15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Washington DC
— 1 day
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Parsons
— 1 night
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Louisville
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 2 nights
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Asheville
— 1 night
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Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 1 night
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Savannah
— 1 night
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at National Gallery of Art - Sculpture Garden, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of African Art, then admire the masterpieces at Smithsonian Institution Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, and finally pause for some photo ops at Albert Einstein Memorial.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC driving holiday planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Washington DC. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Parsons.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Shopping
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Parsons

Parsons
Parsons is a city in and the county seat of Tucker County, West Virginia, United States. Plan a Parsons trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Getting from Washington DC to Parsons by car takes about 3.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Washington DC in July: high temperatures in Parsons hover around 82°F and lows are around 61°F. On the 19th (Sun), you'll travel to Louisville.
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Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 20th (Mon), wander the streets of Frankfort Ave, explore the different monuments and memorials at Zachary Taylor National Cemetery, examine the collection at Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind, then stop by Art Eatables, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Assumption.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Louisville holiday app.

Traveling by car from Parsons to Louisville takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Parsons in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Louisville, with lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Louisville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Zachary Taylor National Cemetery ©
Zachary Taylor National Cemetery
Cathedral of the Assumption ©
Cathedral of the Assumption
Frankfort Ave ©
Frankfort Ave

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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 21st (Tue): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Prichard's Distillery, contemplate the waterfront views at Percy Priest Lake, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smith Creek Moonshine, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Upper Room.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville trip planner.

Getting from Louisville to Nashville by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Louisville to Nashville due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Nashville

Parks · Tours · Adventure
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Percy Priest Lake ©
Percy Priest Lake
Upper Room ©
Upper Room
Kayaking & Canoeing

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): get in on the family fun at Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Yee-Haw Brewing Co., stop by Stages West, walk around Patriot Park, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Shine Co., and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Shine Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): get your game on at Adventure Raceway, get your game on at Fast Tracks, then get your game on at SpeedZone Fun Park, then don't miss a visit to All Sauced Up # 2, and finally learn about winemaking at Mill Bridge Winery.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Pigeon Forge trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nashville to Pigeon Forge takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. Traveling from Nashville to Pigeon Forge, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. July in Pigeon Forge sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Fun & Games · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Tennessee Shine Co.
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Tennessee Shine Company ©
Tennessee Shine Company
Mill Bridge Winery ©
Mill Bridge Winery
Yee-Haw Brewing Co. ©
Yee-Haw Brewing Co.

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): appreciate the history behind Rockefeller Memorial, stroll through Alum Cave Trail, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, and finally identify plant and animal life at Quiet Walkways. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Metcalf Bottoms Picnic Area, get outside with The Sinks, and then admire the sheer force of Meigs Falls.

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park is just a short distance from Pigeon Forge. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Asheville.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Alum Cave Trail ©
Alum Cave Trail
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Quiet Walkways ©
Quiet Walkways

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Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 26th (Sun), view the masterpieces at Jonas Gerard Fine Art, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Wedge Brewing Company, then get a taste of the local shopping with Blue Spiral 1, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at One World Brewing.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Asheville trip maker app.

Getting from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Asheville by bus takes about 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in July, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Asheville

Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping · Museums
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Wedge Brewing Company ©
Wedge Brewing Company
One World Brewing ©
One World Brewing
Blue Spiral 1 ©
Blue Spiral 1

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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. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Boardwalk Winery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Andrews Catholic Church, then play a few rounds at West Course at Myrtle Beach National, then brush up on your military savvy at Warbird Park, and finally take in the waterfront at Second Avenue Pier.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Myrtle Beach online trip maker.

Getting from Asheville to Myrtle Beach by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Myrtle Beach when traveling from Asheville in July, with lows around 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Golf · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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St. Andrews Catholic Church ©
St. Andrews Catholic Church
Warbird Park ©
Warbird Park
Boardwalk Winery ©
Boardwalk Winery

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Gibbes Museum of Art, pause for some serene contemplation at Circular Congregational Church, take an in-depth tour of The Powder Magazine, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, and finally admire the striking features of Unitarian Church in Charleston.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Charleston day trip website.

Drive from Myrtle Beach to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Charleston are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Museums
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Circular Congregational Church ©
Circular Congregational Church
Gibbes Museum of Art ©
Gibbes Museum of Art
The Powder Magazine ©
The Powder Magazine

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Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum Inc., brush up on your military savvy at Webb Military Museum, contemplate the long history of Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home, then take in nature's colorful creations at Andrew Low House, and finally don't miss a visit to Chippewa Square.

Start your trip to Savannah by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Savannah, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 74°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Savannah

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum Inc. ©
Webb Military Museum ©
Webb Military Museum
Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home ©
Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 30th (Thu), examine the collection at David J. Sencer CDC Museum, take a stroll through Virginia-Highland, then have fun and explore at Interact Art Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at The Catholic Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Atlanta trip planner.

Getting from Savannah to Atlanta by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July in Atlanta, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Atlanta

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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David J. Sencer CDC Museum ©
David J. Sencer CDC Museum
Virginia-Highland ©
Virginia-Highland

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Virginia Beach

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): examine the collection at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum, take in the pleasant sights at King Neptune Statue on the Boardwalk, then stroll around Neptune's Park, then sample the fine beverages at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Grommet Island Park. On your second day here, trot along with a tour on horseback and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Virginia Beach visit planning site.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Virginia Beach takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Virginia Beach are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company ©
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company
Horseback Riding Tours

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