7 days in Florida Itinerary

7 days in Florida Itinerary

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7 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Cedar Rapids
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Orlando
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Miami Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Marathon
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
4
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Cedar Rapids

2
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.
On the 17th (Sun), make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks. On your second day here, find something for the whole family at Walt Disney World Resort.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Orlando day trip planning site .

Cedar Rapids to Orlando is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cedar Rapids to Orlando. Traveling from Cedar Rapids in February, things will get warmer in Orlando: highs are around 75°F and lows about 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Nightlife
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks

1
night
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 20th (Wed), take a stroll through Lincoln Road, then enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, and finally kick back and relax at South Beach.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Miami Beach online visit planner .

You can drive from Orlando to Miami Beach in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Orlando in February since evenings lows in Miami Beach dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Lock & Load Miami
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Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Pablo Catholic Church, identify plant and animal life at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, then snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, and finally admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Marathon fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Miami Beach to Marathon in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus, tram, and flight. February in Marathon sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
San Pablo Catholic Church ©
San Pablo Catholic Church
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then don't miss a visit to Truman Little White House, and finally take in the waterfront at Mallory Square. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then make a trip to Duval Street.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Key West trip itinerary site .

Getting from Marathon to Key West by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. February in Key West sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 68°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

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