Universal’s Islands of Adventure

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  • Theme park opened in 1999
  • #1 of the top 25 amusement parks in the world
  • Guests depart from a main port to visit 1 of 8 themed islands

 

Clearwater Beach

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  • Beach on the Gulf of Mexico that sits on a barrier island
  • #7 of the top 25 beaches in the world

 

Magic Kingdom

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  • Theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort dedicated to fairy tales and Disney characters
  • #4 of the top 25 amusement parks in the world
  • The park is represented by Cinderella Castle, inspired by the 1950 film Cinderella
  • Most visited theme park in the world for the 11th consecutive year

 

Universal Studios Florida

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  • Theme park opened in 1990, whose theme is the entertainment industry, including particular films and television
  • #8 of the top 25 amusement parks in the world
  • Includes rides and live shows

 

Epcot

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  • Theme park operated by the Walt Disney Company that opened in 1982
  • #9 of the top 25 amusement parks in the world
  • The park spans 305 acres and is dedicated to the celebration of human achievement, in particular, technological innovation and international culture
  • The sphere shape is representative of Spaceship Earth

 

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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  • Theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort operated by The Walt Disney Company
  • #14 of the top 25 amusement parks in the world
  • Opened in 1989
  • Dedicated to the imagined worlds from film, television, music, and theater, drawing from the heyday of Hollywood in the 1930s and 1940s

 

Everglades National Park
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  • Third largest national park in the lower 48 states after Death Valley and Yellowstone
  • Home to endangered species like the Florida panther, the American crocodile, and the West Indian manatee
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory

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  • Butterfly park that houses 50-60 different species of live butterflies from around the world in a climate-controlled, glass habitat
  • At the learning center guests can get an up close view of live caterpillars feeding and developing on their host plants

 

South Beach

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Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

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  • Features exhibits of historic spacecraft and memorabilia
  • Home to the real Space Shuttle Atlantis orbiter

Lincoln Road

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  • Pedestrian road in Miami Beach known for its pedestrian mall complete with shops, restaurants, galleries, and other businesses

 

John B. Stetson House

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  • Historic home built in 1886 from a famed hat maker and philathropist
  • Parties were held there that included gatherings of both people from the town and also elite society including President Cleveland, and the King and Queen of England

 


 

Costs

all flights $443

food $45/day x 15 days = $390

hotel $81/day x 13 days = $1,053

tickets (all attractions) $672

TOTAL for whole itinerary $2,558