60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Charleston
— 6 nights
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Savannah
— 4 nights
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Myrtle Beach
— 4 nights
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Cleveland
— 5 nights
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Louisville
— 4 nights
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Nashville
— 5 nights
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Pigeon Forge
— 4 nights
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Asheville
— 5 nights
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Atlanta
— 4 nights
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Birmingham
— 3 nights
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Natchez
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Harpers Ferry
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Williamsburg
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Philadelphia
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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: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, tour the pleasant surroundings at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Charleston online trip itinerary planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Charleston is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in August; daily highs in Charleston reach 36°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks · Tours · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Savannah

— 4 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Savannah: Jekyll Island Trail System (in Jekyll Island), Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Hilton Head) and Christ Church (in Saint Simons Island). There's much more to do: get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, make a trip to Historic River Street, and brush up on your military savvy at Webb Military Museum.

To see maps and other tourist information, go to the Savannah trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Myrtle Beach

— 4 nights
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Myrtle Beach: Litchfield Beach (in Litchfield Beach) and Brookgreen Gardens (in Murrells Inlet). And it doesn't end there: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, stroll through Myrtle Beach, see the interesting displays at Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum, and catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel.

To find reviews and other tourist information, go to the Myrtle Beach route builder site.

You can drive from Savannah to Myrtle Beach in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or fly. August in Myrtle Beach sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Cleveland.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Cleveland

— 5 nights

Forest City

A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Get out of town with these interesting Cleveland side-trips: Youngstown (The Butler Institute of American Art & Fellows Riverside Gardens), Miller Nature Preserve (in Avon) and Cedar Point (in Sandusky). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, get outside with Beaver Marsh, admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art, and stroll through F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cleveland road trip planning website.

Getting from Myrtle Beach to Cleveland by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Myrtle Beach in August, things will get little chillier in Cleveland: highs are around 31°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to fly to Louisville.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Louisville

— 4 nights

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Get out of town with these interesting Louisville side-trips: Beer Tastings & Tours (in Cincinnati), Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm (in Georgetown) and Juniper Hill Park and Golf Course (in Frankfort). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, and learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Louisville vacation planner.

Fly from Cleveland to Louisville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cleveland in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Louisville, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Louisville

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Nashville

— 5 nights

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nashville: Mammoth Cave (in Mammoth Cave National Park), Historic Thomas Drugs (in Cross Plains) and Casey Jones Distillery (in Hopkinsville). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and explore the galleries of Andrew Jackson's Hermitage.

Plan trip to Nashville with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Louisville to Nashville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Louisville to Nashville. In September, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge

— 4 nights

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Get out of town with these interesting Pigeon Forge side-trips: Hartford (Zipline & River Rafting & Tubing). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, find something for the whole family at The Island in Pigeon Forge, stroll around Chimneys Picnic Area, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Pigeon Forge tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Nashville to Pigeon Forge in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Pigeon Forge is 1 hour. September in Pigeon Forge sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Asheville.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Asheville

— 5 nights

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Change things up with these side-trips from Asheville: Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum (in Maggie Valley), Tennessee Hills Distillery (in Jonesborough) and Zipline (in Lake Lure). Next up on the itinerary: explore and take pictures at Blue Ridge Pkwy, surround yourself with nature on Tumblestone Tours and Transportation, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dark Corner Distillery, and learn the secrets of beer at BREW-ed.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Asheville trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Pigeon Forge to Asheville takes 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Asheville can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to fly to Atlanta.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife

Side Trips

Atlanta

— 4 nights

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Change things up with these side-trips from Atlanta: Little Mulberry Park (in Dacula), Monastery of the Holy Spirit (in Conyers) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Ducktown). Next up on the itinerary: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, view the masterpieces at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, and see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Atlanta trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Asheville to Atlanta takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Asheville in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Atlanta, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Atlanta

Tours · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Birmingham

— 3 nights

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Change things up with these side-trips from Birmingham: Decatur (Morgan Coutny Archives & Cook Museum of Natural Science). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, sample some tasty brews at Red Clay Tours, take in nature's colorful creations at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, and take some stellar pictures from Vulcan Park and Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Birmingham travel route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Atlanta to Birmingham takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to Birmingham. In September, daily temperatures in Birmingham can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Natchez.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Parks · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Natchez

— 1 night
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Natchez Garden Club and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary Basilica.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Natchez trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Natchez takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Harpers Ferry.

