8 days in Florida Itinerary

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Tampa
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St. Petersburg
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Naples
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Sarasota
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Tampa — 1 night

Big Guava

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Philippe Park and then take in the waterfront activity at Fun Flats Fishing. Keep things going the next day: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tampa trip site.

Istanbul, Turkey to Tampa is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in April, things will get much hotter in Tampa: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to St. Petersburg.
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St. Petersburg — 2 nights

Florida's Sunshine City

Located on a peninsula between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St.
On the 4th (Tue), walk around Vinoy Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Imagine Museum, explore the world behind art at Duncan McClellan Gallery, then sample the fine beverages at St. Petersburg Distillery, and finally identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the St. Petersburg online trip itinerary builder.

St. Petersburg is just a short distance from Tampa. In April, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Naples.
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Naples — 2 nights

On the 7th (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park, take in the local highlights with Naples Historical Society, and then take in the waterfront at Naples Pier. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Revs Institute, view the masterpieces at KAJ Gallery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Naples Botanical Garden, and finally get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Naples online attractions planner.

You can drive from St. Petersburg to Naples in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. April in Naples sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Sarasota.
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Sarasota — 2 nights

Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. state of Florida. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at The Ringling, walk around Siesta Beach, then get interesting insight from Tours, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Ted Sperling Park.

For photos and other tourist information, read Sarasota journey planner.

You can drive from Naples to Sarasota in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In April, daytime highs in Sarasota are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Florida travel guide

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The Sunshine State
The “Sunshine State,” Florida became a favorite winter destination for the affluent crowd over a century ago. Today, the state attracts visitors from around the world with its golden beaches and modern theme parks. You can spend your entire vacation enjoying the state's highly developed seaside areas, but remember that some of Florida's best-kept secrets are in secluded locations. Visit the big cities and their comfortable resorts offering top-notch dining and nightlife, but leave some time to see the peninsula's swampy landscape, filled with wild creatures and native plants. Farther away from the tourist-packed urban areas, the untamed wetlands of Florida offer a selection of things to do, such as kayaking, boat rides, and numerous other outdoor activities.
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