10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Corpus Christi
Drive:  9 h 15 min
1
Dallas
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Memphis
— 3 nights
Drive:  9 h 15 min
3
Princeton
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
4
Union
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
5
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h
End: Corpus Christi

1
night
Dallas

Dallas
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.
For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dallas travel itinerary planner.

Corpus Christi to Dallas is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July in Dallas, expect temperatures between 96°F during the day and 78°F at night. On the 11th (Thu), you'll travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Dallas

Nightlife Fun & Games Parks

3
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
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.
Attractions like Memphis Zoo and The Children's Museum of Memphis make great kid-friendly stops. You'll explore and learn at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel and Hampson Museum State Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Memphis: Covington's Historic Square (in Covington) and Horseshoe Casino (in Tunica). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, look for gifts at Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid, appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street, and don't miss a visit to The Peabody Ducks.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Memphis travel route planning site .

You can fly from Dallas to Memphis in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas in July, expect nights in Memphis to be about the same, around 74°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 91°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Princeton.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Hampson Archeological Museum State Park, Horseshoe Tunica, Covington's Historic Square
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Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica

1
night
Princeton

Princeton ©
Princeton, often referred to as the "Jewel of the South," is a city in and the county seat of Mercer County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): get great views at East River Mountain Overlook and then play a few rounds at Stonehaven Golf Course. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Grandview State Park, then look for gifts at Tamarack, and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Princeton trip planning website .

Getting from Memphis to Princeton by car takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Memphis to Princeton is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Memphis in July; daily highs in Princeton reach 81°F and lows reach 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Union.

Things to do in Princeton

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Beckley, East River Mountain Overlook, Stonehaven Golf Course
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1
night
Union

Union
Union is a home rule-class city in Boone County, Kentucky, United States. On the 16th (Tue), immerse yourself in nature at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site and then examine the collection at Creation Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Union itinerary planner.

You can drive from Princeton to Union in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, daily temperatures in Union can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Union

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Creation Museum
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Creation Museum
Creation Museum
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site ©
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site

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nights
Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): browse the collection at The Book Store, meet the residents at Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave National Park. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about all things military at Hart County Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Diamond Caverns, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mammoth Cave National Park trip itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Union to Mammoth Cave National Park in 3 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Union to Mammoth Cave National Park. July in Mammoth Cave National Park sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Horse Cave, Hart County Museum, Diamond Caverns
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Diamond Caverns ©
Diamond Caverns

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