19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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Philadelphia
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Baltimore
— 1 night
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Washington DC
— 1 night
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Williamsburg
— 2 nights
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Asheville
— 2 nights
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 2 nights
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Orlando
— 2 nights
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Miami
— 3 nights
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Key West
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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 1st (Tue), hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, then pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, and then listen to music at Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, then pause for some photo ops at Rocky Statue, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and finally see the interesting displays at The Franklin Institute.

To find reviews and other tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia road trip planner.

New York City to Philadelphia is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. December in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 48°F and lows of 35°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Baltimore.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
The Franklin Institute ©
The Franklin Institute
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©

City of Firsts

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Aquarium, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fell's Point, then take in panoramic vistas at Washington Monument and Mount Vernon Place, and finally explore the world behind art at The Walters Art Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Baltimore trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Baltimore in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Baltimore are 50°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Baltimore

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Fell's Point ©
Fell's Point
National Aquarium ©
National Aquarium
The Walters Art Museum ©
The Walters Art Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC road trip planner.

Getting from Baltimore to Washington DC by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Washington DC are 51°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Washington DC

Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Washington Monument ©
Washington Monument

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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©

Colonial Capital

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.
On the 5th (Sat), find something for the whole family at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Williamsburg travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Washington DC to Williamsburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 56°F in December, and nighttime lows around 38°F. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Asheville.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
George Wythe House ©
George Wythe House
R.P. Wallace & Sons General Store ©
R.P. Wallace & Sons General Store

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Asheville

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at The North Carolina Arboretum, and then take in the exciting artwork at New Morning Gallery.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Asheville trip planner.

You can fly from Williamsburg to Asheville in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 54°F in December, and nighttime lows around 35°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Atlanta.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours · Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
New Morning Gallery ©
New Morning Gallery
The North Carolina Arboretum ©
The North Carolina Arboretum

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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 8th (Tue): enjoy some music at Fox Theatre, take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden, and then stroll around Centennial Olympic Park.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Atlanta online tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Asheville to Atlanta by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and subway. Traveling from Asheville in December, Atlanta is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Atlanta

Highlights from your plan
Atlanta Botanical Garden ©
Atlanta Botanical Garden
Fox Theatre ©
Fox Theatre
Centennial Olympic Park ©
Centennial Olympic Park

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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.
Bring the kids along to Elite Escape Games and Walking tours. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, get engrossed in the history at Nathaniel Russell House, view the masterpieces at Meyer Vogl Gallery, and admire the natural beauty at Washington Square.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Charleston visit planning app.

You can fly from Atlanta to Charleston in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a bus. In December in Charleston, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando online journey maker.

Traveling by flight from Charleston to Orlando takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Charleston in December; daily highs in Orlando reach 77°F and lows reach 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

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Miami

Miami ©

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Attractions like Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and South Beach make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, take a stroll through Lincoln Road, admire the masterpieces at Wynwood Walls, and don't miss a visit to Bayside Marketplace.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Miami trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Miami takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in December, expect a bit warmer with lows of 68°F in Miami. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
South Beach ©
South Beach
Miami Children's Museum ©
Miami Children's Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally don't miss a visit to Duval Street.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Key West trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Miami to Key West in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Key West can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Key West

Highlights from your plan
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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