From much-loved, tourist hotspots to lesser known gems, the area around Monticello is dotted with sights and attractions. Thomasville, lays 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south, while Quitman is situated 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest.
Rent a vehicle and spend some time in Tallahassee, a retail and transport hub for the region, some 25 miles (40 kilometers) away from Monticello. The city offers plenty of visitor attractions, such as Museum of Florida History, Mission San Luis de Apalachee and St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge. And don't rush back to Monticello until you've checked out Tallahassee's SouthWood Golf Club, Odyssey Science Center and Lake Jackson Mounds State Archaeological Site.
Many people who come to Florida Panhandle enjoy discovering the wide range of lighthouses here.
In this fast-paced world, the perfect holiday often means taking the time to relax. When it's time to unwind, copy the locals and go picnicking or beach combing.
When it's time to say goodbye to Monticello, head to the nearest major airport situated in Tallahassee, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west.