32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary planner
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Williamsburg
— 2 nights
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Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
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Chincoteague Island
— 2 nights
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Cape May
— 4 nights
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Arlington
— 2 nights
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Charlottesville
— 1 night
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Mouth of Wilson
— 1 night
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Johnson City
— 5 nights
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Nashville
— 5 nights
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Chicago
— 7 nights
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Williamsburg — 2 nights

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.
Williamsburg is known for museums, theme parks, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Colonial Williamsburg, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, make a splash at Water Country USA, and steep yourself in history at Historic Jamestowne.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Williamsburg trip builder tool.

Dublin, Ireland to Williamsburg is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Dublin to Williamsburg. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Dublin in July, with highs in Williamsburg at 38°C and lows at 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Virginia Beach.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Virginia Beach — 2 nights

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): push the limits with an extreme tour, then kick back and relax at Virginia Beach, and then take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk. Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at Military Aviation Museum, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, and then learn the secrets of beer at Tarnished Truth Distilling Co..

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Getting from Williamsburg to Virginia Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Chincoteague Island.
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Chincoteague Island — 2 nights

Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Depot, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Chincoteague, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the next day, explore the striking landscape of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Chincoteague Island trip builder site.

You can drive from Virginia Beach to Chincoteague Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Chincoteague Island are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cape May.
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Cape May — 4 nights

Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Get out of town with these interesting Cape May side-trips: Black Pearl Pirate Excursion (in Beach Haven) and Ocean City Boardwalk (in Ocean City). There's much more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, stroll through Wildwood Beach, stop by Kona Surf Co., and experience rural life at Jersey Shore Alpacas.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Cape May journey maker app.

You can drive from Chincoteague Island to Cape May in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Cape May, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Arlington.
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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums
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Arlington — 2 nights

Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
On the 11th (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery, and then walk around Gravelly Point Park. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at George Washington's Mount Vernon, examine the collection at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Arlington day trip planner.

You can drive from Cape May to Arlington in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and subway; or take a bus. August in Arlington sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Charlottesville.
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Charlottesville — 1 night

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 13th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Monticello and then contemplate the long history of The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Charlottesville online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Arlington to Charlottesville takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway and train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Charlottesville when traveling from Arlington in August, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mouth of Wilson.
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Mouth of Wilson — 1 night

Mouth of Wilson is an unincorporated community, in Grayson County in the U.S. state of Virginia, just north of the North Carolina state line. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): go deep underground at Gem Valley LLC, then admire the majestic nature at Grayson Highlands State Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Whitetop Mountain.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Mouth of Wilson trip maker.

Traveling by car from Charlottesville to Mouth of Wilson takes 4 hours. In August, Mouth of Wilson is little chillier than Charlottesville - with highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Johnson City.
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Johnson City — 5 nights

Johnson City is a city in Washington, Carter, and Sullivan counties in the U.S. state of Tennessee, with most of the city being in Washington County. Venture out of the city with trips to Thermal Valley (in Morganton), Pisgah National Forest (in Pisgah Forest) and The Valle Crucis Community Park (in Valle Crucis). The adventure continues: sample the fine beverages at Tennessee Hills Distillery, admire the sheer force of Linville Falls, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and take in the awesome beauty at Grandfather Mountain.

To find reviews and more tourist information, go to the Johnson City online day trip planner.

Drive from Mouth of Wilson to Johnson City in 2 hours. Traveling from Mouth of Wilson in August, you will find days in Johnson City are somewhat warmer (33°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.
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Nashville — 5 nights

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nashville: Diamond Caverns (in Park City) and Mammoth Cave (in Mammoth Cave National Park). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville trip planner.

Getting from Johnson City to Nashville by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Johnson City to Nashville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Johnson City in August: high temperatures in Nashville hover around 37°C and lows are around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Chicago.
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Chicago — 7 nights

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for sightseeing, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, learn more about the world around you at Field Museum, find something for the whole family at Navy Pier, and enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Chicago visit planning website.

Fly from Nashville to Chicago in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Nashville in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Chicago: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
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.
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New Jersey travel guide

4.1
Casinos · Shopping Malls · Beaches
The Garden State
Often overshadowed by its legendary neighbor, New York, New Jersey holds its own as a land of thriving industrial cities, sprawling farmland, and lively coastal towns. Called the Garden State, New Jersey is a hub of entertainment and cultural attractions for the east coast, from the famous sandy beaches and carnival-like atmosphere of the Jersey Shore to alluring Atlantic City, the Las Vegas of the east. New Jersey also boasts a wealth of historical places to visit, including battle sites and memorials, such as George Washington's Revolutionary War headquarters.
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