18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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San Antonio
— 3 nights
Fly
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Hot Springs
— 2 nights
Drive
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Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Drive
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Dover
— 1 night
Drive
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Sparta
— 1 night
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Drive to Lovell Field, Fly to Newport News Williamsburg International Airport, Drive to Williamsburg
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Williamsburg
— 3 nights
Drive
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Virginia Beach
— 3 nights
Fly
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Arlington
— 2 nights
Fly

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San Antonio

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Popular historic sites such as The Alamo and Mission Concepcion are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Barton Springs Pool and Natural Bridge Caverns. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Antonio: Austin (Texas State Capitol & Waterloo Records). Pack the 24th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld. There's much more to do: shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk, pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, get in on the family fun at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, and take in the history at Mission San Jose.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip builder tool.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to San Antonio. In July, daytime highs in San Antonio are 98°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

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The Alamo ©
Must see
The Alamo
4.4

2
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Hot Springs

Valley of the Vapors

Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
On the 25th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Ouachita, get interesting insight from Tours, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anthony Chapel, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Hot Springs Mountain Tower. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Bathhouse Row, then get advice or help at Fordyce Bathhouse, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Dapper & Debonaire, and finally get outside with Cedar Glades.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hot Springs travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to Hot Springs takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from San Antonio in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Hot Springs: temperatures range from 92°F by day to 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Anthony Chapel ©
Must see
Anthony Chapel
4.8
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Historic Site
Fordyce Bathhouse
4.7
©
Zipline
Zipline
4.9

2
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Eureka Springs

Little Switzerland of America

Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
On the 27th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, cast your line with a fishing tour, and then explore the world behind art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, and then visit Eureka Springs Historical Downtown.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Eureka Springs trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Hot Springs to Eureka Springs by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Hot Springs, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Eureka Springs, ranging from highs of 87°F to lows of 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Dover.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

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Thorncrown Chapel ©
Religious Site
Thorncrown Chapel
4.7
©
Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
5.0

1
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Dover

Dover is a city in and the county seat of Stewart County, Tennessee, 67mi west-northwest of Nashville on the Cumberland River. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Surrender House - Dover Hotel, witness the site of a historic battle at Fort Donelson National Battlefield, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Donelson National Cemetery.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Dover trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Eureka Springs to Dover in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Dover are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sparta.

Things to do in Dover

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1
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Sparta

Sparta is a city and the county seat of White County, Tennessee, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Burgess Falls State Park and then don't miss a visit to Nortfield Vineyards Winery.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Sparta itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Dover to Sparta in 3 hours. In July, daytime highs in Sparta are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Sparta

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
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Williamsburg

Colonial Capital

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Yorktown Beach and Tyndall's Point Park. Colonial Williamsburg and Jamestown Settlement will appeal to history buffs. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 1st (Sat) at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. There's more to do: steep yourself in history at Historic Jamestowne and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Williamsburg trip builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sparta to Williamsburg. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Sparta to Williamsburg due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sparta in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 73°F in Williamsburg. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

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Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Site
Historic Jamestowne
4.7
Jamestown Settlement ©
Historic Site
Jamestown Settlement
4.6

3
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Virginia Beach

The Resort City

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Visit Virginia Beach and Cape Charles Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Sandbridge Beach and Chick's Beach. Next up on the itinerary: let the kids burn off some steam at Grommet Island Park, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, immerse yourself in nature at First Landing State Park, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Virginia Beach trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Williamsburg to Virginia Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Virginia Beach are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Arlington.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Virginia Beach ©
Must see
Virginia Beach
4.2

2
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Arlington

National History, Local Flavor

Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate the long history of George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill, then get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and finally make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, contemplate the long history of Little Library, then admire the striking features of George Washington's Mount Vernon, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Arlington trip planner.

You can fly from Virginia Beach to Arlington in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of tram, train, and subway. In August in Arlington, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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