29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Memphis
— 1 night
2
Nashville
— 6 nights
3
Chattanooga
— 2 nights
4
Knoxville
— 2 nights
5
Cherokee
— 2 nights
6
Highlands
— 2 nights
7
Daytona Beach
— 2 nights
8
Jacksonville
— 1 night
9
Miami
— 8 nights

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the different monuments and memorials at Elmwood Cemetery, examine the collection at Stax Museum of American Soul Music, thenappreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, thenadmire the masterpieces at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, and finally contemplate the long history of Sun Studio. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum, take a peaceful walk through Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park, thenadmire the majestic nature at Hampson Archeological Museum State Park, and finally try to win big at Southland Park Gaming and Racing.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Memphis trip itinerary maker app.

Aberdeen, UK to Memphis is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Aberdeen to Memphis, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Aberdeen in September: highs in Memphis hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park, Southland Park Gaming and Racing, Hampson Archeological Museum State Park
Highlights from your plan
Stax Museum of American Soul Music ©
Stax Museum of American Soul Music
Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum ©
Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum
Hampson Archeological Museum State Park ©
Hampson Archeological Museum State Park

6
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lotz House Museum and Tennessee State Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Radnor Lake State Park and Cummins Falls State Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Loretta Lynn's Ranch (in Hurricane Mills), Cannonsburgh Village (in Murfreesboro) and Burgess Falls State Park (in Sparta). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Lane Motor Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, sample the fine beverages at Nelson's Green Brier Distillery, and explore the world behind art at Frist Art Museum.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Nashville trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Memphis in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Nashville, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Franklin, Cragfont State Historic Site, Loretta Lynn's Ranch, Fort Donelson National Battlefield, Cannonsburgh Village
Highlights from your plan
Radnor Lake State Park ©
Radnor Lake State Park
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Burgess Falls State Park ©
Burgess Falls State Park

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.
On the 4th (Fri), see what you can catch with a fishing tour, take a stroll through Bluff View Art District, thenstroll around Tennessee Riverpark, thenwitness the site of a historic battle at Chickamauga Battlefield, and finally take in the history at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the history at Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields, see the interesting displays at Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, thenlet the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally explore the activities along Adventures Unlimited.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Chattanooga trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Nashville to Chattanooga in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In October, daytime highs in Chattanooga are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Knoxville.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ocoee, Fort Oglethorpe, Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields
Highlights from your plan
Tennessee Riverpark ©
Tennessee Riverpark
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
Knoxville

Knoxville ©
A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): stroll the grounds of Knox County Old Gray Cemetery, look for all kinds of wild species at Ijams Nature Center, thenidentify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork, and finally trek along Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of East Tennesse Historical Society, steep yourself in history at Walker Sisters' Cabin, steep yourself in history at Little Greenbrier School, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at ABR's Visitor & Education Center, and finally hike along Abrams Falls Trail.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Knoxville trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chattanooga to Knoxville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Knoxville sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cherokee.

Things to do in Knoxville

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, ABR's Visitor & Education Center
Highlights from your plan
Ijams Nature Center ©
Ijams Nature Center
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

2
nights
Cherokee

Cherokee ©
The center of Cherokee culture in the eastern part of the country, the town named after this Native American tribe serves as a base camp for hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Cherokee Heritage Museum and Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual, stroll around Oconaluftee Islands Park, thencontemplate the long history of Oconaluftee Indian Village, thensee the interesting displays at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and finally try to win big at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): trek along Alum Cave Trail, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Chimney Tops Trail, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Spruce Flats Falls.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cherokee day trip planner.

Drive from Knoxville to Cherokee in 2 hours. Traveling from Knoxville in October, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Cherokee. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Highlands.

Things to do in Cherokee

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Highlights from your plan
Museum of the Cherokee Indian ©
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
Chimney Tops Trail ©
Chimney Tops Trail
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte

2
nights
Highlands

Highlands ©
Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Highlands Biological Station, Nature Center and Botanical Gardens, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sunset Rock and Ravenel Park, admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls, admire the sheer force of Dry Falls, thenadmire the sheer force of Bust Your Butt Falls, and finally look for gifts at TJ Bailey's. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Oconee Station State Historic Site, take in the dramatic scenery at Yellow Branch Falls, thencontemplate the long history of Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel, and finally admire the sheer force of Secret Falls.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Highlands trip planner.

You can drive from Cherokee to Highlands in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Daytona Beach.

Things to do in Highlands

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Walhalla, Yellow Branch Falls
Highlights from your plan
Dry Falls ©
Dry Falls
Oconee Station State Historic Site ©
Oconee Station State Historic Site
Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel ©
Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel

2
nights
Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach ©
The iconic seaside destination of Daytona Beach once supported sugar mill plantations, but now entertains up to 8 million visitors a year.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Mary Bethune Home, thenstroll through Andy Romano Beachfront Park, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, and finally stroll through Beach at Daytona Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tee off at LPGA International, thentry your luck at Daytona Beach Racing & Card Club, thensee the interesting displays at MOAS - Museum of Arts and Sciences, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Daytona Beach online journey maker.

You can fly from Highlands to Daytona Beach in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and subway. Traveling from Highlands in October, expect nights in Daytona Beach to be much warmer, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can go by car to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Daytona Beach

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Andy Romano Beachfront Park
Highlights from your plan
Beach at Daytona Beach ©
Beach at Daytona Beach
LPGA International ©
LPGA International
Spas

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night
Jacksonville

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 14th (Mon): see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: let the kids burn off some steam at Ed Austin Regional Park, stroll through Atlantic Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Jacksonville Beach, thenexplore the galleries of The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens, and finally hike along Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Jacksonville trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Daytona Beach to Jacksonville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Daytona Beach in October since evenings lows in Jacksonville dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Jacksonville Beach
Highlights from your plan
Jacksonville Beach ©
Jacksonville Beach
The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens ©
The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens
Fishing Charters & Tours

8
nights
Miami

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Visit Bal Harbor Beach and South Beach for some beach relaxation. Take a break from the city and head to Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Fort Lauderdale Beach Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Everglades National Park (in Florida City), Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park) and John D. MacArthur Beach State Park (in North Palm Beach). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, admire nature's wide array of creatures at ZWF Miami, steep yourself in history at Deering Estate, and make a trip to Wynwood Walls.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Miami itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Jacksonville to Miami takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jacksonville in October, expect Miami to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Everglades National Park, Anhinga Trail, John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park ©
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail

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