8 days in Central Florida Itinerary

8 days in Central Florida Itinerary

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8 days in Central Florida Itinerary

Start: Springfield
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Orlando
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sebring
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Lakeland
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  6​h
End: Springfield

4
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.
Explore hidden gems such as World of Disney and Coca-Cola Orlando Eye. Pack the 5th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 7th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Next up on the itinerary: revel in the low prices at Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets and enjoy some diversion at Amway Center.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando travel route planner.

Springfield to Orlando is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight, taxi, and train. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Springfield to Orlando is 1 hour. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Springfield in February; daily highs in Orlando reach 74°F and lows reach 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sebring.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Fun & Games
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Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Amway Center ©
Amway Center
World of Disney ©
World of Disney

1
night
Sebring

Sebring ©
Sebring is a city in Highlands County, Florida, United States, nicknamed "The City on the Circle", in reference to Circle Drive, the center of the Sebring Downtown Historic District. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): admire all the interesting features of Sebring International Raceway and then admire the majestic nature at Highlands Hammock State Park. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of Lost Mines of Atlantis and then stroll through Brownville Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sebring tour planner.

You can drive from Orlando to Sebring in 2 hours. In February, daytime highs in Sebring are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lakeland.

Things to do in Sebring

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Brownville Park
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Highlands Hammock State Park ©
Highlands Hammock State Park
Sebring International Raceway ©
Sebring International Raceway
Brownville Park ©
Brownville Park

2
nights
Lakeland

Lakeland ©
Lakeland is a city in Polk County, Florida, located along Interstate 4 east of Tampa. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Circle B Bar Reserve, look for gifts at Four Purls Yarn Shop, and then admire the natural beauty at Bok Tower Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Lake Mirror, then explore the activities along Lake Hollingsworth, and then admire all the interesting features of Joker Marchant Stadium.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Lakeland road trip planning app .

Drive from Sebring to Lakeland in 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Lakeland can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lakeland

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Bok Tower Gardens, Four Purls Yarn Shop
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Bok Tower Gardens ©
Bok Tower Gardens
Circle B Bar Reserve ©
Circle B Bar Reserve
Joker Marchant Stadium ©
Joker Marchant Stadium

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