13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 2 nights
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Jackson
— 1 night
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Memphis
— 2 nights
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Birmingham
— 1 night
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 1 night
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Raleigh
— 1 night
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Norfolk
— 3 nights

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, then make a trip to French Quarter, and finally go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

Plan my day in New Orleans using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Dublin, Ireland to New Orleans is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Dublin to New Orleans. Traveling from Dublin in August, you will find days in New Orleans are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are much warmer (32°C). On the 19th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Jackson.

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Must see
The National WWII Museum
4.8
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Must see
French Quarter
4.1

1
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Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Jackson trip builder.

Getting from New Orleans to Jackson by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Traveling from New Orleans in August, you will find days in Jackson are somewhat warmer (39°C), and nights are a bit cooler (26°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Memphis.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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Room Escape Game
Enter/Locked Escape Rooms
4.9
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Kayaking / Canoeing
Capital City Kayak Adventures
5.0

2
nights
Memphis

Memphis

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

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.
On the 21st (Sat), make a trip to Graceland, then explore the galleries of National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, then explore the world behind art at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, and then try your luck at Horseshoe Tunica.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Memphis trip planner.

You can drive from Jackson to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Memphis can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Memphis

Side Trip

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Specialty Museum
Graceland
4.4

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
On the 23rd (Mon), sample some tasty brews at Red Clay Tours, examine the collection at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, and then make a trip to Alabama Veterans Memorial Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Birmingham vacation planning site.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Birmingham takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Birmingham can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Atlanta.

Things to do in Birmingham

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Museums
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1
night
Atlanta

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Georgia Aquarium.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Atlanta trip planner.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Atlanta takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Birmingham to Atlanta due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Atlanta are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Atlanta

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Tours
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Must see
Food Tours
5.0
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Aquarium
Georgia Aquarium
4.4

1
night
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 25th (Wed), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Charleston visit planner.

You can fly from Atlanta to Charleston in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. August in Charleston sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Raleigh.

Things to do in Charleston

Side Trip

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Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
4.5
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Ghost / Vampire Tour
Ghost & Vampire Tours
3.7

1
night
Raleigh

Raleigh ©

City of Oaks

For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): find your balance on the water with Paddle Creek, indulge in some culinary diversions at Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours, then engage your brain at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, and finally identify plant and animal life at Fletcher Park.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Raleigh tour builder site.

Getting from Charleston to Raleigh by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Charleston in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Raleigh, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Norfolk.

Things to do in Raleigh

Tours · Museums · Childrens Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Paddle Creek
4.7

3
nights
Norfolk

Norfolk ©
Norfolk formed around a natural harbor that’s home to the world’s largest naval base, which helped cement the city as a keystone for strategic military planning and government.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Chrysler Museum of Art and then steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: whizz through the canopy at The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium, then take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Norfolk travel planner.

Drive from Raleigh to Norfolk in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Norfolk

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Historic Site
Colonial Williamsburg
4.4
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Pier / Boardwalk
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
4.5

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