5 days in Springfield & Charleston Itinerary

5 days in Springfield & Charleston Itinerary

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5 days in Springfield & Charleston Itinerary

Washington DC
Drive:  30​min
Springfield
— Few hours
Fly:  7​h 30​min
Charleston
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Washington DC

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Springfield

Springfield
Springfield is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Springfield route site .

Washington DC to Springfield is an approximately half hour car ride. Traveling from Washington DC in December, things will get slightly colder in Springfield: highs are around 47°F and lows about 30°F. On the 26th (Tue), you'll travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Springfield

Parks Outdoors Nature

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Charleston

Charleston
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fort Moultrie and Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist. The adventure continues: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take an in-depth tour of Fort Sumter National Monument, tour the pleasant surroundings at Shem Creek Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Charleston road trip planning website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Springfield to Charleston. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Springfield in December: high temperatures in Charleston hover around 64°F and lows are around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

H. L. Hunley, Shem Creek Park, Fort Moultrie
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Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Walking tours
Fort Moultrie ©
Fort Moultrie

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