Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Philadelphia to Fort Myers. If you're planning a road trip to Fort Myers, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
Day 1, 10:00 am: start in Philadelphia
drive for about 6.5 hours
Day 2, 10:00 am: leave from The Umstead Hotel & Spa
drive for about 3.5 hours
Day 2, 1:36 pm: Columbia
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:36 pm
drive for about 4.5 hours
Day 2, 7:07 pm: Jacksonville
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am
Day 3, 10:00 am: leave from Jacksonville
drive for about 3.5 hours
Day 3, 1:25 pm: Tampa
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:25 pm
drive for about 2 hours
Day 3, 4:29 pm: arrive in Fort Myers
Your starting point is Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Raleigh (12 answers)
North Carolina Museum of Art (2 mentions)
restaurants around Raleigh:
hotels around Raleigh:
The Umstead Hotel & Spa
questions about Raleigh:
What is your favorite restaurant in Raleigh?
Best Non-Chain Restaurants for Families
What's the best neighborhood in Raleigh for a first time visitor?
Columbia (7 answers)
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden (2 mentions)
Jacksonville (21 answers)
questions about Jacksonville:
What's the best neighborhood in Jacksonville for a first time visitor?
Tampa (54 answers)
International Plaza and Bay Street (6 mentions)
Busch Gardens Tampa (5 mentions)
Bayshore Blvd (4 mentions)
Tampa Riverwalk (4 mentions)
South Howard Ave (3 mentions)
restaurants around Tampa:
Piquant Hyde Park
Bern's Steak House
questions about Tampa:
Best new restaurants in Tampa?
Popular areas in Tampa for shopping?
Beaches around Tampa
Best free things to do in Tampa?
Weekend ideas for a first timer in Tampa
Your final destination is Fort Myers, Florida.
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