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:  9​h 30​min
1
Charlotte
— 2 nights
Drive:  14​h 30​min
2
Fort Walton Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Montgomery
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Atlanta
— 1 night
Drive:  11​h
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Kings Mountain National Military Park.

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Washington DC to Charlotte is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Charlotte are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. You'll set off for Fort Walton Beach on the 31st (Fri).

Things to do in Charlotte

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kings Mountain National Military Park
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Kings Mountain National Military Park ©

3
nights
Fort Walton Beach

Fort Walton Beach ©
Fort Walton Beach is a city in southern Okaloosa County, Florida, United States. Your inner history buff will appreciate Eden Gardens State Park and Fort Barrancas. Step off the beaten path and head to Santa Rosa Beach and Grayton Beach State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Fort Walton Beach side-trips: The Blue Giraffe (in Santa Rosa Beach), Rosemary Beach Public Beach (in Rosemary Beach) and Panama City Beach Winery (in Panama City Beach). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Gulf Islands National Seashore and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Fort Walton Beach route planning site .

Getting from Charlotte to Fort Walton Beach by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Charlotte to Fort Walton Beach, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charlotte in May, Fort Walton Beach is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Montgomery.

Things to do in Fort Walton Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Rosa Beach, Pensacola, Grayton Beach State Park, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Panama City Beach Winery
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Eden Gardens State Park ©
Eden Gardens State Park
Grayton Beach State Park ©
Grayton Beach State Park
Fort Barrancas ©
Fort Barrancas

2
nights
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, contemplate the long history of First White House of the Confederacy, then contemplate the long history of Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home, then admire the local landmark of Court Square Fountain, and finally don't miss a visit to Jackson Lake Island. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at National Memorial for Peace and Justice, get engrossed in the history at Rosa Parks Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Court Square, and finally meet the residents at Montgomery Zoo.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Montgomery trip builder website .

Drive from Fort Walton Beach to Montgomery in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June in Montgomery, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 70°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Atlanta.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Jackson Lake Island
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1
night
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 6th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Centennial Olympic Park, admire the striking features of The Tabernacle, then admire the striking features of Fox Theatre, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Atlanta sightseeing site .

Getting from Montgomery to Atlanta by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Montgomery to Atlanta due to the time zone difference. In June in Atlanta, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Atlanta

Nightlife Historic Sites Parks
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Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta ©
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle
Centennial Olympic Park ©
Centennial Olympic Park

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