20 days in Florida Itinerary

20 days in Florida Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Florida trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Naples
— 2 nights
2
St. Augustine
— 5 nights
3
Panama City Beach
— 1 night
4
Fort Walton Beach
— 4 nights
5
Key West
— 3 nights
6
Marathon
— 2 nights
7
Key Largo
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

2
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Step out of the city life by going to Bowman's Beach and Lovers Key State Park. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum and Edison and Ford Winter Estates.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Naples driving holiday planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Naples is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. October in Naples sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Naples

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Edison and Ford Winter Estates ©
Edison and Ford Winter Estates
The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum ©
The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum
Bowman's Beach ©
Bowman's Beach

5
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Get a sense of the local culture at The Oldest Store Museum and Old Jail. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to First Colony and Shrimping Museum. Explore St. Augustine's surroundings by going to Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum (in Ponce Inlet), Fernandina Beach (Amelia Island Horseback Riding & Fort Clinch State Park) and Beach at Daytona Beach (in Daytona Beach). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, gain insight at Flagler College, examine the collection at Lightner Museum, and don't miss a visit to St. George Street.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the St. Augustine trip planner.

Drive from Naples to St. Augustine in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Naples in October, expect nights in St. Augustine to be about the same, around 67°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Fort Clinch State Park ©
Fort Clinch State Park
The Oldest Store Museum ©
The Oldest Store Museum
Amelia Island Horseback Riding ©
Amelia Island Horseback Riding

1
night
Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach ©

World's Most Beautiful Beaches

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): do a tasting at Panama City Beach Winery, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then admire the majestic nature at St. Andrews State Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Panama City Beach trip planner.

Getting from St. Augustine to Panama City Beach by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly. Expect slightly colder evenings in Panama City Beach when traveling from St. Augustine in October, with lows around 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Fort Walton Beach.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Panama City Beach Winery ©
Panama City Beach Winery
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
Fort Walton Beach

Fort Walton Beach ©
Fort Walton Beach is a city in southern Okaloosa County, Florida, United States. Visiting Navarre Beach and Fudpucker's Gator Beach will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Air Force Armament Museum and Fort Pickens Area. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort Walton Beach: The Graffiti Bridge (in Pensacola) and Pensacola Beach (in Pensacola Beach). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Okaloosa Island, get close to the beloved marine mammals with AJ's Water Adventures, walk around Dog Park, and kick back and relax at Henderson Beach State Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Fort Walton Beach day trip planning app.

Getting from Panama City Beach to Fort Walton Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Panama City Beach to Fort Walton Beach due to the time zone difference. October in Fort Walton Beach sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Fort Walton Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
AJ's Water Adventures ©
AJ's Water Adventures
Navarre Beach ©
Navarre Beach
Air Force Armament Museum ©
Air Force Armament Museum

3
nights
Key West

Key West ©

Conch Republic

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.
Visiting Dry Tortugas National Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum and Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and examine the collection at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Key West road trip planning website.

Fly from Fort Walton Beach to Key West in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Fort Walton Beach to Key West. In October, Key West is somewhat warmer than Fort Walton Beach - with highs of 86°F and lows of 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum ©
Audubon House & Tropical Gardens ©
Audubon House & Tropical Gardens
Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center ©
Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 28th (Wed), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and then shop like a local with Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center and then see the interesting displays at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center.

To find maps and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon trip planning site.

You can drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Marathon sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center
Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography ©
Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

2
nights
Key Largo

Key Largo ©

Diving Capital of the World

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 30th (Fri), stop by Robert Is Here, take an in-depth tour of History of Diving Museum, and then fulfill a lifelong dream with Theater of the Sea. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours, then look for all kinds of wild species at Molasses Reef, and then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Key Largo itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Marathon to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Key Largo, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours ©
Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours
Molasses Reef ©
Molasses Reef
History of Diving Museum ©
History of Diving Museum

Similar plans

21 days in Florida BY A USER FROM CHILE September, teens, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, teens, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, kids, beaches, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: October, kids, beaches Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 22 days in Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, kids, beaches, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: October, kids, beaches Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 21 days in Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, kids, popular sights Preferences: April, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, kids, popular sights Preferences: October, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: November, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 22 days in Florida, Louisiana & Wyoming BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 21 days in Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Florida BY A USER FROM CHILE February, teens, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, teens, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, kids, popular sights Preferences: May, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans