13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  21​h 45​min
1
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Atlanta
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
3
Charleston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Savannah
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  23​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and finally pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC road trip planning app .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Washington DC is an approximately 22-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Johannesburg to Washington DC, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Johannesburg in June, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Arlington
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

1
night
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 17th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, and then admire all the interesting features of Centennial Olympic Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Atlanta tour planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Atlanta by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Atlanta

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Centennial Olympic Park ©
Centennial Olympic Park
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola

1
night
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House and then kick back and relax at Folly Beach Public Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Charleston vacation planning tool .

You can fly from Atlanta to Charleston in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Folly Beach Public Beach
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Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House

1
night
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Webb Military Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, then stroll through Forsyth Park, then brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, and finally contemplate the long history of Savannah Historic District.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Savannah trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Savannah are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Savannah

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force
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Webb Military Museum ©
Webb Military Museum
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District

5
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Bring the kids along to Discovery Cove and Walt Disney World Resort. Stetson Mansion and Resurrection Catholic Church will appeal to history buffs. Pack the 22nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Pack the 24th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld Orlando, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks, and admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Orlando day trip planner.

You can drive from Savannah to Orlando in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Orlando are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, Stetson Mansion, Resurrection Catholic Church
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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