31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Philadelphia
— 3 nights
Drive
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Mount Vernon
— 1 night
Drive
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Shenandoah National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Charlottesville
— 1 night
Drive
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Williamsburg
— 1 night
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Drive to Newport News Williamsburg International Airport, Fly to McGhee Tyson Airport, Drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 2 nights
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Kitty Hawk
— 2 nights
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Asheville
— 3 nights
Drive
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Charleston
— 3 nights
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Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hopkins
— 1 night
Drive
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Savannah
— 3 nights
Drive
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Jekyll Island
— 1 night
Fly
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Atlanta
— 2 nights
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Pine Mountain
— 1 night
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Helen
— 2 nights
Drive to Asheville, Fly to Boston

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Philadelphia

— 3 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
Philadelphia is known for museums, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, and see the interesting displays at Rosenbach Museum and Library.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Philadelphia trip maker site.

Boston to Philadelphia is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 44°F in February, and nighttime lows around 29°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Mount Vernon.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mount Vernon

— 1 night
Mount Vernon is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. On the 18th (Thu), see the interesting displays at George Washington's Mount Vernon, steep yourself in history at Pohick Church, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Fair Winds Brewing Company. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Maryland Veterans Memorial Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Ford Orientation Center, and then contemplate the long history of Birthplace National Monument.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mount Vernon online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Mount Vernon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Mount Vernon are 47°F, while nighttime lows are 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Shenandoah National Park.

Things to do in Mount Vernon

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Shenandoah National Park

— 1 night
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Dean Cemetery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mary's Rock Summit Trail, and then cruise along Skyline Drive.

Plan a trip to Shenandoah National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Getting from Mount Vernon to Shenandoah National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In February in Shenandoah National Park, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 30°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive

Charlottesville

— 1 night

Hoo-Ville

Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
On the 21st (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Monticello and then deepen your understanding at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Charlottesville trip planner.

Getting from Shenandoah National Park to Charlottesville by car takes about 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Charlottesville can reach 50°F, while at night they dip to 30°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Historic Sites · Parks

Williamsburg

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): make a trip to St. George Tucker House, then browse the exhibits of Colonial Williamsburg, and then cruise along Colonial Parkway.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Williamsburg online vacation planner.

You can drive from Charlottesville to Williamsburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. February in Williamsburg sees daily highs of 54°F and lows of 34°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

— 2 nights

A Wondrous Diversity of Life

Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park is known for wildlife, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Newfound Gap Road, hike along Rainbow Falls Trail, steep yourself in history at Little Greenbrier School, and appreciate the history behind Rockefeller Memorial.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Great Smoky Mountains National Park attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Williamsburg to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in February, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kitty Hawk.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Kitty Hawk

— 2 nights
Kitty Hawk is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, and is a part of what is known as North Carolina's Outer Banks. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Redeemer By the Sea Catholic Church, look for gifts at Super Wings, then soothe aching muscles at Outer Banks Yoga, and finally appreciate the history behind Monument to a Century of Flight.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kitty Hawk tour website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Kitty Hawk. In February, daily temperatures in Kitty Hawk can reach 51°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Kitty Hawk

Historic Sites · Spas · Shopping

Asheville

— 3 nights

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Change things up with these side-trips from Asheville: Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine (in Pigeon Forge), Greenville (Dark Corner Distillery & Falls Park on the Reedy) and Gatlinburg (Fowler's Clay Works, 7D Dark Ride Adventure, &more). There's much more to do: sample some tasty brews at BREW-ed, take in the exciting artwork at Woolworth Walk, and go deep underground at Elijah Mountain Gem Mine.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Asheville tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Kitty Hawk to Asheville takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Kitty Hawk in February since evenings lows in Asheville dip to 31°F. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Charleston.

Things to do in Asheville

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Charleston

— 3 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for parks, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, admire the natural beauty at Battery & White Point Gardens, get engrossed in the history at Nathaniel Russell House, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Charleston online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Charleston takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Asheville in March; daily highs in Charleston reach 66°F and lows reach 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours

Hilton Head

— 2 nights
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): examine the collection at Coastal Discovery Museum, then tour in harmony with nature at May River Excursions, and then stroll around Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): look for gifts at Hilton Head Oils, kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Hilton Head tour itinerary builder website.

Getting from Charleston to Hilton Head by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Hilton Head can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hopkins.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trips

Hopkins

— 1 night
Hopkins is a census-designated place (CDP) in Richland County, South Carolina, United States, that was founded c. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Congaree National Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Hopkins online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Hopkins takes 3 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Hilton Head in March since evenings lows in Hopkins dip to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Hopkins

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Savannah

— 3 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Savannah: Beaufort (Monkey's Uncle, Pat Conroy Literary Center, &more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Savannah Historic District, stroll around Forsyth Park, don't miss a visit to Chippewa Square, and steep yourself in history at Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home.

To plan Savannah vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Hopkins to Savannah by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Savannah when traveling from Hopkins in March, with lows around 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Jekyll Island.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Tours

Side Trip

Jekyll Island

— 1 night
A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the landscape on two wheels at Jekyll Island Trail System, kick back and relax at Driftwood Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Faith Chapel.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Jekyll Island road trip app.

You can drive from Savannah to Jekyll Island in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in March, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Beaches

Atlanta

— 2 nights

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 13th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, then meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, and then sample the fine beverages at Old 4th Distillery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, and then catch a live event at McCamish Pavilion.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta trip website.

Traveling by flight from Jekyll Island to Atlanta takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Jekyll Island in March since evenings lows in Atlanta dip to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Pine Mountain.

Things to do in Atlanta

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums · Tours

Pine Mountain

— 1 night
On the 15th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Little White House, then admire the masterpieces at Art In Motion Vintage Motorcycle Museum, and then admire the majestic nature at F. D. Roosevelt State Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pine Mountain trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Atlanta to Pine Mountain in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Pine Mountain can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Helen.

Things to do in Pine Mountain

Museums · Nature · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Helen

— 2 nights

Georgia's Alpine Village

A taste of Bavaria right in the heart of Georgia's "Historic High Country," Helen houses just 400 residents but hosts over 200 shops that sell everything from handmade sweaters to Christmas ornaments.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): look for gifts at Pebblu's Gold, then identify plant and animal life at North Georgia Canopy Tours, and then learn about winemaking at Cottage Vineyard and Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at Nacoochee Crossing Wellness Center & Day Spa and then awaken your taste buds at VIP Southern Tours.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Helen trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Pine Mountain to Helen takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Pine Mountain in March: high temperatures in Helen hover around 56°F and lows are around 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helen

Tours · Wineries · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

United States travel guide

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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.