21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Perugia
Fly:  23​h
1
Atlanta
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Savannah
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Charleston
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Nashville
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Birmingham
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Montgomery
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
8
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Perugia

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, and then get in on the family fun at SKYVIEW Atlanta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park, then admire the masterpieces at Center for Civil and Human Rights, then steep yourself in history at Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, and finally stop by Krog Street Market.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Atlanta day trip planning tool .

Perugia, Italy to Atlanta is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Perugia to Atlanta is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Perugia in October, you will find days in Atlanta are a bit warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Center for Civil and Human Rights ©
Center for Civil and Human Rights

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Historic Savannah Theatre, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mickve Israel Temple, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Fort Pulaski National Monument, stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Forsyth Park, and finally go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Savannah day trip planning site .

You can fly from Atlanta to Savannah in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Savannah can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Tours Nightlife

Side Trip

Fort Pulaski National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Bonaventure Cemetery ©
Bonaventure Cemetery

4
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Fort Sumter National Monument and Magnolia Plantation & Gardens. Get some cultural insight at Middleton Place and Nathaniel Russell House. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Aiken-Rhett House, look for gifts at MoonPie General Store, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and sample the fine beverages at Charleston Distilling Company.

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Getting from Savannah to Charleston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. October in Charleston sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House

3
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.
Appreciate the collections at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and RCA Studio B. Get some historical perspective at Lotz House Museum and Andrew Jackson's Hermitage. There's still lots to do: see a show at Grand Ole Opry, get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Plantation, and sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

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Traveling by flight from Charleston to Nashville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Charleston to Nashville due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charleston in November, things will get a bit cooler in Nashville: highs are around 19°C and lows about 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage ©
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage

2
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.
On the 8th (Thu), explore the galleries of National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, and then don't miss a visit to Graceland. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street, and then see the interesting displays at Railroad & Trolley Museum.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Memphis planning app .

Traveling by car from Nashville to Memphis takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Memphis are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, explore and take pictures at Regions Field, and then examine the collection at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Birmingham online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Memphis to Birmingham by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Montgomery.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Regions Field ©
Regions Field

1
night
Montgomery

Montgomery
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Montgomery online itinerary planner .

Getting from Birmingham to Montgomery by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 11th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites

3
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.
On the 12th (Mon), learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, then stop by Faulkner House Books, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, then see the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Garden District.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the New Orleans sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Montgomery to New Orleans takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Montgomery in November, plan for a bit cooler days in New Orleans, with highs around 19°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

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

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