59 days in United States Itinerary

59 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday planner

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Savannah
— 5 nights
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Charleston
— 6 nights
Fly to Norfolk, Drive to Hatteras Island
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Hatteras Island
— 5 nights
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Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 2 nights
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Virginia Beach
— 4 nights
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Drive to Knotts Island, NC, Ferry to Currituck, NC, Drive to Corolla
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Corolla
— 3 nights
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Gettysburg
— 5 nights
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Jim Thorpe
— 5 nights
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Watkins Glen
— 4 nights
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Rochester
— 4 nights
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Burlington
— 4 nights
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Montpelier
— 4 nights
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Saco
— 2 nights
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Bar Harbor
— 5 nights
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Savannah

— 5 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Get out of town with these interesting Savannah side-trips: Heyward House Museum & Welcome Center (in Bluffton) and Hilton Head (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Hilton Head Island Bike Trails). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Savannah Historic District, stroll around Forsyth Park, brush up on your military savvy at Webb Military Museum, and make a trip to Historic River Street.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Savannah road trip planner.

Philadelphia to Savannah is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Philadelphia in April; daily highs in Savannah reach 77°F and lows reach 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Charleston

— 6 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for parks, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, get engrossed in the history at Warren Lasch Conservation Center - H.L. Hunley Submarine, and brush up on your military savvy at Patriots Point.

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

You can drive from Savannah to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 57°F. On the 28th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hatteras Island.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Hatteras Island

— 5 nights
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hatteras Island: Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Historic Site & Museum (in Rodanthe) and Ocracoke (Ocracoke Pony Pens & Ocracoke Lighthouse). Spend the 29th (Fri) exploring nature at Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Hatteras Island trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Charleston to Hatteras Island takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Charleston in April, expect nights in Hatteras Island to be about the same, around 54°F, while days are slightly colder, around 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Manteo.

Things to do in Hatteras Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Manteo, Roanoke Island

— 2 nights
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Outer Banks Distilling and then take in the dramatic natural features at Jockey's Ridge State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Island Farm, visit a coastal fixture at Bodie Island Lighthouse, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Manteo travel route planning website.

You can drive from Hatteras Island to Manteo in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in May, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Manteo

Parks · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Nature

Side Trip

Virginia Beach

— 4 nights

The Resort City

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Explore Virginia Beach's surroundings by going to Williamsburg (Historic Jamestowne, Jamestown Settlement, &more) and Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Yorktown). There's much more to do: take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk, trot along with a tour on horseback, see the interesting displays at Military Aviation Museum, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Virginia Beach itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Manteo to Virginia Beach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. In May, daytime highs in Virginia Beach are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Corolla.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Corolla

— 3 nights
A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
Corolla is known for wildlife, historic sites, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see Off-Road Tours, take an exotic tour of Back Country Safari Tours, add some fun to your beach time Water Sports, and take in the waterfront at Duck Town Boardwalk.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Corolla online trip builder.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Virginia Beach to Corolla takes 3.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Corolla can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Corolla

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gettysburg

— 5 nights
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.
Take a break from Gettysburg with a short trip to Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in Harpers Ferry, about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, get to know the fascinating history of Shriver House Museum, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Gettysburg trip planner.

You can drive from Corolla to Gettysburg in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and train; or do a combination of car, flight, train, and bus. Traveling from Corolla in May, expect Gettysburg to be slightly colder, temps between 71°F and 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Jim Thorpe.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

Jim Thorpe

— 5 nights
Jim Thorpe is a borough and the county seat of Carbon County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jim Thorpe: Hickory Run State Park (in White Haven), Bushkill Falls (in Bushkill) and D.G. Yuengling and Son Brewery (in Pottsville). Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at Jim Thorpe Massage & Wellness Studio, pause for some serene contemplation at Episcopal Parish of St. Mark and St. John, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary, and get engrossed in the history at Old Jail Museum.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Jim Thorpe online route planner.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Jim Thorpe takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Jim Thorpe sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Watkins Glen.

Things to do in Jim Thorpe

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Watkins Glen

— 4 nights
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. Change things up with a short trip to Three Brothers Wineries and Estates in Geneva (about 44 minutes away). Spend the 24th (Tue) exploring the striking scenery along Seneca Lake Wine Trail. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Corning Museum of Glass, sample the tasty concoctions at Wagner Vineyards, immerse yourself in nature at Watkins Glen State Park, and do a tasting at Lakewood Vineyards.

For other places to visit and tourist information, go to the Watkins Glen tour itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Jim Thorpe to Watkins Glen takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Watkins Glen are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rochester.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Wineries · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Rochester

— 4 nights

Flower City

Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rochester: Lazy Acre Alpacas (in Bloomfield), The Wadsworth Homestead (in Geneseo) and Letchworth State Park (in Castile). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at The Strong National Museum of Play, get to know the resident critters at Seneca Park Zoo, stroll around Highland Park, and learn the secrets of beer at Crush Beer & Wine Tours.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rochester route planning app.

You can drive from Watkins Glen to Rochester in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in May, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for the flight to Burlington.

Things to do in Rochester

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Burlington

— 4 nights
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Vermont and the seat of Chittenden County. Explore Burlington's surroundings by going to Ticonderoga (Star Trek Original Series Set Tour & Fort Ticonderoga). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Shelburne Museum, see Vintage Photography Emporium, contemplate the long history of Shelburne Farms, and hike along Burlington Bike Path.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Burlington road trip planner.

You can fly from Rochester to Burlington in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in May, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Montpelier.

Things to do in Burlington

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Montpelier

— 4 nights
Montpelier is the capital city of the U.S. state of Vermont and the seat of Washington County. Get out of town with these interesting Montpelier side-trips: Lincoln (Flume Gorge & Off-Road Tours). There's lots more to do: experience rural life at Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks, make a trip to Bragg Farm Sugar House & Gift Shop, take in the awesome beauty at Camel's Hump, and appreciate the history behind Ceres.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Montpelier trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Burlington to Montpelier by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Burlington in June since evenings lows in Montpelier dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saco.

Things to do in Montpelier

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Saco

— 2 nights
Saco is a city in York County, Maine, United States. On the 8th (Wed), get in on the family fun at Funtown Splashtown USA, then admire the majestic nature at Ferry Beach State Park, and then examine the collection at Seashore Trolley Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then cruise along Ocean Ave.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Saco journey planner.

You can drive from Montpelier to Saco in 3.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Saco are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Saco

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Bar Harbor

— 5 nights
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Bar Harbor side-trips: Mount Battie (in Camden) and Belfast Harborwalk (in Belfast). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Shore Path, explore the activities along Jordan Pond Path Trailhead, look for gifts at Bar Harbor Popcorn, and take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bar Harbor day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Saco to Bar Harbor takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Saco in June, expect nights in Bar Harbor to be about the same, around 52°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 68°F. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Tue).

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · 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.

Finger Lakes travel guide

4.5
Wineries & Vineyards · State Parks · Specialty Museums
New York's Wine Country
Defined by wine and water, the Finger Lakes region includes 11 elongated bodies of water spread over 130 km (80 mi) of rolling countryside in the northern section of the state of New York. In addition to the picturesque waterways, the Finger Lakes' main vacation attraction is its more than 100 wineries: the area is a top wine region, often referred to as the East Coast's answer to California's Napa Valley. Tour the wineries and recreational areas dotting the slopes above the lakes, but don't forget to include a trip or two to the region's vibrant towns, known for their lively culinary and nightlife scenes.