8 days in Florida Itinerary

8 days in Florida Itinerary

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Fly
1
Key West
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Big Pine Key
— 1 night
Drive
3
Miami Beach
— 1 night
Drive
4
Daytona Beach
— 2 nights
Drive to Orlando International Airport, Fly to Kalamazoo Battle Creek International Airport

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Key West

Conch Republic

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.
Get some historical perspective at Truman Little White House and Saint Mary Star of the Sea. The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Oldest House & Garden Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Key West visit planning website.

Kalamazoo to Key West is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kalamazoo in January, things will get warmer in Key West: highs are around 76°F and lows about 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Key West

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1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge and then kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Big Pine Key online visit planner.

You can drive from Key West to Big Pine Key in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In January in Big Pine Key, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
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National Key Deer Refuge ©
Wildlife Area
National Key Deer Refuge
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1
night
Miami Beach

The World's Playground

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 21st (Thu): stroll through Lincoln Road, stroll through South Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, and finally wander the streets of Collins Avenue.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Miami Beach trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Big Pine Key to Miami Beach by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In January in Miami Beach, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Daytona Beach.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites
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Lincoln Road ©
Must see
Lincoln Road
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South Beach ©
Must see
South Beach
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Art Deco Historic District ©
Historic Walking Area
Art Deco Historic District
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2
nights
Daytona Beach

The World's Most Famous Beach

The iconic seaside destination of Daytona Beach once supported sugar mill plantations, but now entertains up to 8 million visitors a year.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Stetson Mansion, then capture your vacation like a pro with Central Florida Nature Adventures, and then see the interesting displays at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Daytona Beach sightseeing planner.

Getting from Miami Beach to Daytona Beach by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami Beach in January, things will get a bit cooler in Daytona Beach: highs are around 69°F and lows about 50°F. On the 23rd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Daytona Beach

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Adventure

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