10 days in Savannah & Charleston Itinerary

10 days in Savannah & Charleston Itinerary

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10 days in Savannah & Charleston Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Drive:  13 h
1
Savannah
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Charleston
— 3 nights
Drive:  12 h 30 min
End: Indianapolis

5
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Explore Savannah's surroundings by going to Temple Beth Tefilloh (in Brunswick), St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church (in Darien) and Christ Church (in Saint Simons Island). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Savannah Historic District, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, and get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Savannah sightseeing website .

Indianapolis to Savannah is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Indianapolis in December, expect nights in Savannah to be a bit warmer, around 47°F, while days are much warmer, around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Hilton Head, Beaufort, St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church, Temple Beth Tefilloh, Christ Church
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Ghost & Vampire Tours
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

3
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, walk around Joe Riley Waterfront Park, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and stroll the grounds of Old St. Andrew's Parish Church.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Charleston online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Savannah to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument

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