12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Antonio
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Charleston
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Savannah
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: San Antonio

2
nights
Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Jamestown Settlement, make a splash at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg, walk around The Mariners' Museum & Park, and then pause for some photo ops at Yorktown Victory Monument.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Williamsburg vacation builder app .

San Antonio to Williamsburg is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Antonio to Williamsburg is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Antonio in August; daily highs in Williamsburg reach 89°F and lows reach 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

The Mariners' Museum & Park, Yorktown Victory Monument
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Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

3
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Bring the kids along to National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, ponder the world of politics at White House, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner.

Getting from Williamsburg to Washington DC by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in August, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

4
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Family-friendly places like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Folly Beach Public Beach will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Charleston tour itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Washington DC to Charleston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Charleston are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Folly Beach, H. L. Hunley
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

2
nights
Savannah

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 12th (Mon), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mickve Israel Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, then walk around Forsyth Park, and finally take a stroll through Savannah Historic District.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Savannah journey planning website .

You can drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Savannah are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Hilton Head
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District

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