27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Melbourne
Fly:  27​h
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h 30​min
Ithaca
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
Salamanca
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
Mill Run
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
Lancaster
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
Wintergreen
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Roanoke
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Galax
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
Asheville
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Winston Salem
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
Townsend
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Charlotte
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Hilton Head
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
Savannah
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Brunswick
— 1 night
Fly:  32​h
Melbourne

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Tenement Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Frick Collection, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and finally examine the collection at New York Public Library. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Chelsea Market, then see the interesting displays at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, and finally identify plant and animal life at Gateway National Recreation.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City vacation builder.

Melbourne, Australia to New York City is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -15 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Melbourne in November, with highs in New York City at 16°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Ithaca.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Gateway National Recreation
Highlights from your plan
Frick Collection
Gateway National Recreation
St. Patrick's Cathedral

few
hours
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. To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ithaca custom trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Ithaca in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in November, with highs in Ithaca at 9°C and lows at 0°C. On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Ithaca

Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sciencenter

2
days
Niagara Falls

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, Frank Lloyd Wright's Graycliff and Niagara Falls. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls and then examine the collection at Niagara Power Project Visitors Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Graycliff and then take a tour by water with Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls itinerary planner.

Getting from New York City to Niagara Falls by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in November, expect Niagara Falls to be slightly colder, temps between 10°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Mill Run.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Lewiston, Frank Lloyd Wright's Graycliff
Highlights from your plan
Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours
Niagara Falls

1
day
Salamanca

Salamanca is a city in Cattaraugus County, New York, United States, located inside the Allegany Indian Reservation, one of two governed by the Seneca Nation of New York. You've now added Kinzua Bridge State Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Kinzua Bridge State Park and then get a new perspective on nature at Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Salamanca trip planner.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Salamanca in 2 hours. December in Salamanca sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -5°C at night. On the 4th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mill Run.

Things to do in Salamanca

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Jamestown, Kinzua Bridge State Park
Highlights from your plan
Kinzua Bridge State Park
Robert H. Jackson Center

few
hours
Mill Run

Springfield Township is a township in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Fallingwater and then admire the masterpieces at The Westmoreland Museum of American Art.

To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mill Run vacation trip planner.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Mill Run in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in December, and nighttime lows around -3°C. You'll set off for Lancaster on the 3rd (Sun).

Things to do in Mill Run

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Fallingwater

1
day
Lancaster

The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): examine the collection at National Watch and Clock Museum, relax in the rural setting at Kreider Farms, then contemplate the long history of Ephrata Cloister, and finally play a few rounds at Water's Edge Mini-Golf.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Lancaster vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Mill Run to Lancaster takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. While traveling from Mill Run, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lancaster, ranging from highs of 9°C to lows of 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Harpers Ferry.

Things to do in Lancaster

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

National Watch and Clock Museum, Water's Edge Mini-Golf, Kreider Farms, Ephrata Cloister
Highlights from your plan
Kreider Farms
Ephrata Cloister
National Watch and Clock Museum

1
day
Harpers Ferry

With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Appalachian National Scenic Trail as well as Washington Monument State Park. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Washington Monument State Park and then look for gifts at True Treats Historic Candy. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Appalachian National Scenic Trail.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Harpers Ferry vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Lancaster to Harpers Ferry takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Lancaster in December, Harpers Ferry is a bit cooler at night with lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Front Royal.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Washington Monument State Park
Highlights from your plan
Washington Monument State Park
True Treats Historic Candy

1
day
Wintergreen

Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Humpback Rocks Visitor Center and Mountain Farm.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Wintergreen custom trip planner.

Traveling by car from Harpers Ferry to Wintergreen takes 3 hours. In December, daytime highs in Wintergreen are 9°C, while nighttime lows are -2°C. You'll set off for Roanoke on the 7th (Thu).

