10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Drive:  45​min
1
Rockville
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Augusta
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Charleston
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
5
Asheville
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Rockville

Rockville ©
Rockville is a city located in the central region of Montgomery County, Maryland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rockville: Arlington (The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier & John F. Kennedy Grave Site), Gettysburg (Little Round Top, Victorian Photography Studio, & more) and Horseshoe Casino (in Baltimore). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery and admire the landmark architecture of Rockville B&O Railroad Station.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rockville tour itinerary builder .

Washington DC to Rockville is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Traveling from Washington DC in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Rockville, with lows of 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Augusta.

Things to do in Rockville

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington, Little Library, Horseshoe Casino
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Horseshoe Casino ©
Horseshoe Casino

1
night
Augusta

Augusta ©
Augusta–Richmond County is a consolidated city-county on the central eastern border of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Augusta Canal Discovery Center, then explore the landscape on two wheels at North Augusta Greenway Trail, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Magnolia Cemetery.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Augusta day trip tool .

Explore your travel options from Rockville to Augusta with the Route module. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Rockville in October; daily highs in Augusta reach 79°F and lows reach 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Augusta

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

North Augusta Greenway Trail
Highlights from your plan
Magnolia Cemetery ©
Magnolia Cemetery

2
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour and then take in nature's colorful creations at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Charleston trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Augusta to Charleston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

2
nights
Nashville

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and then get your game on at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, examine the collection at RCA Studio B, then examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

For photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Nashville trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Charleston to Nashville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Charleston to Nashville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charleston in October, Nashville is a bit cooler at night with lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Tours Nightlife

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

2
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 25th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Biltmore and then take a peaceful walk through DuPont State Recreational Forest. Keep things going the next day: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Asheville tour builder site .

You can drive from Nashville to Asheville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Asheville is 1 hour. In October, Asheville is slightly colder than Nashville - with highs of 70°F and lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zipline, DuPont State Recreational Forest
Highlights from your plan
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Zipline
DuPont State Recreational Forest ©
DuPont State Recreational Forest

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