14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly to Salisbury, Taxi to Chincoteague Island
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Chincoteague Island
Drive
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Williamsburg
Fly
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New York City
Fly
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Washington DC
Fly
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Roanoke
Drive
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Charlottesville
Drive
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Yorktown
Fly
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Philadelphia
Fly to Syracuse Hancock International Airport, Drive to Waterloo
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Waterloo
— 1 day
Drive
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Lancaster
— 1 night
Drive
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Annapolis
— 9 nights
Drive
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Richmond
— 1 day
Drive
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Alexandria
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Chincoteague Island

Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Chincoteague Island visit planner.

Syracuse to Chincoteague Island is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, subway, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Syracuse in April, expect Chincoteague Island to be a bit warmer, temps between 64°F and 46°F. You'll set off for Williamsburg on the 21st (Thu).
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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.
On the 21st (Thu), get a taste of the local shopping with Williamsburg Art Gallery.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Williamsburg trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Chincoteague Island to Williamsburg in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Chincoteague Island in April, you will find days in Williamsburg are a bit warmer (73°F), and nights are about the same (50°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to fly to New York City.
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New York City

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Williamsburg to New York City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Williamsburg in April, with highs in New York City at 61°F and lows at 45°F. You will leave for Washington DC on the 21st (Thu).
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Washington DC

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.
To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC driving holiday website.

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in April: highs in Washington DC hover around 68°F, while lows dip to 49°F. On the 22nd (Fri), you're off to Roanoke.
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Roanoke

Roanoke is an independent city in the U.S. state of Virginia. To find where to stay and tourist information, read Roanoke driving holiday planner.

Fly from Washington DC to Roanoke in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Roanoke can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll travel to Charlottesville.
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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.
To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Charlottesville trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Roanoke to Charlottesville in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Charlottesville can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. You'll set off for Yorktown on the 22nd (Fri).
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Yorktown

Yorktown is a census-designated place (CDP) in York County, Virginia, United States. On the 22nd (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Moore House and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Yorktown online trip planner.

Getting from Charlottesville to Yorktown by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. April in Yorktown sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to fly to Philadelphia.
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Philadelphia

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
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Traveling by flight from Yorktown to Philadelphia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In April, Philadelphia is slightly colder than Yorktown - with highs of 65°F and lows of 45°F. You'll set off for Waterloo on the 22nd (Fri).
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Waterloo — 1 day

Waterloo is a town in Seneca County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): awaken your taste buds at Hosmer Winery, contemplate the long history of Peter Whitmer Log Home, and then make a trip to American Civil War Memorial.

To plan Waterloo vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Philadelphia to Waterloo. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Philadelphia in April: high temperatures in Waterloo hover around 56°F and lows are around 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Lancaster.
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Lancaster — 1 night

The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Historic Rock Ford, see the interesting displays at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, and then examine the collection at National Toy Train Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lancaster trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Waterloo to Lancaster takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Waterloo in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Lancaster: highs are around 62°F and lows about 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Annapolis.
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Annapolis — 9 nights

Capital of the United States for one year from 1783 to 1784, Annapolis has played a vital role in U.S. history.
Get some cultural insight at U.S. Naval Academy and 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Mary's Church and Johnson Victrola Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Annapolis: Bruce Snake Gabrielson's Surf Art Gallery and Museum (in Chesapeake Beach), Phillips Wharf Environmental Center (in Tilghman) and Biggs Museum of American Art (in Dover). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at St. Michaels Museum, stroll through B&A Trail, walk around Lake Elkhorn Park, and enjoy the sea views from Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Annapolis trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Lancaster to Annapolis in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Lancaster in April since evenings lows in Annapolis dip to 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Richmond.
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Richmond — 1 day

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site and then get engrossed in the history at The Valentine.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Richmond trip site.

You can drive from Annapolis to Richmond in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Annapolis, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Richmond, ranging from highs of 78°F to lows of 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Alexandria.
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Alexandria

Just a few metro stops away from the bustle of Washington D.C., Alexandria provides a respite from the fast-paced capital.
To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Alexandria trip builder.

Traveling by car from Richmond to Alexandria takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Alexandria are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. On the 4th (Wed), you're off to home.
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United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
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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Finger Lakes travel guide

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Wineries & Vineyards · State Parks · Specialty Museums
New York's Wine Country
Defined by wine and water, the Finger Lakes region includes 11 elongated bodies of water spread over 130 km (80 mi) of rolling countryside in the northern section of the state of New York. In addition to the picturesque waterways, the Finger Lakes' main vacation attraction is its more than 100 wineries: the area is a top wine region, often referred to as the East Coast's answer to California's Napa Valley. Tour the wineries and recreational areas dotting the slopes above the lakes, but don't forget to include a trip or two to the region's vibrant towns, known for their lively culinary and nightlife scenes.
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