31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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Williamsburg
— 1 night
2
Virginia Beach
— 1 night
3
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
4
Charleston
— 3 nights
5
Asheville
— 3 nights
6
Denver
— 3 nights
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
8
Sedona
— 1 night
9
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
10
San Francisco
— 4 nights
11
Portland
— 5 nights

1
night
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 2nd (Sun): steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg and then explore the striking landscape of Colonial National Historical Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Williamsburg tour itinerary planner.

Massena to Williamsburg is an approximately 11-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Massena in August; daily highs in Williamsburg reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Colonial National Historical Park ©
Colonial National Historical Park

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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 3rd (Mon): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, thentake a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Owl Creek.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Virginia Beach trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Williamsburg to Virginia Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Owl Creek ©
Owl Creek

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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 4th (Tue): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, thentake a memorable tour with Tours, and then take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach online trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Virginia Beach to Myrtle Beach in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of tram, train, and car. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Tours Outdoors Neighborhoods
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach

3
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for parks, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the majestic nature at Isle of Palms County Park, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, take in nature's colorful creations at Battery & White Point Gardens, and get outside with Addam's Artifacts & Relic Hunting Adventures.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Charleston trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Myrtle Beach to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Charleston are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Asheville.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Isle of Palms County Park, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Isle of Palms County Park ©
Isle of Palms County Park
Battery & White Point Gardens ©
Battery & White Point Gardens

3
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Asheville

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Asheville: Zipline (in Lake Lure), River Rafting & Tubing (in Bryson City) and Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards (in Hendersonville). There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Biltmore, see the interesting displays at Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at New Belgium Brewing Company, and take a memorable drive along Blue Ridge Pkwy.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Asheville route maker.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Asheville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Charleston in August, things will get slightly colder in Asheville: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors Scenic Drive Museums

Side Trips

Zipline, Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum, River Rafting & Tubing, Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards, Blue Ridge Pkwy
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River Rafting & Tubing
Zipline
Biltmore ©
Biltmore

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Denver

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Explore Denver's surroundings by going to Estes Park (Spas & Off-Road Tours), North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop (in Cascade) and Colorado Springs (Garden of the Gods & Penrose Heritage Museum). There's still lots to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and go deep underground at Hidee Gold Mine.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Denver road trip planner.

Fly from Asheville to Denver in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Asheville to Denver due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Asheville in August since evenings lows in Denver dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Denver

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Estes Park, Colorado Springs, Hidee Gold Mine, River Rafting & Tubing, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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River Rafting & Tubing
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Off-Road Tours

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nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, explore and take pictures at Cape Royal, and trek along South Kaibab Trail.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online trip itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Denver to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Denver in August, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
North Kaibab Trail ©
North Kaibab Trail
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point

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Sedona

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, thensee Off-Road Tours, and then cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Sedona route planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona by car takes about 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Sedona at °F and lows at °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors Tours Scenic Drive
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Off-Road Tours
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)
Spas

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Pack the 19th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and see the interesting displays at The Wende Museum of the Cold War.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles holiday planner.

You can fly from Sedona to Los Angeles in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Sedona to Los Angeles, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sedona in August: highs in Los Angeles hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, The Wende Museum of the Cold War, All Saints' Episcopal Church
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The Wende Museum of the Cold War ©
The Wende Museum of the Cold War
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and walk around Crissy Field.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in August, with highs in San Francisco at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: Cannon Beach (Ecola State Park & Oswald West State Park). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Portland Timbers, don't miss a visit to Pittock Mansion, stroll around Forest Park, and admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Portland driving holiday tool.

Getting from San Francisco to Portland by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Portland: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Cannon Beach
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Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park
Portland Timbers ©
Portland Timbers
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

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