8 days in Florida Itinerary

8 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Miami
— 3 nights
2
Key West
— 2 nights
3
Orlando
— 2 nights

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): stroll the grounds of Charlotte Jane Memorial Park Cemetary and then shop like a local with Britto Central. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): kick back and relax at Bal Harbor Beach, thenstroll through Surfside Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Miami travel itinerary planner.

Jacksonville to Miami is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jacksonville in March, things will get a bit warmer in Miami: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Surfside Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Museum ©
Lock & Load Museum
South Beach ©
South Beach
Wynwood ©
Wynwood

2
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, and then take in the waterfront at Key West Historic Seaport. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, thenbrush up on your military savvy at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally take in the waterfront at Edward B. Knight Pier.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Key West holiday maker website.

You can fly from Miami to Key West in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Key West are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Orlando, explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St James Roman Catholic Cathedral.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Orlando holiday site.

Fly from Key West to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in March, plan for little chillier nights in Orlando, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art ©
International Drive ©
International Drive

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