12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Carthage
— 1 night
2
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
3
Fort Knox
— Few hours
4
Union
— 3 nights
5
Gatlinburg
— 4 nights
6
Birmingham
— 1 night
7
Nacogdoches
— 1 night

1
night
Carthage

Carthage
Carthage is a city in Panola County, Texas, United States. To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Carthage trip planner.

Corpus Christi to Carthage is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 10th (Wed), you're off to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Carthage

Nature Parks Museums

1
night
Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mammoth Cave National Park tour planner.

Explore your travel options from Carthage to Mammoth Cave National Park with the Route module. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Carthage in July; daily highs in Mammoth Cave National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Fort Knox.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

few
hours
Fort Knox

Fort Knox
To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Fort Knox trip site.

Getting from Mammoth Cave National Park to Fort Knox by car takes about 1.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mammoth Cave National Park to Fort Knox due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 11th (Thu), you're off to Union.

Things to do in Fort Knox

Wildlife Parks Fun & Games

3
nights
Union

Union ©
Union is a home rule-class city in Boone County, Kentucky, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Red Wolf Sanctuary as well as Big Bone Lick State Historic Site. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Union tour planning site.

Traveling by car from Fort Knox to Union takes 2.5 hours. July in Union sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Union

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Red Wolf Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site ©
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site
Red Wolf Sanctuary ©
Red Wolf Sanctuary

4
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Fowler's Clay Works, Sugarlands Visitors Center, Clingmans Dome, and other attractions.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Gatlinburg travel planner.

Getting from Union to Gatlinburg by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 18th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Indian Creek Falls, JJ's Deep Creek Tubes, The Apple Barn Cider Mill And General Store
Highlights from your plan
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Alum Cave Trail ©
Alum Cave Trail

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Market at Pepper Place. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with The Market at Pepper Place.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Birmingham online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gatlinburg to Birmingham takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and subway. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Gatlinburg to Birmingham due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nacogdoches.

Things to do in Birmingham

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Market at Pepper Place ©
The Market at Pepper Place

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night
Nacogdoches

Nacogdoches
Not to be confused with Natchitoches, Louisiana.Nacogdoches is a small city situated in East Texas and the county seat of Nacogdoches County, Texas, United States. To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nacogdoches trip itinerary app.

Getting from Birmingham to Nacogdoches by car takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. In July, daytime highs in Nacogdoches are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 20th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Nacogdoches

Parks Museums Nature

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