8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Lexington
— 1 day
2
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
3
Asheville
— 2 nights
4
Cherokee
— 1 night
5
Chattanooga
— 2 nights

1
day
Lexington

Lexington
Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lexington journey site.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Lexington. In July in Lexington, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 67°F at night. You will leave for Fayetteville on the 11th (Sat).

Things to do in Lexington

Parks · Museums · Nightlife

2
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville is a town in and the county seat of Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then take in the views from New River Gorge Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Hawks Nest State Park and then delve into the lush surroundings at Babcock State Park.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Fayetteville online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Lexington to Fayetteville in 4 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Lexington in July; daily highs in Fayetteville reach 80°F and lows reach 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Zipline, Babcock State Park, Hawks Nest State Park
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
New River Gorge Bridge ©
New River Gorge Bridge
Babcock State Park ©
Babcock State Park

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Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Sliding Rock, then take in the dramatic scenery at Looking Glass Falls, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Lexington Glassworks. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Asheville Drum Circle, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Asheville online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Fayetteville to Asheville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cherokee.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Pisgah Forest, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Sliding Rock ©
Sliding Rock
Looking Glass Falls ©
Looking Glass Falls
River Rafting & Tubing

1
night
Cherokee

Cherokee ©
The center of Cherokee culture in the eastern part of the country, the town named after this Native American tribe serves as a base camp for hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Mingo Falls, then trot along with a tour on horseback, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Waterrock Knob.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cherokee trip maker tool.

You can drive from Asheville to Cherokee in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Cherokee

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Waterrock Knob
Highlights from your plan
Mingo Falls ©
Mingo Falls
Waterrock Knob ©
Waterrock Knob
Horseback Riding Tours

2
nights
Chattanooga

Chattanooga
Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
On the 17th (Fri), have fun and explore at Creative Discovery Museum, admire the local landmark of Coolidge Park, then look for gifts at Moon Pie General Store, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Chattanooga Whiskey Experimental Distillery. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, trek along Tennessee Riverpark, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Chattanooga road trip planner.

Getting from Cherokee to Chattanooga by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cherokee in July; daily highs in Chattanooga reach 90°F and lows reach 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Museums · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Creative Discovery Museum
Creative Discovery Museum
Tennessee Riverpark ©
Tennessee Riverpark
Coolidge Park ©
Coolidge Park

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