15 days in Florida Itinerary

15 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Key West
— 3 nights
2
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
3
Orlando
— 5 nights
4
Merritt Island
— 2 nights

3
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.
Bring the kids along to The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory. Get out of town with these interesting Key West side-trips: Big Pine Key (National Key Deer Refuge & Bahia Honda State Park). Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Tours, browse the exhibits of Truman Little White House, pause for some photo ops at Florida Keys Historical Military Memorial, and take a leisurely stroll along Mallory Square.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Key West trip website.

Mumbai, India to Key West is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -10.5 hour difference. While traveling from Mumbai, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Key West, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Big Pine Key
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Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Island Dolphin Care and Vizcaya Museum and Gardens. Explore Miami Beach's surroundings by going to Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden (in Coral Gables), Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier) and Shark Valley Visitor Center (in Everglades National Park). The adventure continues: stroll around Lincoln Road, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, and steep yourself in history at Barnacle State Historic Site.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Miami Beach trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Miami Beach takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Miami, Key Largo, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Shark Valley Visitor Center
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Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

5
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.
Attractions like Universal Orlando Resort and Universal's Islands of Adventure make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort, discover the magic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, try out the rides at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Orlando road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Miami Beach to Orlando takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami Beach in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Orlando, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Merritt Island.

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

2
nights
Merritt Island

Merritt Island ©
On the 2nd (Thu), see the interesting displays at American Space Museum & Space Walk of Fame, thenengage your brain at Space Shuttle Atlantis, and then see the sky in a new way at NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hangar's Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Merritt Island driving holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Orlando to Merritt Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In January in Merritt Island, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Merritt Island

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trips

American Space Museum & Space Walk of Fame, Hangar's Beach
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Space Shuttle Atlantis ©
Space Shuttle Atlantis
NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex ©
American Space Museum & Space Walk of Fame ©

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