8 days in Florida Itinerary

8 days in Florida Itinerary

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8 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Knoxville
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Orlando
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
High Springs
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Miami
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Knoxville

3
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.
Have a day of magic on the 7th (Wed) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 8th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort, make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks, and have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Orlando trip planner.

Knoxville to Orlando is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Knoxville in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 76°F in Orlando. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to High Springs.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Nightlife
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Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

1
night
High Springs

High Springs ©
High Springs is a city in Alachua County, Florida, United States. On the 9th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Rainforest and then Head underground at Ginnie Springs.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our High Springs online journey builder .

You can drive from Orlando to High Springs in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in High Springs

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Butterfly Rainforest
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Ginnie Springs ©
Ginnie Springs
Butterfly Rainforest ©
Butterfly Rainforest

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then view the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. On the next day, take a memorable tour with Tours, then see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and then shop like a local with Alan S. Maltz Gallery.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Key West tour itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from High Springs to Key West. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from High Springs in August since evenings lows in Key West dip to 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Parasailing & Paragliding

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): wander the streets of Lincoln Road, kick back and relax at South Beach, then examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, then enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, and finally zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Miami trip planner .

You can fly from Key West to Miami in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. August in Miami sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 78°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Miami Beach
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Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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