17 days in Florida Itinerary

17 days in Florida Itinerary

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Fort Lauderdale
— 2 nights
2
Marathon
— 3 nights
3
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
4
Fort Myers
— 7 nights
5
Fort Lauderdale
— 1 night

2
nights
Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale ©
Known as the "Venice of America" because of its extensive network of navigable waterways, Fort Lauderdale welcomes over 10 million annual visitors, most of them attracted by the city's popular beaches and marinas.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Anne Kolb Nature Center as well as Hollywood Beach.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Fort Lauderdale day trip planning tool.

London, UK to Fort Lauderdale is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. When traveling from London in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Fort Lauderdale: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 30°C at night. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Marathon.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Hollywood
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Anne Kolb Nature Center ©
Anne Kolb Nature Center
Hollywood Beach ©
Hollywood Beach

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.
You've added Anne's Beach, Sombrero Beach, Bahia Honda State Park, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Old Seven Mile Bridge.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Marathon itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Fort Lauderdale to Marathon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 31°C. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Islamorada, Bahia Honda State Park
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Old Seven Mile Bridge ©
Old Seven Mile Bridge
Anne's Beach ©
Anne's Beach
Seven Mile Bridge ©
Seven Mile Bridge

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Big Cypress National Preserve, Loop Road, Big Cypress National Preserve, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Wynwood Walls, wander the streets of Collins Avenue, take in the waterfront activity at Miami Beach Marina, then enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, and finally wander the streets of Espanola Way. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Ocean Drive, then see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, and then immerse yourself in nature at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Miami Beach online trip planner.

Getting from Marathon to Miami Beach by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Miami Beach can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Fort Myers.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Miami, Big Cypress National Preserve, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park
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Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park ©
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park
Big Cypress National Preserve ©
Big Cypress National Preserve
Espanola Way ©
Espanola Way

7
nights
Fort Myers

Fort Myers ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Wicked Dolphin Rum Distillery, Sanibel Outlets, Cayo Costa State Park, and other attractions. Discover out-of-the-way places like Clam Pass Park and Waterside Shops. Step out of Fort Myers to go to Sanibel Island and see Blind Pass Beach Park, which is approximately 52 minutes away.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Fort Myers trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Miami Beach to Fort Myers takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Fort Myers are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Fort Lauderdale.

Things to do in Fort Myers

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Fort Myers Beach, Naples, Sanibel Island, Captiva Beach, Tigertail Beach
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Captiva Beach ©
Captiva Beach
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve ©
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
Blind Pass Beach Park ©
Blind Pass Beach Park

1
night
Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale ©
Sawgrass Mills has been added to your itinerary. On the 27th (Tue), browse the different shops at Sawgrass Mills.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort Lauderdale trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Shopping

Side Trip

Sawgrass Mills
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Sawgrass Mills ©
Sawgrass Mills

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