12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Biloxi
— 1 night
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Orange Beach
— 1 night
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Birmingham
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 2 nights
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Louisville
— 2 nights
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Lexington
— 1 night
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Gatlinburg
— 3 nights

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Biloxi

Biloxi ©

Playground of the South

A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Biloxi Cemetery. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies, then have fun and explore at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Biloxi visit planner.

Durham to Biloxi is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Durham to Biloxi. Traveling from Durham in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Biloxi, with lows of 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Orange Beach.

Things to do in Biloxi

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies ©
The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Old Biloxi Cemetery ©
Old Biloxi Cemetery

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Orange Beach

Orange Beach ©
Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): putt your heart out at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf, then stop by Blalock Seafood and Specialty Market, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Orange Beach sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Biloxi to Orange Beach in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In June in Orange Beach, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Fun & Games · Shopping · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Pirate's Island Adventure Golf ©
Pirate's Island Adventure Golf
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Blalock Seafood and Specialty Market ©
Blalock Seafood and Specialty Market

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Birmingham

Birmingham ©

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): examine the collection at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at McWane Science Center, and then stroll around Kelly Ingram Park.

To see where to stay and tourist information, read Birmingham travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Orange Beach to Birmingham in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or fly. In June in Birmingham, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Kelly Ingram Park ©
Kelly Ingram Park
McWane Science Center ©
McWane Science Center

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Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 23rd (Tue), take in the history at Lotz House Museum, then test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), then see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally examine the collection at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Downtown Nashville, then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and then get your game on at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League.

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Drive from Birmingham to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Nashville are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games · Nightlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

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Louisville

Louisville ©

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 25th (Thu), gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern, and then sample the fine beverages at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, try to win big at Churchill Downs, and then see the interesting displays at Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Louisville day trip planning website.

Drive from Nashville to Louisville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June in Louisville, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Lexington.

Things to do in Louisville

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Distillery Tours
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

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Lexington

Lexington ©

Horse Capital of the World

Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
On the 27th (Sat), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bluegrass Distillers, then experience rural life at Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm, then trek along Legacy Trail, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at James E. Pepper Distillery.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lexington trip planner.

Drive from Louisville to Lexington in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Lexington

Parks · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
James E. Pepper Distillery ©
James E. Pepper Distillery
Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm ©
Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm
Bluegrass Distillers ©
Bluegrass Distillers

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Gatlinburg

The Gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gatlinburg: Hartford (Zipline & River Rafting & Tubing). There's still lots to do: meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, experience the excitement of Rocky Top Mountain Coaster, walk around Chimneys Picnic Area, and sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Gatlinburg trip planner.

Drive from Lexington to Gatlinburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. In June, daily temperatures in Gatlinburg can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Theme Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company

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