15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner
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Drive to Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to New York City


Boston — 3 nights

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Venture out of the city with trips to Plymouth Rock (in Plymouth), Sandwich (Hoxie House, Sandwich Glass Museum, &more) and Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House (in Concord). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, and admire the natural beauty at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Boston route app.

New York City to Boston is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in October, things will get little chillier in Boston: highs are around 64°F and lows about 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can fly to Charleston.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums
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Charleston — 3 nights

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, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Outdoor Activities, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and brush up on your military savvy at Patriots Point.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, refer to the Charleston driving holiday planner.

Fly from Boston to Charleston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Boston in October: high temperatures in Charleston hover around 78°F and lows are around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Clearwater.
Tours · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Clearwater — 4 nights

Holding the record for most consecutive days of sunshine in a single year, Clearwater offers long sandy beaches and proximity to other major cities in the Tampa Bay area.
Get out of town with these interesting Clearwater side-trips: Orlando (Walt Disney World Resort, Magic Kingdom Park, &more). There's more to do: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Scientology Information Center.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Clearwater trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Charleston to Clearwater in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Charleston in October, expect Clearwater to be a bit warmer, temps between 85°F and 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to fly to Asheville.
Theme Parks · Adventure · Tours · Outdoors
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Asheville — 2 nights

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): relax in the rural setting at Justus Orchard, go deep underground at Crystal Mountain Gem Mine, and then view the masterpieces at New Morning Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): get outside with Tumblestone Tours and Transportation and then explore and take pictures at Blue Ridge Pkwy.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Asheville journey maker app.

You can fly from Clearwater to Asheville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Clearwater in October, plan for little chillier days in Asheville, with highs around 70°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Abingdon.
Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Scenic Drive
Side Trips
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Abingdon — 1 night

Abingdon is a town in Washington County, Virginia, United States, southwest of Roanoke. On the 22nd (Fri), get engrossed in the history at The Birthplace of Country Music Museum, hike along Virginia Creeper National Recreation Trail, and then grab your bike and head to Shuttle Shack.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Abingdon route site.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Abingdon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Bedford.
Trails · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Bedford — 1 night

Bedford is an incorporated town and former independent city located within Bedford County in the U.S. state of Virginia. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): relax in the rural setting at A.J. Gross & Sons Orchard and then appreciate the history behind National D-Day Memorial.

To see photos and tourist information, read our Bedford sightseeing tool.

You can drive from Abingdon to Bedford in 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Bedford can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.
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United States travel guide

Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

North Carolina travel guide

History Museums · Specialty Museums · Zipline
The Tar Heel State
A top destination for a holiday in nature, North Carolina provides a seemingly endless variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, mountain climbing, and skiing. While the state's rural regions offer a taste of traditional Appalachian music and culture, its increasingly diverse big cities feature modern skyscrapers, renowned museums, and historical neighborhoods perfect for sightseeing tours. The coastal region, famous for its year-round temperate climate, attracts millions of annual visitors, making North Carolina the sixth most-visited state in the country. Though it's hard to find a quiet time of year in coastal North Carolina, the state's inland areas retain many secluded corners where you can experience the laid-back Old South atmosphere.

Virginia travel guide

History Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Historic Sites
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.