8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Lexington
— 1 day
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights
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Hilton Head
— 1 night
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Weston
— 1 night
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Frederick
— 2 nights

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Lexington

Lexington ©
Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): experience rural life at Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm and then try your luck at Keeneland.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lexington trip itinerary maker.

Washington DC to Lexington is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Lexington when traveling from Washington DC in October, with lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Lexington

Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trip

Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm
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Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm ©
Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm
Keeneland ©
Keeneland

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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, then see a show at Grand Ole Opry, and finally sample the fine beverages at Smith Creek Moonshine.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nashville day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lexington to Nashville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Lexington to Nashville due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in October, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Nashville

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Tours
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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Beer Tastings & Tours

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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©
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.
On the 18th (Sun), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, then experience the excitement of Rocky Top Mountain Coaster, and finally see the interesting displays at Titanic Museum Attraction. On the next day, cool off at Dollywood.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Pigeon Forge trip itinerary planner.

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. In October, daytime highs in Pigeon Forge are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

Gatlinburg
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Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Dollywood ©
Dollywood
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

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Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): see the world from above with Hilton Head Heli Tours, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then stroll through Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Hilton Head trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Pigeon Forge to Hilton Head in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Pigeon Forge in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Hilton Head, with lows of 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Weston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, then view the masterpieces at Appalachian Glass, and then contemplate the long history of Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Weston road trip planning website.

Fly from Hilton Head to Weston in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Hilton Head in October, expect Weston to be little chillier, temps between 66°F and 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Frederick.

Things to do in Weston

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Appalachian Glass ©
Appalachian Glass
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass

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Frederick

Frederick ©
Frederick is a city and the county seat of Frederick County in the U.S. On the 22nd (Thu), explore the galleries of Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, and then steep yourself in history at Little Round Top. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: witness the site of a historic battle at Antietam National Battlefield.

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You can drive from Weston to Frederick in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. October in Frederick sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Frederick

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Antietam National Battlefield
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield

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