6 days in Tampa & St. Petersburg Itinerary

6 days in Tampa & St. Petersburg Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Florida itinerary planner

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Tampa
— 4 nights
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St. Petersburg
— 1 night
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Tampa

— 4 nights

Big Guava

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tampa: Orlando (Walt Disney World Resort & Universal's Islands of Adventure). Pack the 9th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. Next up on the itinerary: cast your line with a fishing tour and pause for some serene contemplation at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tampa attractions planner.

Columbus to Tampa is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Columbus in May, things will get a bit warmer in Tampa: highs are around 89°F and lows about 71°F. You'll set off for St. Petersburg on the 10th (Mon).

Things to do in Tampa

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

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St. Petersburg

— 1 night

Florida's Sunshine City

Located on a peninsula between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): explore the world behind art at James Museum of Western & Wildlife Art, then explore the world behind art at The Dali Museum, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kozuba & Sons Distillery. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Jude the Apostle Cathedral Church, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then take in the exciting artwork at Duncan McClellan Gallery, and finally explore the world behind art at Imagine Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our St. Petersburg online visit planner.

St. Petersburg is very close to Tampa. In May, daytime highs in St. Petersburg are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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