31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Vicksburg
— 1 night
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Memphis
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 3 nights
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Atlanta
— 2 nights
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Madison
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 4 nights
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Savannah
— 3 nights
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Jekyll Island
— 2 nights
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Orlando
— 3 nights
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Miami
— 4 nights
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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Lake Lawn Metairie. Lafayette Cemetery No.1 and Oak Alley Plantation will appeal to history buffs. Go for a jaunt from New Orleans to Slidell to see Nature & Wildlife Tours about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, admire the landmark architecture of Destrehan Plantation, don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, and look for gifts at Faulkner House Books.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read New Orleans trip itinerary planning tool.

Christchurch, New Zealand to New Orleans is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Christchurch in May, expect nights in New Orleans to be warmer, around 24°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Vicksburg.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Vicksburg

Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, then steep yourself in history at Anchuca Mansion, then stroll around Texas Monument, and finally don't miss a visit to McRaven House.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Vicksburg attractions planning site.

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Vicksburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or fly. Traveling from New Orleans in May, you will find days in Vicksburg are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are a bit cooler (19°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Memphis.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

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Memphis

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

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 6th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, examine the collection at Stax Museum of American Soul Music, then steep yourself in history at Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum, and finally look for gifts at Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid.

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Traveling by car from Vicksburg to Memphis takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Memphis can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

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Nashville

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Get in touch with nature at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park and Centennial Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Andrew Jackson's Hermitage and Downtown Franklin. Go for a jaunt from Nashville to Franklin to see Carnton about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Downtown Presbyterian Church, explore the activities along Radnor Lake State Park, and buy something for everyone on your list at Opry Mills.

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Traveling by car from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

2
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Atlanta

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Step out of the city life by going to Silver Comet Trail and Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail. Your inner history buff will appreciate Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site and Swan House. There's still lots to do: browse the different shops at Ponce City Market, steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park, look for gifts at Krog Street Market, and get in on the family fun at SKYVIEW Atlanta.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Atlanta sightseeing planning site.

You can drive from Nashville to Atlanta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Atlanta. In May in Atlanta, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Madison.

Things to do in Atlanta

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Madison

Madison is a city in Morgan County, Georgia, United States. On the 13th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Rogers House and Rose Cottage, then get outside with Burnt Pine Plantation, and then immerse yourself in nature at Hard Labor Creek State Park.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Madison day trip planner.

Getting from Atlanta to Madison by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in May, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Madison

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Visit Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist and Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim for their historical value. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site. Go for a jaunt from Charleston to Ravenel to see Caw Caw Interpretive Center about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church, whizz through the canopy at Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park, kick back and relax at Isle of Palms Beach, and get a dose of the wild on Charleston Fossil Adventures.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Charleston trip tool.

Traveling by car from Madison to Charleston takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In May in Charleston, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Savannah

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Coligny Beach and Hilton Head Island Bike Trails. Get outdoors at Speed Boats Tours and Wormsloe Historic Site. Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, steep yourself in history at Fort Pulaski National Monument, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mickve Israel Temple, and take an in-depth tour of Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Savannah online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Savannah takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Savannah are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Jekyll Island.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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Jekyll Island

A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): surround yourself with nature on Golden Isles Carriage and Trail at Three Oaks Farm, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then identify plant and animal life at Georgia Sea Turtle Center, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Faith Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Jekyll Island Trail System and then kick back and relax at Driftwood Beach.

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Drive from Savannah to Jekyll Island in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in May, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

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Orlando

Theme Park Capital of the World

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
For shopping fun, head to Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets or Kennedy Space Center Shop. Escape the urban bustle at Discovery Cove and Wild Florida Airboats. Explore Orlando's surroundings by going to Angell & Phelps Chocolate Factory (in Daytona Beach) and Ponce Inlet (Lighthouse Point Park & Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum). It doesn't end there: have fun at Machine Gun America.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Jekyll Island to Orlando takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Miami

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Lincoln Road and Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Dr. Von D. Mizell-Eula Johnson State Park (in Dania Beach) and Las Olas Beach (in Fort Lauderdale). The adventure continues: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace, and kick back and relax at Surfside Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Miami online journey planner.

Fly from Orlando to Miami in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in May, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

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.