10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip builder

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: New York City
Drive:  8 h 45 min
1
Nags Head
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
2
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
3
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
4
Charlottesville
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 30 min
End: New York City

3
nights
Nags Head

Nags Head ©
Most visitors take a trip to Nags Head to enjoy the beach, but this Outer Banks town offers more than just waterside entertainment.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nags Head: Corolla (Currituck Beach & Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum), Cape Hatteras Lighthouse (in Buxton) and Frisco Beach (in Frisco). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Jockey's Ridge State Park, contemplate the long history of Wright Brothers National Memorial, find something for the whole family at Full Throttle Speedway, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Nags Head trip itinerary maker tool.

New York City to Nags Head is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 70°F. On the 16th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Nags Head

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hatteras Island, Corolla, Wright Brothers National Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum ©
Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum
Wright Brothers National Memorial ©
Wright Brothers National Memorial

2
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Myrtle Beach Watersports. On the 17th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Myrtle Beach, thencatch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, thentake a stroll through Broadway at the Beach, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Backstage Mirror Maze.

Plan my trip to Myrtle Beach with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Nags Head to Myrtle Beach in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In June in Myrtle Beach, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 72°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach

3
nights
Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): walk around Chimneys Picnic Area, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, thentrek along Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, and finally admire the sheer force of Laurel Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome, cruise along Newfound Gap Road, thenappreciate the history behind Rockefeller Memorial, thenstroll through Grotto Falls Parking, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Myrtle Beach to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Myrtle Beach in June since evenings lows in Great Smoky Mountains National Park dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Highlights from your plan
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte

1
night
Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Monticello, get a taste of the local shopping with C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery, and then admire the striking features of University of Virginia.

For maps and tourist information, go to the Charlottesville holiday tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Charlottesville. June in Charlottesville sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 64°F at night. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Monticello ©
Monticello
University of Virginia ©
University of Virginia
Carter Mountain Orchard ©
Carter Mountain Orchard

Similar Plans

8 days in Outer Banks BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Myrtle Beach BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 5 days in Outer Banks BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 6 days in South Carolina BY A USER FROM CANADA March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Myrtle Beach BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Myrtle Beach BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Myrtle Beach BY A USER FROM CANADA March, romantic, popular sights Preferences: March, romantic Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 2 days in Outer Banks BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, relaxing, beaches, museums, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: May, relaxing, beaches, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 9 days in Myrtle Beach BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Outer Banks BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Outer Banks BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans