31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States vacation maker

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Pine Mountain
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Birmingham
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Gulf Shores
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Biloxi
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Natchez
— 2 nights
Drive
6
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Drive
7
Vacherie
— 2 nights
Drive
8
Lafayette
— 3 nights
Fly
9
Little Rock
— 2 nights
Drive
10
Hot Springs
— 3 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20

Pine Mountain

— 3 nights
Explore Pine Mountain's surroundings by going to Novo Fitness Studio (in Midland) and Sprewell Bluff Park (in Thomaston).

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Pine Mountain trip builder app.

Boston to Pine Mountain is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Boston in February, expect nights in Pine Mountain to be somewhat warmer, around 39°F, while days are much warmer, around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Birmingham.

Things to do in Pine Mountain

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Birmingham

— 3 nights

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Get out of town with these interesting Birmingham side-trips: Jackson Lake Island (in Millbrook) and Montgomery (National Memorial for Peace and Justice & Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, sample some tasty brews at Red Clay Tours, don't miss a visit to Alabama Veterans Memorial Park, and take an in-depth tour of Negro Southern League Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Birmingham trip builder.

You can drive from Pine Mountain to Birmingham in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Pine Mountain to Birmingham due to the time zone difference. In February, daytime highs in Birmingham are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in Birmingham

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours

Side Trips

Gulf Shores

— 4 nights
Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gulf Shores: Battleship USS ALABAMA (in Mobile) and Fairhope (Fairhope Museum, Weeks Bay Reserve, &more). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Gulf State Park, get engrossed in the history at Holmes Medical Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church, and immerse yourself in nature at Alabama Point East.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Gulf Shores travel route planner.

You can drive from Birmingham to Gulf Shores in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Birmingham in February, expect Gulf Shores to be somewhat warmer, temps between 66°F and 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Biloxi.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Biloxi

— 3 nights

Playground of the South

A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Get out of town with these interesting Biloxi side-trips: Mobile (History Museum of Mobile, Mobile Carnival Museum, &more) and Bellingrath Gardens and Home (in Theodore). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Gulf Islands National Seashore, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Catholic Church, take in the waterfront at Biloxi Lighthouse Pier, and have fun and explore at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Biloxi trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Gulf Shores to Biloxi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Biloxi can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Biloxi

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Natchez

— 2 nights
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary Basilica, then take in nature's colorful creations at Natchez Garden Club, and finally admire the masterpieces at Stratton Chapel Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Longwood, learn about winemaking at Old South Winery, then stroll the grounds of Natchez National Cemetery, and finally steep yourself in history at Choctaw Hall.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Natchez trip planner.

Getting from Biloxi to Natchez by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and car; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Traveling from Biloxi in February, expect slightly colder with lows of 43°F in Natchez. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wineries

New Orleans

— 5 nights

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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, walk around New Orleans City Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, and don't miss a visit to French Quarter.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans sightseeing planning website.

You can drive from Natchez to New Orleans in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. When traveling from Natchez in March, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 61°F by day to 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Vacherie.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Vacherie

— 2 nights
Vacherie is a small unincorporated community in St. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Whitney Plantation, then contemplate the long history of Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, and then admire the striking features of Oak Alley Plantation. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): relax in the rural setting at St. Joseph Plantation, contemplate the long history of Evergreen Plantation, then steep yourself in history at San Francisco Plantation, and finally catch all the local highlights with Torres Cajun Swamp Tours.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Vacherie road trip tool.

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Vacherie takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from New Orleans in March, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Vacherie: temperatures range from 71°F by day to 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Lafayette.

Things to do in Vacherie

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lafayette

— 3 nights
Lafayette is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lafayette: Gator Chateau (in Jennings), Nottoway Plantation (in White Castle) and Baton Rouge (Arsenal Park, Capitol Park Museum, &more). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Vermilionville, explore the activities along Lake Martin, pause for some photo ops at Louisiana Airborne Memorial Bridge and Monument, and take an in-depth tour of Plaquemine Lock.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Lafayette trip maker site.

Drive from Vacherie to Lafayette in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In March in Lafayette, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Little Rock.

Things to do in Lafayette

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Little Rock

— 2 nights

The Rock

Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, then contemplate the long history of William J. Clinton Presidential Library, then ponder the world of politics at Old State House Museum, and finally shop like a local with The Galleries at Library Square. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Testament: The Little Rock Nine Monument, get engrossed in the history at Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, then admire the majestic nature at Pinnacle Mountain State Park, and finally walk around Two Rivers Park.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Little Rock online route maker.

Traveling by flight from Lafayette to Little Rock takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Lafayette in March: high temperatures in Little Rock hover around 63°F and lows are around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Little Rock

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Hot Springs

— 3 nights

Valley of the Vapors

Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Lake Catherine State Park, then explore the activities along Lake Ouachita, then admire the landmark architecture of Anthony Chapel, and finally learn about winemaking at The Winery of Hot Springs. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then head outdoors with Cedar Glades, then enjoy breathtaking views from Hot Springs Mountain Tower, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Bathhouse Row.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Hot Springs trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Little Rock to Hot Springs takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. In March, daily temperatures in Hot Springs can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Spas

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.