Things to do in Natchez

Parks · Historic Sites

Harpers Ferry

— 3 nights
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Venture out of the city with trips to Winchester (Stonewall Jackson's Headquarters & Rocking S Ranch). Spend the 2nd (Sun) exploring nature at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from The Point, steep yourself in history at White Hall Tavern, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Armory Canal Trail.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Harpers Ferry travel route planner.

Fly from Natchez to Harpers Ferry in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Natchez to Harpers Ferry due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Natchez in September, things will get little chillier in Harpers Ferry: highs are around 30°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Williamsburg

— 3 nights

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.
Step out of Williamsburg to go to Newport News and see The Noland Trail, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Spend the 5th (Wed) exploring nature at Colonial National Historical Park. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Colonial Williamsburg, browse the exhibits of Historic Jamestowne, make a splash at Water Country USA, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Williamsburg trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Harpers Ferry to Williamsburg by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Harpers Ferry in October, expect Williamsburg to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Philadelphia

— 8 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
Explore Philadelphia's surroundings by going to The Amish Farm and House (in Lancaster), Old Windmill Farm (in Ronks) and Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania (in Strasburg). There's still lots to do: get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, admire the masterpieces at Rodin Museum, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, and don't miss a visit to Liberty Bell Center.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia online sightseeing planner.

Fly from Williamsburg to Philadelphia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Williamsburg, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Philadelphia, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

South Carolina travel guide

4.3
Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens · Beaches
The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.

Georgia travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Aquariums · Parks
The Peach State
Founded in 1733, Georgia was one of the original 13 colonies that became the United States. Much more geographically diverse than most visitors realize, the state features a scenic seacoast, high mountain peaks, and large urban centers, with broad rural areas in between. Once famous mostly for historical attractions memorializing the Civil War era and the Civil Rights Movement, Georgia now draws tourists from around the world with its rich musical tradition and distinctive cuisine. Start your Georgian adventure in Atlanta, the state's economic powerhouse, and then road trip to the coastal barrier islands, nature preserves, and chic vacation resorts.

Ohio travel guide

4.2
Specialty Museums · Casinos · Water Parks
The Buckeye State
Nicknamed the "Heart of It All" because of its heart-like shape, Ohio is perhaps best described as a mosaic of big cities and small towns, with vast tracts of farmland in between. Always a major industrial and political player in the country, the state was the home to eight American presidents and the Wright brothers, inventors of the airplane. The first man to walk on the Moon came from Ohio, as did 23 other astronauts. More than just an overachiever in science, industry, and politics, the state is also a serious holiday destination, featuring both traditional Amish farms and bustling cities with a great selection of things to do.

Kentucky travel guide

4.5
Caves · Specialty Museums · Distilleries
The Bluegrass State
A diverse region of sprawling farmland and rich cultural heritage, Kentucky is the birthplace of American horse racing and home to the world-famous Kentucky Derby. While the cities of Lexington and Louisville experience the majority of the state's tourism, Kentucky is also a favorite among outdoor enthusiasts with its array of natural attractions, including the Cumberland Gap and the world's longest cave system at Mammoth Cave National Park. Take a tour through original Civil War battlefields to delve into the nation's history, or head to one of the many bourbon distilleries to learn more about Kentucky's most famous export.

