8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Gettysburg
— 1 day
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Washington DC
— 1 night
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Fort Lee
— Few hours
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Columbia
— Few hours
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Savannah
— 3 nights

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of New York State Monument, tour the pleasant surroundings at Devils Den, then contemplate the long history of Dobbin House Tavern, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery, and finally stop by Lark Gifts.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Gettysburg trip maker app.

Minneapolis to Gettysburg is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in December, expect Gettysburg to be a bit warmer, temps between 45°F and 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Washington DC.

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Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Devils Den
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Lark Gifts
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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.
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Washington DC takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. When traveling from Gettysburg in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Washington DC, with highs around 51°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Fort Lee.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks · Nightlife · Museums · Tours

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Fort Lee

Fort Lee ©
Fort Lee, in Prince George County, Virginia, United States, is a United States Army post and headquarters of the U.S. On the 6th (Sun), witness the site of a historic battle at Berkeley Plantation.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Fort Lee journey maker tool.

Getting from Washington DC to Fort Lee by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. In December in Fort Lee, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 34°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Columbia.

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Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Berkeley Plantation
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Columbia

Columbia

Capital of Southern Hospitality

A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Columbia visit planner.

Drive from Fort Lee to Columbia in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Fort Lee in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Columbia: highs are around 62°F and lows about 43°F. You'll set off for Savannah on the 6th (Sun).

Things to do in Columbia

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

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Savannah

Savannah ©

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Savannah is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Savannah Historic District, learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Mickve Israel Temple, and don't miss a visit to Historic River Street.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Savannah day trip app.

Traveling by car from Columbia to Savannah takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in December, and nighttime lows around 47°F. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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