52 days in United States Itinerary

52 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 4 nights
2
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
3
Gettysburg
— 2 nights
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
5
Williamsburg
— 1 night
6
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
7
Savannah
— 3 nights
8
St. Augustine
— 4 nights
9
Orlando
— 4 nights
10
Miami
— 2 nights
11
Key West
— 3 nights
12
Islamorada
— 2 nights
13
Naples
— 4 nights
14
St. Pete Beach
— 2 nights
15
Panama City Beach
— 3 nights
16
Gatlinburg
— 5 nights
17
Nashville
— 4 nights

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get some cultural insight at Brooklyn Heights Promenade and 9/11 Memorial. Step off the beaten path and head to New York Public Library and Dumbo. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, race across the water with a speed boat tour, shop like a local with SoHo, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New York City attractions planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Brooklyn
Highlights from your plan
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

2
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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): examine the collection at Benjamin Franklin Museum, steep yourself in history at Christ Church, steep yourself in history at Elfreth's Alley, explore the galleries of Fireman's Hall, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masonic Temple, and finally ponder the world of politics at City Hall Visitor Center. Keep things going the next day: get curious at Penn Museum, take an in-depth tour of National Liberty Museum, thenponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, thenget to know the fascinating history of Independence Mall, and finally admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia's Magic Gardens.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Philadelphia trip itinerary maker website.

You can take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Christ Church ©
Christ Church
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Independence Mall ©
Independence Mall

2
nights
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): admire the architecture and history at Abraham Lincoln Statue, get to know the fascinating history of Shriver House Museum, examine the collection at Rupp House, take an in-depth tour of Civil War Tails At the Homestead Diorama Museum, thenexplore the galleries of Jennie Wade House, and finally explore the striking landscape of The Eternal Light Peace Memorial. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind 12th & 44th New York Infantry Monument, pause for some photo ops at Monument to Brigadier General Gouverneur Kemble Warren, take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, pause for some photo ops at Monument to Major General George Gordon Meade, thenexplore the world behind art at Gibson's Photographic Gallery, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Gettysburg trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Philadelphia to Gettysburg by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Philadelphia in October since evenings lows in Gettysburg dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Washington DC.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Jennie Wade House ©
Jennie Wade House
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Cemetery ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): see the interesting displays at National Postal Museum, explore the historical opulence of Smithsonian Institution Building, thensee the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, and finally explore the world behind art at Smithsonian American Art Museum. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the world behind art at Smithsonian Institution Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, thenget a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Patrick's Catholic Church.

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Washington DC road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Washington DC takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or fly. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Gettysburg in October since evenings lows in Washington DC dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Smithsonian American Art Museum ©
Smithsonian American Art Museum

1
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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): shop like a local with Williamsburg Art Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, contemplate the long history of George Wythe House, thentake an in-depth tour of Colonial Williamsburg Wetherburn Tavern, thencontemplate the long history of Governor's Palace, and finally learn about winemaking at Silver Hand Meadery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Bede Catholic Church, see the interesting displays at Virginia Musical Museum, thendon't miss a visit to Colonial Williamsburg Capitol Building, and finally contemplate the long history of Moore House.

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You can drive from Washington DC to Williamsburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Moore House
Highlights from your plan
Governor's Palace ©
Governor's Palace
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church ©
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church
George Wythe House ©
George Wythe House

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nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. On the 14th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Litchfield Beach, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): kick back and relax at Ocean Drive Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cherry Grove Beach, thenlearn about winemaking at Boardwalk Winery, and finally examine the collection at Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Myrtle Beach trip planner.

Drive from Williamsburg to Myrtle Beach in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. October in Myrtle Beach sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

North Myrtle Beach, Litchfield Beach, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum ©
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum
Litchfield Beach ©
Litchfield Beach
Cherry Grove Beach ©
Cherry Grove Beach

3
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Step off the beaten path and head to Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and Forsyth Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate Colonial Park Cemetery and Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Mickve Israel Temple, take a stroll through Savannah Historic District, examine the collection at Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum, and learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Savannah trip itinerary site.

Drive from Myrtle Beach to Savannah in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Savannah can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Savannah

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Mickve Israel Temple ©
Mickve Israel Temple
Colonial Park Cemetery ©
Colonial Park Cemetery

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nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Memorial Presbyterian Church and World Golf Hall of Fame. Appreciate the collections at Medieval Torture Museum and High Tide Gallery Art & Gifts. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Augustine Beach, steep yourself in history at Old St. Augustine Village, look for all kinds of wild species at Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve, and get engrossed in the history at The Oldest Store Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read St. Augustine day trip tool.

You can drive from Savannah to St. Augustine in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Savannah in October since evenings lows in St. Augustine dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve
Highlights from your plan
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach
Vilano Beach ©
Vilano Beach
Villa Zorayda Museum ©
Villa Zorayda Museum

4
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
We've included these beaches for you: Discovery Cove and Lighthouse Point Park. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and Madame Tussauds Orlando. Change things up with these side-trips from Orlando: Ponce Inlet Historical Museum (in Ponce Inlet) and Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens (in Port Orange). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe, take a stroll through International Drive, learn more about the world around you at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, and discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort.

