Bike Week & Best of Florida Tour

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Bike Week & Best of Florida Tour

Welcome to the legendary Daytona Bike Week, the world’s largest motorcycle rally, attracting over 500,000 enthusiasts. This event is a paradise for bikers, filled with excitement and non-stop action. Daytona comes alive with the roar of engines and the vibrant energy of motorcycle culture. The streets, especially at Destination Daytona, Iron Horse, and Daytona’s Main Street, become the epicenters of fun and camaraderie. Here, we fulfill lifelong dreams as we cruise down Main Street, immersing ourselves fully in the Bike Week experience, riding daily amidst fellow biking aficionados.

But the adventure doesn’t end there. We amplify this exhilarating experience with a 7-day roundtrip in Florida, extending our journey to a total of 9 days on motorcycles. This tour blends the thrill of Bike Week with the enchanting beauty and mystique of Key West, alongside other Florida gems. Highlights include the vibrant scenes of Miami, two unforgettable nights in Key West, the natural wonders of the Everglades, the charming streets of Naples, the crystal-clear waters of Clearwater, the attractions of Orlando, and an evening at BB King’s Blues Club. This combination offers a unique exploration of both the biker lifestyle and the scenic beauty of Florida, making it an unforgettable experience.


Motorcycle/Car rental w/unlimited milage
1st choice vehicle model class
Shared room in biker-friendly hotels
Continental breakfast at most hotels
Entrance fees Nat. parks
Welcome meeting
Multi-lingual Tour leader
Transport to rental company
Support van w/ luggage
State min. SLI insurance
Loss damage Waiver
Half-shell helmet
Tour PDF w/route description.
Pictures from the tour
NOT Included
Optional attractions
Vehicle model guarantee
Security deposit for LDW
Food and beverages
LDW Zero & insurance upgrades
Anything not listed in “Included” above



Arrival Orlando, Florida

Upon the arrival of all tour participants, we gather to extend warm greetings and indulge in refreshing beverages. The evening’s agenda revolves around getting acquainted with one another, fostering camaraderie, and enjoying a delightful dinner together, served in authentic American style on International Drive. Participation in dinner is optional, allowing everyone to ease into the tour at their own pace while savoring the welcoming atmosphere.


Day 2: Orlando - Daytona Beach

(Driving day 1: 172 km/107 miles)

We kick off the day with an informative meeting, where all tour participants and leaders are introduced. During the session, we delve into essential details regarding the Bikeweek & Florida Keys tour, covering practical information, safety guidelines, and traffic regulations. Following the briefing, we proceed to collect our bikes, ensuring they are the latest models and fully equipped with the necessary insurance.

Once everyone is geared up and ready to ride, we embark on our journey, bidding farewell to Orlando as we venture eastward. Our route takes us along scenic backroads towards Daytona “Biker” Beach, where the renowned Daytona Bikeweek awaits. Our first stop brings us to the iconic Sopotnick’s Cabbage Patch Bar, a historic establishment that now hosts exciting events like cabbage wrestling and bike shows, offering plenty of entertainment and shopping opportunities. Later, we cruise down the legendary Main Street of Daytona Beach, capturing memorable moments beneath the iconic Daytona “Biker” Beach sign.


Day 3: Daytona Bike Week

(Explorer & Fun day)

Make the most of your day at the renowned Bikeweek! We suggest immersing yourself in the multitude of events and exhibits at the International Speedway and Destination Daytona, hosted by the world’s largest Harley Davidson dealer, Bruce Ross Meyer. Experience the vibrant atmosphere and exciting activities this iconic gathering has to offer.

Our day begins with a thrilling drive along the famous “Ormond Scenic Loop & Trail,” a picturesque 50 km route showcasing the diverse scenery of Northeast Florida. Following our scenic adventure, we make our way to Bruce Ross Meyer, where a vast showroom of 109,000 sq. ft. awaits. Enjoy a delicious lunch amidst the lively atmosphere of this renowned dealership.

As we head back to Main Street, we make a stop at another legendary spot, the Iron Horse Saloon, to soak in the ambiance and camaraderie among fellow bikers. Finally, we cruise through International Speedway and downtown Daytona Beach, joining thousands of bikers on the iconic Main Street for an unforgettable experience.


Day 4: Daytona Beach - Vero Beach

(Driving day 2: 254 km/159 miles)

Leaving behind the bustling energy of Daytona Beach and its renowned motorcycle event, we embark on our Florida adventure. Our journey takes us southward on Highway 1 and the legendary coastal highway A1A, offering breathtaking views of the ocean along the way.

Our first stop is at Cape Canaveral, where we pass by the iconic Kennedy Space Center, a symbol of humanity’s exploration of space and scientific advancement. Continuing our scenic coastal drive, we marvel at the beauty of the coastline as we make our way to Vero Beach, our overnight destination. Here, amidst the serene surroundings, we rest and recharge for the adventures that lie ahead on our Florida journey.


Day 5: Vero Beach - Miami Beach

(Driving day 3: 303 km/190 miles)

West Palm Beach, a city renowned for its picturesque marinas and vibrant boating culture, often likened to America’s own Venice.

Continuing our drive, we arrive at Fort Lauderdale, a bustling holiday resort known for its lively atmosphere and abundant party scene. Here, we pause to soak in the beauty of the pristine beaches before continuing our journey southward to Miami.

Miami, a city immortalized in countless films and television shows including CSI Miami and Miami Vice, welcomes us with its eclectic blend of cultures and vibrant energy. Our overnight stay in the famous South Beach area promises to be filled with excitement and memorable experiences.


