8 days in Cocoa, Orlando & Ocala Itinerary

8 days in Cocoa, Orlando & Ocala Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Florida travel planner

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Fly to Orlando International Airport, Drive to Cocoa
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Cocoa
— 1 night
Drive
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Orlando
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ocala
— 2 nights
Fly to Fayetteville, Drive to Tulsa

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Cocoa

— 1 night
Your day by day itinerary now includes Astronaut Memorial Planetarium and Observatory. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex and then get curious at Space Shuttle Atlantis. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: savor the flavors at Space Coast Brews Cruise and then look and learn at Astronaut Memorial Planetarium and Observatory.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, read Cocoa trip maker.

Tulsa to Cocoa is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tulsa to Cocoa due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tulsa in May, expect Cocoa to be somewhat warmer, temps between 84°F and 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Cocoa

Childrens Museums · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours

Side Trip

Orlando

— 4 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Have a day of magic on the 25th (Tue) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 26th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort, pause for some serene contemplation at St James Roman Catholic Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

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You can drive from Cocoa to Orlando in an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ocala.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ocala

— 2 nights
Ocala is a city located in Northern Florida. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the wide-open spaces of Gypsy Gold Horse Farm, then admire the natural beauty at Sholom Park, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Butterfly Rainforest.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ocala tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Orlando to Ocala takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 63°F in Ocala. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Ocala

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips