24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Hamburg
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Atlanta
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Knoxville
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Chattanooga
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Mobile
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
5
Natchez
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Lafayette
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
7
Baton Rouge
— Few hours
Drive:  10​h
8
Jacksonville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Jekyll Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
10
Savannah
— 1 night
Drive:  11​h
11
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  12​h 45​min
12
Charleston
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h
End: Hamburg

6
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
You'll explore and learn at Museum of Aviation and Center for Civil and Human Rights. Get a sense of the local culture at Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park and Centennial Olympic Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Atlanta: Bellevue (in LaGrange), Stately Oaks Plantation (in Jonesboro) and Columbus (The Gertrude MA Rainey House & Blues Museum & National Civil War Naval Museum). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, examine the collection at Extreme Dinosaurs, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta, and have fun and explore at Interact Art Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Atlanta trip planner .

Hamburg, Germany to Atlanta is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Hamburg to Atlanta. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Hamburg in April: high temperatures in Atlanta hover around 27°C and lows are around 14°C. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Knoxville.

Things to do in Atlanta

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Columbus, Stately Oaks Plantation, Bellevue, Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park, Museum of Aviation
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Aviation
Museum of Aviation
National Civil War Naval Museum ©
National Civil War Naval Museum

3
nights
Knoxville

Knoxville ©
A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
Visiting Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail and Alum Cave Trail will get you outdoors. Museum of Appalachia and First Baptist Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Knoxville: Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse (in Gatlinburg) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Rainbow Falls Trail, Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking, & more). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Market Square, explore the world behind art at Knoxville Museum of Art, take in the pleasant sights at Strong Alley (Graffiti Alley), and take an in-depth tour of East Tennesse Historical Society.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Knoxville itinerary planning website .

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Knoxville takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Knoxville, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Knoxville

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Museum of Appalachia, Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse
Highlights from your plan
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Alum Cave Trail ©
Alum Cave Trail

1
night
Chattanooga

Chattanooga ©
Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and then witness the site of a historic battle at Chickamauga Battlefield.

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Traveling by car from Knoxville to Chattanooga takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In April, daytime highs in Chattanooga are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Mobile.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Fort Oglethorpe
Highlights from your plan
Chickamauga Battlefield ©
Chickamauga Battlefield

1
night
Mobile

Mobile ©
Mobile is the county seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States. On the 16th (Thu), stroll the grounds of Magnolia Cemetery, then get engrossed in the history at Conde-Charlotte Museum, then contemplate the long history of Richards DAR House Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Mobile Museum of Art.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Mobile trip site .

Fly from Chattanooga to Mobile in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chattanooga to Mobile due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chattanooga in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Mobile, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Mobile

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Conde-Charlotte Museum ©
Conde-Charlotte Museum
Richards DAR House Museum ©
Richards DAR House Museum
Mobile Museum of Art ©
Mobile Museum of Art

1
night
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is a village in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Melrose Plantation, look for gifts at Natchitoches Pecans, then contemplate the long history of Oakland Plantation, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Kisatchie National Forest.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Natchez online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Mobile to Natchez takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Mobile in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Natchez, with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lafayette.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Oakland Plantation, Melrose Plantation, Natchitoches Pecans, Kisatchie National Forest
Highlights from your plan
Melrose Plantation ©
Melrose Plantation
Kisatchie National Forest ©
Kisatchie National Forest
Oakland Plantation ©
Oakland Plantation

1
night
Lafayette

Lafayette ©
Lafayette is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Acadian Memorial, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vermilionville, then have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Acadiana, and finally stroll the grounds of Cathedral of St John the Evangelist.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Lafayette holiday planner.

You can drive from Natchez to Lafayette in 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Lafayette when traveling from Natchez in April, with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can catcht the bus to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in Lafayette

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Acadian Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Vermilionville ©
Vermilionville
Cathedral of St John the Evangelist ©
Acadian Memorial ©
Acadian Memorial

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hours
Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Mike the Tiger Habitat, steep yourself in history at St. Joseph Cathedral, and then contemplate the long history of Port Hudson State Historic Site.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Baton Rouge trip planning app .

Take a bus from Lafayette to Baton Rouge in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In April in Baton Rouge, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Port Hudson State Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Port Hudson State Historic Site ©
Port Hudson State Historic Site
Mike the Tiger Habitat ©
Mike the Tiger Habitat
St. Joseph Cathedral ©
St. Joseph Cathedral

2
nights
Jacksonville

The sprawling city of Jacksonville is not only Florida's most populous city, but also the largest city by land area in the continental United States.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Big Talbot Island State Park, get engrossed in the history at Amelia Island Museum of History, and then contemplate the long history of Amelia Island Historic District. On the next day, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, stroll through Seaside Park, then learn more about the world around you at Cumberland Island National Seashore Museum, and finally stop by Sweet Pete's.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Jacksonville driving holiday planning tool .

Getting from Baton Rouge to Jacksonville by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Baton Rouge to Jacksonville is 1 hour. In April, daily temperatures in Jacksonville can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Jekyll Island.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Amelia Island, Cumberland Island National Seashore Museum
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Amelia Island Museum of History ©
Amelia Island Museum of History

1
night
Jekyll Island

A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
On the 22nd (Wed), see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then take a stroll through Jekyll Island Historic District, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Faith Chapel, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Georgia Sea Turtle Center.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Jekyll Island trip planner .

Getting from Jacksonville to Jekyll Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. April in Jekyll Island sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Wildlife Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Jekyll Island Historic District ©
Jekyll Island Historic District
Faith Chapel ©
Faith Chapel

1
night
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 23rd (Thu), see the interesting displays at American Prohibition Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mickve Israel Temple, explore the different monuments and memorials at Colonial Park Cemetery, then browse the exhibits of Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters, then learn about all things military at Old Fort Jackson, and finally take a stroll through Savannah Historic District.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Savannah trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Jekyll Island to Savannah takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Savannah sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Orleans.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Mickve Israel Temple ©
Mickve Israel Temple
Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters ©
Colonial Park Cemetery ©
Colonial Park Cemetery

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): put a fun spin on your tour with Escape My Room New Orleans, examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, then admire the masterpieces at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read New Orleans travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Savannah to New Orleans takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Savannah to New Orleans. Traveling from Savannah in April, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around 25°C, while days are slightly colder, around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans

1
night
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Heyward-Washington House, learn more about the world around you at The Charleston Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, then pause for some serene contemplation at Circular Congregational Church, and finally browse the exhibits of Principle Gallery Charleston.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Charleston tour planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Charleston by combination of car and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Charleston due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in April, expect little chillier with lows of 16°C in Charleston. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Heyward-Washington House ©
Heyward-Washington House
The Charleston Museum ©
The Charleston Museum
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim ©
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim

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