7 days in Detroit, St. Pete Beach & Cocoa Beach Itinerary

7 days in Detroit, St. Pete Beach & Cocoa Beach Itinerary

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Detroit
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St. Pete Beach
— 3 nights
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Cocoa Beach
— 3 nights
Fly
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Detroit
— 1 day

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Detroit

— 1 day

The Motor City

Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): stop by Pure Detroit, admire the striking features of The Guardian Building, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ste. Anne de Detroit Church.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Detroit itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Detroit. February in Detroit sees daily highs of 34°F and lows of 20°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can catch the flight to St. Pete Beach.

Things to do in Detroit

Historic Sites · Shopping

St. Pete Beach

— 3 nights
St. Explore St. Pete Beach's surroundings by going to Sarasota (The Ringling & Stand-Up Paddleboarding) and Siesta Beach (in Siesta Key). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at St. Pete Beach, view the masterpieces at Duncan McClellan Gallery, take a stroll through Pass-a-Grille Beach, Florida, and see the interesting displays at The Dali Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the St. Pete Beach online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Detroit to St. Pete Beach by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Detroit in February: high temperatures in St. Pete Beach hover around 72°F and lows are around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cocoa Beach.

Things to do in St. Pete Beach

Outdoors · Museums · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Cocoa Beach

— 3 nights
Situated in one of Florida's busiest vacation areas, Cocoa Beach burst onto the world scene in the 1960s, when it became a popular setting for parades honoring the nation's "Apollo" astronauts.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): look for gifts at Ron Jon Surf Shop, then take a leisurely stroll along Cocoa Beach Pier, and then take in the waterfront at Rikki Tiki Tavern at Cocoa Beach Pier. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Cocoa Beach, look and learn at NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cocoa Beach online attractions planner.

You can drive from St. Pete Beach to Cocoa Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and car; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. In February in Cocoa Beach, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 60°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Detroit.

Things to do in Cocoa Beach

Outdoors · Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Detroit

— 1 day

The Motor City

On the 27th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Detroit Institute of Arts and then make a trip to Fisher Building.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Detroit road trip app.

Fly from Cocoa Beach to Detroit in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Cocoa Beach in February: high temperatures in Detroit hover around 34°F and lows are around 20°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums