18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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San Antonio
— 3 nights
2
Hot Springs
— 2 nights
3
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
4
Dover
— 1 night
5
Sparta
— 1 night
6
Williamsburg
— 3 nights
7
Virginia Beach
— 3 nights
8
Arlington
— 2 nights

3
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San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Popular historic sites such as The Alamo and Texas State Capitol are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Barton Springs Pool and Natural Bridge Caverns. Step out of San Antonio with an excursion to Waterloo Records in Austin--about 1h 30 min away. Pack the 24th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld. And it doesn't end there: take in the history at Mission San Jose, get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, find something for the whole family at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, and pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

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The Route module can give you travel options from your home to San Antonio. July in San Antonio sees daily highs of 98°F and lows of 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Austin
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

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Hot Springs

Hot Springs ©
Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
On the 25th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Ouachita, get interesting insight from Tours, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anthony Chapel, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Hot Springs Mountain Tower. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Bathhouse Row, then get advice or help at Fordyce Bathhouse, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Dapper & Debonaire, and finally get outside with Cedar Glades.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hot Springs travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to Hot Springs takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from San Antonio in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Hot Springs: temperatures range from 92°F by day to 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Fordyce Bathhouse
Zipline

2
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Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs ©
Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
On the 27th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, cast your line with a fishing tour, and then explore the world behind art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, and then visit Eureka Springs Historical Downtown.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Eureka Springs trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Hot Springs to Eureka Springs by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Hot Springs, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Eureka Springs, ranging from highs of 87°F to lows of 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Dover.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church ©
St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church

1
night
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is a city in and the county seat of Stewart County, Tennessee, 67mi west-northwest of Nashville on the Cumberland River. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Surrender House - Dover Hotel, witness the site of a historic battle at Fort Donelson National Battlefield, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Donelson National Cemetery.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Dover trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Eureka Springs to Dover in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Dover are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sparta.

Things to do in Dover

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fort Donelson National Battlefield ©
Fort Donelson National Battlefield
Fort Donelson National Cemetery ©
Fort Donelson National Cemetery
Surrender House - Dover Hotel ©
Surrender House - Dover Hotel

1
night
Sparta

Sparta ©
Sparta is a city and the county seat of White County, Tennessee, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Burgess Falls State Park and then don't miss a visit to Nortfield Vineyards Winery.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Sparta itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Dover to Sparta in 3 hours. In July, daytime highs in Sparta are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Sparta

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Burgess Falls State Park ©
Burgess Falls State Park
Nortfield Vineyards Winery ©
Nortfield Vineyards Winery

3
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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Step out of the city life by going to Yorktown Beach and Tyndall's Point Park. Colonial Williamsburg and Historic Jamestowne will appeal to history buffs. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 1st (Sat) at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. There's more to do: steep yourself in history at Jamestown Settlement and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Williamsburg trip builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sparta to Williamsburg. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Sparta to Williamsburg due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sparta in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 73°F in Williamsburg. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Tyndall's Point Park, Yorktown Beach
Highlights from your plan
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

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Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©
Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Visit Virginia Beach and Cape Charles Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Sandbridge Beach and Grommet Island Park. There's still lots to do: take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk, get interesting insight from Tours, take in the pleasant sights at Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Memorial, and admire the majestic nature at First Landing State Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Virginia Beach online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Williamsburg to Virginia Beach takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in August, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Arlington.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Charles Beach, Boat Tours & Water Sports
Highlights from your plan
Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
Sandbridge Beach ©
Sandbridge Beach
First Landing State Park ©
First Landing State Park

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Arlington

Arlington ©
Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate the long history of George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill, then get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and finally make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, contemplate the long history of Little Library, then admire the striking features of George Washington's Mount Vernon, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Arlington trip planner.

You can fly from Virginia Beach to Arlington in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of tram, train, and subway. In August in Arlington, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Mount Vernon, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery, Little Library
Highlights from your plan
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
George Washington's Mount Vernon ©
George Washington's Mount Vernon

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