13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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Jekyll Island
— 1 night
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Charlotte
— 2 nights
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Pisgah Forest
— 2 nights
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Helen
— 2 nights
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Miramar Beach
— 2 nights
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St. Augustine
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Jekyll Island — 1 night

A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
You've now added Jekyll Island Historic District to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Driftwood Beach and then take a stroll through Jekyll Island Historic District.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Jekyll Island itinerary planner.

Orlando to Jekyll Island is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Jekyll Island can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Charlotte.
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Charlotte — 2 nights

A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
You've now added U.S. National Whitewater Center to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: shake up your sightseeing with U.S. National Whitewater Center.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Charlotte trip planner.

Getting from Jekyll Island to Charlotte by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Jekyll Island in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Charlotte, with lows around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Pisgah Forest.
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Pisgah Forest — 2 nights

Pisgah Forest is an unincorporated community in Transylvania County, North Carolina, United States. To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Pisgah Forest trip planner.

Traveling by car from Charlotte to Pisgah Forest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Charlotte in July; daily highs in Pisgah Forest reach 84°F and lows reach 65°F. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Helen.
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Helen — 2 nights

A taste of Bavaria right in the heart of Georgia's "Historic High Country," Helen houses just 400 residents but hosts over 200 shops that sell everything from handmade sweaters to Christmas ornaments.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Brasstown Bald, Tallulah Gorge State Park and Georgia Mountain Coaster. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Georgia Mountain Coaster. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Anna Ruby Falls, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then take in the awesome beauty at Brasstown Bald.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helen driving holiday tool.

You can drive from Pisgah Forest to Helen in 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Atlanta.
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Atlanta — 1 night

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Atlanta day trip planner.

Drive from Helen to Atlanta in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Atlanta when traveling from Helen in July, with lows around 72°F. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Miramar Beach.
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Miramar Beach — 2 nights

Miramar Beach is a census-designated place (CDP) in Walton County, Florida, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Shell Island as well as St. Andrews State Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Miramar Beach trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Atlanta to Miramar Beach takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Miramar Beach is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Atlanta in July, Miramar Beach is a bit warmer at night with lows of 78°F. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to St. Augustine.
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St. Augustine — 2 nights

St. Your day by day itinerary now includes St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum as well as Castillo de San Marcos National Monument. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Castillo de San Marcos National Monument and then take an in-depth tour of St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the St. Augustine sightseeing planner.

Drive from Miramar Beach to St. Augustine in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or do a combination of taxi, car, and bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, daily temperatures in St. Augustine can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
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Destin travel guide

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Parasailing & Paragliding · Fishing Charters & Tours · Water Sports
World's Luckiest Fishing Village
With emerald water and white beaches, Destin is one of America's favorite vacation destinations. The city originated as a small fishing village, but today tourists from all over the world flock here to enjoy itineraries filled with dolphin cruises, snorkeling, and superb sailing. The city boasts a lively nightlife scene, and when the sun sets, beachfront bars and seafood restaurants are abuzz with activity. The sand of Destin's idyllic beaches is considered to be some of the whitest in the world; made up of finely ground quartz crystal, it resembles sugar.
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