19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
+2
Fly + subway + train:  7​h
Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Gettysburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Virginia Beach
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
Biloxi
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Birmingham
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Asheville
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Savannah
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
Louisville
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Phoenix

1
night
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): witness the site of a historic battle at Antietam National Battlefield. Here are some ideas for day two: admire all the interesting features of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Harpers Ferry road trip website .

Phoenix to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, subway, and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Phoenix in April: high temperatures in Harpers Ferry hover around 66°F and lows are around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

#Historic Sites, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trip

Antietam National Battlefield
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St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church ©

2
nights
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Shriver House Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Gettysburg Museum of History, then contemplate the long history of Eisenhower National Historic Site, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, and finally stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Appalachian Trail Museum, witness the site of a historic battle at Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, then get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center, and finally take an in-depth tour of Jennie Wade House.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Gettysburg road trip planning site .

Drive from Harpers Ferry to Gettysburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. April in Gettysburg sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Gettysburg

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trip

Appalachian Trail Museum
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Jennie Wade House ©
Jennie Wade House

2
nights
Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): steep yourself in history at George Wythe House, then make a trip to Colonial Williamsburg, then steep yourself in history at Governor's Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the history at Yorktown Battlefield, then take in the history at American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, then admire the masterpieces at Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Williamsburg holiday builder tool .

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Williamsburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Gettysburg in April: high temperatures in Williamsburg hover around 73°F and lows are around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

#Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trip

Yorktown
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Governor's Palace ©
Governor's Palace
Yorktown Battlefield ©
Yorktown Battlefield
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg

1
night
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.
On the 8th (Mon), learn about all things military at Military Aviation Museum and then kick back and relax at Sandbridge Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Virginia Beach sightseeing website .

Drive from Williamsburg to Virginia Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Virginia Beach can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Biloxi.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sandbridge Beach ©
Sandbridge Beach
Military Aviation Museum ©
Military Aviation Museum

few
hours
Biloxi

Biloxi ©
A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): try to win big at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi, try your luck at Beau Rivage Casino, and then contemplate the long history of Beauvoir.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Biloxi trip app .

Getting from Virginia Beach to Biloxi by combination of taxi and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Virginia Beach to Biloxi. Traveling from Virginia Beach in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Biloxi: highs are around 76°F and lows about 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Birmingham.

Things to do in Biloxi

#Casinos, #Fun & Games, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi ©
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, then get great views at Vulcan Park and Museum, then engage your brain at McWane Science Center, and finally get engrossed in the history at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Birmingham trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from Biloxi to Birmingham takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Birmingham when traveling from Biloxi in April, with lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Birmingham

#Museums, #Childrens Museums, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Vulcan Park and Museum ©
Vulcan Park and Museum

1
night
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Lexington Glassworks, see the interesting displays at Southern Highland Craft Guild Folk Art Center, then examine the collection at Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum, and finally indulge your taste buds at Biltmore Estate. On the next day, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then view the masterpieces at River Arts District, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Saint Lawrence, and finally see the interesting displays at Asheville Pinball Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Asheville online tour planner .

Fly from Birmingham to Asheville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Birmingham to Asheville. Traveling from Birmingham in April, expect Asheville to be little chillier, temps between 69°F and 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Asheville

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Spas

Side Trip

Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum
Highlights from your plan
Biltmore Estate ©
Biltmore Estate

2
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Aiken-Rhett House, then appreciate the history behind Fort Moultrie, then steep yourself in history at Nathaniel Russell House, and finally explore the world behind art at Principle Gallery Charleston. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church and then stroll through Folly Beach Public Beach.

To see ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Charleston trip builder app .

Getting from Asheville to Charleston by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Asheville in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Charleston, with lows of 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

#Historic Sites, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

Folly Beach Public Beach, Fort Moultrie
Highlights from your plan
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Aiken-Rhett House ©
Aiken-Rhett House

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nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 15th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace, take an in-depth tour of Owens-Thomas House, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Colonial Park Cemetery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and finally take a stroll through Savannah Historic District. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of First African Baptist Church, examine the collection at Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum, then learn about all things military at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mickve Israel Temple, and finally get to know the fascinating history of City Market.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Savannah vacation website .

Drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Savannah sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Savannah

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force
Highlights from your plan
Owens-Thomas House ©
Owens-Thomas House
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace ©
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace
City Market ©
City Market

3
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Muhammad Ali Center and Brown-Pusey House. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Keeneland and Maker's Mark. Get out of town with these interesting Louisville side-trips: Woodford Reserve Distillery (in Versailles), Buffalo Trace Distillery (in Frankfort) and Jim Beam American Stillhouse (in Clermont). It doesn't end there: stroll the grounds of Cave Hill Cemetery.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Louisville trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by flight from Savannah to Louisville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Savannah in April, expect Louisville to be slightly colder, temps between 69°F and 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

#Breweries, #Casinos, #Fun & Games

Side Trips

Brown-Pusey House, Woodford Reserve Distillery, Maker's Mark, Buffalo Trace Distillery, Jim Beam American Stillhouse
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Buffalo Trace Distillery ©
Buffalo Trace Distillery
Keeneland ©
Keeneland
Woodford Reserve Distillery ©
Woodford Reserve Distillery

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