Day 1: London – Orlando
Fly from London to Florida, arriving into Orlando on the same day. On arrival, collect your Alamo rental car for your entire stay in Florida. Stay 3 nights at the Doubletree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Studios (or similar).
Day 2-3: Orlando
World renowned attractions await you in this fun lover’s paradise. Explore the many wonders of the ‘theme park capital of the world’. Take your pick from Walt Disney World Resort, with its Magic Kingdom, Epcot Center and Animal Kingdom; Universal Studios and Universal Islands of Adventure; SeaWorld, Discovery Cove and Aquatica; or Legoland Florida, located just outside of Orlando. Cool down at one of the numerous waterparks nearby or work your way through the 330 designer shops at the Orlando Premium Outlets! After 3 nights here, you’ll never want to leave this magical wonderland.
Day 4: Orlando – Daytona Beach (approx. 51 miles)
After an action packed stay in Orlando, it’s time to hit the beach as you drive northeast to Daytona Beach, where 23-miles of spectacular white sands await you, boasting equal amounts of relaxation and fun. Stay 2 nights at The Shores Resort & Spa (or similar).
Day 5: Daytona Beach
Daytona Beach is known as the ‘World’s Most Famous Beach’ and for good reason. Located in the Fun Coast region of Florida, Daytona is regularly flocked by car and motorcycle enthusiasts for NASCAR, whilst golf fans have over 25 quality courses to choose from. Then there’s all the beach and water activities on offer – why not rent a beach buggy or head out into the sea where surfing, windsurfing, parasailing and much more to try out. Family fun is on offer too, with Daytona's iconic 745-foot pier and Boardwalk area lending some traditional seaside appeal, including a Ferris wheel, rides and ice cream parlours - as well as a Daytona institution: Joe's Crab Shack. The options are endless on Daytona Beach holidays.
Day 6: Daytona Beach – Cocoa Beach (approx. 80 miles)
It’s time to leave Daytona Beach behind as you drive down the Gold Coast to Cocoa Beach, located on the famed Space Coast. Stay 2 nights at the Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront(or similar).
Day 7: Cocoa Beach
With over 72-miles of beaches blessed with year-round warm weather, steady waves and world class surf shops, is why the Space Coast has earned its designation as the East Coast Surfing Capital of the US. Named after the area’s long-standing association with the space programme and home to the NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Port Canaveral, it’s only right to pay this institution a visit. Aside from the surfing and astronauts, the Space Coast is also a fan with wildlife watchers, with over 250 square miles of wildlife refuge to explore; shopping abound at the Historic Cocoa Village; and family fun at Cocoa Beach Pier, where live entertainment and funfair fun can be found!
Day 8: Cocoa Beach – Tampa Bay (approx. 160 miles)
After your space adventure in Cocoa Beach, it’s time to drive across state to the gem of the Gulf Coast that is Tampa Bay. Where the attractions of Busch Gardens; the shopping of International Plaza, and the pulsing Latin vibe of Ybor City awaits! Stay 3 nights at the Intercontinental Tampa(or similar).
Day 9-10: Tampa Bay
Enjoy the many wild-to-mild attractions of Tampa Bay, from Busch Gardens to The Florida Aquarium. With its major theme parks and exciting nightlife, engaging museums and glorious golf, tranquil canoe excursions and some of the best shopping in the Gulf, it is not hard to see why Tampa Bay’s popularity with British travellers is booming. While in Tampa, why not take in the view from the air, with a helicopter ride over Davis Island, the Port of Tampa and Hillsborough Bay? Prices start from £52pp.
Day 11: Tampa Bay - London
At the end of your fun-filled Floriday fly drive, return your rental car at the airport then fly back to London.
Included in your Fly Drive Holiday
- Hotel accommodation
- Economy flights
- Airport taxes, fuel & duty
- Car rental where stated
- Any applicable offers
Not included: Airport transfers, hire car one way drop-off fees, meals, sightseeing & personal expenses.
Flights from regional UK airports available
Remember, we can tailor-make your holiday to suit your needs, contact our travel experts today, call us on 0208 290 9751.