Adventure Caravans 44+ Day Fabulous Florida Trip
February 12, 2018 thru April 15, 2018

   


Our Winter Trip Itinerary-Index

Pre-ADVENTURE CARAVAN
February 12-23, 2018

● Leaving Home When It Was Icy Cold 24 Degrees
● Visited The Old Louisiana State Capitol
● Huey Long
● Visited The Old Governor's Mansion
● Visited The New State House
● Gulf Shores Alabama & The Klingemann's


Day 1 - 3 PENSACOLA
February 24-26, 2018

● Get Acquainted Luncheon & Orientation
● Guided Tour of National Naval Air Museum
● IMAX Theatre – Magic of Flight
● Pensacola Lighthouse & Museum
● Joe Patti’s Seafood Company
● Historic Pensacola Village Tour


Day 4 - 5 CARRABELLE
February 27-28, 2018

● Orman House Historic State Park
● John Gorrie State Park
● Lunch in Apalachicola
● Raney House Visit
● Carrabelle Bottle House
● World’s Smallest Police Station


Day 6 - 7 TALLAHASSEE
March 1-2, 2018

● Tallahassee Motorcoach Tour
● Florida Museum of History
● New State Capital Building Tour
● Historic Florida State Capitol Museum
● Guided Downtown Highlights Tour


Day 8 - 10 OCALA
March 3-5, 2018

● Ocala Motorcoach Tour
● Guided Motorcoach Tour thru ‘Horse Capital of World’
● Ocala Highlights Tour & Homes of the Rich & Famous
● Bar-B-Que Lunch at Horse Farm
● Horse Country Carriage Tour
● Visit Silver Springs Park
● Glass Bottom Boat / Wildlife Cruise on Fort King River
● Don Garlits Museum


Day 11 - 13 TAMPA
March 6-8, 2018

● Weeki Wachi Springs (En route)
● Guided Tampa Bay Highlights Motorcoach Tour
● Channelside District, Port of Tampa – Davis Island & Bayshore Blvd
● Tour Ybor City – Cigar Capital of the World
● Cuban Bakery
● Sightseeing in Tarpon Springs
● Sponge Docks & Sponge Factory
● Narrated Sponge Boat Tour with Diver
● Family Style Greek Dinner at Dimitri’s on the Water
● Yuengling Factory Tour


Day 14 - 17 SARASOTA
March 9-12, 2018

● Mixon Fruit Farm & Tram Tour
● Sarasota Classic Car Museum
● The John & Marble Ringling Estate – Circus Museum, Bayfront Gardens, – Ringling Museum of Art, Cá d’Zan
● Narrated Sarasota Highlights Trolley Tour
● Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium
● Free Day to Enjoy Sarasota & Bradenton


Day 18 - 20 FORT MYERS
March 13-15, 2018

● Thomas Edison & Henry Ford Estates
● Free Day to Enjoy the Area – Including Sanibel & Captiva
● Staff Prepared Dinner


Day 21 - 24 HOMESTEAD
March 16-19, 2018

● Guided Miccosukee Indian Village & Museum (En route)
● Alligator Show (En route)
● Airboat Ride in Everglades (En route)
● R.F. Orchids Farm Guided Tour
● Famous Coral Castle Tour
● Bonsai Gardens Guided Tour
● Monkey Jungle Visit
● John Pennekamp State Park & – Glass Bottom Boat
● Free Day to Explore the South Miami Area


Day 25 - 28 KEY WEST/FLORIA KEYS
March 20-23, 2018

● Narrated Old Town Trolley Tour of Key West
● Key West Sunset Dinner Cruise
● Hemingway House Tour
● Harry S Truman Little White House
● Free Day to Enjoy the Florida Keys
● Day Trip to Dry Tortugas (optional)


Day 29 - 31 FT. LAUDERDALE / MIAMI
March 24-26, 2018

● 4-Hour World Famous ‘Jungle Queen’ Riverboat – Sightseeing & Live Dinner Show Cruise
● Guided Miami Motorcoach Tour – Downtown Miami, Miami Beach, South Beach – Ocean Drive, Coconut Grove, Miracle Mile, – Little Havana, Coral Gables, – Bayside Marketplace & Ft Lauderdale
● Vizcaya Museum & Gardens


Day 32 - 35 ORLANDO
March 27-30, 2018

● Presidents Hall of Fame
● Citrus Tower
● Clermont Historic Village Museum
● Lakeridge Winery Tour & Tasting
● Free Day: Visited Darrel and Bonnie Beck
● Dinner Theater & Show


Day 36 - 37 TITUSVILLE
March 31-April 1, 2018

● IMAX Theatre – ‘Space Station 3D’ & ‘Hubble 3D’
● Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour to Observation Gantry – & Apollo / Saturn V Center
● Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
● Space Shuttle Flight & Landing Simulator


Day 38 - 40 ST. AUGUSTINE
April 2-4, 2018

● Daytona Intern'al Speedway Tour & Lunch (En route)
● Motorsports Hall of Fame Tour (En route)
● Guided St. Augustine Motorcoach Tour
● Historic District, Mission Nombre de Dios, – Castillo de San Marcos, Flagler Memorial – Presbyterian Church, Oldest House in USA, – Fountain of Youth, Lightner Museum
● Free Time to Enjoy Downtown & the Beaches


Day 41 - 44 JACKSONVILLE
April 5-8, 2018

● Guided Animatronics Tour
● Jacksonville Motorcoach Tour
● Jaxport Tour
● Guided Jacksonville Highlights Tour
● Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens – with Make Your Own Chocolate Bar Class
● Amelia Island Motorcoach Tour
● Amelia Island River Cruise
● Time on own in Fernandina Beach
● Amelia Island Museum of History
● Farewell Dinner
● Hitch-up Continental Breakfast, Hugs & Good-byes


Post-ADVENTURE CARAVAN
April 9-15, 2018

● Downtown Savannah
● Savannah & Atlanta Railroad Yard
● Downtown Nashville
● Andrew Jackson's Hermitage
● Country Hall of Fame
● RCA Victor Studio