-quartz sand beaches and translucent ocean water.
On the 24th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Save Our Seabirds, then enjoy the sand and surf at Crescent Beach, and then stroll through Siesta Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and then kick back and relax at Saint Pete Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Siesta Key online holiday planner .

You can drive from Orlando to Siesta Key in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. March in Siesta Key sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in Siesta Key

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Venice Beach, Save Our Seabirds, Saint Pete Beach
Highlights from your plan
Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach
Crescent Beach ©
Crescent Beach

3
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. Visiting Barefoot Beach Preserve and Cape Romano will get you outdoors. Visit South Marco Beach and Tigertail Beach for some beach relaxation. There's more to do: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Marco Island online trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Siesta Key to Marco Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In March in Marco Island, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Marco Island

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trip

Barefoot Beach Preserve
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Barefoot Beach Preserve ©
Barefoot Beach Preserve
South Marco Beach ©
South Marco Beach

2
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.
On the 29th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Haulover Beach Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lincoln Road, and then wander the streets of Collins Avenue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): kick back and relax at South Beach and then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Miami Beach sightseeing planning tool .

You can drive from Marco Island to Miami Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. March in Miami Beach sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami Beach

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Beaches

Side Trip

Haulover Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
South Beach ©
South Beach
Haulover Beach Park ©
Haulover Beach Park
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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