5 days in Savannah & Washington DC Itinerary

5 days in Savannah & Washington DC Itinerary

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5 days in Savannah & Washington DC Itinerary

Start: Cocoa Beach
Drive:  5​h 15​min
1
Savannah
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: New York City

2
nights
Savannah

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): make a trip to River Street Savannah, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, then stroll around Forsyth Park, and finally take a stroll through Savannah Historic District. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Mickve Israel Temple, then zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Savannah trip itinerary planning site .

Cocoa Beach to Savannah is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In August in Savannah, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Savannah

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Hilton Head
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Ghost & Vampire Tours

2
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Savannah to Washington DC takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Washington DC are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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