8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Bird in Hand
— 1 day
2
Front Royal
— 1 night
3
Luray
— 1 night
4
Harrisonburg
— 1 night
5
Charlottesville
— 2 nights
6
Meadows of Dan
— 1 night
7
Clarkesville
— 1 day

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Bird in Hand

Bird in Hand ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): look for gifts at Kitchen Kettle Village, examine the collection at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, and then get in on the family fun at Dutch Wonderland.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bird in Hand vacation planner.

Philadelphia to Bird in Hand is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi. In May in Bird in Hand, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Front Royal.

Things to do in Bird in Hand

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Dutch Wonderland, Kitchen Kettle Village, Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
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Dutch Wonderland ©
Dutch Wonderland
Kitchen Kettle Village ©
Kitchen Kettle Village
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ©
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

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Front Royal

Front Royal ©
Front Royal is a town in Warren County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): look for gifts at Mountain Mystic Trading Company, stroll through Appalachian Trail, and then Head underground at Skyline Caverns.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Front Royal holiday site.

Traveling by car from Bird in Hand to Front Royal takes 3 hours. May in Front Royal sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Luray.

Things to do in Front Royal

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Appalachian Trail
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Skyline Caverns ©
Skyline Caverns
Appalachian Trail ©
Appalachian Trail
Mountain Mystic Trading Company ©
Mountain Mystic Trading Company

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Luray

Luray ©
Nestled in the heart of the valley formed by the Shenandoah River, Luray draws visitors with a vast underground cavern system adorned with stalactites, stalagmites, and mirrored pools.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive, see the interesting displays at Luray Valley Museum & Shenandoah Heritage Village, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Luray Caverns.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Luray fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Front Royal to Luray takes an hour. In May in Luray, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Harrisonburg.

Things to do in Luray

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Skyline Drive
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Luray Caverns ©
Luray Caverns
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive

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Harrisonburg

Harrisonburg ©
Harrisonburg is an independent city in the Shenandoah Valley region of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): Head underground at Grand Caverns, thenmake a splash at Massanutten Indoor WaterPark, and then experience rural life at White Oak Lavender Farm & The Purple WOLF Vineyard.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Harrisonburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Luray to Harrisonburg takes an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Harrisonburg can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Harrisonburg

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Grand Caverns, Massanutten Indoor WaterPark
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Massanutten Indoor WaterPark ©
Massanutten Indoor WaterPark
Grand Caverns ©
Grand Caverns

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nights
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.
On the 20th (Mon), steep yourself in history at James Madison's Montpelier, thencontemplate the long history of James Monroe's Highland, and then contemplate the long history of Monticello. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of University of Virginia, experience rural life at Carter Mountain Orchard, thencontemplate the long history of Michie Tavern ca. 1784, and finally contemplate the long history of The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Charlottesville journey planning app.

Drive from Harrisonburg to Charlottesville in 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Charlottesville are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Meadows of Dan.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trip

James Madison's Montpelier
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Monticello ©
Monticello
James Monroe's Highland ©
James Monroe's Highland

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night
Meadows of Dan

Meadows of Dan ©
Offering a mix of history, nature, and bluegrass music heritage, a vacation in Meadows of Dan provides a quintessential Virginia experience.
On the 22nd (Wed), get great views at Lovers Leap Scenic Overlook, tee off at Primland Resort Golf Course, and then contemplate the long history of Mabry Mill.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Meadows of Dan online travel route planner.

You can drive from Charlottesville to Meadows of Dan in 3.5 hours. In May in Meadows of Dan, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Clarkesville.

Things to do in Meadows of Dan

Outdoors Golf Historic Sites
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Primland Resort Golf Course ©
Primland Resort Golf Course
Mabry Mill ©
Mabry Mill
Lovers Leap Scenic Overlook ©
Lovers Leap Scenic Overlook

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Clarkesville

Clarkesville ©
Clarkesville is a city in, and the county seat of, Habersham County, Georgia, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): view the masterpieces at Hickory Flat Pottery, thenhike along Hemlock Falls Trail, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Tallulah Gorge State Park.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Clarkesville visit planning website.

Traveling by car from Meadows of Dan to Clarkesville takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In May, daily temperatures in Clarkesville can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Clarkesville

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Tallulah Gorge State Park
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Tallulah Gorge State Park ©
Tallulah Gorge State Park
Hickory Flat Pottery ©
Hickory Flat Pottery

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