10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Dallas
— 1 day
Drive
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Tyler
— 1 night
Drive
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Arkadelphia
— 1 night
Drive
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Memphis
— 1 night
Drive
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Nashville
— 1 night
Drive
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Knoxville
— 2 nights
Fly to Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport, Drive to Miramar Beach
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Miramar Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly

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Dallas

— 1 day

Big D

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Top O'Hill Terrace, then examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and then get a new perspective on things with The Spirit of Dallas.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip itinerary maker website.

San Diego to Dallas is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from San Diego in September, expect nights in Dallas to be about the same, around 73°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 92°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tyler.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Tyler

— 1 night
Tyler is a city located in central Smith County, Texas, United States. On the 23rd (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Smith County Historical Society Museum, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Caldwell Zoo, then admire the natural beauty at Tyler Rose Garden, and finally make a trip to Azalea Residential Historic District.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Tyler road trip site.

You can drive from Dallas to Tyler in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of tram and flight. In September, daytime highs in Tyler are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Arkadelphia.

Things to do in Tyler

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

Arkadelphia

— 1 night
Arkadelphia is a city in Clark County, Arkansas, United States. On the 24th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at DeSoto Bluff Trail and then immerse yourself in nature at DeGray Lake Resort State Park.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Arkadelphia trip builder site.

You can drive from Tyler to Arkadelphia in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Tyler in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Arkadelphia, with lows of 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Arkadelphia

Parks · Trails · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Memphis

— 1 night

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.
On the 25th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Graceland, steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, then contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Memphis online tour planner.

You can drive from Arkadelphia to Memphis in 3.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites

Nashville

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, see a show at Grand Ole Opry, and then admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Nashville trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Memphis in September since evenings lows in Nashville dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Knoxville.

Things to do in Nashville

Parks · Museums · Nightlife

Knoxville

— 2 nights

Marble City

A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Rocky Top Mountain Coaster, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, and then kick your exploration up a notch at Navitat Knoxville. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a splash at Dollywood.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Knoxville vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Nashville to Knoxville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Knoxville can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Miramar Beach.

Things to do in Knoxville

Theme Parks · Adventure · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Miramar Beach

— 1 night
Miramar Beach is a census-designated place (CDP) in Walton County, Florida, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Crystal Sands Beach, fulfill a lifelong dream with AJ's Water Adventures, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Henderson Beach State Park.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Miramar Beach day trip planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Knoxville to Miramar Beach. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Knoxville in September since evenings lows in Miramar Beach dip to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miramar Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

New Orleans

— 2 nights

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, then look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, and finally soothe aching muscles at The Sweat Social. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Thu): get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, and finally wander the streets of Garden District.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read New Orleans online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Miramar Beach to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Miramar Beach, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 83°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Nightlife
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 · Fishing Charters & Tours · Water Sports
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.