10 days in Georgia Itinerary

10 days in Georgia Itinerary

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10 days in Georgia Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly + bus:  7​h
1
Columbus
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Americus
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Brunswick
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Jekyll Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Savannah
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: New York City

1
night
Columbus

Columbus ©
Columbus is a city in the U.S. On the 2nd (Sat), get a new perspective on nature at Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Columbus online trip itinerary planner .

New York City to Columbus is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in February; daily highs in Columbus reach 64°F and lows reach 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Americus.

Things to do in Columbus

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Wild Animal Safari
Highlights from your plan
Wild Animal Safari ©
Wild Animal Safari
Columbus Riverwalk ©
Columbus Riverwalk

1
night
Americus

Americus ©
Americus is a city in Sumter County, Georgia, United States. On the 4th (Mon), ponder the world of politics at Andersonville National Historic Site and National Prisoner of War Museum, take an in-depth tour of The Drummer Boy Civil War Museum, take an in-depth tour of The Plains Train Depot, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Plains School.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Americus trip planning app .

Getting from Columbus to Americus by car takes about 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Americus can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Brunswick.

Things to do in Americus

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Plains, Andersonville
Highlights from your plan

2
nights
Brunswick

Brunswick ©
Brunswick is a city in and the county seat of Glynn County, Georgia, United States. On the 5th (Tue), pause for some photo ops at Fort Frederica National Monument, don't miss a visit to Wesley Memorial & Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ Church, then see the interesting displays at St. Simons Lighthouse Museum, and finally step off the mainland to explore St. Simons Island. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Blythe Island Regional Park, then contemplate the long history of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation, then get engrossed in the history at Fort King George Historic Site, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Art Downtown SoGlo Gallery and Brunswick Actors' Theatre.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Brunswick trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Americus to Brunswick takes 4 hours. Traveling from Americus in February, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Brunswick, with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Jekyll Island.

Things to do in Brunswick

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Saint Simons Island, Fort King George Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Blythe Island Regional Park ©
Blythe Island Regional Park
St. Simons Lighthouse Museum ©
St. Simons Lighthouse Museum
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

2
nights
Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island ©
A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
On the 7th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Clam Creek Picnic Area, wander the streets of Jekyll Island Historic District, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Georgia Sea Turtle Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): explore the landscape on two wheels at Jekyll Island Trail System and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For more things to do and other tourist information, read Jekyll Island trip planning app .

Jekyll Island is just a stone's throw from Brunswick. In February, daytime highs in Jekyll Island are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Sea Turtle Center ©
Georgia Sea Turtle Center
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Clam Creek Picnic Area ©
Clam Creek Picnic Area

3
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Let the collections at Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters and Old Fort Jackson capture your imagination. Do your shopping at Savannah Historic District and The Olfactory Company. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of City Market, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, contemplate the long history of Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace, and admire the striking features of Mickve Israel Temple.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Savannah route planning app .

You can drive from Jekyll Island to Savannah in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. February in Savannah sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force
Highlights from your plan
Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters ©
Dolphin & Whale Watching
City Market ©
City Market

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