Self Drive

Enjoy The Atlantic Coast

Enjoy The Atlantic Coast. 19 days/18 nights. Start: New York - End: Fort Lauderdale.

  • Day 01: Arrival New York
  • Day 02: New York
  • Day 03: New York
  • Day 04: New York – Philadelphia – Washington
  • Day 05: Washington
  • Day 06: Washington – Norfolk/Virginia Beach
  • Day 07: Norfolk/Virginia Beach
  • Day 08: Norfolk/Virginia Beach - Wilmington
  • Day 09: Wilmington – Charleston
  • Day 10: Charleston
  • Day 11: Charleston - Savannah
  • Day 12: Savannah
  • Day 13: Savannah - St. Augustine
  • Day 14: St. Augustine – Orlando
  • Day 15: Orlando
  • Day 16: Orlando
  • Day 17: Orlando – Fort Lauderdale
  • Day 18: Fort Lauderdale
  • Day 19: Departure Fort Lauderdale
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day 1

Arrival New York

1 Day

 Arrival at the airport and transfer (not included) to the hotel. Free time for a first encounter with the city.

 

day 2

New York

1 Day

A full day to discover the impressive city profoundly: Broadway & Times Square, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, different famous musea, luxurious boutiques on 5th Avenue, Empire State building, Ground Zero, a trip with a ferry to the Statue of Liberty and much more.

 

day 3

New York

1 Day

A full day to discover the impressive city profoundly: Broadway & Times Square, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, different famous musea, luxurious boutiques on 5th Avenue, Empire State building, Ground Zero, a trip with a ferry to the Statue of Liberty and much more.

day 4

New York – Philadelphia – Washington

1 Day

385 km

Today, you pick up the car at Newark Airport and travel south to Philadelphia for a quick visit to this charming city, the cradle of the American independence. You can find the famous 'Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Penn’s Landing and much more here. This stage of the journey ends in Washington, where you stay two nights.

 

day 5

Washington

1 Day

Stroll through the city en visit the main attractions: Capitol Hill, the White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, and more. On the other bank of the river, you will find Arlington Cemetery, where the Kennedys are buried. Further the known Smithsonian Museum and the intriguing ‘Spy Museum' are worth a visit.

day 6

Washington – Norfolk/Virginia Beach

1 Day

350 km

You continue your journey to Richmond, ‘Capital of the Confederacy’, and Williamsburg, where the time stood still 200 years ago. The colonial town offers a tour around and in the historic houses to relive the life of a pioneer. Through Norfolk, with the stunning Mariners Museum, you reach Virginia Beach.

 

day 7

Norfolk/Virginia Beach

1 Day

Kilometers of long, sandy beaches and a boardwalk of 3 km welcomes you to Virginia Beach. Enjoy a relaxing day in the sun, near the sea and beach. Taste the splendid local fish restaurants and cocktails at the cozy little cafees. 

 

 

day 8

Norfolk/Virginia Beach - Wilmington

1 Day

480 km

Right across the border from Virginia to North Carolina, you reach the region of the Outer Banks. It offers serveral little islands, fishersmans villages, beaches, lighthouses and lakes. It is a favourite decor for many film directors. Further to Wilmington, an important harbour and worth a visit to the Chandler’s Wharf, the Cotton Exchange, the Train Museum and across the bridge you will find the USS North Carolina Battleship Memorial, a memorial in remembrance of the veterans of the Second World War.

 

day 9

Wilmington – Charleston

1 Day

295 km

You travel South along the coastline, across the border with South Carolina to Myrtle Beach, with spectacular beaches and a vibrant atmosphere during summer. Via Georgetown and the refreshing Francis Marion National Forest, you reach Charleston, the oldest city of the state.

day 10

Charleston

1 Day

Known for its countless constructions from Colonial times, picturesque squares and beautiful beaches, makes Charleston an attractive city all year round. Visit a few attractions around town such as Patriots Point with the worlds biggest marine museum, Fort Sumter – a federal forttification situated in the harbour, Boone Hall Plantation – a former cotton plant and Magnolia Plantation for its gardens and plantation houses. 

day 11

Charleston - Savannah

1 Day

250 km

Along the broad coastline of South Caroline, you travel ahead to Hilton Head Island. Enjoy several relaxing hours or participate in one of the countless recrational activities. In the afternaoon, you reach Savannah, one of the finest and most attractive cities in the South of the States. Make some time for a long walk in the historic streets near the river.