Tennessee travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Distilleries · Theme Parks
The Volunteer State
Divided by law, geography, and custom into three major regions, represented by the three stars on state's flag, Tennessee boasts a distinctive musical heritage that includes elements of bluegrass, country-western, and blues. With a countryside as diverse as its people, Tennessee includes landscapes ranging from a mountainous region in the east to the lowlands of the west, with gently rolling hills in the middle. For a well-rounded vacation, you can hike remote mountain trails in the morning and explore the crowded bars of Nashville in the evening. Visit the urban attractions, such as Elvis Presley's former residence in Memphis, but don't miss a chance to spend some time in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, situated in the eastern part of the state.

North Carolina travel guide

4.4
History Museums · Specialty Museums · Zipline
The Tar Heel State
A top destination for a holiday in nature, North Carolina provides a seemingly endless variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, mountain climbing, and skiing. While the state's rural regions offer a taste of traditional Appalachian music and culture, its increasingly diverse big cities feature modern skyscrapers, renowned museums, and historical neighborhoods perfect for sightseeing tours. The coastal region, famous for its year-round temperate climate, attracts millions of annual visitors, making North Carolina the sixth most-visited state in the country. Though it's hard to find a quiet time of year in coastal North Carolina, the state's inland areas retain many secluded corners where you can experience the laid-back Old South atmosphere.

Alabama travel guide

4.3
History Museums · Military Museums · Specialty Museums
Heart of Dixie
Known as a focal point of the civil rights struggle in the 1960s, Alabama features diverse landscapes that include tall mountains, rolling hills, and gentle plains. Though still largely undiscovered by foreign visitors, Alabama offers tourists a chance to discover the distinct culture of the Deep South. In addition to well-preserved examples of antebellum architecture, this area also boasts an outstanding local cuisine, famous for traditional barbecue recipes passed down from generation to generation. Looking for outdoorsy things to do? Nature lovers on holiday can explore the state's beaches, rugged canyons, and lush river valleys.

Mississippi travel guide

3.4
Casinos · Historic Sites · History Museums
The Magnolia State
Still relatively unspoiled by mass tourism, Mississippi epitomizes rich history and offers warm hospitality to those who vacation here. The Mississippi River forms most of its western border, so it's no surprise that this mighty waterway shapes the lives of people calling the "Magnolia State" their home. The river influences everything from the food they eat to the music they listen to. Perhaps the easiest way to discover Mississippi is to take a drive on the 715 km (444 mi) long national parkway, which follows a route used since pre-colonial times that's famous for its scenic beauty and attractions of historical interest. At the end of the parkway sits a town packed with nearly 600 antebellum homes.

West Virginia travel guide

4.1
Historic Sites · State Parks · Zipline
The Mountain State
Located entirely within the Appalachian Mountain region, the aptly nicknamed "Mountain State" represents the highest state east of the Mississippi River with an average elevation of about 460 m (1,500 ft) above sea level. With an official motto of "Mountaineers are always free," West Virginia is home to a fiercely independent people, proud of their state's rich natural resources, physical beauty, and traditional culture. The state is often overlooked by tourists, and its major attractions retain an off-the-beaten-path character and exemplify a laid-back pace of life. West Virginians like to describe their part of the country as both wild and wonderful, a claim you can easily test on a holiday here by filling your itinerary with exploration of the state's green mountains, white-water rivers, and historical small towns.

Virginia travel guide

4.6
History Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Historic Sites
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.

Pennsylvania travel guide

4.3
History Museums · Casinos · Specialty Museums
The Keystone State
One of the country's 13 original founding states, Pennsylvania contains a balance of modern cities and fertile fields. A rich and varied state with a colorful history dating back to colonial times, it remains a worthy holiday destination with its well-preserved 19th-century battle sites and memorial parks. This diverse land is home to pristine forests and rugged mountain regions. For an urban experience, visit the state's university cities, offering numerous tourist attractions as well as thriving music, performance, art, and culinary scenes. The region's Amish country provides a weekend getaway in a picturesque setting of quaint towns surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland.