15 days in Florida Itinerary

15 days in Florida Itinerary

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15 days in Florida Itinerary

Start: Exeter
+2
train + Fly + shuttle:  15​h 30​min
1
Key Largo
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
Islamorada
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
Marathon
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
4
Key West
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 30​min
5
Marco Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Exeter

1
night
Key Largo

Key Largo ©
The northernmost island of the Florida Keys, Key Largo provides stunning scenery, a number of watersports opportunities, and plenty of areas to relax on vacation.
On the 5th (Sun), meet the residents at Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Island Dolphin Care, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: enjoy some diversion at Kiffney's Firearms and Indoor Range, then look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and then admire the majestic nature at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Key Largo online trip itinerary maker .

Exeter, UK to Key Largo is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of train, flight, and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Exeter to Key Largo due to the time zone difference. In April, daily temperatures in Key Largo can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Islamorada

Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
On the 7th (Tue), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Islamorada Beer Company Brewery and Tasting Room, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Islamorada trip maker website .

You can drive from Key Largo to Islamorada in an hour. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Key Largo in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Islamorada, with lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Family-friendly places like Bahia Honda State Park and Fishing Charters & Tours will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Marathon: Big Pine Key (Stand-Up Paddleboarding & National Key Deer Refuge). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Pigeon Key Foundation, snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, and stroll through Sombrero Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Marathon trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Islamorada to Marathon takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Big Pine Key
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Pigeon Key Foundation ©
Pigeon Key Foundation

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.
On the 11th (Sat), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Fort Zachary Taylor and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Key West trip planner .

Take a bus from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Marco Island.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Parasailing & Paragliding

1
night
Marco Island

Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. On the 13th (Mon), get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then explore the activities along Capri Paddlecraft Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Marco Island trip maker tool .

You can ride a ferry from Key West to Marco Island in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Key West in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Marco Island, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Capri Paddlecraft Park ©
Capri Paddlecraft Park

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Happily Ever After Fireworks. Pack the 15th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Pack the 16th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's more to do: laugh and play at SeaWorld Orlando and stop by MacroBaby.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Orlando trip maker app .

Getting from Marco Island to Orlando by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. April in Orlando sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Nightlife
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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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