57 days in United States Itinerary

57 days in United States Itinerary

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Lynchburg
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Mammoth Cave National Park
— 3 nights
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Cuyahoga Falls
— 6 nights
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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
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Ithaca
— 3 nights
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Hart's Location
— 4 nights
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Acadia National Park
— 3 nights
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Bar Harbor
— Few hours
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Southwest Harbor
— 1 night
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Portland
— 2 nights
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Boston
— 2 nights
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Plymouth
— 2 nights
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Eastham
— 4 nights
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New York City
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Philadelphia
— 3 nights
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Lancaster
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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Shenandoah National Park
— 2 nights
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Charlottesville
— 2 nights
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Williamsburg
— 2 nights
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Yorktown
— 2 nights
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Lynchburg

Lynchburg ©
Lynchburg is a city in the south-central region of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Prichard's Distillery, see the interesting displays at Old Jail Museum, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cascade Hollow Distilling Co., Home of George Dickel, then stop by Lynchburg Hardware and General Store, then do a tasting at Lynchburg Winery, and finally stroll the grounds of Lynchburg City Cemetery.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lynchburg road trip site.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Lynchburg. In September, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Lynchburg

Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lynchburg Winery ©
Lynchburg Winery
Prichard's Distillery ©
Prichard's Distillery

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Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
Take a break from the city and head to Mammoth Cave and Green River. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tall Man's Misery and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Change things up with a short trip to Nolin Lake State Park in Mammoth Cave (about 42 minutes away). The adventure continues: hike along Fat Man's Misery, explore the activities along Echo River, Head underground at Sand Cave, and stroll through Cedar Sink Trail.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Cave National Park travel route builder app.

You can drive from Lynchburg to Mammoth Cave National Park in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of flight and car. In September in Mammoth Cave National Park, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cuyahoga Falls.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Cedar Sink Trail

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Cuyahoga Falls

Cuyahoga Falls ©
Cuyahoga Falls is a city in Summit County, Ohio, United States. Explore hidden gems such as Cuyahoga Valley National Park and Wingfoot Lake State Park. Take a break from the city and head to Brandywine Falls and Ledges Overlook. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Hale Farm and Village, do a tasting at Viking Vineyard and Winery, stroll around Gorge Metro Park, and head outdoors with Beaver Marsh.

To find reviews and other tourist information, refer to the Cuyahoga Falls online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Mammoth Cave National Park to Cuyahoga Falls in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mammoth Cave National Park to Cuyahoga Falls is 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Cuyahoga Falls can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Cuyahoga Falls

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Cuyahoga Valley National Park ©
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Brandywine Falls ©
Brandywine Falls
Hale Farm and Village ©
Hale Farm and Village

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Graycliff, get engrossed in the history at Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center, then take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Schoellkopf Power Station and then see the interesting displays at Niagara Aerospace Museum.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Niagara Falls driving holiday planner.

Drive from Cuyahoga Falls to Niagara Falls in 4 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ithaca.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica ©
St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish ©
St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish
Niagara Falls Observation Tower ©
Niagara Falls Observation Tower

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Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Aunt Sarah's Falls, learn about winemaking at Barnstormer Winery, then relax in the rural setting at Lively Run Dairy, then engage your brain at Sciencenter, and finally admire the masterpieces at Johnson Museum of Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Ithaca Children's Garden, learn about winemaking at Hosmer Winery, do a tasting at Ports of New York Winery, then get curious at Museum of the Earth, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Caygua Waterfront Trail.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ithaca attractions app.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Ithaca by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Niagara Falls in September since evenings lows in Ithaca dip to 50°F. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hart's Location.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Ithaca Children's Garden ©
Ithaca Children's Garden
Stewart Park ©
Stewart Park
Aunt Sarah's Falls ©
Aunt Sarah's Falls

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Hart's Location

Hart's Location ©
Hart's Location is a town in Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States. Visiting Flume Gorge and White Mountain National Forest will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Crawford Notch State Park and Franconia Notch. Take a break from Hart's Location with a short trip to New England Ski Museum in Franconia, about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Arethusa Falls, look for gifts at Covered Bridge Shoppe, and take in the awesome beauty at Rocky Gorge.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Hart's Location online road trip planner.

