5 days in Dallas & Southeast Florida Itinerary

5 days in Dallas & Southeast Florida Itinerary

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Dallas
— 1 day
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Key West
— 3 nights
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Miami
— 1 night
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Dallas — 1 day

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
On the 22nd (Sat), examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, then see the interesting displays at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and then take a tour by water with The Spirit of Dallas.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Dallas route planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Dallas. In August in Dallas, expect temperatures between 96°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Key West.
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Key West — 3 nights

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.
Bring the kids along to The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Scuba & Snorkeling. Change things up with a short trip to Bahia Honda State Park in Big Pine Key (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Key West Aquarium, see the world from above with Fly-KeyWest Helicopter Tours, and don't miss a visit to Duval Street.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Key West trip planning site.

You can fly from Dallas to Key West in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Key West. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Dallas in August: highs in Key West hover around 90°F, while lows dip to 81°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Miami.
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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
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Miami — 1 night

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 26th (Wed): get outside with South Beach Parasail, take a stroll through Lincoln Road, and then enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Miami day trip planning site.

You can fly from Key West to Miami in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August in Miami, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can fly back home.
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Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Side Trip
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