11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Toronto
Drive:  7​h
Ithaca
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Baltimore
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Charleston
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Asheville
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Christiansburg
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Harrisonburg
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Washington DC
— 1 night
Washington DC

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day
Ithaca

The city of Ithaca is in central New York and is the county seat of Tompkins County, as well as the largest community in the Ithaca-Tompkins County metropolitan area. On the 30th (Wed), immerse yourself in nature at Taughannock Falls State Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Ithaca travel planner.

Toronto, Canada to Ithaca is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Toronto in August, expect little chillier with lows of 15°C in Ithaca. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Taughannock Falls State Park, Lively Run Dairy
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Lively Run Dairy

1
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Philadelphia

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center and then get to know the fascinating history of Independence National Historical Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Philadelphia vacation builder.

Fly from Ithaca to Philadelphia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Ithaca in August; daily highs in Philadelphia reach 35°C and lows reach 24°C. On the 1st (Fri), you'll travel to Baltimore.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Liberty Bell Center

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Baltimore

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Baltimore holiday planner.

Getting from Philadelphia to Baltimore by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Baltimore

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Fort McHenry National Monument

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days
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Step out of the city life by going to Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Parasailing & Paragliding. Get some historical perspective at Hunting Island Lighthouse and Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist. Go for a jaunt from Charleston to Edisto Island to see Botany Bay Plantation Heritage Preserve and Wildlife Management Area about 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Fort Moultrie, stroll through Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Michael's Church, and contemplate the long history of Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Charleston custom trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Baltimore to Charleston takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Baltimore in September, with highs in Charleston at 34°C and lows at 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Asheville.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Hunting Island Lighthouse, Botany Bay Plantation Heritage Preserve and Wildlife Management Area, Fort Moultrie
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Hunting Island Lighthouse
Fort Moultrie
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
day
Asheville

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral of All Souls and then steep yourself in history at Biltmore Estate.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Asheville itinerary maker.

You can drive from Charleston to Asheville in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Charleston in September, things will get slightly colder in Asheville: highs are around 29°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Christiansburg.

Things to do in Asheville

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Cradle of Forestry
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Biltmore Estate
The Cathedral of All Souls
Riverside Cemetery

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day
Christiansburg

Christiansburg is a town in Montgomery County, Virginia, United States. On the 7th (Thu), admire all the interesting features of Lane Stadium, take in nature's colorful creations at Hahn Horticulture Garden at Virginia Tech, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Huckleberry Trail.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Christiansburg vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Christiansburg takes 3.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Harrisonburg.

Things to do in Christiansburg

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Blacksburg
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Lane Stadium

few
hours
Harrisonburg

Harrisonburg is an independent city in the Shenandoah Valley region of Virginia. For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Harrisonburg itinerary builder.

Getting from Christiansburg to Harrisonburg by car takes about 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Harrisonburg are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. On the 8th (Fri), you'll travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Harrisonburg

Outdoors Parks Tours

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Great Falls Park.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Harrisonburg to Washington DC in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Harrisonburg in September since evenings lows in Washington DC dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Great Falls Park, Arlington National Cemetery
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