Arrive in Miami Beach where you will have two days to explore the vibrant city and all it has to offer. Pick up your hire car and enjoy the art deco vibe at Miami Beach, explore the bustling open-air markets of Little Havana, or visit the glamorous city of Coral Gables.
Overnight: Albion South Beach or upgrade to either the Grand Beach Hotel Miami or the Loews Miami Beach
Whilst driving to Cocoa Beach, stop off at the delightful resort town of Palm Beach. You’ll have a fun few hours here with tropical Palm Beach Zoo, the capitivating Flagler Museum and beaches that are perfect for snorkelling. Once in Cocoa Beach head to the pier to enjoy sumptuous restaurants, cool boutiques and entertaining live music.
Overnight: International Palms Resort Cocoa Beach or upgrade to Hilton Cocoa Beach
Drive along Florida’s scenic Gold Coast to the lavish, Spanish-colonial St Augustine, filled with centuries old architecture, horse-drawn carriages and hidden courtyards to explore. Not just known for its history and European flair, there are plenty of gourmet restaurants, gorgeous beaches and great shops to venture to in St Augustine, too.
Overnight: Guy Harvey Resort St Augustine Beach or upgrade to Casa Monica Resort & Spa
St. Pete / Clearwater
Your next stop is St Pete / Clearwater which has been consistently voted one of the best beaches in America for many years. With miles of pristine beaches, sparkling gulf waters and clear blue skies. There are an abundance of recreational activities to enjoy in the area, including the stunning, family friendly Fort De Soto Park, the contemporary St Petersburg Pier, and the fascinating Dali museum.
Overnight: Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Clearwater Beach or upgrade to Opal Sands Resort
Saunter across the Tampa Bay on the spectacular Sunshine Skyway bridge, before continuing south through the charming towns of Longboat Key and Sarasota; home to Sarasota Jungle Gardens and Siesta Key. Soon you’ll arrive in Naples, which offers unspoiled beaches, stylish boutiques, art galleries and lovely restaurants.
Overnight: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Naples Downtown - 5th Avenue or upgrade to Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
Start your day with a journey over the magnificent US Overseas Highway 1, which links mainland Florida to the 120 mile long Florida Keys. On your way you’ll drive past vast grasslands, bottomless marshes and the exotic Everglades before your arrival in the eccentric Florida Keys. Discover charismatic conch houses as you wander the palm-lined paths, taste tangy Key Lime Pie and visit Hemingway’s fived toed cats at his home, all before joining the Sunset Celebration on Mallory Dock.
Overnight: Sheraton Suites Key West or upgrade to Oceans Edge Resort & Marina
Today your adventure ends, drive back to Miami airport and return your hire car for your departing flight.