6 days in Charleston, Wilmington & Raleigh Itinerary

6 days in Charleston, Wilmington & Raleigh Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States route planner

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Charleston
— 3 nights
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Wilmington
— 2 nights
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Raleigh
— 1 day
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Charleston

— 3 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for parks, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Fort Sumter National Monument, contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House, learn about all things military at Patriots Point, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

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Boston to Charleston is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, Charleston is somewhat warmer than Boston - with highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Wilmington.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Wilmington

— 2 nights
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): step aboard Battleship North Carolina, make a trip to Riverwalk, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Wrightsville Beach Brewery.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Wilmington vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Wilmington takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Raleigh.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Raleigh

— 1 day

City of Oaks

For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): stroll around Pullen Park and then hike along Neuse River Trail.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Raleigh visit planner.

Getting from Wilmington to Raleigh by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Wilmington in September, Raleigh is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Raleigh

Parks · Outdoors · Trails