12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Diego
Drive:  30​h 45​min
1
Rome
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Asheville
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
3
Charlottesville
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  43​h
End: San Diego

2
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Rome is the largest city in and the county seat of Floyd County, Georgia, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Little River Canyon Center and Blue Ridge Olive Oil Company. Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Sallie Howard Memorial Baptist Church (in Mentone), Berman Museum of World History (in Anniston) and Tigers for Tomorrow (in Attalla). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Oak Hill & The Martha Berry Museum, admire the natural beauty at The Garden, learn about winemaking at Engelheim Vineyard, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dalton Distillery.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Rome itinerary planner.

San Diego to Rome is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from San Diego in March, expect Rome to be slightly colder, temps between 64°F and 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Rome

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Ellijay, Little River Canyon Center, Tigers for Tomorrow, Berman Museum of World History, Expedition:BIGFOOT!
Highlights from your plan
Tigers for Tomorrow ©
Tigers for Tomorrow
Little River Canyon Center ©
Little River Canyon Center
Berman Museum of World History ©
Berman Museum of World History

2
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 26th (Tue), admire the majestic nature at Jones Gap State Park, then get your game on at Pisgah Forest Gem Mine, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bold Rock Hard Cider. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Catawba Falls, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Of All Souls, and then view the masterpieces at St.Claire Art.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Asheville tour itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Rome to Asheville takes 4.5 hours. In March, Asheville is slightly colder than Rome - with highs of 58°F and lows of 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Asheville

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Jones Gap State Park, Bold Rock Hard Cider, Pisgah Forest Gem Mine, Catawba Falls
Highlights from your plan
Jones Gap State Park ©
Jones Gap State Park
Catawba Falls ©
Catawba Falls
Bold Rock Hard Cider ©
Bold Rock Hard Cider

few
hours
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): get interesting insight from Tours, then trek along Saunders-Monticello Trail, and then deepen your understanding at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Charlottesville trip itinerary builder .

Fly from Asheville to Charlottesville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In March in Charlottesville, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Outdoors Parks Tours

2
nights
Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Agecroft Hall and York River State Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Williamsburg: The Noland Trail (in Newport News), Historic Christ Church (in Irvington) and Blandford Church and Cemetery (in Petersburg). Next up on the itinerary: grab your bike and head to Newport News Park, admire the landmark architecture of Wren Building, contemplate the long history of Moore House, and don't miss a visit to Colonial Williamsburg Capitol Building.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Williamsburg road trip planning website .

You can drive from Charlottesville to Williamsburg in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Williamsburg can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Yorktown, Newport News, Agecroft Hall, Historic Christ Church, Blandford Church and Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Newport News Park ©
Newport News Park
Historic Christ Church ©
Historic Christ Church
Agecroft Hall ©
Agecroft Hall

Similar Plans

4 days in Charleston & Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Williamsburg, Charleston & Baltimore BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 35 days in United States BY A USER FROM SWEDEN June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Williamsburg SEE PLAN May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Watertown & Rome BY A USER FROM CANADA August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Williamsburg SEE PLAN May, teens, kids, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Williamsburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, relaxing, romantic, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans