5 days in Columbia, Charleston & Savannah Itinerary

5 days in Columbia, Charleston & Savannah Itinerary

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5 days in Columbia, Charleston & Savannah Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Drive:  4​h
1
Columbia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Savannah
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Atlanta

1
night
Columbia

Columbia
A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): admire all the interesting features of University of South Carolina and then explore the world behind art at Columbia Museum of Art.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Columbia trip itinerary maker .

Atlanta to Columbia is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. March in Columbia sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 44°F at night. On the 25th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Columbia

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
South Carolina State Museum
South Carolina State Museum
South Carolina State House ©
South Carolina State House
Columbia Museum of Art ©
Columbia Museum of Art

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 25th (Mon), take in nature's colorful creations at Washington Square, get the lay of the land with Charleston History Tours, and then get a sense of history and politics at Charleston City Hall. On your second day here, explore the galleries of Fort Sumter National Monument and then admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Charleston online itinerary planner .

Drive from Columbia to Charleston in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House

1
night
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): shop like a local with Savannah Historic District and then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

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Traveling by car from Charleston to Savannah takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Savannah sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Tours Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Bonaventure Cemetery ©
Bonaventure Cemetery

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