 

 

day 12

Savannah

1 Day

Beautiful squares, many historic houses and wonderful gardens contribute to the charme of this nice city. The best way to discover the city is by foot - visit the James Fripp House, the Owens-Thomas House, the Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum, City Hall, ect.

day 13

Savannah - St. Augustine

1 Day

300 km

On the schedule for today, you drive South to Brunswick and the border with Florida. While passing, the Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation is absolutely worth a visit and you can take a little side road to Jekyll Island to make a long walk at the beach. Though the industial Jacksonville, you get to St. Augustine, the oldest town in America.

day 14

St. Augustine – Orlando

1 Day

180 km

Discover the charme of the ‘Oldest House’, the 'Oldest Store Museum’, the star shaped fortification Castillo de San Marcos, the City Hall, and more. Along the coastline, you wander South to Daytona Beach, where the famous ‘Speedway’ and the ‘Museum of Speed’ are worth a visit. In Orlando, the most popular attraction parks in Florida are ready to be explored.

 

day 15

Orlando

1 Day

Two days, never to forget... You can choose from a range of activities: Visit the fantasy world of Magic Kingdom, learn more about humanity, nature, technology and science in the Epcot Center, go on a safari in Animal Kingdom, an immersion in the wonderfun Sea World or enjoy the 'Universal Studios' and the neighboring 'Island of Adventure. 

 

day 16

Orlando

1 Day

Two days, never to forget... You can choose from a range of activities: Visit the fantasy world of Magic Kingdom, learn more about humanity, nature, technology and science in the Epcot Center, go on a safari in Animal Kingdom, an immersion in the wonderfun Sea World or enjoy the 'Universal Studios' and the neighboring 'Island of Adventure. 

day 17

Orlando – Fort Lauderdale

1 Day

385 km

You leave Orlando and return to the sea towards Kennedy Space Center. Visit of the space centre with the facilities of the Nasa, the Spaceport USA complex, a simulation of a space flight in the Astronaut Hall of Fame, etc. Then, along the coast Atlantic, direction Fort Lauderdale where you discover a lively and cosmopolitan city.

day 18

Fort Lauderdale

1 Day

Relax by the pool, time for shopping or for a refreshing swim in the sea. Or visit one of the many attractions in Miami: Vizcaya Castle, the Miami Aquarium, Coral Castle, a boat trip on the Intercoastal Waterway and much more.

day 19

Departure Fort Lauderdale

1 Day

The en of this wonderful journey. Drop off the rental car at the airport and return flight. Prolongation possible with supplement. 

 

 

ENJOY THE ATLANTIC COAST - STD (0USST24A)
is available starting at 2494 EUR

Prices apply for all departures in the date range. Departure is possible every day.

Rooms 01.07.20 - 17.08.20 18.08.20 - 31.08.20 01.09.20 - 31.10.20
2X DOUBLE ROOMS + 1 RENTALCAR (K2X2D) 2264 2264 2462
DOUBLE ROOM 1 BED (K21) 2494 2494 2692
QUADRUPLE ROOM 2 BEDS (K42) 1463 1463 1529
TRIPLE ROOM 2 BEDS (K32) 1826 1826 1943
SINGLE ROOM (K11) 4966 4966 5361
Alamo Suppl. Gold - per car (DALGOLD) 172 172 172
Children in parents room 2 - 11 (DACHD12) Free Free Free
Children in parents room 12 - 17 (DACHD18) 367 367 323

Included

  • Hotelaccomodation based on lodging + local sales taxes, as per itinerary and as per chosen hotel category.
  • Car rental with GPS, adapted to the number of persons in the car, one driver.  Extra drivers and/or underage drivers can be added with supplement.
    • Single: Economy except if the car is brought back to another city than the one it started from, than Compact.
    • Double/Twin: Compact
    • Triple: Intermediate
    • Quadruple and 2x double rooms: Fullsize.
  • Any other car rental category can be provided with the appropriate price adjustment.
  • Only for selfdrives booked as published: roadbook with description of day by day itinerary. (Only available in Dutch and French)
  • Local roadmap of the State or Province (Canda), or a road atlas if the trip brings you through different states.

Not Included

All services NOT mentioned such as: 

  • International passport and charges for ESTA = USA and or ETA = Canada.
  • Airline tickets, airport taxes, fuel surcharge, security fee, and more.
  • Meals at the hotels except if confirmed differently at time of confirmation.
  • Resort fees, Urban fees, Facility fees and other fees charged by some hotels and to be paid locally.
  • Eventual cost for a (new) Belgian - European drivers licence, if the current one does not state "Drivers Licence" in English.
  • Warrant/Security Deposit/Guarantee cost for rental cars, motorhomes, motorbikes, hotels and more.
  • Fuel for the vehicles and parking costs. 
  • Charges for tollroads en toll bridges
  • Insurances (cancellation insurance, travel and assistance insurance, luggage insurance, etc).
  • Admissions to the national parks, to attractions, extra excursions, etc.
  • All personal expenses (Food & Drinks), souvenirs and more.