6 days in Wilmington & Jacksonville Itinerary

6 days in Wilmington & Jacksonville Itinerary

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Wilmington
— 1 night
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Jacksonville
— 4 nights
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Wilmington

— 1 night
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): visit Historic District, then step aboard Battleship North Carolina, and then look for gifts at Cape Fear Spice Merchants. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Airlie Gardens, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and then make a trip to Riverwalk.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Wilmington online attractions planner.

New York City to Wilmington is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in May, with highs in Wilmington at 81°F and lows at 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Wilmington

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Tours

Jacksonville

— 4 nights

The River City

The sprawling city of Jacksonville is not only Florida's most populous city, but also the largest city by land area in the continental United States.
Family-friendly places like Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens and St. Augustine Beach will thrill your kids. Explore Jacksonville's surroundings by going to Cassina Garden Club tabby cabins (in Saint Simons Island), Jekyll Island (Georgia Sea Turtle Center & Dolphin & Whale Watching) and St. Augustine (The Ximenez-Fatio House, Flagler College, &more). There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary and hike along Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Jacksonville online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Wilmington to Jacksonville takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

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