14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Richmond
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Oak Ridge
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Hopkins
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Atlanta
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Montgomery
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Savannah
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Raleigh
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Washington DC
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Richmond — 1 night

The River City

The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): learn about all things military at White House of the Confederacy, then take in the exciting artwork at Shockoe Bottom Clay, then stroll the grounds of Hollywood Cemetery, and finally admire the natural beauty at Maymont.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Richmond day trip planning site.

Washington DC to Richmond is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Richmond are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Oak Ridge.
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Oak Ridge — 1 night

Oak Ridge is a town in northwestern Guilford County, North Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): contemplate the long history of Old Mill of Guilford, browse the eclectic array of goods at Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, and then learn about winemaking at Stonefield Cellars Winery.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Oak Ridge travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Richmond to Oak Ridge takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Oak Ridge sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Hopkins.
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Hopkins — 1 night

Hopkins is a census-designated place (CDP) in Richland County, South Carolina, United States, that was founded c. On the 3rd (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Congaree National Park.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Hopkins online day trip planner.

Getting from Oak Ridge to Hopkins by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. October in Hopkins sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Atlanta.
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Atlanta — 1 night

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium, take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally admire the majestic nature at Chastain Park.

For ratings and tourist information, read our Atlanta trip planner.

You can drive from Hopkins to Atlanta in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in October, and nighttime lows around 56°F. On the 5th (Wed), you're off to Montgomery.
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Montgomery — 6 nights

Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. state of Alabama and is the county seat of Montgomery County. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Montgomery: Birmingham (Alabama Veterans Memorial Park, Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, &more), Columbus (Columbus Riverwalk & National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center) and John Emerald Distilling Company (in Opelika). There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind National Memorial for Peace and Justice, steep yourself in history at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home, make a trip to Jackson Lake Island, and admire the masterpieces at Legacy Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Montgomery day trip website.

You can fly from Atlanta to Montgomery in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Montgomery is minus 1 hour. In October, daily temperatures in Montgomery can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Savannah.
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Savannah — 1 night

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 11th (Tue), stroll around Forsyth Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Savannah trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Montgomery to Savannah by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Montgomery to Savannah is 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Raleigh.
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Raleigh — 1 night

City of Oaks

For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Museum of Durham History, take in nature's colorful creations at Sarah P. Duke Gardens, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duke University Chapel. Here are some ideas for day two: get a new perspective on nature at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, identify plant and animal life at Fletcher Park, then admire the masterpieces at North Carolina Museum of Art, and finally stroll around Pullen Park.

Before you visit Raleigh, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Savannah to Raleigh takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Savannah in October, things will get little chillier in Raleigh: highs are around 74°F and lows about 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Washington DC.
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Washington DC — 1 day

The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get a sense of history and politics at Library of Congress, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC visit planning tool.

You can fly from Raleigh to Washington DC in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Washington DC are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.
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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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