47 days in United States Itinerary

47 days in United States Itinerary

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Nashville
— 3 nights
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Memphis
— 3 nights
3
Jackson
— 2 nights
4
Baton Rouge
— 3 nights
5
New Orleans
— 6 nights
6
Montgomery
— 3 nights
7
Birmingham
— 3 nights
8
Atlanta
— 4 nights
9
Charleston
— 4 nights
10
Savannah
— 3 nights
11
Charlotte
— 3 nights
12
Richmond
— 3 nights
13
Washington DC
— 5 nights

3
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.
Let the collections at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe capture your imagination. Get some cultural insight at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage and Belle Meade Plantation. Take a break from Nashville with a short trip to Mammoth Cave in Mammoth Cave National Park, about 2h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, wander the streets of Downtown Nashville, look for gifts at Carter Vintage Guitars, and see the interesting displays at RCA Studio B.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nashville online trip itinerary builder.

London, UK to Nashville is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from London in February, you will find days in Nashville are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Mammoth Cave
Highlights from your plan
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage ©
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage

3
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 some cultural insight at Graceland and National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel. Visit Sun Studio and S.Y. Wilson and Company for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Memphis side-trips: Hampson Archeological Museum State Park (in Wilson), Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery (in Clarksdale) and Horseshoe Tunica (in Tunica). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Beale Street, get a new perspective on nature at Ducks Unlimited Waterfowling Heritage Center, and steep yourself in history at The Peabody Ducks.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Memphis online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Nashville to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Jackson.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Hampson Archeological Museum State Park, Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery, Horseshoe Tunica, S.Y. Wilson and Company
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

2
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): stroll through Vicksburg National Military Park, take an in-depth tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and then join in the after-dark buzz at Ameristar Casino Vicksburg. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, thendelve into the lush surroundings at Mississippi Petrified Forest, and then stroll the grounds of Vicksburg National Cemetery.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Jackson online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Jackson takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Memphis in February, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jackson: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in Jackson

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Vicksburg, Mississippi Petrified Forest
Highlights from your plan
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum ©
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park

3
nights
Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. Oak Alley Plantation and Houmas House Plantation and Gardens are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Appreciate the collections at Capitol Park Museum and USS Kidd. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Baton Rouge: Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site (in Vacherie) and Lake Martin (in Breaux Bridge). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Louisiana's Old State Capitol, identify plant and animal life at Mike the Tiger's Habitat, ponder the world of politics at State Capitol Welcome Center, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Cathedral.

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Drive from Jackson to Baton Rouge in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Baton Rouge are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vacherie, Lake Martin, Houmas House Plantation and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Louisiana's Old State Capitol ©
Louisiana's Old State Capitol
Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site

6
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like French Quarter and Chalmette National Historical Park. Head to Royal Street and Faulkner House Booksfor some retail therapy. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Crosby Arboretum (in Picayune) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell). And it doesn't end there: visit Garden District, tour the pleasant surroundings at Woldenberg Park, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, and explore the striking landscape of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip planner.

You can drive from Baton Rouge to New Orleans in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Baton Rouge in February, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Montgomery.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Crosby Arboretum, Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

3
nights
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Get some cultural insight at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home and Civil Rights Memorial Center. Your inner history buff will appreciate National Memorial for Peace and Justice and Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Legacy Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Alabama State Capitol, get advice or help at Alabama Department of Archives and History, and admire the natural beauty at Wilderness Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Montgomery trip planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Montgomery by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Montgomery, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Birmingham.

Things to do in Montgomery

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Wilderness Park
Highlights from your plan
National Memorial for Peace and Justice ©
National Memorial for Peace and Justice
Legacy Museum
Legacy Museum
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church ©

3
nights
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Visit 16th Street Baptist Church and Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum and Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Birmingham: Unclaimed Baggage (in Scottsboro), Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament (in Hanceville) and Harmony Park Safari (in Huntsville). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ave Maria Grotto, admire the masterpieces at Birmingham Museum of Art, browse the exhibits of Vulcan Park and Museum, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at McWane Science Center.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Birmingham day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Montgomery to Birmingham takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Birmingham, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Atlanta.

Things to do in Birmingham

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Unclaimed Baggage, Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Harmony Park Safari, Ave Maria Grotto
Highlights from your plan
Vulcan Park and Museum ©
Vulcan Park and Museum
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

4
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Get some historical perspective at Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site and Centennial Olympic Park. Head to National Center for Civil and Human Rights and HomeGrown Decaturfor some retail therapy. Change things up with a short trip to Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the natural beauty at Atlanta Botanical Garden, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Atlanta holiday app.

Getting from Birmingham to Atlanta by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Birmingham to Atlanta is 1 hour. In February, daytime highs in Atlanta are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stone Mountain Park, HomeGrown Decatur
Highlights from your plan
Centennial Olympic Park ©
Centennial Olympic Park
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
National Center for Civil and Human Rights ©

4
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Head to Charleston City Market and MoonPie General Storefor some retail therapy. Popular historic sites such as Fort Sumter National Monument and Magnolia Plantation & Gardens are in your itinerary. Step out of Charleston to go to Awendaw and see The Center for Birds of Prey, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Folly Beach Public Beach, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Charleston route maker site.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Charleston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

The Center for Birds of Prey, Folly Beach Public Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Center for Birds of Prey ©
The Center for Birds of Prey
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach

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nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Savannah Historic District and Mickve Israel Temple. Museum-lovers will get to explore Pin Point Heritage Museum and Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Savannah: Hilton Head (Coligny Beach & Dolphin & Whale Watching). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, get a taste of the local shopping with Tiffani Taylor Gallery, examine the collection at American Prohibition Museum, and brush up on your military savvy at Old Fort Jackson.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Savannah trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Savannah takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Charlotte.

Things to do in Savannah

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Hilton Head
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

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nights
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Appreciate the collections at NASCAR Hall of Fame and Hendrick Motorsports Complex. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Levine Museum of the New South and Carolinas Aviation Museum. There's still lots to do: test your problem-solving skills at Escape Kings, look for gifts at PuckerButt Pepper Company, get in on the family fun at Carowinds, and have fun and explore at Discovery Place Science.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Charlotte journey builder app.

Traveling by flight from Savannah to Charlotte takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, Charlotte is slightly colder than Savannah - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Richmond.

Things to do in Charlotte

Museums Childrens Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

PuckerButt Pepper Company
Highlights from your plan
NASCAR Hall of Fame ©
NASCAR Hall of Fame
Levine Museum of the New South ©
Levine Museum of the New South
Hendrick Motorsports Complex ©
Hendrick Motorsports Complex

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Richmond

Richmond ©
The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Get some historical perspective at Colonial Williamsburg and Virginia Capitol Building. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Ivy Creek Natural Area (in Charlottesville) and The Noland Trail (in Newport News). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Episcopal Church and stroll the grounds of Hollywood Cemetery.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Richmond online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Charlotte to Richmond takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Charlotte, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Richmond, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Richmond

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Charlottesville, Colonial Williamsburg, The Noland Trail
Highlights from your plan
The Noland Trail ©
The Noland Trail
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts ©
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Gallery of Art and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Escape the urban bustle at Tidal Basin and Antietam National Battlefield. Venture out of the city with trips to Horseshoe Casino (in Baltimore) and Gettysburg National Military Park (in Gettysburg). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the galleries of Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC trip maker app.

Getting from Richmond to Washington DC by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 18th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Horseshoe Casino, Antietam National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park, Arlington National Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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