10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States Trip Planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

10 days in United States Itinerary

New Orleans
New Orleans
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 15​min
Avery Island
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Lafayette
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Baton Rouge
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Memphis
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Nashville
— 1 night
bus:  4​h 45​min
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Savannah
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
Tampa

few
hours
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Jackson Square has been added to your itinerary.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip generator.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to New Orleans. In July in New Orleans, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 80°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Avery Island.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in New Orleans.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Jackson Square ©
Jackson Square
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Royal Street ©
Royal Street

1
day
Avery Island

Avery Island
Avery Island is a salt dome best known as the source of Tabasco sauce. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at RIP VAN WINKLE GARDENS, then identify plant and animal life at Jungle Gardens, and then get advice or help at Tabasco Visitor Center and Pepper Sauce Factory.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Avery Island travel planner.

Explore your travel options from New Orleans to Avery Island with the Route module. Traveling from New Orleans in July, you will find days in Avery Island are somewhat warmer (91°F), and nights are little chillier (74°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lafayette.

Things to do in Avery Island

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trip

RIP VAN WINKLE GARDENS
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Avery Island.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Jungle Gardens
Jungle Gardens
RIP VAN WINKLE GARDENS
RIP VAN WINKLE GARDENS

few
hours
Lafayette

Lafayette
Lafayette is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lafayette itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Avery Island to Lafayette takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll travel to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in Lafayette

Parks Fun & Games Tours
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Lafayette.
Find places to stay »

1
day
Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, examine the collection at USS Kidd Museum, then see the interesting displays at Louisiana's Old State Capitol, and finally get a sense of history and politics at State Capitol Welcome Center.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Baton Rouge trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Lafayette to Baton Rouge in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Baton Rouge sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Wildlife Museums Parks
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Baton Rouge.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
USS Kidd Museum ©
USS Kidd Museum
Louisiana's Old State Capitol
Louisiana's Old State Capitol

1
day
Memphis

Memphis ©
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 22nd (Sat), contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Memphis trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Baton Rouge to Memphis in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in July, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Wildlife Trails

Side Trip

Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Memphis.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Sun Studio. ©
Sun Studio.
National Civil Rights Museum ©
National Civil Rights Museum
Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park
Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park

1
day
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 24th (Mon): explore the activities along Radnor Lake State Park, get engrossed in the history at Lotz House Museum, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, and finally wander the streets of Downtown Nashville.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Nashville travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in July, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Nashville.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum
Lotz House Museum
Downtown Nashville
Downtown Nashville

2
days
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 25th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Chimney Tops, admire the striking features of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin, look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, examine the collection at Titanic Museum, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Clingmans Dome, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, and then admire the verdant scenery at Cades Cove.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Great Smoky Mountains National Park holiday planner.

Traveling by bus from Nashville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Sugarlands Distilling Company, Titanic Museum
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Chimney Tops ©
Chimney Tops

1
day
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 27th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Folly Beach Public Beach, then go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Charleston tour planner.

You can fly from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Charleston in 6 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Great Smoky Mountains National Park in July, Charleston is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Folly Beach Public Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Charleston.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

2
days
Savannah

Savannah is the oldest city in the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach, trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, wander the streets of Savannah Historic District, then stroll through Forsyth Park, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to River Street Savannah, then stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery, then kick back and relax at Tybee Island Beach, and finally stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Savannah trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Savannah takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Savannah sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hilton Head, Tybee Island Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Savannah.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

Similar Plans

14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 24 days in New Orleans BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in New Orleans BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in New Orleans BY A USER FROM CHILE September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in New Orleans BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans