20 days in Florida Itinerary

20 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Miami
— Few hours
2
Key Largo
— 2 nights
3
Islamorada
— 2 nights
4
Marathon
— 2 nights
5
Key West
— 3 nights
6
Marco Island
— 3 nights
7
Orlando
— 3 nights
8
Crystal River
— 1 night
9
Panama City Beach
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace and then have fun at Lock & Load Miami.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Miami itinerary planner.

Lisbon, Portugal to Miami is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Lisbon to Miami, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, Miami is a bit warmer than Lisbon - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Miami

Fun & Games · Shopping
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Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
Bayside Marketplace ©
Bayside Marketplace

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nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): get a new perspective on things with Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder and then tour the water at your own pace with Key Largo Fishing Adventures. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Island Dolphin Care, then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and finally stop by Shell World Florida Keys.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Key Largo sightseeing tool.

You can drive from Miami to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April in Key Largo, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Key Largo

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 8:
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Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care
Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder ©
Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder
Parasailing & Paragliding

2
nights
Islamorada

Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take a memorable tour with Tours and then cast your line with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): zoom along the surf with A1A Watersports & Boat Rentals, then take in the exciting artwork at Old Road Gallery, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find reviews and more tourist information, refer to the Islamorada tour itinerary builder app.

Islamorada is just a stone's throw from Key Largo. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Islamorada when traveling from Key Largo in April, with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 10:
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
A1A Watersports & Boat Rentals ©
A1A Watersports & Boat Rentals

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then stroll through Sombrero Beach, and then identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, examine the collection at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bahia Honda State Park.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Marathon route website.

Drive from Islamorada to Marathon in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 12:
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The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Dry Tortugas National Park and U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum. There's lots more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the pleasant sights at Key West Garden Club, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Key West day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Key West sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Marco Island.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 15:
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Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

3
nights
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. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Speed Boats Tours and Fishing Charters & Tours. And it doesn't end there: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, partake in some friendly competition at Xtreme Escape Game, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and kick back and relax at South Marco Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Marco Island travel itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Key West to Marco Island in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Key West in April since evenings lows in Marco Island dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Speed Boats Tours
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 18:
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Speed Boats Tours

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.
Have a day of magic on the 19th (Fri) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 21st (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. It doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Orlando online trip builder.

You can drive from Marco Island to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In April in Orlando, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Crystal River.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
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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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night
Crystal River

The jewel of Florida's Nature Coast, Crystal River spreads around spring-fed Kings Bay, known for maintaining a constant 22 C (72 F) temperature all year long.
On the 22nd (Mon), pause for some photo ops at Old Homosassa Veteran's Memorial, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Crystal River itinerary builder.

Getting from Orlando to Crystal River by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Orlando in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Crystal River, with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Crystal River

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Old Homosassa Veteran's Memorial
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Scuba & Snorkeling
Old Homosassa Veteran's Memorial ©
Old Homosassa Veteran's Memorial

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night
Panama City Beach

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): get your game on at Kartona The Electric Speedway, then fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On your second day here, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Gulf World Marine Park, browse the different shops at Pier Park, and then kick back and relax at St. Andrews State Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Panama City Beach trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Crystal River to Panama City Beach in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car. April in Panama City Beach sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Swim with Dolphins
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park

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