9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: New York City
Drive:  9 h
1
Natural Bridge
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
2
Asheville
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Charleston
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  7 h 45 min
5
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Subway + Fly:  3 h 15 min
End: New York City

1
night
Natural Bridge

Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge is an unincorporated community in Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Caverns At Natural Bridge, get to know the resident critters at Natural Bridge Zoo, and then take in the pleasant sights at Dinosaur Kingdom II.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Natural Bridge sightseeing planner.

New York City to Natural Bridge is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from New York City in July; daily highs in Natural Bridge reach 74°F and lows reach 61°F. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Sat) before leaving for Asheville.

Things to do in Natural Bridge

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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Caverns At Natural Bridge ©
Caverns At Natural Bridge
Dinosaur Kingdom II ©
Dinosaur Kingdom II
Natural Bridge Zoo ©
Natural Bridge Zoo

1
night
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Blue Ridge Pkwy. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): cruise along Blue Ridge Pkwy.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Asheville driving holiday planner.

Drive from Natural Bridge to Asheville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Natural Bridge in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Asheville: temperatures range from 84°F by day to 65°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Sun) before leaving for Charleston.

Things to do in Asheville

Scenic Drive Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Blue Ridge Pkwy
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Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy

1
night
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Folly Beach Public Beach as well as Morris Island Lighthouse. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): enjoy the sea views from Morris Island Lighthouse.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Charleston trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Charleston takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Charleston when traveling from Asheville in July, with lows around 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Folly Beach Public Beach
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Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Morris Island Lighthouse ©
Morris Island Lighthouse

3
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Broadway at the Beach. On the 7th (Tue), stop by Harrelson's Seafood Market and then shop like a local with Broadway at the Beach. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Litchfield Beach and then don't miss a visit to Barefoot Landing.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Myrtle Beach trip planner.

Drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Myrtle Beach sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 75°F at night. On the 9th (Thu), you'll travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Harrelson's Seafood Market, Litchfield Beach, Barefoot Landing
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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Litchfield Beach ©
Litchfield Beach
Barefoot Landing ©
Barefoot Landing

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
You've added Korean War Veterans Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, White House, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): appreciate the history behind Jefferson Memorial, ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial. On your second day here, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, then pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial, then get a sense of history and politics at White House, and finally pause for some photo ops at Korean War Veterans Memorial.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Washington DC tour itinerary builder site.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Myrtle Beach to Washington DC in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. July in Washington DC sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks
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Lincoln Memorial ©
Lincoln Memorial
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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