13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Savannah
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
5
Williamsburg
— 1 day
Fly + Taxi:  7​h 15​min
6
Orange Beach
— 1 day
Taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
7
Birmingham
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. On the 27th (Mon), admire the majestic nature at Myrtle Beach State Park, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then admire all the interesting features of Alligator Adventure.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach vacation planner.

Sydney, Australia to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 15 hours traveling from Sydney to Myrtle Beach. In May, Myrtle Beach is a bit warmer than Sydney - with highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Alligator Adventure
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Alligator Adventure ©
Alligator Adventure
Myrtle Beach State Park ©
Myrtle Beach State Park
Room Escape Games

2
nights
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 28th (Tue), experience rural life at Charleston Tea Plantation, then explore the striking landscape at Angel Oak Tree, then contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at French Huguenot Church. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, then appreciate the history behind Fort Moultrie, then contemplate the long history of Aiken-Rhett House, and finally admire the masterpieces at Principle Gallery Charleston.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Charleston sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Myrtle Beach to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Charleston sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Nature Museums

Side Trips

Angel Oak Tree, Charleston Tea Plantation, Fort Moultrie
Highlights from your plan
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
Fort Moultrie ©
Fort Moultrie
Principle Gallery Charleston ©
Principle Gallery Charleston

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 30th (Thu), brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, explore the different monuments and memorials at Colonial Park Cemetery, then get engrossed in the history at Owens-Thomas House, and finally see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at Old Fort Jackson, steep yourself in history at Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mickve Israel Temple, then steep yourself in history at Mercer Williams House Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of City Market.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Savannah online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Savannah takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Savannah sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace ©
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace
Mickve Israel Temple ©
Mickve Israel Temple

2
nights
Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): race across the water with a speed boat tour, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then identify plant and animal life at Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then stop by Harbour Town Lighthouse.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Savannah to Hilton Head takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Sea Pines Forest Preserve ©
Sea Pines Forest Preserve

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the history at American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, then contemplate the long history of Yorktown Battlefield, then contemplate the long history of Governor's Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Williamsburg day trip planning website .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Hilton Head to Williamsburg in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Williamsburg when traveling from Hilton Head in June, with lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Orange Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Yorktown
Highlights from your plan
Governor's Palace ©
Governor's Palace
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church ©
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church

1
day
Orange Beach

Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): admire the majestic nature at Gulf State Park and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Orange Beach trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Williamsburg to Orange Beach takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in June, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Birmingham.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Outdoors Beaches Nature

Side Trip

Gulf State Park
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Gulf State Park ©
Gulf State Park

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, then take some stellar pictures from Vulcan Park and Museum, then engage your brain at McWane Science Center, and finally take an in-depth tour of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Birmingham trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Orange Beach to Birmingham in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In June, daily temperatures in Birmingham can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
McWane Science Center ©
McWane Science Center
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©

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