34 days in Continental USA Itinerary

34 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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New York City
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Savannah — 3 nights

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hilton Head (Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Hilton Head Helicopter, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, walk around Forsyth Park, take a stroll through Savannah Historic District, and brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Savannah trip itinerary tool.

Meridian to Savannah is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Charleston.
Tours · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
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, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, take in the views from Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Charleston trip planner.

Traveling by car from Savannah to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can fly to Williamsburg.
Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Museums
Side Trip

Williamsburg — 4 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Williamsburg: Smithfield (Windsor Castle Park & St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum). There's still lots to do: whizz through the canopy at Go Ape Zipline & Adventure Park, steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg, pause for some serene contemplation at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, and step aboard Jamestown Settlement.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Williamsburg travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Charleston to Williamsburg takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Charleston in June since evenings lows in Williamsburg dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Washington DC.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
Side Trips

Washington DC — 6 nights

The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, and appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip builder tool.

You can drive from Williamsburg to Washington DC in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Baltimore.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trip

Baltimore — 2 nights

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): examine the collection at USS Torsk, observe the fascinating underwater world at National Aquarium, and then try your luck at Horseshoe Casino.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Baltimore road trip planning tool.

Getting from Washington DC to Baltimore by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Baltimore are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Philadelphia.
Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Fun & Games · Casinos

Philadelphia — 3 nights

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Franklin Square, wander the streets of Rittenhouse Square, see the interesting displays at The Franklin Institute, and get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia trip maker site.

You can take a train from Baltimore to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to take a train to New York City.
Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Fun & Games
Side Trip

New York City — 5 nights

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for sightseeing, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, make a trip to Rockefeller Center, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and see the interesting displays at 9/11 Memorial.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read New York City day trip planner.

Take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in New York City sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Mystic.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Mystic — 2 nights

A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Mystic Aquarium, then admire the masterpieces at Slater Memorial Museum, and then try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Mystic River Bascule Bridge, then look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange, and then go for a walk through Mystic River Historical Society.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Mystic holiday planner.

Drive from New York City to Mystic in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in July, with highs in Mystic at 80°F and lows at 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Newport.
Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Shopping · Casinos
Side Trips

Newport — 3 nights

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
When in Newport, make a side trip to see Colt State Park in Bristol, approximately Bristol away. The adventure continues: sample some tasty brews at Rhode Island Red Food Tours, examine the collection at The Breakers, push the limits with Skydive Newport, and stroll around Fort Adams State Park.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Newport online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Newport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. July in Newport sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Side Trips

Georgia travel guide

Specialty Museums · Aquariums · Parks
The Peach State
Founded in 1733, Georgia was one of the original 13 colonies that became the United States. Much more geographically diverse than most visitors realize, the state features a scenic seacoast, high mountain peaks, and large urban centers, with broad rural areas in between. Once famous mostly for historical attractions memorializing the Civil War era and the Civil Rights Movement, Georgia now draws tourists from around the world with its rich musical tradition and distinctive cuisine. Start your Georgian adventure in Atlanta, the state's economic powerhouse, and then road trip to the coastal barrier islands, nature preserves, and chic vacation resorts.

South Carolina travel guide

Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens · Beaches
The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.

Virginia travel guide

History Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Historic Sites
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.

Maryland travel guide

Casinos · Specialty Museums · Aquariums
The Old Line State
Perhaps best known as the birthplace of religious and political freedom in the United States, Maryland retains the spirit of colonial America, with stately 18th-century villages and historical landmarks. Although it's one of the nation's smallest states, there is no shortage of things to do here and you may find your itinerary fills up quickly. Make time in your vacation to tour Maryland's diverse landscape, which includes mountain peaks, picturesque Atlantic coastline, and the bustling city of Baltimore. Military buffs will enjoy touring the state's four Civil War Trails, where you can follow the footsteps of U.S. soldiers, or visiting the port city of Annapolis, home to the United States Naval Academy.

Pennsylvania travel guide

History Museums · Casinos · Specialty Museums
The Keystone State
One of the country's 13 original founding states, Pennsylvania contains a balance of modern cities and fertile fields. A rich and varied state with a colorful history dating back to colonial times, it remains a worthy holiday destination with its well-preserved 19th-century battle sites and memorial parks. This diverse land is home to pristine forests and rugged mountain regions. For an urban experience, visit the state's university cities, offering numerous tourist attractions as well as thriving music, performance, art, and culinary scenes. The region's Amish country provides a weekend getaway in a picturesque setting of quaint towns surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland.

Connecticut travel guide

Aquariums · Theaters · Observatories
The Constitution State
Perhaps best known for its renowned private and public universities, Connecticut was once home to the country's first law school and still boasts one of the oldest secondary schools in America. More than just a small state packed with students, Connecticut offers visitors a chance to explore some of New England's finest tourist attractions while on vacation, including lighthouses, beaches, theaters, museums, galleries, and restaurants. Despite its small size, the state also boasts two large casino complexes, both located on Native American reservations. Rich in history and natural beauty, Connecticut draws newcomers from around the world, with large Polish, Chinese, and Hispanic communities.

Rhode Island travel guide

Specialty Museums · Architectural Buildings · Historic Walking Areas
The Ocean State
Despite being the country's smallest state, Rhode Island includes over 640 km (400 mi) of coastline, courtesy of Narragansett Bay and more than 30 islands. Most of the state is part of the U.S. mainland, despite its somewhat misleading name. Though it takes only about 40 minutes to drive across this tiny state, Rhode Island includes more white sandy beaches than most visitors can hope to explore on a single trip. The state's one big city and surrounding small towns brim with places to visit, such as museums, galleries, restaurants, bars, and historical neighborhoods packed with colonial-era buildings. Although the state may seem small, your holiday itinerary is sure to be chock-full.