17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Glasgow, Scotland
Fly:  10​h
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Shenandoah National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Williamsburg
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  6​h
4
Orlando
— 6 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Glasgow, Scotland

3
nights
New York City

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.
Visit 9/11 Memorial and Hamilton Grange National Memorial for their historical value. Step out of the city life by going to Gateway National Recreation and Central Park Zoo. There's lots more to do: make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a stroll through Times Square, get a taste of the local shopping with Fifth Avenue, and explore the activities along Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip tool .

Glasgow, UK to New York City is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Glasgow in September, expect New York City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Williamsburg.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Gateway National Recreation
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square

2
nights
Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park ©
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Shenandoah National Park: Factory Antique Mall (in Verona), Veritas Vineyard & Winery (in Afton) and New Market State Historical Park (in New Market). The adventure continues: take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive, examine the collection at Walton's Mountain Museum, and do a tasting at King Family Vineyards.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Shenandoah National Park trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from New York City to Shenandoah National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Wineries Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

King Family Vineyards, New Market State Historical Park, Walton's Mountain Museum, Veritas Vineyard & Winery, Factory Antique Mall
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King Family Vineyards ©
King Family Vineyards
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
New Market State Historical Park ©
New Market State Historical Park

4
nights
Williamsburg

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.
Visiting Colonial National Historic Park and Yorktown Beach will get you outdoors. Museum-lovers will get to explore Historic St. Luke's Church Museum and Colonial Williamsburg. Step out of Williamsburg with an excursion to Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge in Cape Charles--about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: step aboard Jamestown Settlement, admire the striking features of Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, admire the masterpieces at Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, and contemplate the long history of Governor's Palace.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Williamsburg itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Shenandoah National Park to Williamsburg in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In October in Williamsburg, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge, St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum, Yorktown Beach
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St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum ©
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne

6
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Popular historic sites such as Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens and Seminole Rest are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Orlando: Stetson Mansion (in DeLand) and Ormond Beach (Ormond Beach & Andy Romano Beachfront Park). Pack the 11th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Have a day of magic on the 10th (Wed) at Disney's Animal Kingdom. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and look for gifts at World of Chocolate Museum & Cafe.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Williamsburg to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Williamsburg in October; daily highs in Orlando reach 34°C and lows reach 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ormond Beach, Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Seminole Rest, Stetson Mansion
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Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion

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