24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 1 night
Train:  1​h 30​min
3
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Weston
— 2 nights
+3
Bus + Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  6​h 30​min
6
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
9
Mobile
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
10
Orange Beach
— 1 day
+3
Drive + Fly + Taxi + Bus:  7​h 15​min
11
St. Augustine
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
12
Miami
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
13
Key West
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: London

2
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 1st (Thu), wander the streets of North End. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old North Church & Historic Site, and then stroll through Jenness State Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston online trip builder .

Cardiff, UK to Boston is an approximately 12-hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, shuttle, flight, and bus. Traveling from Cardiff to Boston, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cardiff in August, things will get a bit warmer in Boston: highs are around 32°C and lows about 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Jenness State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Old North Church & Historic Site ©
Old North Church & Historic Site
Jenness State Beach ©
Jenness State Beach
Shrine of Saint Anthony ©
Shrine of Saint Anthony

1
night
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.
On the 4th (Sun), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, examine the collection at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planning site .

Getting from Boston to New York City by combination of bus and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Boston in August, New York City is a bit warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum ©
Food Tours
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation, then get to know the fascinating history of Independence National Historical Park, and then get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Independence Mall.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia trip maker app .

You can take a bus from New York City to Philadelphia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Independence Mall ©
Independence Mall
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
On the 7th (Wed), appreciate the history behind Pentagon Memorial, then learn about all things military at National Museum of the Marine Corps, then take in the history at Manassas National Battlefield Park, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Arlington House - The Robert E. Lee Memorial, then make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, and then wander the streets of Annapolis Historic District.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC trip planner .

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to Washington DC takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Weston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Arlington, Annapolis Historic District, National Museum of the Marine Corps, Manassas National Battlefield Park
Highlights from your plan

2
nights
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at West Virginia American Art Glass, get engrossed in the history at Barbour County Historical Museum, and then get to know the fascinating history of John Henry Memorial Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: play a few rounds at Stonewall Resort - The Palmer Course, look for gifts at Artworks, and then admire the landmark architecture of Adaland Mansion.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Weston online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Washington DC to Weston by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Washington DC in August: high temperatures in Weston hover around 31°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Weston

Outdoors Golf Museums

Side Trips

Philippi, John Henry Memorial Park, Artworks, Stonewall Resort - The Palmer Course
Highlights from your plan
Stonewall Resort - The Palmer Course ©
John Henry Memorial Park ©
John Henry Memorial Park
Adaland Mansion ©
Adaland Mansion

2
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Mountain Farm Museum, then get in on the family fun at Smoky Mountain River Rat Tubing, and then get your game on at Mysterious Mansion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Alewine Pottery, then take a memorable drive along Newfound Gap Road, then see the interesting displays at Christ in the Smokies Museum & Gardens, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Gatlinburg vacation builder .

You can drive from Weston to Gatlinburg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. In August, Gatlinburg is somewhat warmer than Weston - with highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Museums Theme Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Newfound Gap Road, Smoky Mountain River Rat Tubing, Mountain Farm Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mountain Farm Museum ©
Mountain Farm Museum
Newfound Gap Road ©
Newfound Gap Road

1
night
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): witness the site of a historic battle at Stones River National Battlefield, stroll the grounds of McGavock Confederate Cemetery, and then get to know the fascinating history of Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park. On your second day here, examine the collection at The George Jones, get engrossed in the history at Tennessee State Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Frist Art Museum.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Nashville trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Gatlinburg to Nashville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Gatlinburg to Nashville due to the time zone difference. In August in Nashville, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Stones River National Battlefield, McGavock Confederate Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Stones River National Battlefield ©
Stones River National Battlefield
McGavock Confederate Cemetery ©
McGavock Confederate Cemetery
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park ©

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.
Graceland has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Graceland and then steep yourself in history at Alex Haley House Museum. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of AutoZone Park, steep yourself in history at Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Mud Island.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Memphis trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Key West to Memphis takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Key West in August, plan for little chillier nights in Memphis, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Alex Haley House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum ©
Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum
Alex Haley House Museum ©
Alex Haley House Museum
Mud Island ©
Mud Island

1
day
Mobile

Mobile ©
Mobile is the county seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Malbis Memorial Church, stroll the grounds of Magnolia Cemetery, then see the interesting displays at Conde-Charlotte Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Church Street Historic District.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Mobile online attractions planner .

Getting from Memphis to Mobile by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Mobile can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Orange Beach.

Things to do in Mobile

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Malbis Memorial Church
Highlights from your plan
Malbis Memorial Church ©
Malbis Memorial Church
Magnolia Cemetery ©
Magnolia Cemetery
Church Street Historic District ©
Church Street Historic District

1
day
Orange Beach

Orange Beach ©
Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): look for gifts at Souvenir City and then enjoy the sand and surf at Orange Beach Waterfront Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Orange Beach trip planner .

You can drive from Mobile to Orange Beach in 1.5 hours. August in Orange Beach sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Souvenir City
Highlights from your plan
Souvenir City ©
Souvenir City

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St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
SAINT AUGUSTINE | PONTE VEDRA on Florida's Historic Coast The Nation's oldest city (est. On the 19th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Memorial Presbyterian Church, contemplate the long history of Villa Zorayda Museum, then steep yourself in history at Mission of Nombre de Dios, and finally stroll through Vilano Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Colonial Quarter, then steep yourself in history at Old St. Augustine Village, and then kick back and relax at Jacksonville Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the St. Augustine trip website .

You can drive from Orange Beach to St. Augustine in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Orange Beach to St. Augustine. August in St. Augustine sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Jacksonville Beach
Highlights from your plan
Mission of Nombre de Dios ©
Mission of Nombre de Dios
Vilano Beach ©
Vilano Beach
Memorial Presbyterian Church ©
Memorial Presbyterian Church

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Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 21st (Wed), appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Tours, admire all the interesting features of Marlins Park, and then enjoy the sea views from Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Miami road trip planning website .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and tram from St. Augustine to Miami in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Miami can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Beaches Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, Art Deco Tours
Highlights from your plan
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park ©
Marlins Park ©
Marlins Park
Art Deco Tours ©
Art Deco Tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, and then admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then enjoy the sand and surf at Smathers Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Key West trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by flight from Miami to Key West takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Key West can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Seven Mile Bridge, Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Smathers Beach ©
Smathers Beach

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