11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States journey maker

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Charlotte
— Few hours
2
Roanoke
— 1 night
3
Norfolk
— 1 night
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
5
Baltimore
— 1 night
6
New York City
— 2 nights
7
Boston
— 1 night
8
Portland
— 1 night
9
Niagara Falls
— 1 night

few
hours
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): have fun and explore at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Charlotte trip maker tool.

Huntsville to Charlotte is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Huntsville to Charlotte is 1 hour. In July in Charlotte, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Roanoke.

Things to do in Charlotte

Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center ©
ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

1
night
Roanoke

Roanoke ©
Roanoke is an independent city in the U.S. On the 25th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church, thenmake a trip to Center in the Square, thenexamine the collection at Roanoke Pinball Museum, and finally stop by Chocolatepaper.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Roanoke trip simple and quick.

Drive from Charlotte to Roanoke in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Norfolk.

Things to do in Roanoke

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Roanoke Pinball Museum ©
Roanoke Pinball Museum
St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church ©
St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church
Center in the Square ©
Center in the Square

1
night
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 26th (Sun): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thentake a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk, thenhave fun and explore at Children's Museum of Virginia, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skystar Wheel.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Norfolk road trip planning website.

You can drive from Roanoke to Norfolk in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. July in Norfolk sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Norfolk

Outdoors Adventure Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Virginia Beach, Children's Museum of Virginia
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Children's Museum of Virginia ©
Children's Museum of Virginia
Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
On the 27th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, thenappreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, thenpause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC tour builder.

You can fly from Norfolk to Washington DC in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Washington DC are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Baltimore.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

1
night
Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
On the 29th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at The Walters Art Museum, thenmeet the residents at National Aquarium, and then take a leisurely stroll along National Historic Seaport of Baltimore.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Baltimore planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Baltimore by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Baltimore can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Baltimore

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Aquarium ©
National Aquarium
The Walters Art Museum ©
The Walters Art Museum
National Historic Seaport of Baltimore ©
National Historic Seaport of Baltimore

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. On the next day, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and then examine the collection at New York Public Library.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New York City holiday planner.

You can take a train from Baltimore to New York City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. July in New York City sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

1
night
Boston

Boston ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): have fun and explore at Boston Children's Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Boston sightseeing planning tool.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Boston when traveling from New York City in July, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Children's Museum ©
Boston Children's Museum
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

1
night
Portland

Portland
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Pine Point Beach.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Portland trip itinerary website.

Drive from Boston to Portland in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Portland when traveling from Boston in August, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Portland

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Pine Point Beach

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 3rd (Mon), get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, thenget a new perspective on things with Maid of the Mist, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Niagara Falls trip itinerary website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Portland to Niagara Falls in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Niagara Falls sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Maid of the Mist
Maid of the Mist

Similar Plans

15 days in Philadelphia, Boston & New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in New York City BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Quebec, Toronto & New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Wyoming, Nashville & Charlotte BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in New York City BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in New York City BY A USER FROM NORWAY April, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in New York City, Orlando & Bahama BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 12 days in New York City, Orlando & Bahamas BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy
See more plans