25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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25 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Antonio
Drive:  9​h
1
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h 30​min
2
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Atlanta
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
4
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Tulsa
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Dallas
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
8
Lynchburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
9
Chattanooga
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
10
Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: San Antonio

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.
Get some cultural insight at The National WWII Museum and French Quarter. Visit Garden District and Jackson Square for their historical value. Take a break from New Orleans with a short trip to Whitney Plantation in Wallace, about 54 minutes away. Spend the 21st (Fri) exploring nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, admire the striking features of Pontalba Buildings, take a stroll through Royal Street, and stop by Faulkner House Books.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the New Orleans trip builder site .

San Antonio to New Orleans is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Antonio in June, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around 83°F, while days are slightly colder, around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Whitney Plantation
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation

5
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Escape the urban bustle at Beach at Daytona Beach and Discovery Cove. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at World of Disney and Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. Have a day of magic on the 27th (Thu) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 26th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Orlando trip planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Orlando. Traveling from New Orleans in June, expect nights in Orlando to be slightly colder, around 73°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 91°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, Beach at Daytona Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum ©
Beach at Daytona Beach ©
Beach at Daytona Beach
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 29th (Sat), admire the majestic nature at Chastain Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta, browse the eclectic array of goods at Your Dekalb Farmers Market, and then immerse yourself in nature at Stone Mountain Park.

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Fly from Orlando to Atlanta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Atlanta can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Silver Comet Trail, Stone Mountain Park, Your Dekalb Farmers Market, Tellus Science Museum
Highlights from your plan
Stone Mountain Park ©
Stone Mountain Park
Center for Civil and Human Rights ©
Center for Civil and Human Rights
Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta ©
Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): stroll through Basin Spring Park, view the masterpieces at The Birdcage, then take a stroll through Eureka Springs Historical Downtown, then shop like a local with Cosmic Cavern, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Leatherwood. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel, then look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Spring Heritage Center, then take in the history at Pea Ridge National Military Park, and finally admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Eureka Springs tour itinerary tool .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Atlanta to Eureka Springs in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Eureka Springs is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tulsa.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Pea Ridge National Military Park, Cosmic Cavern
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Blue Spring Heritage Center ©
Blue Spring Heritage Center

2
nights
Tulsa

Tulsa ©
Sometimes known as the "Buckle of the Bible Belt," Tulsa is the second largest city in Oklahoma.
On the 4th (Thu), explore the landscape on two wheels at Turkey Mountain Urban Wilderness Area, get engrossed in the history at J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Boston Avenue Methodist Church. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Frank Phillips Home, then take an in-depth tour of Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve, and then browse for treasures at The Buckin' Flamingo.

Make your Tulsa itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Drive from Eureka Springs to Tulsa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Tulsa sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Tulsa

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Bartlesville, J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum, The Buckin' Flamingo
Highlights from your plan
J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum ©
Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve ©
Frank Phillips Home ©
Frank Phillips Home

1
night
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): wander the streets of Bishop Arts District, then examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, then examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Reunion Tower.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Dallas trip planner .

Getting from Tulsa to Dallas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Dallas are 96°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Perot Museum of Nature and Science ©
Bishop Arts District ©
Bishop Arts District

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 7th (Sun), stroll the grounds of Elmwood Cemetery, examine the collection at Stax Museum of American Soul Music, then explore the engaging exhibits at The Children's Museum of Memphis, and finally contemplate the long history of Sun Studio. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum, then try to win big at Southland Park Gaming and Racing, then appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Memphis sightseeing app .

Getting from Dallas to Memphis by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Dallas, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Memphis, ranging from highs of 91°F to lows of 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lynchburg.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Southland Park Gaming and Racing
Highlights from your plan

2
nights
Lynchburg

Lynchburg ©
Lynchburg is a city in the south-central region of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Walls of Jericho Alabama Trailhead, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Prichard's Distillery, then look for gifts at Lynchburg Hardware and General Store, and finally do a tasting at Lynchburg Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): explore the activities along The Elk River, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Lynchburg City Cemetery, and then immerse yourself in nature at Tims Ford State Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Lynchburg road trip app .

You can drive from Memphis to Lynchburg in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Memphis in July; daily highs in Lynchburg reach 86°F and lows reach 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Lynchburg

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Prichard's Distillery, The Elk River, Tims Ford State Park, Walls of Jericho Alabama Trailhead
Highlights from your plan
Walls of Jericho Alabama Trailhead ©
Tims Ford State Park ©
Tims Ford State Park
Prichard's Distillery ©
Prichard's Distillery

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): witness the site of a historic battle at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, then take in the history at Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields, then explore the striking landscape at Rock City Gardens, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Chattanooga Whiskey Experimental Distillery. On the next day, make a trip to Moon Pie General Store, then examine the collection at Creative Discovery Museum, and then admire the majestic nature at Cloudland Canyon State Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Chattanooga online holiday builder .

Traveling by car from Lynchburg to Chattanooga takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Lynchburg to Chattanooga is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rock City Gardens, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields, Cloudland Canyon State Park
Highlights from your plan
Creative Discovery Museum ©
Creative Discovery Museum
Cloudland Canyon State Park ©
Cloudland Canyon State Park

3
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
On the 13th (Sat), find something for the whole family at The Coaster at Goats on the Roof, get your game on at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin, and finally identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, admire the sheer force of Tuckaleechee Caverns, then sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, then stroll through Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse.

Before you visit Gatlinburg, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Chattanooga to Gatlinburg in 3 hours. July in Gatlinburg sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 69°F at night. On the 15th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge, Tuckaleechee Caverns
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Pigeon Forge ©
The Escape Game Pigeon Forge
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

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