8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Dallas
— 1 day
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Birmingham
— 1 night
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Greenville
— 1 night
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Charlottesville
— 1 night
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Williamsburg
— 1 night
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Alexandria
— 1 night
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Providence
— 2 nights

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Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, then take in nature's colorful creations at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, and then take a tour by water with The Spirit of Dallas.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Dallas trip maker tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Dallas. In October, daytime highs in Dallas are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Birmingham.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Spirit of Dallas ©
The Spirit of Dallas
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

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Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
On the 11th (Sun), squeeze the most out of the city with Red Clay Tours and then examine the collection at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Birmingham trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Dallas to Birmingham in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Birmingham when traveling from Dallas in October, with lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Greenville.

Things to do in Birmingham

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum

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Greenville

Greenville ©
The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): grab your bike and head to GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail, stroll around Falls Park on the Reedy, then pause for some photo ops at Joel Roberts Poinsett Statue, then stop by M.Judson Booksellers & Storytellers, and finally indulge in your favorite hot beverage with Greenville History Tours.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Greenville trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Greenville takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and subway. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. October in Greenville sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Greenville History Tours ©
Greenville History Tours
GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail ©
GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): experience rural life at Carter Mountain Orchard and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Monticello.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Charlottesville trip builder.

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Greenville to Charlottesville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Greenville in October, Charlottesville is a bit cooler at night with lows of 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Monticello ©
Monticello
Carter Mountain Orchard ©
Carter Mountain Orchard

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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Jamestown Settlement and then steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Williamsburg trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Charlottesville to Williamsburg by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Williamsburg when traveling from Charlottesville in October, with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Alexandria.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

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Alexandria

Alexandria ©
Just a few metro stops away from the bustle of Washington D.C., Alexandria provides a respite from the fast-paced capital.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery, and then stop by Old Town.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Alexandria online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Williamsburg to Alexandria by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and subway; or take a train. In October in Alexandria, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Providence.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Arlington
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Providence

Providence ©
Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Mayflower II, pause for some photo ops at Plymouth Rock, then take an in-depth tour of The Jenney, and finally relax in the rural setting at Stone Bridge Farm. On the 17th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a tour by water with La Gondola, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lincoln Park Cemetery, and then contemplate the long history of Lizzie Borden House.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Providence day trip planning site.

You can fly from Alexandria to Providence in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Alexandria in October, with highs in Providence at 66°F and lows at 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Providence

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Plymouth, Lincoln Park Cemetery, Lizzie Borden House, Stone Bridge Farm
Highlights from your plan
La Gondola ©
La Gondola
Stone Bridge Farm ©
Stone Bridge Farm
Plymouth Rock ©
Plymouth Rock

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