Day 6: Miami Beach - Key West

(Driving day 4: 271 km/172 miles)

Today marks a truly unforgettable driving experience as we journey along the iconic “Overseas Highway 1,” traversing over 42 bridges and several tropical islands through the enchanting Florida Keys. Our route takes us through renowned cities such as Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon, and Big Pine Key, culminating in our arrival at Key West, the southernmost point of the United States.

Upon reaching Key West, just 140 miles from Cuba, we’ll have the opportunity to savor a leisurely lunch and immerse ourselves in the local atmosphere before checking into our hotel. With the afternoon at our disposal, we’ll explore the vibrant energy of Duval Street, renowned for its lively ambiance and eclectic attractions. Whether relaxing by the pool, indulging in beachside activities, or delving into the city’s rich history and culture, Key West offers a wealth of experiences to suit every preference.

As evening descends, we’ll gather for a memorable dinner at Sloppy Joes, one of America’s most renowned bars, where we’ll raise a toast to the day’s adventures amidst the lively atmosphere of this iconic establishment.


Day 7: Key West

(Explorer & Fun day)

Enjoy your day in Key West! This vibrant island city boasts a rich history intertwined with tales of maritime adventures and daring rescues. Key West’s origins as a bustling trading post are echoed in the narratives of wreck fishing and valiant efforts to salvage precious cargo from ships lost to treacherous reefs.

The Key West Shipwreck Museum stands as a testament to these maritime exploits, offering insights into the island’s seafaring past through captivating exhibits and stories of shipwrecks and rescue missions. While some tales may be embellished, they add to the colorful tapestry of Key West’s maritime heritage.

As the jewel of the Florida Keys, Key West embodies a laid-back, carefree atmosphere that has long attracted intellectuals, hippies, and adventurers alike. Take a moment to capture a photo at the marker designating “America’s most southern point,” a symbolic reminder of Key West’s unique geographical position.

With a plethora of activities to choose from, you can embark on a day of sailing, deep-sea fishing, or exhilarating water scooter rides. Explore Ernest Hemingway’s former residence, visit the Key West Lighthouse, or delve into the island’s diverse museums and pristine beaches. Whatever your preference, Key West offers endless opportunities for adventure and relaxation in its tropical paradise.


Day 8: Key West - Naples

(Driving day 5: 399 km/249 miles)

Get ready for another remarkable day of adventure! We’ll kick off by traversing the breathtaking Overseas Highway 1, offering unparalleled views amidst the vast expanse of the Atlantic Ocean. As we journey back to the mainland, we’ll embark on the renowned Tamiami Trail, leading us through the awe-inspiring landscapes of the Everglades.

Keep your eyes peeled as we venture into the heart of this unique ecosystem, where encounters with alligators, crocodiles, and snakes are not uncommon. For lunch, indulge in a taste of authentic alligator meat at a local restaurant, adding a flavorful twist to our culinary experience.

Continuing along the Tamiami Trail, we’ll be treated to a spectacular drive surrounded by unparalleled scenery. Be sure to remain vigilant for alligators along the roadside, adding to the thrill of our journey. Our adventure concludes as we arrive in Naples, our final destination for the day. Please note the high risk of encountering alligators in this area, so designated stops are recommended for safety.


Day 9: Naples - Clearwater

(Driving day 8: 271 km/170 miles)

Get ready for an exhilarating day of driving along Florida’s captivating west coast! Our journey begins with a scenic drive to Fort Myers, famously known as ‘The City of Palms’. Here, we’ll explore the renowned Muscle Car Museum, showcasing a remarkable collection of classic muscle cars that have left an indelible mark on automotive history.

Continuing our adventure, we’ll head towards St. Petersburg, where we’ll be greeted by its unique and spectacular entrance adorned with large bridges and breathtaking views. We’ll pause for a delightful lunch at the harbor, savoring the vibrant atmosphere and picturesque scenery.

As we travel further north, we’ll traverse through charming coastal towns, each offering their own distinct charm and lively ambiance. Our day culminates in Clearwater, where we’ll have the opportunity to visit local bars that promise an experience beyond the ordinary. Get ready to unwind and soak in the vibrant nightlife of this enchanting coastal destination.


Day 10: Clearwater - Orlando

(Driving day 9: 198 km/123 miles)

As our Florida adventure draws to a close, we embark on our final day of riding along the captivating coastal roads towards Orlando. Enjoy the scenic journey as we soak in the last moments of our thrilling motorcycle tour.

Upon reaching Orlando, we’ll return our vehicles and check into our hotel conveniently located on International Drive. Situated at the heart of all activities and in close proximity to major attractions, our accommodation offers the perfect setting for our farewell evening.

Gather together for a memorable farewell dinner, reflecting on the incredible experiences shared throughout our journey. Cherish the camaraderie forged and the unforgettable memories created as we bid adieu to our Florida adventure.


Day 11: Departure - Home Travel

As our Daytona Bike Week & Florida Tour comes to an end, we bid farewell to the Sunshine State and prepare for our journey back home. Gather together for group travel by shuttle to the airport, where we’ll embark on our flights homeward.

We extend our heartfelt thanks for choosing to tour with Explorify and for being a part of our memorable adventure. We wish you a safe and pleasant trip home and hope to welcome you back soon on one of our other tours across the US, South America, Asia, Oceania, Africa, or Europe.

Please note: Due to time differences, travelers from Europe will arrive home the day after departing from the US.

Remember, while this program serves as a guideline for activities and experiences, deviations may occur. Rest assured, our dedicated tour leaders will strive to execute the program to the best of their abilities, providing you with positive surprises along the way. Until we meet again, safe travels!

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