4 days in United States Itinerary

4 days in United States Itinerary

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Drive to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, Fly to Newport News Williamsburg International Airport, Drive to Yorktown
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Flint is the largest city and county seat of Genesee County, Michigan. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Whaley House Museum and then admire the masterpieces at Flint Institute of Arts.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Flint road trip website.

Detroit to Flint is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Detroit in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 43°F in Flint. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Yorktown.
Museums · Historic Sites

Yorktown — 1 night

Yorktown is a census-designated place (CDP) in York County, Virginia, United States. On the 11th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, steep yourself in history at Yorktown Battlefield, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Flint to Yorktown. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Flint in October: high temperatures in Yorktown hover around 73°F and lows are around 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Asheville.
Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Asheville — 1 night

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Lexington Glassworks, get advice or help at The Folk Art Center (Southern Highland Craft Guild), then take in the exciting artwork at Woolworth Walk, and finally see the interesting displays at Asheville Pinball Museum.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Asheville trip maker app.

You can fly from Yorktown to Asheville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Yorktown in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in Asheville, with lows around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Gatlinburg.
Museums · Shopping

Gatlinburg — 1 night

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Laurel Falls.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Gatlinburg route planner.

Drive from Asheville to Gatlinburg in 2 hours. In October in Gatlinburg, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can fly back home.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
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United States travel guide

Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
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.

Virginia travel guide

Historic Sites · Wineries & Vineyards · Gardens
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.

North Carolina travel guide

Historic Sites · Specialty Museums · Zipline
The Tar Heel State
A top destination for a holiday in nature, North Carolina provides a seemingly endless variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, mountain climbing, and skiing. While the state's rural regions offer a taste of traditional Appalachian music and culture, its increasingly diverse big cities feature modern skyscrapers, renowned museums, and historical neighborhoods perfect for sightseeing tours. The coastal region, famous for its year-round temperate climate, attracts millions of annual visitors, making North Carolina the sixth most-visited state in the country. Though it's hard to find a quiet time of year in coastal North Carolina, the state's inland areas retain many secluded corners where you can experience the laid-back Old South atmosphere.