7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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7 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sylacauga
Drive:  6​h
1
Louisville
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Lancaster
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
3
Salem
— 3 nights
Drive:  8​h
4
Charlottesville
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 45​min
End: Sylacauga

1
night
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 23rd (Mon), Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern and then try to win big at Churchill Downs. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, and then examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum.

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

Sylacauga to Louisville is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Traveling from Sylacauga to Louisville, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sylacauga in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Louisville, with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lancaster.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum

1
night
Lancaster

Lancaster ©
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 The United States Hot Air Balloon Team to your itinerary.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lancaster online travel planner .

Getting from Louisville to Lancaster by combination of flight and train takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, subway, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in September, and nighttime lows around 57°F. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Salem.

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Tours Outdoors
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nights
Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Salem Night Tour. On the 26th (Thu), steep yourself in history at The House of the Seven Gables and then join in the after-dark buzz at Salem Night Tour. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Halibut Point State Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at Good Harbor Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Salem day trip planning website .

You can drive from Lancaster to Salem in 7 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Salem

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Halibut Point State Park, Good Harbor Beach
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Good Harbor Beach ©
Good Harbor Beach
The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Halibut Point State Park ©
Halibut Point State Park

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night
Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
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.
You've now added Cville Hop on Tours to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): join in the after-dark buzz at Cville Hop on Tours.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Charlottesville online day trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Salem to Charlottesville takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Salem in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 60°F in Charlottesville. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Charlottesville

Tours Nightlife
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Cville Hop on Tours ©
Cville Hop on Tours

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