You can drive from Ithaca to Hart's Location in 7.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Hart's Location can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Hart's Location

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
White Mountain National Forest ©
White Mountain National Forest
Crawford Notch State Park ©
Crawford Notch State Park

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Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park ©

First Eastern National Park

The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cadillac Mountain and Park Loop Road. Escape the urban bustle at Beech Mountain Trail and The Bowl Trail. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Heart of Acadia Loop, get engrossed in the history at Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, get outside with Dorr Mountain, and look for all kinds of wild species at Indian Point Blagden Preserve.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Acadia National Park trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Hart's Location to Acadia National Park takes 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In September in Acadia National Park, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Heart of Acadia Loop ©
Heart of Acadia Loop

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Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Bar Harbor trip simple and quick.

Bar Harbor is just a stone's throw from Acadia National Park. In September in Bar Harbor, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. You will leave for Southwest Harbor on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Shopping

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Southwest Harbor

Southwest Harbor
Southwest Harbor is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Southwest Harbor trip itinerary builder app.

Southwest Harbor is just a short distance from Bar Harbor. In September, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 52°F. You'll set off for Portland on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Southwest Harbor

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Shopping

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Portland

Portland ©

The Forest City

Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Maine Jewish Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Rising Tide Brewing Company, learn about winemaking at Maine Mead Works, don't miss a visit to Portland Observatory, then examine the collection at Umbrella Cover Museum, and finally stop by Edgecomb Potters.

For reviews and other tourist information, go to the Portland trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Southwest Harbor to Portland in 12.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in September, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Portland

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art
Wadsworth-Longfellow House ©
Wadsworth-Longfellow House
Maine Mead Works ©
Maine Mead Works

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Boston

Boston ©

Beantown

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): wander the streets of Back Bay, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Trinity Church, and then get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Castle Island, get to know the fascinating history of HarborWalk, pause for some serene contemplation at King's Chapel, then get a sense of history and politics at Old State House, and finally contemplate the long history of Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Boston vacation planner.

Getting from Portland to Boston by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Portland in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Boston, with lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Trinity Church ©
Trinity Church
Old State House ©
Old State House
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

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Plymouth

Plymouth ©

America's Hometown

Rightly calling itself "America's Hometown," Plymouth holds a prominent place in the nation's history and culture as the site of the first Puritan colony.
On the 5th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Jabez Howland House, admire the majestic nature at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, then contemplate the long history of Mayflower II, and finally appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Pilgrim Hall Museum, then learn about winemaking at Plymouth Bay Winery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Brewster Gardens, and finally contemplate the long history of Mayflower Society House and Library.

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

You can drive from Boston to Plymouth in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Eastham.

Things to do in Plymouth

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Jabez Howland House ©
Jabez Howland House
Mayflower Society House and Library ©
Mayflower Society House and Library
Pilgrim Memorial State Park ©
Pilgrim Memorial State Park

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Eastham

Eastham ©
Eastham is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, Barnstable County being coextensive with Cape Cod. Get some historical perspective at Fort Hill Rural Historic District and Doane Rock. Explore hidden gems such as Cape Cod Provincelands Trail and Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. There's lots more to do: stroll through Nauset Light Beach, contemplate the long history of First Encounter Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Highland Light, and make a trip to Chatham's Godfrey Windmill.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Eastham sightseeing planning app.

Drive from Plymouth to Eastham in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Eastham are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Eastham

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Nauset Light Beach ©
Nauset Light Beach
Cape Cod Provincelands Trail ©
Cape Cod Provincelands Trail
Fort Hill Rural Historic District ©
Fort Hill Rural Historic District

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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): wander the streets of Times Square, take a memorable tour with Tours, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, take a stroll through Greenwich Village, and then make a trip to Washington Square Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the New York City road trip planner.

