21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Wildwood
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Chincoteague Island
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Corolla
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Kitty Hawk
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Charleston
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Savannah
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Brunswick
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Saint Simons Island
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Asheville
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Shenandoah National Park
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Wildwood

— 1 night
Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Tours, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cape May County Park & Zoo, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Wildwood Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Wildwood travel app.

Princeton to Wildwood is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train, tram, and bus; or do a combination of tram and bus. In March in Wildwood, expect temperatures between 48°F during the day and 34°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Wildwood

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches

Side Trip

Chincoteague Island

— 1 night
Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
On the 29th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Ben's Red Swings Community Playground and then get to know the resident critters at Salisbury Zoo.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Chincoteague Island trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Wildwood to Chincoteague Island takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, daily temperatures in Chincoteague Island can reach 53°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Corolla.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Corolla

— 1 night
A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
On the 31st (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, then surround yourself with nature on Back Country Safari Tours, and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Corolla online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Chincoteague Island to Corolla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of car, bus, and flight. When traveling from Chincoteague Island in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Corolla: temperatures range from 59°F by day to 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kitty Hawk.

Things to do in Corolla

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Kitty Hawk

— 2 nights
Kitty Hawk is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, and is a part of what is known as North Carolina's Outer Banks. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the waterfront at Duck Town Boardwalk, pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Redeemer By the Sea Catholic Church, then appreciate the history behind Monument to a Century of Flight, and finally stop by Super Wings.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kitty Hawk online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Corolla to Kitty Hawk takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in March, and nighttime lows around 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Kitty Hawk

Historic Sites · Shopping

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.
On the 2nd (Fri), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and then go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens and then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Charleston visit planner.

Traveling by car from Kitty Hawk to Charleston takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kitty Hawk in April, with highs in Charleston at 74°F and lows at 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Savannah

— 3 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Bring the kids along to Savannah Historic District and Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Savannah: Hilton Head (Coligny Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching, &more). There's lots more to do: walk around Forsyth Park, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mickve Israel Temple.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Savannah visit planner.

Getting from Charleston to Savannah by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in April, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Brunswick.

Things to do in Savannah

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Brunswick

— 1 night
Brunswick is a city in and the county seat of Glynn County, Georgia, United States. On the 7th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Georgia Sea Turtle Center, then take a memorable tour with Tours, then steep yourself in history at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation, and finally stop by Georgia Peach World.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Brunswick online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Savannah to Brunswick takes 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Brunswick can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Saint Simons Island.

Things to do in Brunswick

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Saint Simons Island

— 2 nights
St. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): make a trip to Get Your Muse On!, see the interesting displays at St. Simons Lighthouse Museum, admire the natural beauty at Wesley Memorial & Gardens, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christ Church, then appreciate the history behind Fort Frederica National Monument, and finally contemplate the long history of Cassina Garden Club tabby cabins. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the mystery of Tree Spirits of St. Simons Island, then head off the coast to St. Simons Island, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Saint Simons Island day trip planning tool.

Saint Simons Island is very close to Brunswick. In April, daily temperatures in Saint Simons Island can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Saint Simons Island

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Asheville

— 2 nights

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Folk Art Center (Southern Highland Craft Guild) and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Saint Lawrence, then admire the natural beauty at The North Carolina Arboretum, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

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Fly from Saint Simons Island to Asheville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Saint Simons Island in April; daily highs in Asheville reach 69°F and lows reach 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

— 3 nights

A Wondrous Diversity of Life

Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Attractions like Little River Road and Chimneys Picnic Area make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Alum Cave Trail, cruise along Newfound Gap Road, take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome, and admire the sheer force of Cataract Falls.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park road trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Asheville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. In April in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 49°F at night. On the 15th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Shenandoah National Park.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Shenandoah National Park

— 2 nights
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Grand Caverns, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then find something for the whole family at Massanutten Indoor WaterPark, and finally look for gifts at SoLace Studios Fine Handcrafts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): trek along Limberlost Trail and then trek along Old Rag Mountain Hike.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Shenandoah National Park itinerary website.

Explore your travel options from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Shenandoah National Park with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in April, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Adventure

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.

Outer Banks travel guide

4.6
Lighthouses · Historic Sites · Piers & Boardwalks
A trip to Outer Banks takes visitors to a string of barrier islands just off the North Carolina coast. A holiday in Outer Banks is a chance to explore 320 km (200 mi) of state parks, open sea beaches, and wreck diving sites. It's also the perfect chance to visit Roanoke Island, England's original settlement in the New World. For those looking to add a bit of adrenaline to their experience, a vacation in Outer Banks delivers many different fishing options and methods, some of which hark back to the first European settlers in this part of the world.

Golden Isles of Georgia travel guide

4.3
Beaches · Wildlife Areas · Dolphin & Whale Watching