8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

Make it your trip
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Nashville
— 1 night
Fly
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Saint Louis
— 2 nights
Fly
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Omaha
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sioux Falls
— 1 night
Drive
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Keystone
— 1 night
Fly

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Nashville

— 1 night

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.
To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nashville online holiday planner.

Charlotte to Nashville is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Charlotte to Nashville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, daytime highs in Nashville are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. On the 8th (Mon), you'll travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Nashville

Nightlife · Parks · Tours · Shopping

Saint Louis

— 2 nights

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C. in the number of free activities available by spending your holiday exploring the city's central neighborhoods, famous for their restored century-old red-brick buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Transportation, then examine the collection at City Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, and finally stroll around Forest Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): stroll around Laumeier Sculpture Park, stroll through World Bird Sanctuary, then test your problem-solving skills at Breakout Games - St. Louis, then explore the engaging exhibits at Myseum, and finally stroll through The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Saint Louis road trip planning website.

Fly from Nashville to Saint Louis in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nashville in March, expect nights in Saint Louis to be about the same, around 35°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to fly to Omaha.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Omaha

— 2 nights

Gateway to the West

A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Henry Doorly Zoo, stroll through Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, then learn more about the world around you at Mangelsen Images of Nature Gallery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Desoto National Wildlife Refuge, and finally look for gifts at Old Market Candy Shop. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around OPPD Arboretum, stroll through Heron Haven, explore the world behind art at Joslyn Art Museum, then take an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum, and finally try to win big at Horseshoe Council Bluffs.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Omaha itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Saint Louis to Omaha takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Saint Louis in March, expect slightly colder with lows of 29°F in Omaha. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sioux Falls.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Casinos

Side Trips

Sioux Falls

— 1 night
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. state of South Dakota. On the 12th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Cathedral, explore the engaging exhibits at Stockyards Ag Experience, sample the tasty concoctions at WoodGrain Brewing Company, test your problem-solving skills at Escape 605, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Butterfly House & Aquarium, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Hydra Beer Company.

Make your Sioux Falls itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Omaha to Sioux Falls takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Omaha in March, expect Sioux Falls to be little chillier, temps between 44°F and 24°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Keystone.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Keystone

— 1 night

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
On the 13th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Center Lake, explore the activities along Grace Coolidge Creek, explore the activities along Horse Thief Lake, then trek along Presidential Trail, and finally appreciate the history behind Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Keystone trip site.

You can drive from Sioux Falls to Keystone in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sioux Falls to Keystone. In March, plan for daily highs up to 46°F, and evening lows to 22°F. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
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.

South Dakota travel guide

4.2
National Parks · Scenic Drive · Monuments
The State of Great Faces and Great Places
Famous for the cliffside monuments of Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse memorial, South Dakota is a land of Old West history, American Indian culture, and impressive natural wonders. Get to know the state's diverse and breathtaking landscape with a trip through Custer National Park, with a herd of 1,300 free-roaming bison, or by traversing the dramatic peaks of Badlands National Park near the Black Hills. Allow time in your itinerary to visit the state's largest city, Sioux Falls, for shopping, dining, and entertainment options, as well as a number of museums and historical attractions.