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Florida Holidays

No matter what type of trip you’re after, Florida has the answer

Stunning palm-fringed beaches, glistening islands,captivating culture and enchanting wildlife; the Sunshine State has a lot to offer. Orlando has its theme parks, but head to the coast and you will discover a very different side to the state. Whether you want action, adventure, romance or total relaxation, Florida has it all. Its theme parks have rides for all ages, the shopping offers premium outlet and high-end designer stores and there are more than 1400 golf courses, making the state a sports-lover’s paradise.

When it comes to family entertainment, Orlando has it covered. Younger children will be delighted to meet their favourite Disney Characters from Buzz and Woody to Cinderella and Rapunzel at Walt Disney World Resort and there are plenty or rides, parades and shows to keep the whole family entertained. Families with older children may find Universal Orlando Resort more their speed with thrilling film and TV based rides, including the Wizarding World of Harry Potter™. The fun doesn’t stop outside of the parks either, there is so much for families to enjoy from Wonderworks in Pointe Orlando to countless crazy gold courses.

The Florida Keys provide a perfect escape for couples. This 150 mile long stretch of islands is home to turquoise waters, coral reef, secluded beaches and breathtaking sunsets making it an ideal subtropical paradise with plenty of romantic appeal. There is plenty for couples to explore, whether your choose to enjoy the sunset celebrations in lively Key West, snorkel the coral reef by Key Largo or even escape to a private tropical island at the exclusive Little Palm Island Resort, find your paradise in the Florida Keys. 

Lively Miami is a fantastic choice for friends planning some time away together. South Beach is practically designed for people watching, find a bar or café, sit back and soak up the atmosphere, or take a walk past the Art Deco buildings and hit the shops on Collins Avenue. Why not indulge in a relaxing spa treatment before experiencing Miami’s legendary nightlife for yourself, and in the morning enjoy relaxing by the pool or the ocean. 

There’s so much to see and do in Florida that the best way to visit is on a multi centre trip. Combine the thrills of Orlando with the relaxing shores of the Gulf Coast, or enjoy the lively vibe of Miami’s South Beach before heading down to the Florida Keys. For nature lovers, why not visit some of the stunning national parks such as the Everglade, Dry Tortugas or Biscayne? 

Destination Highlights
  • Boasting award winning beaches
  • Easy to drive around and explore
  • Home to the best Theme Parks in the world
  • Shopping Outlets and fantastic restaurants
  • Amazing National Parks to explore by foot, boat or kayak
  • Meet your favourite Disney character
Essential Information
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  • Time Zone GMT -5 hours
  • Currency USD - US Dollar
  • Visa Information Ensure you have a valid ESTA prior to travel
  • Language English
  • Flight Time Approx 9 hours; direct flights from the UK are available
  • Health Information No vaccinations are required for travel to Florida. All travellers should be up to date with routine immunisations. It is important to contact your GP to check for the latest recommendations.

Top Tips from our Experts

Aveenash

Destination Specialist

“Hire a car and add a few extra destinations to your holiday. There is so much to see and do in Florida, and getting around is so easy. It would be a shame to visit only one side of this fantastic state.”

Indianna

Sales Performance Leader

“There are some fantastic places to shop in Florida and I always include a visit to the premium outlets on my trips. Even if this has occasionally meant getting a bigger suitcase to bring all my bargains home.”

Omkar

Destination Specialist

“For a spectacular drive, take the A1A south from Palm Beach. With the ocean on one side and amazing mansions on the other, you may even spot the odd celebrity.”

Our Florida destinations

Golf course

Florida

Naples and Marco Island

Naples and Marco Island
Downtown Miami

Florida

Miami

Miami
International Drive

Florida

Orlando

Orlando

Florida

Florida Keys

Florida Keys
Aerial view of Palm Beach

Florida

The Palm Beaches

The Palm Beaches
Fort Lauderdale

Florida

Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale

Florida

Sarasota and Bradenton

Sarasota and Bradenton
Fort Myers

Florida

Fort Myers and Sanibel Island

Fort Myers and Sanibel Island
Clearwater

Florida

St Pete and Clearwater

St Pete and Clearwater

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