19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Durham
+2
train + bus + Fly:  14​h
1
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Charleston
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Houston
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  15​h 30​min
End: Durham

5
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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, fun & games, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort, get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando, make an unforgettable trip to Disney's Hollywood Studios, and laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Orlando trip maker tool .

Durham, UK to Orlando is an approximately 14-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Durham in December, with highs in Orlando at 29°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

4
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Go for a jaunt from Charleston to Awendaw to see The Center for Birds of Prey about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, get engrossed in the history at Fort Sumter National Monument, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and make a trip to Charleston Fire Department, Station 2/3.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Charleston tour planner.

You can fly from Orlando to Charleston in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Orlando in December, expect Charleston to be slightly colder, temps between 20°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

H. L. Hunley, The Center for Birds of Prey
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument

5
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, get to know the resident critters at Audubon Zoo, examine the collection at New Orleans Museum of Art, and wander the streets of Garden District.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read New Orleans trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Charleston to New Orleans in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Charleston to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charleston in December, you will find days in New Orleans are little chillier (16°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

4
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Houston is known for museums, nightlife, childrens museums, fun & games, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: test your problem-solving skills at Escape Hunt, take a stroll through Chinatown, hike along White Oak Bayou Trail, and see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Houston road trip planning app .

You can fly from New Orleans to Houston in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans in December, you will find days in Houston are a bit warmer (22°C), and nights are a bit cooler (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

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