28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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Gettysburg
— 3 nights
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Richmond
— 1 night
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Williamsburg
— 2 nights
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Yorktown
— 1 night
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Savannah
— 3 nights
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St. Augustine
— 2 nights
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Jackson
— 3 nights
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Springfield
— 2 nights
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Saint Louis
— 2 nights

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Get some cultural insight at Gettysburg National Cemetery and Gettysburg National Military Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Gettysburg Museum of History and Renfrew Museum and Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Gettysburg: Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park (in Williamsport) and Antietam National Cemetery (in Sharpsburg). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Shriver House Museum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Evergreen Cemetery, contemplate the long history of High Water Mark of the Rebellion Monument, and admire the architecture and history at Abraham Lincoln Statue.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Gettysburg trip planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Gettysburg is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight, train, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Richmond.

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Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wineries

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Richmond

Richmond ©

The River City

The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Episcopal Church, steep yourself in history at Henricus Historical Park, then stroll the grounds of Blandford Church and Cemetery, then take an in-depth tour of Agecroft Hall & Gardens, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Richmond trip itinerary site.

Drive from Gettysburg to Richmond in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Richmond can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Williamsburg.

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Historic Site
Henricus Historical Park
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History Museum
Agecroft Hall & Gardens
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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©

Colonial Capital

Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bruton Parish Episcopal Church and Saint Bede Catholic Church. Get a sense of the local culture at Colonial Williamsburg and Historic Jamestowne. Go for a jaunt from Williamsburg to Hague to see The Hague Winery about 1h 40 min away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Virginia Musical Museum, steep yourself in history at Jamestown Settlement, don't miss a visit to Colonial Williamsburg Capitol Building, and take an in-depth tour of Colonial Williamsburg Wetherburn Tavern.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Williamsburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Richmond to Williamsburg takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Yorktown.

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Historic Jamestowne
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Colonial Williamsburg
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Yorktown

Yorktown ©
Yorktown is a census-designated place (CDP) in York County, Virginia, United States. On the 22nd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Yorktown Battlefield, get engrossed in the history at Moore House, make a trip to The Gallery at York Hall, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Episcopal Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Watermen's Museum.

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Yorktown is just a stone's throw from Williamsburg. In August, daytime highs in Yorktown are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Savannah.

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Religious Site
Grace Episcopal Church
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Moore House
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Savannah

Savannah ©

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Colonial Park Cemetery and Webb Military Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters. Get out of town with these interesting Savannah side-trips: The Church of the Cross (in Bluffton) and Old Sheldon Church Ruins (in Yemassee). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Pin Point Heritage Museum, view the masterpieces at Liquid Sands Glass Gallery, learn about all things military at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Savannah route builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Yorktown to Savannah takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to St. Augustine.

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St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. The Ximenez-Fatio House and The Oldest Store Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Memorial Presbyterian Church and Villa Zorayda Museum for their historical value. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vilano Beach, take an in-depth tour of St. Augustine History Museum, steep yourself in history at Colonial Quarter, and admire the architecture and history at Mission of Nombre de Dios.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our St. Augustine road trip planner.

Getting from Savannah to St. Augustine by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in St. Augustine are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Jackson.

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Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. Get some historical perspective at Windsor Ruins and St. Andrew's Cathedral. U.S.S. Cairo Museum and Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jackson: Vicksburg (Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center & The Old Depot Museum). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle, admire the landmark architecture of Old Capitol Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Mississippi Museum of Art.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Jackson vacation planning site.

You can fly from St. Augustine to Jackson in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Augustine to Jackson due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Jackson are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car to New Orleans.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Whitney Plantation and The National WWII Museum. Get some cultural insight at Evergreen Plantation and Garden District. Step out of New Orleans to go to Vacherie and see St. Joseph Plantation, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: partake in some friendly competition at Escape My Room New Orleans, pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception Church, admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Lake Lawn Metairie.

To see photos and more tourist information, go to the New Orleans trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Jackson to New Orleans in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Jackson in August, you will find days in New Orleans are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (32°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Springfield.

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Springfield

Springfield ©

Flower City

Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lincoln Home National Historic Site and Lincolns New Salem State Park. Get some historical perspective at Dana-Thomas House and Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Change things up with these side-trips from Springfield: Dickson Mounds Museum (in Lewistown) and Children's Museum of Illinois (in Decatur). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Lincoln Tomb & War Memorials, examine the collection at Illinois State Museum, get engrossed in the history at Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, and walk around Union Square Park.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Springfield sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Springfield takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in September, Springfield is cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Saint Louis.

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House, see the interesting displays at City Museum, then stroll the grounds of Bellefontaine Cemetery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Missouri Botanical Garden, see the interesting displays at Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum, make a trip to Jefferson National Expansion Memorial Park, then examine the collection at National Blues Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Saint Louis King Of France (The Old Cathedral ).

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Saint Louis trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Springfield to Saint Louis in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Saint Louis, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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Specialty Museum
City Museum
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National Blues Museum
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