You can drive from Eastham to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Eastham in October, expect New York City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 70°F and 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and then wander the streets of Independence Mall.

Before you visit Philadelphia, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. October in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Lancaster.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge ©
Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Liberty Bell Center ©
Liberty Bell Center

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Lancaster

Lancaster ©

Red Rose City

The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
You've now added Conference Center at Shippensburg University to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): tour or see a show at Conference Center at Shippensburg University, make a trip to The Old Candle Barn, then get engrossed in the history at Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, then see the interesting displays at Biblical Tabernacle Reproduction, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Historic Rock Ford, then stroll the grounds of Woodward Hill Cemetery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Historic St. Mary's Catholic Church, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Thistle Finch Distillery.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Lancaster online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Lancaster takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Lancaster when traveling from Philadelphia in October, with lows around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Lancaster

Museums · Fun & Games · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society ©
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
Historic St. Mary's Catholic Church ©
Historic St. Mary's Catholic Church
Woodward Hill Cemetery ©
Woodward Hill Cemetery

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then ponder the world of politics at Smithsonian Institution Building, and then stop by Capitol Hill. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Great Falls Park and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Washington DC attractions planner.

You can drive from Lancaster to Washington DC in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Traveling from Lancaster in October, Washington DC is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Shenandoah National Park.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Great Falls Park ©
Great Falls Park

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Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park ©
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
On the 20th (Sun), get outside with Shenandoah River Adventures and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Limberlost Trail. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Grand Caverns and then hike along Jones Run Falls Trailhead.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Shenandoah National Park online day trip planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Shenandoah National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Washington DC in October since evenings lows in Shenandoah National Park dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Limberlost Trail ©
Limberlost Trail
Grand Caverns ©
Grand Caverns
Jones Run Falls Trailhead ©
Jones Run Falls Trailhead

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Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©

Hoo-Ville

Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Monticello, trek along Saunders-Monticello Trail, and then steep yourself in history at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable tour with Tours, then steep yourself in history at Mulberry Row, and then take in the exciting artwork at C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Charlottesville trip maker tool.

You can drive from Shenandoah National Park to Charlottesville in 1.5 hours. In October in Charlottesville, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Monticello ©
Monticello
Mulberry Row ©
Mulberry Row

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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©

Colonial Capital

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 24th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Bede Catholic Church, then contemplate the long history of Jamestown Settlement, and then immerse yourself in nature at York River State Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Colonial National Historical Park, steep yourself in history at Governor's Palace, contemplate the long history of George Wythe House, then pause for some serene contemplation at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, and finally do a tasting at Silver Hand Meadery.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Williamsburg road trip planner.

Drive from Charlottesville to Williamsburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Charlottesville in October, Williamsburg is a bit warmer at night with lows of 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Yorktown.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement
Governor's Palace ©
Governor's Palace
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church ©
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church

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Yorktown

Yorktown ©
Yorktown is a census-designated place (CDP) in York County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Historic Christ Church, don't miss a visit to Nelson House, then browse the exhibits of Moore House, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Colonial National Historical Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Riddick's Folly House Museum and then identify plant and animal life at Hughlett Point Natural Area.

Find out how to plan Yorktown trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Yorktown is just a short distance from Williamsburg. In October, daytime highs in Yorktown are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Yorktown

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Historic Christ Church ©
Historic Christ Church
Colonial National Historical Park ©
Colonial National Historical Park
Riddick's Folly House Museum ©
Riddick's Folly House Museum

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©

A Wondrous Diversity of Life

Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Get outdoors at Clingmans Dome and Little River Road. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Roaring Fork and Walker Sisters' Cabin. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Little Greenbrier School, admire all the interesting features of Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking, don't miss a visit to Elkmont Ghost Town, and pause for some photo ops at Rockefeller Memorial.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Great Smoky Mountains National Park online vacation planner.

You can drive from Yorktown to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Great Smoky Mountains National Park are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. On the 31st (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Little River Road ©
Little River Road

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