12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Syracuse
Drive:  4​h
1
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Savannah
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Stuart
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
End: Syracuse

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 7th (Fri), experience rural life at Lapp Valley Farm and then contemplate the long history of Ephrata Cloister. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Nemours Mansion & Gardens, ponder the design of Longwood Gardens, and then browse the exhibits of Independence Hall.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia day trip planner .

Syracuse to Philadelphia is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Syracuse in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Philadelphia: highs are around 84°F and lows about 65°F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Lapp Valley Farm, Nemours Estate, Longwood Gardens, Ephrata Cloister, Valley Forge National Historical Park
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Ephrata Cloister ©
Ephrata Cloister

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Zoological Park. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and then identify plant and animal life at Phillips Wharf Environmental Center.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Washington DC route planning app .

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Washington DC in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Old Town, Phillips Wharf Environmental Center
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Old Town ©
Old Town
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Capitol Hill
Capitol Hill

2
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Fort Moultrie, then stroll through Kiawah Island, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Folly Beach Public Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Charleston trip itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Washington DC to Charleston in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Charleston are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Folly Beach, Fort Moultrie, Kiawah Island
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Popular historic sites such as Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace and Mickve Israel Temple are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Venture out of the city with trips to Tybee Island Beach (in Tybee Island) and Sea Pines Forest Preserve (in Hilton Head). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of City Market and wander the streets of Savannah Historic District.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Savannah day trip planning app .

Getting from Charleston to Savannah by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Stuart.

Things to do in Savannah

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hilton Head, Tybee Island
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Mickve Israel Temple ©
Mickve Israel Temple
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Sea Pines Forest Preserve ©
Sea Pines Forest Preserve

2
nights
Stuart

Stuart ©
Stuart is a city in, and the seat of, Martin County, Florida, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): visit a coastal fixture at Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Juno Beach Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Loggerhead Marinelife Center, and finally stroll through Blind Creek Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Stuart online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Savannah to Stuart by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, tram, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. June in Stuart sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 73°F at night. You will leave for home on the 18th (Tue).

Things to do in Stuart

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Juno Beach, Blind Creek Beach, Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Loggerhead Marinelife Center ©
Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum ©
Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

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