Things to do in Wintergreen

Breweries Wineries

Side Trips

Humpback Rocks Visitor Center and Mountain Farm, Wild Wolf Brewing Company, Albemarle CiderWorks
Highlights from your plan
Wild Wolf Brewing Company
Albemarle CiderWorks

1
day
Roanoke

Roanoke is an independent city in the southern U.S. On the 7th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Carvins Cove Natural Reserve.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Roanoke online itinerary creator.

You can drive from Wintergreen to Roanoke in 2 hours. Traveling from Wintergreen in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Roanoke: highs are around 14°C and lows about 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Galax.

Things to do in Roanoke

Parks Wildlife

1
day
Galax

Galax is an independent city in the southwestern part of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Blue Ridge Music Center, then look for gifts at Stone Mountain General Store, and then admire the majestic nature at Stone Mountain State Park.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Galax travel planner.

Drive from Roanoke to Galax in 2 hours. In December, Galax is little chillier than Roanoke - with highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C. On the 9th (Sat), you'll travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Galax

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Roaring Gap
Highlights from your plan
Blue Ridge Music Center
Stone Mountain General Store

2
days
Asheville

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Orange Peel as well as Biltmore Estate. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): get a taste of local nightlife at The Orange Peel.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Asheville tour planner.

Traveling by car from Galax to Asheville takes 3 hours. In December, daytime highs in Asheville are 11°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Winston Salem.

Things to do in Asheville

Historic Sites Nightlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Biltmore Estate
The Cathedral of All Souls
aSHEville Museum

1
day
Winston Salem

Winston-Salem is a city in and the county seat of Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): let little ones run wild at Triad Park, contemplate the long history of Körner's Folly, then explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Winston-Salem, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Home Moravian Church.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Winston Salem online itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Winston Salem takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in December, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Townsend.

Things to do in Winston Salem

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Kernersville
Highlights from your plan
Triad Park
Home Moravian Church

1
day
Townsend

The quietest of the three main entrances to the World Heritage-listed national park encompassing part of the Great Smoky Mountains, Townsend is a low-key town.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tuckaleechee Caverns as well as Horseback Riding Tours. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): trot along with a tour on horseback and then Head underground at Tuckaleechee Caverns.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Townsend trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Winston Salem to Townsend by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In December, daily temperatures in Townsend can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Charlotte.

Things to do in Townsend

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Cherokee
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Oconaluftee Indian Village
Mountain Farm Museum

2
days
Charlotte

A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site, explore the engaging exhibits at Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville, then engage your brain at Carolina Raptor Center, and finally admire the masterpieces at Mint Museum RANDOLPH. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Schiele Museum and then admire the majestic nature at Crowders Mountain State Park.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Charlotte trip generator.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Townsend to Charlotte takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Townsend in December; daily highs in Charlotte reach 17°C and lows reach 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Charlotte

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Huntersville, Schiele Museum, Crowders Mountain State Park, Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Carolina Raptor Center
Crowders Mountain State Park
Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site

1
day
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 18th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Michael's Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, browse the exhibits of Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (KKBE), then get engrossed in the history at The Charleston Museum, then contemplate the long history of Fort Moultrie, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Magnolia Cemetery.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Charleston itinerary builder.

You can fly from Charlotte to Charleston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Charlotte in December since evenings lows in Charleston dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Fort Moultrie
Highlights from your plan
Fort Moultrie
Saint Michael's Church

1
day
Hilton Head

On the 19th (Tue), have fun and explore at The Sandbox Interactive Children's Museum.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hilton Head holiday planner.

You can drive from Charleston to Hilton Head in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In December in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 20th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sonny C. Charters, Inc.

1
day
Savannah

Savannah is the oldest city in the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Old Fort Jackson and then contemplate the long history of Mercer Williams House Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Savannah travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Savannah takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Brunswick.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Wormsloe Historic Site
Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
Old Fort Jackson

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hours
Brunswick

Brunswick is a city in and the county seat of Glynn County, Georgia, United States. For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Brunswick trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Savannah to Brunswick by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Brunswick can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Brunswick

Museums

Side Trip

Maritime Center
Highlights from your plan
Maritime Center

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