16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States tour planner

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New York City
— 4 nights
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Syracuse
— 2 nights
Fly
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Murrells Inlet
— 1 night
Drive
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Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hilton Head
— 3 nights
Fly
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Atlanta
— 2 nights
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Moline
— 1 night
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New York City

— 4 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Brooklyn Bridge, Wall Street, Empire State Building, and other attractions you added. Times Square and Fifth Avenue are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and East River Waterfront Esplanade. There's much more to do: stroll around Central Park, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and buy something for everyone on your list at Designs by Kamni.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary maker tool.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New York City. In May, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Syracuse.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trip

Syracuse

— 2 nights
Syracuse is a city in, and the county seat of, Onondaga County, New York, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): get a taste of the local shopping with Destiny USA, get to know the resident critters at Rosamond Gifford Zoo, then appreciate the history behind Jerry Rescue Monument, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Clinton Square. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Erie Canal Museum, shop like a local with Gallery 54, steep yourself in history at Seward House Museum, then steep yourself in history at Erie Canal Heritage Park at Port Byron, and finally stroll through Beaver Lake Nature Center.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Syracuse tour planning app.

You can fly from New York City to Syracuse in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Syracuse when traveling from New York City in May, with lows around 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Murrells Inlet.

Things to do in Syracuse

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Murrells Inlet

— 1 night
Murrells Inlet is an unincorporated area and census-designated place straddling the line between Horry and Georgetown Counties in South Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): cast your line with a fishing tour, then admire the majestic nature at Huntington Beach State Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Litchfield Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Murrells Inlet online travel planner.

Getting from Syracuse to Murrells Inlet by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In May, Murrells Inlet is a bit warmer than Syracuse - with highs of 79°F and lows of 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Murrells Inlet

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Charleston

— 2 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Charleston City Market, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Folly Beach Public Beach, look for gifts at MoonPie General Store, and then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Charleston itinerary planner.

You can drive from Murrells Inlet to Charleston in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Hilton Head

— 3 nights
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Point and Hunting Island Lighthouse. Take a break from the city and head to Speed Boats Tours and Coligny Beach. And it doesn't end there: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, examine the collection at Coastal Discovery Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Cross.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Hilton Head trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Charleston to Hilton Head in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Hilton Head sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Atlanta

— 2 nights

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 13th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park, take an in-depth tour of William Root House, and then identify plant and animal life at Stone Mountain Park. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, then admire the masterpieces at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, and then admire the landmark architecture of Fox Theatre.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Atlanta online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Hilton Head to Atlanta takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Hilton Head in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Atlanta, with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Moline.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Moline

— 1 night
Moline is a city located in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, browse for treasures at Antique Archeology, and then try your luck at Jumer's Casino Rock Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Iowa 80 Trucking Museum and then stop by Iowa 80, World's Largest Truck Stop.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Moline trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Atlanta to Moline. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Atlanta in May, with highs in Moline at 73°F and lows at 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Moline

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.

South Carolina travel guide

4.3
Historic Sites · Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens
The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.