46 days in United States Itinerary

46 days in United States Itinerary

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46 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Nashville
— 11 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
New Orleans
— 12 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Jackson
— 11 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Memphis
— 11 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Milan

11
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Take a break from the city and head to Bowie Nature Park and Radnor Lake State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Nashville side-trips: Cumberland RIver Bicentennial Trail (in Ashland City), Franklin (Timberland Park, Balloon Rides, & more) and Bledsoe Creek State Park (in Gallatin). Next up on the itinerary: get outside with YMCA Downtown Nashville, hike along Mountain Goat Trail, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Nashville trip itinerary planning tool .

Milan, Italy to Nashville is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Milan to Nashville due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Milan in October, expect nights in Nashville to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Nashville

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Franklin, Goodlettsville, Cumberland RIver Bicentennial Trail, Crockett Park, Bledsoe Creek State Park
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Bowie Nature Park ©
Bowie Nature Park
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Jackson Falls ©
Jackson Falls

12
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Step out of the city life by going to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and Crosby Arboretum. Explore New Orleans' surroundings by going to Tammany Trace (in Covington), Slidell (Tammany Trace & Therapy Charters) and Abita Springs (Abita Springs Trailhead Museum & Tammany Trace). Spend the 10th (Sun) on the water with a fishing tour. Spend the 13th (Wed) exploring nature at Tuxachanie National Recreation Trail. The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the New Orleans online trip planner .

Fly from Nashville to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nashville in November, expect much warmer with lows of 19°C in New Orleans. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Jackson.

Things to do in New Orleans

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Slidell, Abita Springs, Mandeville, Tuxachanie National Recreation Trail, St. Joseph Church and Gardens
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The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
Frenchmen Street ©
Frenchmen Street

11
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. Get in touch with nature at Ridgeland Bike Trail and Natchez National Historical Park. Explore Jackson's surroundings by going to Longleaf Trace (in Hattiesburg), Melrose (in Natchez) and Red Bluff (in Foxworth). The adventure continues: grab your bike and head to Flowood Nature Park, admire the majestic nature at LeFleur's Bluff State Park, play a few rounds at Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and look for all kinds of wild species at Greenville Cypress Preserve.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Jackson driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Jackson takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in November: highs in Jackson hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Jackson

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Greenville, Natchez, Flowood, Ridgeland, Vicksburg
Highlights from your plan
Flowood Nature Park ©
Flowood Nature Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Melrose ©
Melrose

11
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Get outdoors at Hampson Museum State Park and Parkin Archeological State Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Tanglefoot Trail (in New Albany), Forrest L Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center (in Jonesboro) and Oxford (Thacker Mountain Rail Trail & Bailey's Woods Trail). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Graceland, steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, take an in-depth tour of National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and look for all kinds of wild species at Overton Park.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Memphis trip planner .

You can drive from Jackson to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Jackson in November, you will find days in Memphis are a bit cooler (20°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Memphis

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Oxford, Village Creek State Park, Tanglefoot Trail, Enid Lake, Forrest L Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center
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Graceland ©
Graceland
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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