11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Palmetto
— Few hours
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Waco
— 2 nights
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Memphis
— 2 nights
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Pigeon Forge
— 4 nights
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Johnson City
— 2 nights

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Palmetto

Palmetto is a city in Manatee County, Florida, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Palmetto tour planning website.

Tampa to Palmetto is an approximately 1-hour car ride. August in Palmetto sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 76°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Waco.

Things to do in Palmetto

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Fishing Charters & Tours

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Waco

Waco ©
Sightseeing in Waco offers many possibilities in a medium-sized town on the Brazos River in central Texas.
On the 4th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Historic Waco Foundation, do a tasting at Valley Mills Vineyards, then snap pictures at Waco Suspension Bridge, then pause for some photo ops at Branding the Brazos Sculpture, and finally sample the fine beverages at Balcones Distilling. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, then get to know the resident critters at Cameron Park Zoo, and then see the interesting displays at Waco Mammoth National Monument.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Waco route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Palmetto to Waco. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Waco are 96°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Waco

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping
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Waco Mammoth National Monument ©
Waco Mammoth National Monument
Valley Mills Vineyards ©
Valley Mills Vineyards
Cameron Park Zoo ©
Cameron Park Zoo

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Memphis

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.
On the 6th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Graceland, then admire the masterpieces at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, then get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, and finally look for gifts at Lansky. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel and then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Memphis trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Waco to Memphis takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Waco in August, you will find days in Memphis are little chillier (90°F), and nights are about the same (73°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Memphis

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Graceland
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©

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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Explore Pigeon Forge's surroundings by going to Cosby Picnic Area (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park) and Hartford (River Rafting & Tubing & Bootleggers Distillery). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 11th (Tue) at Dollywood. And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along The Island in Pigeon Forge, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky, stroll around Chimneys Picnic Area, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Pigeon Forge day trip site.

You can drive from Memphis to Pigeon Forge in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Memphis in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Pigeon Forge, with lows around 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Johnson City.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

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Dollywood ©
Dollywood
River Rafting & Tubing
The Island in Pigeon Forge ©
The Island in Pigeon Forge

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Johnson City

Johnson City ©
Johnson City is a city in Washington, Carter, and Sullivan counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): sample the fine beverages at East Tennessee Distillery, trek along Virginia Creeper National Recreation Trail, then see the interesting displays at Fields-Penn 1860 House Museum, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Hills Distillery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): trek along Tweetsie Trail and then stroll around Founders Park.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Johnson City tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Pigeon Forge to Johnson City takes 2 hours. Traveling from Pigeon Forge in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Johnson City, with lows around 63°F. On the 13th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Johnson City

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

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Virginia Creeper National Recreation Trail ©
Virginia Creeper National Recreation Trail
Tennessee Hills Distillery ©
Tennessee Hills Distillery
Tweetsie Trail ©
Tweetsie Trail

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