15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Budapest
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Savannah
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Jacksonville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Daytona Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Miami Beach
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Budapest

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and World Trade Center Memorial Foundation are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Times Square, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Hallett Nature Sanctuary.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary maker site.

Budapest, Hungary to New York City is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Budapest to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Budapest in December, expect New York City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 10°C and 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

2
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 22nd (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Citadel Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Washington Square, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, thensteep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument, and finally sample the fine beverages at Charleston Distilling Company.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Charleston day trip website.

Getting from New York City to Charleston by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and car. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in December; daily highs in Charleston reach 20°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery, stroll around Forsyth Park, stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mickve Israel Temple, and finally take a stroll through Savannah Historic District.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Savannah itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Savannah sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Mickve Israel Temple ©
Mickve Israel Temple

2
nights
Jacksonville

Jacksonville ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens, thenidentify plant and animal life at Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary, and then admire the masterpieces at The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at St. Augustine Wild Reserve, thentake a stroll through Jacksonville Landing, and then look for gifts at Sweet Pete's.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Jacksonville trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Savannah to Jacksonville by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Savannah in December, expect nights in Jacksonville to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Daytona Beach.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

St. Augustine Wild Reserve
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St. Augustine Wild Reserve ©
St. Augustine Wild Reserve
Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary
Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens ©
Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens

2
nights
Daytona Beach

The iconic seaside destination of Daytona Beach once supported sugar mill plantations, but now entertains up to 8 million visitors a year.
On the 27th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Andy Romano Beachfront Park, kick back and relax at Ormond Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Beach at Daytona Beach, and finally make a trip to Ritchey Plaza. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens, thensee majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, thenjoin the crowd at Daytona International Speedway, and finally stop by Total Wines & More.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Daytona Beach trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Jacksonville to Daytona Beach in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Jacksonville in December since evenings lows in Daytona Beach dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Daytona Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ormond Beach, Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens, Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum ©
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens ©
Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens

4
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Lincoln Road and Saint Francis de Sales Catholic Church. Get out of town with these interesting Miami Beach side-trips: Shark Valley Visitor Center (in Everglades National Park), Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Key Largo). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, get a taste of the local shopping with Espanola Way, wander the streets of Ocean Drive, and make a trip to Collins Avenue.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Miami Beach trip planner.

You can drive from Daytona Beach to Miami Beach in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Daytona Beach in December; daily highs in Miami Beach reach 32°C and lows reach 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Key Largo, Shark Valley Visitor Center
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Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

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