15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Nashville
— 2 nights
2
Tupelo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Vicksburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Natchez
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Vacherie
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Gulf Shores
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  6​h
7
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: London

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Lotz House Museum, then steep yourself in history at Carnton, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Franklin.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Nashville trip tool .

London, UK to Nashville is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to Nashville, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in August, expect Nashville to be a bit warmer, temps between 37°C and 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tupelo.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Carnton ©
Carnton
Carter House ©
Carter House
Downtown Franklin ©
Downtown Franklin

1
night
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. On the 14th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, then cruise along Natchez Trace Pkwy, and then see the interesting displays at Tupelo Automobile Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tupelo trip planning app .

You can fly from Nashville to Tupelo in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Tupelo

Historic Sites Museums Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum

2
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. On the 15th (Thu), examine the collection at Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center, then steep yourself in history at Martha Vick House, then witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Windsor Ruins, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Vicksburg National Cemetery, then browse the exhibits of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Old Courthouse.

Plan my day in Vicksburg using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Tupelo to Vicksburg in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, taxi, and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Windsor Ruins
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Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Windsor Ruins ©
Windsor Ruins

2
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Choctaw Hall, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Natchez City Cemetery, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Natchez National Cemetery, and finally contemplate the long history of Stanton Hall. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Rosalie Mansion, admire the striking features of First Presbyterian Church, contemplate the long history of Mount Locust Inn & Plantation, then steep yourself in history at Longwood, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Natchez tour planner.

You can drive from Vicksburg to Natchez in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Vacherie.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Longwood ©
Longwood
Stanton Hall ©
Stanton Hall
Natchez City Cemetery ©
Natchez City Cemetery

1
night
Vacherie

Vacherie ©
Vacherie is a small unincorporated community in St. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Whitney Plantation, steep yourself in history at Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, then admire the landmark architecture of Oak Alley Plantation, and finally browse the collection at Martha Sowell Utley Memorial Library.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Vacherie trip planner .

Getting from Natchez to Vacherie by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and taxi. August in Vacherie sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in Vacherie

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Martha Sowell Utley Memorial Library, Whitney Plantation
Highlights from your plan
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation

2
nights
Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores ©
Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Fort Morgan State Historic Site, then stop by Chocolate Corner, and then take in the waterfront at Gulf State Park Fishing Pier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Gulf Shores Public Beach and then admire the majestic nature at Gulf State Park.

Plan my day in Gulf Shores using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Vacherie to Gulf Shores takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Fort Morgan State Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Fort Morgan State Historic Site ©
Fort Morgan State Historic Site
Gulf State Park ©
Gulf State Park
Gulf State Park Fishing Pier ©
Gulf State Park Fishing Pier

2
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tennessee Homemade Wines and Roaring Fork. Hollywood Wax Museum and Sugarland Cellars Winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Clingmans Dome & Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail) and Smoky Mountain Knife Works (in Sevierville). And it doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community, examine the collection at Hollywood Star Cars Museum, learn about winemaking at Mountain Valley Winery, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Doc Collier Moonshine Distillery.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Gatlinburg tour itinerary maker app .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Gulf Shores to Gatlinburg in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Gulf Shores to Gatlinburg due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Gulf Shores in August, expect little chillier with lows of 23°C in Gatlinburg. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge, Smoky Mountain Knife Works
Highlights from your plan
Smoky Mountain Knife Works ©
Smoky Mountain Knife Works
Tennessee Homemade Wines ©
Tennessee Homemade Wines
Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community ©

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