26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Fly + Drive:  5​h
1
Asheville
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
3
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h
4
Cabot
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Louisville
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
8
Scranton
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Huntsville
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Orlando

5
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Asheville: Rockefeller Memorial (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park), Pigeon Forge (Dollywood, Rocky Top Mountain Coaster, & more) and Gatlinburg (Doc Collier Moonshine Distillery, Tennessee Homemade Wines, & more). Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Biltmore, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, take in the exciting artwork at St.Claire Art, and have some family-friendly fun at Asheville's Best Gem Mine.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Asheville online trip maker .

Orlando to Asheville is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Orlando in January, things will get cooler in Asheville: highs are around 47°F and lows about 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Asheville

Wineries Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Rockefeller Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Rocky Top Mountain Coaster ©
Rocky Top Mountain Coaster

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: Baltimore (Horseshoe Casino & Urban Axes Baltimore). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC itinerary builder app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Asheville to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 44°F, and evening lows to 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trip

Baltimore
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Take a break from Niagara Falls with a short trip to Our Lady of Victory Basilica in Lackawanna, about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls, try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino, admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, and trek along Niagara Wine Trail USA.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Niagara Falls trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Washington DC to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Washington DC in February, with highs in Niagara Falls at 33°F and lows at 18°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Cabot.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Our Lady of Victory Basilica, Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex
Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of Victory Basilica ©
Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Oakwood Cemetery Heritage Foundation ©

1
night
Cabot

Cabot ©
Cabot is the largest city in Lonoke County, Arkansas, United States and a suburb of Little Rock. On the 8th (Sat), witness the site of a historic battle at Reed's Bridge Battlefield, then examine the collection at Jacksonville Museum of Military History, and then stroll the grounds of Camp Nelson Confederate Cemetery.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cabot trip itinerary planning tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Niagara Falls to Cabot. Traveling from Niagara Falls to Cabot, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in February: highs in Cabot hover around 54°F, while lows dip to 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Cabot

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Jacksonville
Highlights from your plan
Reed's Bridge Battlefield ©
Reed's Bridge Battlefield
Camp Nelson Confederate Cemetery ©

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 9th (Sun), appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, try to win big at Horseshoe Tunica, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Graceland, then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, then don't miss a visit to The Peabody Ducks, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Memphis travel planning tool .

Getting from Cabot to Memphis by car takes about 2.5 hours. In February in Memphis, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 37°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 11th (Tue), have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens. On the next day, witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and then wander the streets of Downtown Nashville.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Nashville trip maker .

Getting from Memphis to Nashville by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In February, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Louisville.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods Museums Parks

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill) ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

2
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Louisville Mega Cavern. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum and then learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Louisville online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Nashville to Louisville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Louisville due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Nashville in February: high temperatures in Louisville hover around 47°F and lows are around 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Scranton.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Tours Nature

Side Trip

Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum
Highlights from your plan
Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum ©
Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum
Distillery Tours
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©

3
nights
Scranton

Scranton ©
Scranton is the sixth-largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania behind Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie and Reading. You've now added Lake Scranton Walking Trail to your itinerary. Take a break from Scranton with a short trip to Weathered Vineyards in New Tripoli, about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at Marine Corps League NE Detachment Museum, take an in-depth tour of Pennsylvania Anthracite Heritage Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stanislaus Historical Catholic Cathedral, and look for gifts at Note Fragrances.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Scranton trip planning website .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Louisville to Scranton in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Louisville in February, with highs in Scranton at 38°F and lows at 21°F. On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Huntsville.

Things to do in Scranton

Parks Museums Trails

Side Trip

Weathered Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Nay Aug Park ©
Nay Aug Park
Note Fragrances ©
Note Fragrances

3
nights
Huntsville

Huntsville ©
The three historical districts of Huntsville are tucked amid the lush greenery of nearly 60 parks within the city limits.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Huntsville: Cathedral Caverns State Park (in Woodville) and Noccalula Falls Park & Campground (in Gadsden). The adventure continues: learn about all things military at U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum, immerse yourself in nature at Monte Sano State Park, see the interesting displays at The Weeden House Museum and Garden, and get curious at U.S. Space and Rocket Center.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Huntsville tour itinerary builder site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Scranton to Huntsville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In February, Huntsville is a bit warmer than Scranton - with highs of 55°F and lows of 37°F. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Huntsville

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Cathedral Caverns State Park, Noccalula Falls Park & Campground
Highlights from your plan
Huntsville Botanical Garden ©
Huntsville Botanical Garden
U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum ©
U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum
U.S. Space and Rocket Center ©
U.S. Space and Rocket Center

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