14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nashville
— 3 nights
2
Memphis
— 3 nights
3
Jackson
— 2 nights
4
New Orleans
— 3 nights
5
Houston
— 2 nights

3
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Nashville is known for nightlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, and catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nashville online tour builder.

Seattle to Nashville is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Seattle to Nashville. Traveling from Seattle in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Nashville: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Neighborhoods Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill) ©
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill)

3
nights
Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 22nd (Sat), examine the collection at Graceland, pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, thenlook for gifts at Lansky, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: try your luck at Horseshoe Tunica, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, thencontemplate the long history of Sun Studio, and finally steep yourself in history at The Peabody Ducks.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Memphis day trip planning website.

You can drive from Nashville to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Memphis are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Jackson.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica

2
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): stop by Lemuria Books, have fun and explore at Mississippi Children's Museum, thenlearn more about the world around you at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Lucky Town Brewing Co.. Keep things going the next day: witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, thentake an in-depth tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Vicksburg National Cemetery.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Jackson road trip app.

Drive from Memphis to Jackson in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. August in Jackson sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Vicksburg
Highlights from your plan
Mississippi Children's Museum ©
Mississippi Children's Museum
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, stroll around New Orleans City Park, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and partake in some friendly competition at Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the New Orleans trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Jackson to New Orleans in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Jackson in August, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Ghost & Vampire Tours

2
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Kemah Boardwalk, thenget curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, and then get your game on at The Escape Game Houston. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Space Center Houston and then get to know the fascinating history of The Seawall.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Houston tour itinerary planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Houston by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans in August, you will find days in Houston are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are slightly colder (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Seawall, Kemah Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
The Houston Museum of Natural Science
The Escape Game Houston ©
The Escape Game Houston
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston

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