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Southern Hospitality Roundtrip from Philadelphia

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Southern Hospitality Roundtrip from Philadelphia

Reservations:
1 (800) 268-7252
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from your Amtrak Station:
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Trip Overview

Experience Washington, DC, Charleston, and Savannah on this 9-day roundtrip rail journey! After boarding the train in Philadelphia you will take a quick ride down to our Nation’s Capital where you will have two days of sightseeing. Visit the Lincoln Memorial, explore the many Smithsonian Museums, and stop for picture taking in front of the White House. Stroll down Charleston’s Rainbow Row and see the many colorful historic houses. Finally travel to Savannah where you immerse yourself in history and culture as you travel throughout the city and dine at one of the oldest restaurants in Savannah. This tour is perfect for any history buff!

Highlights

  • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Washington, DC
  • Monuments by Moonlight tour in Washington, DC
  • Sightseeing city and plantation tour of Charleston
  • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Savannah

Package Also Includes:

  • Roundtrip Amtrak® in Coach accommodations from Philadelphia to Washington, DC on the Northeast Regional®; Washington to Charleston on the Palmetto®; Charleston to Savannah on the Silver Meteor®; and Savannah to Boston on the Silver Meteor
  • 7 nights' hotel accommodations, 1 night Amtrak accommodation
  • 1 meal included (1 dinner)

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

DAY 1 PHILADELPHIA > WASHINGTON, DC
Today board Amtrak's Northeast Regional train for your leisurely ride to our nation's capital! Upon arrival, begin exploring this amazing city on your multi-day hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour. Visit the White House, the United States Capitol, and more! (Overnight in Washington, DC)

DAY 2 WASHINGTON, DC
Today continue to experience Washington, DC's highlights as you continue on your hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour. With stops at all the Smithsonian museums as well as important sights like the National Cathedral, the tour is fun and convenient during your stay. Tonight, enjoy a Monuments by Moonlight tour that will shed a whole new light on Washington's many grand memorials. (Overnight in Washington, DC)

DAY 3 WASHINGTON, DC > CHARLESTON
This morning you will board Amtrak for your journey to Charleston. No other city more lovingly preserves its past than Charleston, from its houses to churches and even the cobblestone streets. Charleston has been said to be the quintessential “Low Country” city. (Overnight in Charleston)

DAY 4 CHARLESTON
Continue to explore this quaint, historic and beautiful city on a sightseeing tour. Along the way you will see the beautiful Charleston neighborhood Rainbow Row, stop by the Battery along the boardwalk, and pay a visit to famous Magnolia Plantation. (Overnight in Charleston)

DAY 5 CHARLESTON
Today you will have a free day to explore Charleston on your own. (Overnight in Charleston)

DAY 6 CHARLESTON > SAVANNAH
This morning board Amtrak for your trip down to Savannah. Upon arrival check in to your hotel and begin to explore Savannah on your own. Tonight you will enjoy dinner at a historic Savannah restaurant. (Overnight in Savannah) D

DAY 7 SAVANNAH
Today you will enjoy your hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Savannah with stops at the historic Davenport House, the city market, and the Andrew Low House. You will enjoy learning all about Savannah's rich history while traveling all around the city. (Overnight in Savannah)

DAY 8 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD AMTRAK
Today you will board Amtrak for your overnight journey back to Philadelphia. As the train winds its way north, reflect upon the fun and excitement you had on your trip. (Overnight onboard Amtrak)

DAY 9 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN PHILADELPHIA

LEGEND FOR MEALS: B - BREAKFAST, BR - BRUNCH, L - LUNCH, D - DINNER

The Francis Marion Hotel Charleston

The Francis Marion Hotel, a Historic Hotel of America, was built in 1924 as the grandest hotel in the Carolina's. Today, it maintains it's grandeur as one of the premier hotels in historic Charleston. The hotel combines the comforts of today with historic ambiance and sleep room decor reminiscent of the 1920's.

The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel

The Mills House Hotel is a gem among historic Charleston hotels. Blending opulent accommodations, historic ambiance and modern convenience, our luxury Charleston hotel treats you to true southern hospitality, the same hospitality we showed our first guest over 150 years ago.

Best Western Plus Savannah Historic District

The Best Western Plus Savannah Historic District is an inviting hotel with superior amenities and genuine southern charm. With a fantastic location in the Historic District, we are walking distance to River Street, City Market and local museums and historic sites.

DoubleTree Hotel Historic Savannah

Enjoy the newly renovated DoubleTree by Hilton Savannah Historic District hotel, situated between iconic River Street and Savannah’s City Market. Immerse yourself in the city and discover many nearby Savannah attractions.

The Mayflower Hotel (formerly Renaissance Mayflower Hotel)

The Mayflower Hotel has matchless classic elegance with an abundance of modern conveniences.

Phoenix Park Hotel

Enjoy a unique opportunity to experience the luxury of Irish country estate in the heart of Washington, DC's Capitol Hill. With traditional oil paintings, opulent marble staircase and traditional décor. The Phoenix Park Hotel also embraces the charisma and magic of one of the most established dining and entertainment restaurants in the area, The Dubliner.

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For more information or to make a reservation, call our rail vacation experts at:
1 (800) 268-7252

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

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