11 days in Charleston, Savannah & St. Augustine Itinerary

11 days in Charleston, Savannah & St. Augustine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Charleston
1
Charleston
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Savannah
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
St. Augustine
— 3 nights
St simons:  5 h
End: Charleston

4
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Let the collections at Fort Sumter National Monument and Patriots Point capture your imagination. For shopping fun, head to Charleston City Market or Meyer Vogl Gallery. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Folly Beach Public Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Washington Square, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and take in the exciting artwork at One Of A Kind.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Charleston tour itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Charleston Air Force Base-International Airport, Savannah Hilton Head International Airport and Columbia Metropolitan Airport. In May, daytime highs in Charleston are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Thu) before leaving for Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Folly Beach Public Beach, Patriots Point
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Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Patriots Point ©
Patriots Point
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House

3
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Popular historic sites such as Savannah Historic District and Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and Pin Point Heritage Museum. Take a break from Savannah with a short trip to Coligny Beach in Hilton Head, about 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Webb Military Museum, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mickve Israel Temple, and stroll around Forsyth Park.

To see maps and more tourist information, use the Savannah trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Savannah takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Savannah, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Savannah

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Coligny Beach
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Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force ©

3
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Stetson Mansion and St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc.. You'll explore and learn at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at St. Augustine Beach, gain insight at Flagler College, sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery, and look for gifts at Whetstone Chocolates.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the St. Augustine trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Savannah to St. Augustine takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May in St. Augustine, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 22°C at night. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, Stetson Mansion
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St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc. ©

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