22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Key West
— 4 nights
2
Montgomery
— 4 nights
3
Vicksburg
— 1 night
4
Memphis
— 4 nights
5
Eureka Springs
— 1 night
6
Fayetteville
— 1 night
7
New York City
— 6 nights

4
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Relax by the water at Fort Zachary Taylor and Bahia Honda State Park. Attractions like The Turtle Hospital and Saint Mary Star of the Sea make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Key West: Fishing Charters & Tours (in Marathon), Dolphin Research Center (in Grassy Key) and Calusa Beach (in Big Pine Key). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, examine the collection at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, take in the exciting artwork at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Western Dry Rocks.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Key West day trip planner.

Miami to Key West is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Montgomery.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Marathon, Big Pine Key
Highlights from your plan
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

4
nights
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Get outdoors at Columbus Riverwalk and Alabama Safari Park. Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum and The F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Whitewater Express (in Columbus) and Vulcan Park and Museum (in Birmingham). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, examine the collection at The MOOseum, admire the masterpieces at Legacy Museum, and steep yourself in history at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Montgomery trip site.

You can fly from Key West to Montgomery in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, bus, and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Key West to Montgomery. Traveling from Key West in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Montgomery, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Columbus, Birmingham
Highlights from your plan
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Columbus Riverwalk ©
Columbus Riverwalk
Alabama Safari Park ©
Alabama Safari Park

1
night
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): get engrossed in the history at U.S.S. Cairo Museum, make a trip to McRaven House, thenwitness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, and finally take a memorable drive along Vicksburg Campaign Trail.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Vicksburg road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Montgomery to Vicksburg takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. August in Vicksburg sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Memphis.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
McRaven House
McRaven House

4
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel and Memphis Zoo. Bring the kids along to Stax Museum of American Soul Music and Beale Street. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum, admire the masterpieces at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, contemplate the long history of Confederate Park, and explore the galleries of The Cotton Museum at the Memphis Cotton Exchange.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Memphis driving holiday tool.

Getting from Vicksburg to Memphis by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
Stax Museum of American Soul Music ©
Stax Museum of American Soul Music
Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum ©
Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum

1
night
Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs ©
Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel, look for all kinds of wild species at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, and then appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Eureka Springs trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Memphis to Eureka Springs takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Memphis in August, with highs in Eureka Springs at °F and lows at °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Christ of the Ozarks ©
Christ of the Ozarks

1
night
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Clinton House Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and then admire the masterpieces at 21c Museum.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Fayetteville trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Eureka Springs to Fayetteville takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Fayetteville are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Bentonville
Highlights from your plan
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Clinton House Museum ©
Clinton House Museum

6
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.
Get some cultural insight at St. Patrick's Cathedral and Ground Zero Museum Workshop. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Chelsea Market and SoHo. When in New York City, make a side trip to see Nickerson Beach Park in Lido Beach, approximately Lido Beach away. There's lots more to do: get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, take a stroll through Dumbo, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and visit Greenwich Village.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City travel route planning website.

Traveling by flight from Fayetteville to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Fayetteville in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in New York City. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Brooklyn, Nickerson Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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