10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States itinerary planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Miami
— 1 day
Drive
2
Crystal River
— 1 night
Drive
3
Miramar Beach
— 1 night
Drive to Destin-Ft Walton Beach Airport, Fly to Memphis International Airport
4
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly
6
Saint Louis
— 2 nights
Fly
7
Des Moines
— 1 night
Fly

S M T W T F S
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3

1
day
Miami

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 18th (Fri), glide through the air with South Beach Parasail, enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, then wander the streets of Lincoln Road, then enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, and finally see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Miami online trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Miami. In September, daily temperatures in Miami can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Crystal River.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

Side Trip

1
night
Crystal River

The Gem of the Nature Coast

The jewel of Florida's Nature Coast, Crystal River spreads around spring-fed Kings Bay, known for maintaining a constant 22 C (72 F) temperature all year long.
On the 19th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Homosassa River, get outside with Salt River Outfitters, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Crystal River sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Miami to Crystal River in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Crystal River, with lows around 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Miramar Beach.

Things to do in Crystal River

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

1
night
Miramar Beach

Miramar Beach is a census-designated place (CDP) in Walton County, Florida, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll around Destin Dog Park, then fulfill a lifelong dream with AJ's Water Adventures, then enjoy the sand and surf at Henderson Beach State Park, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Float Brothers Float Spa.

Plan trip to Miramar Beach with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Crystal River to Miramar Beach in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Crystal River to Miramar Beach is minus 1 hour. September in Miramar Beach sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Miramar Beach

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

2
nights
Memphis

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): examine the collection at Graceland, don't miss a visit to The Peabody Ducks, and then appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel. On your second day here, try your luck at Horseshoe Tunica, examine the collection at Stax Museum of American Soul Music, then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, and finally make a trip to Beale Street.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Memphis online visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Miramar Beach to Memphis. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Miramar Beach in September since evenings lows in Memphis dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trip

2
nights
Nashville

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Centennial Park, then take a stroll through Downtown Nashville, and then get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Nashville trip planner.

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Nashville when traveling from Memphis in September, with lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nightlife

2
nights
Saint Louis

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, then stroll around Forest Park, then admire the natural beauty at Missouri Botanical Garden, and finally walk around Tilles Park. Here are some ideas for day two: experience rural life at Grant’s Farm, then make a trip to The Gateway Arch, and then go on a hair-raising tour with STL Haunted History.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis trip planner.

You can fly from Nashville to Saint Louis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Saint Louis can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Des Moines.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

1
night
Des Moines

Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. On the 27th (Sun), test your problem-solving skills at Breakout, then grab your bike and head to High Trestle Trail, and then don't miss a visit to The Temple for Performing Arts.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Des Moines vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Saint Louis to Des Moines takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Des Moines, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Des Moines

Trails · Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Destin travel guide

3.9
Parasailing & Paragliding · Water Sports · Fishing Charters & Tours
World's Luckiest Fishing Village
With emerald water and white beaches, Destin is one of America's favorite vacation destinations. The city originated as a small fishing village, but today tourists from all over the world flock here to enjoy itineraries filled with dolphin cruises, snorkeling, and superb sailing. The city boasts a lively nightlife scene, and when the sun sets, beachfront bars and seafood restaurants are abuzz with activity. The sand of Destin's idyllic beaches is considered to be some of the whitest in the world; made up of finely ground quartz crystal, it resembles sugar.