21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
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Chicago
— 1 day
Fly to Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Drive to Elkin
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Elkin
— 2 nights
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Asheville
— 3 nights
Drive
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Highlands
— 2 nights
Drive
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Murphy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Atlanta
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Head to Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resortfor plenty of shopping. The adventure continues: try your luck at Palazzo Resort Casino, browse the different shops at The Forum Shops at Caesars, examine the collection at Counts Kustoms, and visit The LINQ Promenade.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas day trip site.

Memphis to Las Vegas is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In January, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than Memphis - with highs of 59°F and lows of 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Highlights from your trip
The LINQ Promenade ©
Neighborhood
The LINQ Promenade
4.4

2
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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach and then get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Penzeys Spices and then enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Bay.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles day trip planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in January, with highs in Los Angeles at 70°F and lows at 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Penzeys Spices ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Penzeys Spices
4.6

2
nights
Salt Lake City

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): view the masterpieces at McMillen Fine Art Photography Gallery and then hit the slopes at Deer Valley Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Park City Main Street Historic District and then take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery.

For where to stay and other tourist information, use the Salt Lake City route planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, expect Salt Lake City to be much colder, temps between 38°F and 22°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

1
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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): explore the galleries of Chicago Cultural Center, then look for gifts at Adagio Teas, and then take a stroll through The Loop.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Chicago itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Salt Lake City to Chicago in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Salt Lake City to Chicago, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Salt Lake City in February, expect Chicago to be little chillier, temps between 36°F and 20°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Elkin.

Things to do in Chicago

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
The Loop ©
Neighborhood
The Loop
4.5
Adagio Teas ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Adagio Teas
4.8
Chicago Cultural Center ©
Architectural Building
Chicago Cultural Center
4.7

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Elkin

Elkin is a town in Surry and Wilkes counties in the U.S. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Copper Barrel Distillery and Brushy Mountain Winery. The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Slightly Askew Winery, stroll through Elkin Municipal Park, and look for gifts at Antique Mall of the Foothills.

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

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chicago to Elkin. Traveling from Chicago to Elkin, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in February: high temperatures in Elkin hover around 51°F and lows are around 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Elkin

Wineries · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Menarick Vineyard & Winery ©
Winery / Vineyard
Menarick Vineyard & Winery
4.9
Copper Barrel Distillery ©
Distillery Tour
Copper Barrel Distillery
4.7
Stony Knoll Vineyards ©
Winery / Vineyard
Stony Knoll Vineyards
4.9

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Asheville

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Blue Spiral 1 and Sunburst Market. Explore hidden gems such as Spas & Wellness and Noble Cider. Next up on the itinerary: sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, examine the collection at The Folk Art Center, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and explore the striking landscape of The North Carolina Arboretum.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Asheville travel route builder.

You can drive from Elkin to Asheville in 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Asheville can reach 53°F, while at night they dip to 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Highlands.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Blue Spiral 1 ©
Must see
Blue Spiral 1
4.7
Noble Cider ©
Winery / Vineyard
Noble Cider
4.9

2
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Highlands

Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Oaks Gallery at the Riverwood Shops, then stop by Country Traditions, then take in the dramatic scenery at Dry Falls, and finally view the masterpieces at The Bascom. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Sunset Rock and Ravenel Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Secret Falls, and then hit the slopes at Scaly Mountain Outdoor Center.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Highlands travel route planner.

Getting from Asheville to Highlands by car takes about 2 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 29°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Murphy.

Things to do in Highlands

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Dry Falls ©
Waterfall
Dry Falls
4.9
Country Traditions ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Country Traditions
4.8

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Murphy

Murphy is a town in and the county seat of Cherokee County, North Carolina, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Serenberry Vineyards and Serenity Cellars. Step out of the city life by going to Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest and Bear Creek Adventures Mini Golf and Gem Mining. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Murphy: Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association (in Blue Ridge), Odom Springs Vineyards (in Blairsville) and Wehrloom Honey (in Robbinsville). The adventure continues: look for gifts at The Lavender Cottage & Garden and browse for treasures at Marketplace Antiques.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Murphy trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Highlands to Murphy takes 1.5 hours. In February in Murphy, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 30°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Atlanta.

Things to do in Murphy

Wineries · Shopping · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Serenberry Vineyards ©
Winery / Vineyard
Serenberry Vineyards
4.8
The Lavender Cottage & Garden ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
The Lavender Cottage & Garden
4.8

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Atlanta

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 13th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, then admire the landmark architecture of Fox Theatre, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by FoxTale Book Shoppe and then play a few rounds at The Frog Golf Course.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Atlanta trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Murphy to Atlanta in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Murphy in February; daily highs in Atlanta reach 59°F and lows reach 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Atlanta

Golf · Outdoors · Nightlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
The Frog Golf Course ©
Golf Course
The Frog Golf Course
4.6
FoxTale Book Shoppe ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
FoxTale Book Shoppe
4.8

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