11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Miami, Florida
drive:  11 h
1
Cartersville
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h 45 min
3
Chicago
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  9 h
4
Catawba
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
5
Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  14 h 45 min
End: Miami, Florida

1
night
Cartersville

Cartersville ©
Cartersville is a city in Bartow County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): snap pictures at Euharlee Covered Bridge.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cartersville trip itinerary planning app.

Miami to Cartersville is an approximately 5- hour combination of flight and car. Expect slightly colder evenings in Cartersville when traveling from Miami in June, with lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Nashville.
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Euharlee Covered Bridge ©
Euharlee Covered Bridge

1
night
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 7th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Belle Meade Plantation, take in the history at Lotz House Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), and finally take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe. On the next day, catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry and then explore the galleries of Andrew Jackson's Hermitage.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Nashville trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Cartersville to Nashville in 3.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cartersville to Nashville due to the time zone difference. June in Nashville sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill) ©
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill)
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum

1
night
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower and then make a trip to Millennium Park.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Chicago trip planning app.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Nashville to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and subway; or drive. Traveling from Nashville in June, expect nights in Chicago to be about the same, around 63°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 81°F. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Catawba.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks
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Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

3
nights
Catawba

Catawba ©
Catawba is an unincorporated community in the northern section of Roanoke County, Virginia, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Catawba: Tinglers Mill (in Paint Bank), The Homestead (in Hot Springs) and Clifton Forge (Douthat State Park & C & O Railway Heritage Center). There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Peaks of Otter Visitor Center, snap pictures at Humpback Bridge, and admire the sheer force of Falling Springs Waterfall.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Catawba trip itinerary maker website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chicago to Catawba. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in June, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Catawba

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Clifton Forge, Covington, Tinglers Mill, The Homestead, Peaks of Otter Visitor Center
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Peaks of Otter Visitor Center ©
Peaks of Otter Visitor Center
C & O Railway Heritage Center ©
C & O Railway Heritage Center
Douthat State Park
Douthat State Park

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nights
Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Take a break from Gatlinburg with a short trip to River Rafting & Tubing in Hartford, about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, explore the striking landscape of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, get a taste of the local shopping with Fowler's Clay Works, and meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Gatlinburg attractions planning website.

You can drive from Catawba to Gatlinburg in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. June in Gatlinburg sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine
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River Rafting & Tubing
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

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