8 days in Bahama & Florida Itinerary

8 days in Bahama & Florida Itinerary

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8 days in Bahama & Florida Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Bahama
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Orlando
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Big Pine Key
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Chicago


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Bahama

Bahama
Bahama is an unincorporated community in northern Durham County, North Carolina.HistoryBahama was originally settled around 1750 as the community of Balltown until the name was changed to reflect three leading families of the community: ll, rris, and ngum. To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bahama road trip planning tool .

Chicago to Bahama is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Bahama due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in November: highs in Bahama hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 35°F. You'll set off for Orlando on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Bahama

Historic Sites

3
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.
When in Orlando, make a side trip to see Stetson Mansion in DeLand, approximately 1 hour away. Pack the 23rd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 25th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's still lots to do: make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks and tee off at Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bahama to Orlando. Traveling from Bahama in November, expect nights in Orlando to be warmer, around 62°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Golf Outdoors

Side Trip

Stetson Mansion
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, then admire the masterpieces at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, and finally explore and take pictures at Lincoln Road. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Haulover Beach Park, then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Tours, and then take a stroll through Collins Avenue.

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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. Traveling from Orlando in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Miami Beach, with lows around 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can go by car to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Haulover Beach Park
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Art Deco Tours ©
Art Deco Tours
South Beach ©
South Beach
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

2
nights
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. On the 28th (Thu), stroll through Sombrero Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at San Pablo Catholic Church, and then admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then take in nature's colorful creations at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, and then admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Big Pine Key online trip builder .

You can drive from Miami Beach to Big Pine Key in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, tram, and flight; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In November in Big Pine Key, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Key West, Marathon
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach

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