Day 1: Depart the cold climate of Pennsylvania enroute to the warm and sunny beaches of south Florida. We travel today to the resort city of Myrtle Beach where you will be our guests for a fabulous dinner at one of Myrtle Beach’s famous restaurants. (D)
Day 2: We depart for historic Charleston where we relax on a carriage tour of this charming southern coastal town as well as enjoy an included luncheon in Charleston. We continue to northern Florida and Jacksonville. (L)
Day 3: We travel to Miami Beach, our destination today. Enroute we tour the nation’s oldest city, St. Augustine, aboard a tram tour. An included dinner in Miami Beach concludes our day. (D)
Day 4: We relax on a cruise on Biscayne Bay, featuring the homes of the rich and famous, known as “Millionaires Row.” We also visit Bayside Marketplace where great shops and eateries await us. This afternoon we are off for the romantic Florida Keys. After arriving in Key West we enjoy an included dinner at one of their fabulous restaurants. (D)
Day 5: The day begins with a sightseeing tour of Key
West on the Conch Train. The remainder of the afternoon is free to explore Key West. Following an early dinner we travel to Key Largo, where we spend the night.
Day 6: We continue to the west coast of Florida and the charming town of Naples. Enroute we visit Everglades City and enjoy an airboat ride through the Florida Everglades. After a brief driving tour of Naples, we relax over a delicious dinner. (D)
Day 7: We continue to beautiful Sarasota, located on the Gulf of Mexico. This morning we tour the home and laboratory of Thomas Edison. See a collection of Edison’s inventions and stroll the tropical gardens he so cherished. Our second stop today will be the Ringling Brothers Circus Museum, created from the fortune John Ringling derived from his circus. Dinner is included tonight. (D)
Day 8: We spend the day in Sarasota visiting the beautiful Sunken Gardens in the morning. This afternoon we tour the Clearwater Aquarium, one of the region’s top aquariums.
Day 9: We depart Florida this morning and travel to the charming southern town of Savannah, GA. Tonight you will be our guests for dinner at a popular Savannah restaurant. (D)
Day 10: We tour Savannah this morning and learn about the history and sights of this city on a guided tour. You will have time to explore Savannah’s Riverfront area and have lunch on your own. We continue north, ending our day in Florence, SC.
Day 11: Our Florida and Key West vacation comes to an end today. We return home late afternoon