Universal Orlando, beaches in Florida & The Mexican Riviera Maya
Orlando’s Universal Land of Adventure, the beautiful Gulf of Mexico coast of Florida, the bustling ‘Art Deco’ beachfront of Miami Beach and ending with an exotic beach holiday in Mexico.
Couples, Families with older children and Honeymooners
This suggestion of itinerary is really with adults in mind and would suit HONEYMOONERS, and possibly families with older children, who are seeking a variety of destination_blogs and experiences ending with a relaxing luxury beach holiday. Extra centres or nights in Florida can easily be inserted.
Loews Royal Pacific Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort for 3 nights
This luxury ‘Tropical Island’ resort is situated within walking distance of the main Universal parks. Guests receive selected exclusive benefits with the property being on-site including skipping queues and early park admission. You are within walking distance of Citywalk where you will find unlimited dining options, nightlife and entertainment.
Universal have two parks right next to one another: Universal Studios is the TV based theme park which allows you to jump into the action of your favourite TV show. Universal Islands of Adventure is the park with all the big rides: Harry Potter, Spiderman, the new 3-D Transformers ride and much more. SeaWorld, Aquatica and Discovery Cove (swim with the dolphins) are not far away. Ask about our previous newsletter giving details of all Orlando attractions.
The drive from Orlando to Naples takes 3.5 hours and from Naples to Miami 2 hours.
La Playa Beach and Golf Resort at Naples for 2 nights
This moderately sized beautiful Resort is situated right on the beach overlooking the Gulf on the outskirts of town. You can enjoy delicious food and wonderful sunsets while dining in the elegant Baleen Restaurant during your stay.
Naples is a most beautiful area on the south west coast of Florida sandwiched between the Big Cypress Swamp and the Gulf of Mexico. The resort has many restaurants, shopping areas and miles and miles of beaches. The largest shopping area is Olde Naples with more than 100 shops and many restaurants situated on tree lined walkways. Old Marine Market Place at Tin City has converted fishing shacks offering boutique type shops and studios. If you would like more information on the area including more shopping information, the Airboat Tour of the 10,000 islands, and Edison and Ford Historical Museums (Fort Myers) – just ask for report.
Loews Miami Beach Hotel for 3 nights
This modern resort enjoys a superb position beside the palm tree promenade and overlooking the ocean where the Miami Beach boardwalk and South Beach promenade join. Although the hotel is of fairly recent construction the style is sympathetic to the Art Deco collection on South Beach and has all the facilities of a modern day luxury resort
Miami Beach is a narrow strip of land connected to the mainland by several road causeways. Fortunately hundreds of art deco buildings dating from the 1930s were saved from destruction in the 1970s by the Miami Design Preservation League and are now fully restored. The area is very popular for visitors and many fashion houses use the fabulous architecture for photographing their models. Miami is a fascinating city to visit with its many shopping centres and other attractions. To find out more ask for report.
Secrets Maroma Beach Hotel – Playa Maroma – Riviera Maya for 7 nights
Secrets Maroma Resort is 20 minutes from Cancun airport and 15 minutes to the nearest town of Playa Del Carmen. This resort offers luxury in extreme, and is situated on one of the best pristine beaches in Mexico. The hotel offers excellent service, food and accommodation and is well maintained. Here you can enjoy a restful week of luxury on an all inclusive basis.
Playa Del Carmen (‘Playa’) and Riviera Maya in Mexico is situated on the Yutican Peninsula well known for both its fabulous beaches and also its ancient history dating back to ancient civilizations from 1000BC. ‘Playa’ and other close by resorts of Payacar and the island of Cozumel offer every type of water sport you can think of including scuba diving and snorkeling. Great shopping can be found in ‘Playa’s’ pedestrian promenade and 5th Avenue is THE place to see and be seen! There are many activities and places of interest to visit in the area including the famous Chichen Itza Mayan Ruins. Ask for further details.
What the holiday includes:
Return direct open jaw flights from UK out to Orlando back from Cancun plus direct flight in between from Miami to Cancun. All hotels are room only apart from Mexico which is all inclusive. Shared transfer on arrival Orlando to hotel. 4 days full size car hire including extras while in Florida. Return private transfers in Mexico. Clients take their own taxi from Miami hotel to airport for flight to Cancun. Other resorts in Florida could easily be incorporated into this itinerary.
This particular tailor-made package was based on a May 2014 departure at £2032 per person but can easily be updated for anytime and of course durations/destination_blogs can be altered accordingly.
Contact Simon at Designer Travel Tailor-made Holidays & Cruises
All details quoted are thought to be correct at time of posting but are always subject to confirmation at time of booking
Photo: Art Deco Miami South Beach (SG) 99