16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Edinburgh
Fly:  13​h
1
Nashville
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Memphis
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Dallas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Edinburgh

3
nights
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, historic sites, parks, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Plantation, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Nashville travel route planning app .

Edinburgh, UK to Nashville is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Edinburgh to Nashville due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Edinburgh in August, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Nashville: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Parks Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

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.
Memphis is known for historic sites, museums, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Graceland, stroll through Memphis Zoo, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Memphis trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Nashville to Memphis takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Memphis

Shopping Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trip

Southland Park Gaming and Racing
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

3
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dallas: Fort Worth (Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District & Kimbell Art Museum). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Top O'Hill Terrace, explore and take pictures at AT&T Stadium, admire the natural beauty at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, and examine the collection at A. W. Perry Homestead.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Dallas vacation planner.

Fly from Memphis to Dallas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Dallas sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Fort Worth, Arlington, A. W. Perry Homestead
Highlights from your plan
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©

5
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, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, stroll through New Orleans City Park, wander the streets of Garden District, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read New Orleans online holiday builder .

You can fly from Dallas to New Orleans in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Dallas in September, plan for little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 33°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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