9 days in Florida Itinerary

9 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Miami
— 2 nights
2
Key West
— 2 nights
3
Orlando
— 4 nights

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Shark Valley Visitor Center and then look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Miami trip itinerary planning tool.

Detroit to Miami is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Detroit in December, things will get much hotter in Miami: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, South Beach
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Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, thensee the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at National Key Deer Refuge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): take a memorable tour with Tours, thenexamine the collection at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Key West online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Miami to Key West takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Key West sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

National Key Deer Refuge
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 26:
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Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Scuba & Snorkeling
Parasailing & Paragliding

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.
Bring the kids along to Universal Orlando Resort and Universal's Islands of Adventure. Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Walt Disney World Resort, make a trip to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, get your game on at Nomadic, and stroll around Magnolia Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando tour builder website.

You can fly from Key West to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Orlando, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Wildlife

Side Trip

Magnolia Park
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 30:
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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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