7 days in Greater Miami & The Beaches Itinerary

7 days in Greater Miami & The Beaches Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Greater Miami & The Beaches vacation planner

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Miami
— 3 nights
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Everglades National Park
— 3 nights
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Miami

— 3 nights

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Miami is known for shopping, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, wander the streets of Lincoln Road, and take a leisurely stroll along Miami Beach Boardwalk.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Miami online travel planner.

Houston to Miami is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Houston to Miami due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Houston in March, with highs in Miami at 81°F and lows at 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Everglades National Park.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Everglades National Park

— 3 nights

Largest Subtropical Wilderness in the United States

A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
Everglades National Park is known for wildlife, trails, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Shark Valley Visitor Center, hike along Gumbo Limbo Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anhinga Trail, and contemplate the waterfront views at Eco Pond.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Everglades National Park journey tool.

You can take a train from Miami to Everglades National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Everglades National Park sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife