14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Fly:  7​h
1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Virginia Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  8​h
3
Charleston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Savannah
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Phoenix

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.
Visit The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Smithsonian Institution Building for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Step out of Washington DC with an excursion to Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts in Vienna--about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Arlington House - The Robert E. Lee Memorial, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip itinerary builder site .

Phoenix to Washington DC is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Phoenix in July, things will get a bit cooler in Washington DC: highs are around 89°F and lows about 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Arlington, Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts
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Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©
Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Step off the beaten path and head to Whalehead Club and Cape Henry Lighthouse. Popular historic sites such as Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment and Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Memorial are in your itinerary. When in Virginia Beach, make a side trip to see Currituck Banks Reserve in Corolla, approximately 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Virginia Beach, take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk, see the interesting displays at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum, and walk around Neptune's Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Virginia Beach driving holiday planner .

Fly from Washington DC to Virginia Beach in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Corolla
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Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
First Landing State Park ©
First Landing State Park
Whalehead Club ©
Whalehead Club

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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Fort Moultrie and Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist. Get a sense of the local culture at St. Michael's Church and Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim. There's still lots to do: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, enjoy the sea views from Morris Island Lighthouse, explore the striking landscape of Charles Pinckney National Historic Site, and don't miss a visit to McLeod Plantation Historic Site.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Charleston day trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Virginia Beach to Charleston takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Fort Moultrie, Charles Pinckney National Historic Site
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Fort Moultrie ©
Fort Moultrie
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church

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Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Get some historical perspective at Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace and Wormsloe Historic Site. Explore hidden gems such as Savannah National Wildlife Refuge and Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters. Change things up with these side-trips from Savannah: Hilton Head (Waterskiing & Jetskiing & Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge). And it doesn't end there: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, admire the landmark architecture of Mickve Israel Temple, stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, and learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Savannah holiday website .

You can drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in July, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Hilton Head, Savannah National Wildlife Refuge
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Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters ©
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Savannah National Wildlife Refuge ©
Savannah National Wildlife Refuge

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