35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States route planner

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Fly to McGhee Tyson Airport, Drive to Jefferson City
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Jefferson City
— 4 nights
Drive to McGhee Tyson Airport, Fly to McCarran International Airport
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Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Fly
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Houston
— 3 nights
Fly
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly to Knoxville, Drive to Chattanooga
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Chattanooga
— 7 nights
Drive
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Lexington
— 9 nights
Drive to Columbia Metropolitan Airport, Fly to London Heathrow Airport

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Jefferson City

— 4 nights
Jefferson City is a city in Jefferson County, Tennessee, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Goodwater Vineyards (in Mosheim), Maynardville (Big Ridge State Park & The Winery at Seven Springs Farm) and Rocking Chair Farm (in Corryton). The adventure continues: do a tasting at Spout Spring Estates Winery and Vineyard, steep yourself in history at Glenmore Mansion, cruise along Veterans Overlook, and tee off at Patriot Hills Golf Club.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, read Jefferson City trip planner.

London, UK to Jefferson City is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in October: highs in Jefferson City hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 12°C. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Jefferson City

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 6 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Venture out of the city with trips to Boulder City (Tom Devlin's Monster Museum & Hoover Dam). There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take a memorable tour with Tours, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Jefferson City to Las Vegas. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Jefferson City to Las Vegas. Traveling from Jefferson City in October, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours · Parks · Shopping · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Houston

— 3 nights

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): engage your brain at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, and then test your team's savvy at Escape Hunt. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Seawall and then see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Houston visit planning site.

Fly from Las Vegas to Houston in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Houston. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, Houston is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Washington DC

— 4 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: Gettysburg National Military Park (in Gettysburg) and Dragon Distillery, LLC (in Frederick). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip maker app.

Getting from Houston to Washington DC by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Houston in October: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 25°C and lows are around 14°C. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Chattanooga

— 7 nights

Dynamo of Dixie

Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
Venture out of the city with trips to Build an Ark Animal Rescue (in Ellijay), Ocoee (River Rafting & Tubing & Adventures Unlimited) and Bald River Falls (in Tellico Plains). There's still lots to do: have some family-friendly fun at Escape Mission Chattanooga, experience rural life at Mercier Orchards, snap pictures at Walnut Street Bridge, and explore the fascinating underground world of Ruby Falls.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Chattanooga trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Do a combination of flight and car from Washington DC to Chattanooga in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Chattanooga, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Lexington.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Lexington

— 9 nights
Lexington is the largest town in and the county seat of Lexington County, South Carolina, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lexington: Ninety Six (Ninety Six National Historic Site & Lake Greenwood State Park), Edisto Memorial Gardens (in Orangeburg) and God's Acre Healing Springs (in Blackville). The adventure continues: relax in the rural setting at Emerald Farm, admire the majestic nature at Rose Hill Plantation Historic, walk around Irmo Community Park, and admire the engineering at Dreher Shoals Dam Walk.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Lexington itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Chattanooga to Lexington in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. In November, daily temperatures in Lexington can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. On the 13th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lexington

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
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.

South Carolina travel guide

4.3
Historic Sites · Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens
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.