60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Charleston
— 10 nights
2
Myrtle Beach
— 10 nights
3
Wilmington
— 11 nights
4
Virginia Beach
— 10 nights
5
Washington DC
— 18 nights

10
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Bring the kids along to Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours and Middleton Place. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Charleston: Seabrook Island (Seabrook Island Equestrian Center, Pirates of Charleston, &more). The adventure continues: whizz through the canopy at Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park, contemplate the long history of Aiken-Rhett House, learn about all things military at Patriots Point, and kick back and relax at Folly Beach Public Beach.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Charleston road trip planning tool.

Charlotte to Charleston is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Charleston when traveling from Charlotte in September, with lows around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Seabrook Island, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant, Folly Beach, Isle of Palms Beach
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Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park ©
Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park
Pirates of Charleston ©
Pirates of Charleston
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach

10
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like J & L Kayaks, LLC Kayak Tours and Rentals and Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Myrtle Beach: Murrells Inlet (Brookgreen Gardens & Huntington Beach State Park), North Myrtle Beach (Bookends Used Bookstore, Inlet Point Plantation Stables, &more) and Litchfield Beach (in Litchfield Beach). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Myrtle Beach, take a memorable tour with Ash Myrtle Beach ATV Tours, test your problem-solving skills at Break Out, and wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Charleston to Myrtle Beach by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 69°F. On the 21st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Wilmington.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

North Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet, Sacred Willow Spa, The Pier at Garden City Beach, Litchfield Beach
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Break Out ©
Break Out
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach

11
nights
Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Bring the kids along to Little River Road and North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher. Get out of town with these interesting Wilmington side-trips: Southport (The Adventure Kayak Company - Day Tours & Southport Marina), Possumwood Acres Wildlife Sanctuary (in Hubert) and Holden Beach (in Holden Beach). The adventure continues: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores, stroll around Soundside Park, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and head off the coast to Topsail Island.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Wilmington trip planner.

Getting from Myrtle Beach to Wilmington by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Wilmington can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Surf City, Oak Island, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Southport
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The Adventure Kayak Company - Day Tours ©
The Adventure Kayak Company - Day Tours
North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores ©
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher ©
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher

10
nights
Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©
Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Family-friendly places like Colonial Williamsburg and Virginia Beach Boardwalk will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Virginia Beach: Williamsburg (Redoubt Park, Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, &more), Coastal Kayak Touring Company (in Duck) and OB-Xscape Rooms (in Southern Shores). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum, stroll through Virginia Beach, step aboard Battleship Wisconsin, and whizz through the canopy at The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Virginia Beach road trip app.

You can drive from Wilmington to Virginia Beach in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Virginia Beach sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 56°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Williamsburg, Bluebird Gap Farm, Great Bridge Lock Park, St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum, Coastal Kayak Touring Company
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Coastal Kayak Touring Company ©
Coastal Kayak Touring Company
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium ©
The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium

18
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.
Family-friendly places like National Air and Space Museum and White House will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg National Military Park, &more), George Washington's Mount Vernon (in Mount Vernon) and Ballenger Creek Linear Trail (in Frederick). Pack the 23rd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and get lost in a book at Library of Congress.

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Getting from Virginia Beach to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. October in Washington DC sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington, Annapolis, Silver Spring, Roddy Road Covered Bridge
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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