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Traveling by car from St. Augustine to Orlando takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Orlando can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ponce Inlet, Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum ©
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

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Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): get interesting insight from Tours, thenexplore the world behind art at Perez Art Museum Miami, thensee the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum, and finally take a stroll through Wynwood. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Bal Harbor Beach, admire the masterpieces at Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA), thenstroll through Surfside Beach, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Miami trip planner.

You can fly from Orlando to Miami in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Miami can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Bal Harbor Beach, Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA), Surfside Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA) ©
Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA)
Wynwood ©
Wynwood
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

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Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Appreciate the collections at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. Visit Saint Mary Star of the Sea and Audubon House & Tropical Gardens for their historical value. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, take in the pleasant sights at Key West Garden Club, get interesting insight from Tours, and explore the gorgeous colors at Vandenberg Wreck.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Key West using our trip planner.

You can fly from Miami to Key West in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. October in Key West sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Vandenberg Wreck ©
Vandenberg Wreck
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum ©

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Islamorada

Islamorada ©
Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
On the 1st (Sun), sample the tasty concoctions at Islamorada Brewery & Distillery, thentake an in-depth tour of History of Diving Museum, thenkick back and relax at Sunset Park Beach, and finally explore the gorgeous colors at Sombrero Reef. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park, thentake in the exciting artwork at Old Road Gallery, thenidentify plant and animal life at Alligator Reef Light House, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Islamorada road trip planning app.

You can drive from Key West to Islamorada in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Islamorada

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Sombrero Reef, Sunset Park Beach
Highlights from your plan
Sunset Park Beach ©
Sunset Park Beach
Alligator Reef Light House ©
Alligator Reef Light House
Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park ©

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Naples

Naples ©
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Naples Historical Society and Naples Depot Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Spas. Get out of town with these interesting Naples side-trips: Bonita Springs (Congo River Golf & Bonita Springs Public Beach).

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Naples trip tool.

Drive from Islamorada to Naples in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Islamorada in November since evenings lows in Naples dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to St. Pete Beach.

Things to do in Naples

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bonita Springs, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Conservancy of Southwest Florida ©
Conservancy of Southwest Florida
Bonita Springs Public Beach ©
Bonita Springs Public Beach
Naples Historical Society ©
Naples Historical Society

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St. Pete Beach

St. On the 7th (Sat), kick back and relax at Coquina Beach, kick back and relax at Manatee Public Beach, and then stroll through Bradenton Beach. On the next day, visit Pass-a-Grille, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenkick back and relax at Saint Pete Beach, and finally get your game on at High Tide Slide!.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the St. Pete Beach tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Naples to St. Pete Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Naples in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in St. Pete Beach: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Mon) before leaving for Panama City Beach.

Things to do in St. Pete Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bradenton Beach, Seaside Seabird Sanctuary, Manatee Public Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach
Pass-a-Grille ©
Pass-a-Grille

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Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach ©
Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Andrews State Park, thenstroll around Rick Seltzer Park, thendo a tasting at Panama City Beach Winery, and finally play a few rounds at Signal Hill Golf Course. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Panama City Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Carillon Beach, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Pier Park, and finally make a trip to SkyWheel Panama City Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Panama City Beach attractions planner.

Getting from St. Pete Beach to Panama City Beach by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from St. Pete Beach in November, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Panama City Beach. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Carillon Beach
Highlights from your plan
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park
Panama City Beach ©
Panama City Beach
Panama City Beach Winery ©
Panama City Beach Winery

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Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Step out of the city life by going to Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail and Alum Cave Trail. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tennessee Homemade Wines and Museum of the Cherokee Indian. Go for a jaunt from Gatlinburg to Cherokee to see Mountain Farm Museum about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, examine the collection at Hollywood Star Cars Museum, try for a hole-in-one at Hillbilly Golf, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Gatlinburg Trail.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Gatlinburg trip builder website.

You can fly from Panama City Beach to Gatlinburg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Panama City Beach in November, things will get little chillier in Gatlinburg: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cherokee
Highlights from your plan
Tennessee Homemade Wines ©
Tennessee Homemade Wines
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Museum of the Cherokee Indian ©
Museum of the Cherokee Indian

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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe and Lane Motor Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum and McGavock Confederate Cemetery. Go for a jaunt from Nashville to Franklin to see McLemore House about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Historic Travellers Rest, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smith Creek Moonshine, see the interesting displays at The George Jones, and get to know the fascinating history of Natchez Trace Parkway.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Nashville vacation builder tool.

Traveling by car from Gatlinburg to Nashville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Gatlinburg to Nashville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November in Nashville, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 21st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe
Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum
McGavock Confederate Cemetery ©
McGavock Confederate Cemetery

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