15 days in Florida Itinerary

15 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
2
Everglades National Park
— 3 nights
3
Marathon
— 2 nights
4
Key West
— 2 nights
5
Orlando
— 3 nights
6
St. Augustine
— 2 nights

2
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, and then take a stroll through Lincoln Road.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Miami Beach tour planning website.

London, UK to Miami Beach is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Traveling from London in December, expect Miami Beach to be warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Everglades National Park.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Miami, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
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Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden ©
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

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nights
Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park ©
A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
Everglades National Park is known for wildlife, trails, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Shark Valley Visitor Center, explore the activities along Slough Slog, get outside with Osceola panthers, and trek along 99 Mile Wilderness Waterway.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Everglades National Park trip planner.

You can take a bus from Miami Beach to Everglades National Park in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Everglades National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can catch the bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Slough Slog ©
Slough Slog
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail

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Marathon

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Tours and then look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, thenidentify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge, and then view the masterpieces at Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Marathon vacation website.

You can take a bus from Everglades National Park to Marathon in 4 hours. In December, daytime highs in Marathon are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Big Pine Key, Fishing Charters & Tours, Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Mallory Square, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House, and then don't miss a visit to Duval Street.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Key West trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Scuba & Snorkeling

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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando, explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and make a trip to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Orlando travel route planning website.

Getting from Key West to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in December, plan for a bit cooler nights in Orlando, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
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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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St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at St. Augustine Wild Reserve, have fun at St Augustine Tennis at Treaty Park, enjoy the sea views from St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., thendeepen your understanding at Flagler College, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at St. Augustine Distillery.

Plan trip to St. Augustine with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Orlando to St. Augustine in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Orlando in December, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in St. Augustine: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Wildlife
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St. Augustine Wild Reserve ©
St. Augustine Wild Reserve
St. Augustine Distillery ©
St. Augustine Distillery

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