17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Hot Springs
— 1 night
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New Orleans
— 2 nights
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Jackson
— 1 night
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Birmingham
— 1 night
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Key West
— 3 nights
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Orlando
— 3 nights
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Charleston
— 1 night
9
Asheville
— 1 night
10
Pigeon Forge
— 1 night
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Louisville
— 1 night

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Hot Springs

Hot Springs ©

Valley of the Vapors

Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): get outside with Cedar Glades, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Ouachita, and then relax and rejuvenate at The Yoga Place.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Hot Springs vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Vancouver, Canada to Hot Springs is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Vancouver to Hot Springs, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Vancouver in February: highs in Hot Springs hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Nature · Outdoors · Parks · Spas
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Cedar Glades ©
Cedar Glades
The Yoga Place ©
The Yoga Place

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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.
On the 9th (Tue), examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, then learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and then wander the streets of Garden District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, make a trip to Jackson Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to French Quarter.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Hot Springs to New Orleans takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Hot Springs in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New Orleans, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Jackson.

Things to do in New Orleans

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French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Jackson Square ©
Jackson Square

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Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. On the 11th (Thu), take in the exciting artwork at Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, then hike along Ridgeland Bike Trail, and then test your problem-solving skills at Enter/Locked Escape Rooms.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Jackson tour planner.

You can drive from New Orleans to Jackson in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from New Orleans in February, you will find days in Jackson are somewhat warmer (20°C), and nights are slightly colder (6°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Jackson

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Enter/Locked Escape Rooms ©
Enter/Locked Escape Rooms
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum ©
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

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Birmingham

Birmingham ©

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and then test your team's savvy at Locked In: The Birmingham Escape Game.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Birmingham tour itinerary app.

You can drive from Jackson to Birmingham in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In February in Birmingham, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Atlanta.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Fun & Games
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Locked In: The Birmingham Escape Game ©
Locked In: The Birmingham Escape Game
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): indulge in some culinary diversions at Marietta Food Tours and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Atlanta takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. February in Atlanta sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours

Side Trip

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Marietta Food Tours ©
Marietta Food Tours
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium

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Key West

Key West ©

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Venture out of the city with trips to National Key Deer Refuge (in Big Pine Key) and Marathon (Z Flight Watersports & Sombrero Beach). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, contemplate the long history of Curry Mansion, make a trip to Duval Street, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary Star of the Sea.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Key West day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Key West takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta in February, you will find days in Key West are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are warmer (23°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Side Trips

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Z Flight Watersports ©
Z Flight Watersports
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum

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Orlando

Orlando ©

Theme Park Capital of the World

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Have a day of magic on the 17th (Wed) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 19th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld and admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

Plan trip to Orlando with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in February, plan for little chillier nights in Orlando, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Orlando

Side Trip

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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld

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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.
On the 20th (Sat), glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then whizz through the canopy at Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park, then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and finally settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Charleston online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Charleston takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Orlando in February, with highs in Charleston at 20°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Charleston

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Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park ©
Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

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Asheville

Asheville

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Asheville vacation maker site.

Drive from Charleston to Asheville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Charleston in February, expect Asheville to be a bit cooler, temps between 13°C and 0°C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Sun) before leaving for Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Shopping
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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©

Center of Fun in the Smokies

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.
On the 22nd (Mon), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then get in on the family fun at Rockin' Raceway Arcade, then catch some excitement at Rocky Top Mountain Coaster, and finally find something for the whole family at Big Top Arcade.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Pigeon Forge trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Pigeon Forge takes 2 hours. February in Pigeon Forge sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

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Rocky Top Mountain Coaster ©
Rocky Top Mountain Coaster
Zipline
Big Top Arcade ©
Big Top Arcade

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Louisville

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 23rd (Tue), examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory and then test the waters at a local thermal spa.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Louisville tour builder site.

Getting from Pigeon Forge to Louisville by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and subway. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Pigeon Forge in February, with highs in Louisville at 9°C and lows at -1°C. On the 23rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Spas · Museums
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Thermal Spas
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

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