12 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

12 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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1
Charleston
— 1 night
2
Savannah
— 2 nights
3
St. Augustine
— 2 nights
4
Orlando
— 2 nights
5
Newport
— 1 night
6
Boston
— 3 nights

1
night
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 27th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Fort Sumter National Monument, contemplate the long history of Boone Hall Plantation, and then stop by MoonPie General Store. On your second day here, stroll around Joe Riley Waterfront Park and then examine the collection at Patriots Point.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Charleston trip maker app.

Nashville to Charleston is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nashville to Charleston, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Nashville in September since evenings lows in Charleston dip to 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Mount Pleasant
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Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Patriots Point ©
Patriots Point
Boone Hall Plantation ©
Boone Hall Plantation

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 29th (Tue), stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, delve into the mystery of Olde Pink House, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, and finally walk around Forsyth Park. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Fort Pulaski National Monument, then enjoy the sea views from Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of First African Baptist Church.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Savannah trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Savannah sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Tybee Island
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Olde Pink House ©
Olde Pink House
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument

2
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): gain insight at Flagler College, see the interesting displays at Lightner Museum, then look for gifts at Whetstone Chocolates, and finally sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, then browse the exhibits of St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., and then take a stroll through Old City.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Augustine itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Savannah to St. Augustine takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in September, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine ©
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine
Lightner Museum ©
Lightner Museum

2
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
On the 3rd (Sat), make an unforgettable trip to Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and then get some fabulous bargains at Orlando International Premium Outlets. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): laugh and play at World of Disney and then buy something for everyone on your list at The Florida Mall.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Orlando itinerary planning app.

Getting from St. Augustine to Orlando by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Orlando are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Orlando

Shopping · Theme Parks
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Orlando International Premium Outlets ©
Orlando International Premium Outlets
The Florida Mall ©
The Florida Mall
World of Disney ©
World of Disney

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore and take pictures at Ocean Drive Historic District, examine the collection at The Breakers, and then get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Newport trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Newport takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Orlando in October: highs in Newport hover around 64°F, while lows dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers

3
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Get some cultural insight at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum and North End. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Marginal Way Walkway and Nubble Lighthouse. Next up on the itinerary: ponder the world of politics at Old State House, browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, hunt for treasures at Quincy Market, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Boston road trip app.

Traveling by car from Newport to Boston takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in October, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Marginal Way Walkway, Nubble Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum ©
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum

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