9 days in Florida Itinerary

9 days in Florida Itinerary

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9 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  6​h
1
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Miami
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: New York City

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 29th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at 7 Artists & Friends and then don't miss a visit to Duval Street. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the waterfront at Mallory Square, and finally appreciate the history behind Florida Keys Historical Military Memorial.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Key West online trip itinerary builder .

New York City to Key West is an approximately 6-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from New York City in June: high temperatures in Key West hover around 88°F and lows are around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

2
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.
On the 2nd (Tue), take in nature's colorful creations at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, then enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, and finally stroll around Lincoln Road. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Art Deco Historic District, then tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, then see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, and finally get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Miami trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Key West to Miami takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
South Beach ©
South Beach
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden ©
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

4
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 4th (Thu) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 5th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure and discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip planner .

You can fly from Miami to Orlando in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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