34 days in Myrtle Beach, Miami & Smoky Mountains & Cherokee Itinerary

34 days in Myrtle Beach, Miami & Smoky Mountains & Cherokee Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner

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Myrtle Beach
— 7 nights
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Miami
— 13 nights
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Bryson City
— 5 nights
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Hayesville
— 2 nights
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— 4 nights
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Myrtle Beach

— 7 nights
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Myrtle Beach: Brookgreen Gardens (in Murrells Inlet) and Sacred Willow Spa (in Calabash). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum, experience the excitement of Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, kick back and relax at Myrtle Beach, and shop like a local with Broadway at the Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach day trip planning app.

Richmond to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Richmond in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Myrtle Beach, with lows around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Miami.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Miami

— 13 nights

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.
Family-friendly places like South Beach and Jungle Island will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Hollywood (JP Outfitters Inc. & Hollywood Beach), Key Largo (John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park & Island Dolphin Care) and Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA) (in Dania Beach). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, shop like a local with Bayside Marketplace, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Miami trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Myrtle Beach to Miami in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. While traveling from Myrtle Beach, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Miami, ranging from highs of 81°F to lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to fly to Bryson City.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bryson City

— 5 nights
The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Goldmine Loop Trail and Ramsey Cascades. Venture out of the city with trips to Laurel Falls (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park) and Mingo Falls (in Cherokee). There's still lots to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, take an in-depth tour of The Storytelling Center of the Southern Appalachians at Bryson City, head outdoors with Nantahala on the Fly, and examine the collection at Museum of the Cherokee Indian.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bryson City trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from Miami to Bryson City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Miami in December, expect Bryson City to be colder, temps between 54°F and 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hayesville.

Things to do in Bryson City

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Hayesville

— 2 nights
Hayesville is a town in Clay County, North Carolina, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): see human ingenuity at work at Chatuge Dam Trail and then trek along Jackrabbit Mountain Bike & Hiking Trails. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Cherokee Homestead Exhibit and then admire the masterpieces at Old Jail Museum.

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Traveling by car from Bryson City to Hayesville takes 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Hayesville are 54°F, while nighttime lows are 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Brevard.

Things to do in Hayesville

Parks · Trails · Museums · Outdoors

Brevard

— 4 nights
Brevard is a city in Transylvania County, North Carolina, United States, with a population of 7,609 as of the 2010 Census. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Crystal Mountain Gem Mine and Whiteside Mountain. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brevard: Cataloochee Valley (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park), Maggie Valley (Maggie Valley Wellness Center & Waterrock Knob) and Barber Orchard Fruitstand (in Waynesville). And it doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Local Color, hike along Highland Excursion, and brush up on your military savvy at WNC Military History Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Brevard trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Hayesville to Brevard in 2.5 hours. In December in Brevard, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 35°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brevard

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Museums

Side Trips