8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
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Indianapolis
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Memphis
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Atlanta
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
7
Savannah
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Indianapolis

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Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
On the 24th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally appreciate the history behind Monument Circle.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Indianapolis trip itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Indianapolis. In October, daily temperatures in Indianapolis can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games
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Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Room Escape Games
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum ©
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum

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Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Graceland, appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Memphis day trip site .

Getting from Indianapolis to Memphis by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Indianapolis in October, with highs in Memphis at 77°F and lows at 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Museums
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Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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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 26th (Sat): see a show at Grand Ole Opry, see the interesting displays at RCA Studio B, then see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill).

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Nashville attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in October, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Nightlife Fun & Games
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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

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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 27th (Sun), cool off at Dollywood, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, and then learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines. Keep things going the next day: test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, and finally do a tasting at Mill Bridge Winery.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Pigeon Forge tour itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Nashville to Pigeon Forge in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Pigeon Forge due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg
Highlights from your plan
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Dollywood ©
Dollywood
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 29th (Tue), examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, then meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, and then admire the majestic nature at Chastain Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Atlanta trip itinerary planning app .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Pigeon Forge to Atlanta in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. October in Atlanta sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Chastain Park ©
Chastain Park

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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach, then admire the masterpieces at Brookgreen Gardens, and then stop by Palmetto Distillery.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Myrtle Beach trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Atlanta to Myrtle Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Myrtle Beach are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Brookgreen Gardens
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Brookgreen Gardens ©
Brookgreen Gardens
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach

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Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, admire the landmark architecture of Historic Savannah Theatre, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, then stroll around Forsyth Park, and finally wander the streets of Savannah Historic District.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Savannah trip planner.

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Savannah in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Ghost & Vampire Tours
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

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