9 days in Continental USA Itinerary

9 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Savannah
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Miami
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Key West
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Orlando
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Pigeon Forge
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Nashville
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Oklahoma City
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Two Harbors
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Savannah

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The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of First African Baptist Church.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Savannah attractions planner.

Minneapolis to Savannah is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Minneapolis to Savannah is 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Minneapolis in August, with highs in Savannah at 89°F and lows at 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Miami

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): wander the streets of Collins Avenue, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then admire the majestic nature at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Miami online trip planner.

You can fly from Savannah to Miami in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Miami are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Key West

— 1 night

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.
On the 28th (Fri), explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, stroll through Key West Garden Club, then go for a walk through West Martello Tower, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Key West day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Miami to Key West takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Key West are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites

Orlando

— 1 night

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 29th (Sat): get in on the family fun at Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park, make an unforgettable trip to World of Disney, and then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Orlando day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in August, Orlando is slightly colder at night with lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Shopping · Fun & Games

Pigeon Forge

— 1 night

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
On the 30th (Sun), cool off at Dollywood's Splash Country Water Adventure Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Parrot Mountain & Gardens, get your game on at 7D Dark Ride Adventure, then get in on the family fun at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, and finally learn about winemaking at Mill Bridge Winery.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Pigeon Forge online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Orlando to Pigeon Forge in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Orlando in August, expect Pigeon Forge to be a bit cooler, temps between 87°F and 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks · Parks · Wineries · Fun & Games

Nashville

— 1 night

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery and then steep yourself in history at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Nashville trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Pigeon Forge to Nashville by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Pigeon Forge to Nashville. In August, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites · Museums

Oklahoma City

— 1 night

The Big Friendly

Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
On the 1st (Tue), examine the collection at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum and then appreciate the history behind Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Oklahoma City online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Nashville to Oklahoma City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Two Harbors.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums

Two Harbors

— 1 night
Two Harbors is a city in and the county seat of Lake County, Minnesota, United States, along the shore of Lake Superior. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Split Rock Lighthouse and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Gooseberry Falls State Park.

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Fly from Oklahoma City to Two Harbors in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Oklahoma City in September: high temperatures in Two Harbors hover around 68°F and lows are around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Two Harbors

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Georgia travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Aquariums
The Peach State
Founded in 1733, Georgia was one of the original 13 colonies that became the United States. Much more geographically diverse than most visitors realize, the state features a scenic seacoast, high mountain peaks, and large urban centers, with broad rural areas in between. Once famous mostly for historical attractions memorializing the Civil War era and the Civil Rights Movement, Georgia now draws tourists from around the world with its rich musical tradition and distinctive cuisine. Start your Georgian adventure in Atlanta, the state's economic powerhouse, and then road trip to the coastal barrier islands, nature preserves, and chic vacation resorts.

Florida travel guide

4.4
Disney Parks & Activities · Beaches · Theme Parks
The Sunshine State
The “Sunshine State,” Florida became a favorite winter destination for the affluent crowd over a century ago. Today, the state attracts visitors from around the world with its golden beaches and modern theme parks. You can spend your entire vacation enjoying the state's highly developed seaside areas, but remember that some of Florida's best-kept secrets are in secluded locations. Visit the big cities and their comfortable resorts offering top-notch dining and nightlife, but leave some time to see the peninsula's swampy landscape, filled with wild creatures and native plants. Farther away from the tourist-packed urban areas, the untamed wetlands of Florida offer a selection of things to do, such as kayaking, boat rides, and numerous other outdoor activities.

Tennessee travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Distilleries · Theaters
The Volunteer State
Divided by law, geography, and custom into three major regions, represented by the three stars on state's flag, Tennessee boasts a distinctive musical heritage that includes elements of bluegrass, country-western, and blues. With a countryside as diverse as its people, Tennessee includes landscapes ranging from a mountainous region in the east to the lowlands of the west, with gently rolling hills in the middle. For a well-rounded vacation, you can hike remote mountain trails in the morning and explore the crowded bars of Nashville in the evening. Visit the urban attractions, such as Elvis Presley's former residence in Memphis, but don't miss a chance to spend some time in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, situated in the eastern part of the state.

Oklahoma travel guide

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Casinos · Monuments · Art Museums
The Sooner State
Boasting a rich Native American heritage and named after the Choctaw word for "Red People," Oklahoma remains home to about 40 native tribes who speak 25 distinct languages. Though the state remains one of the country's top producers of agricultural products, most of its inhabitants live within two metropolitan areas, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The state is home to the 500-million-year-old Wichita Mountains, noted for being the site of the oldest national wildlife refuge in the United States. Explore the state's pristine natural areas while on vacation here, but be sure to leave plenty of time to tour its characteristic small towns, known for their food, music, and cultural festivals.

Minnesota travel guide

4.4
Shopping Malls · Room Escape Games · Entertainment Centers
The Land of 10,000 Lakes
Deriving its name from the Dakota word for "land of sky-tinted water," Minnesota is a land of pristine lakes, pockets of dense green forests, and sprawling prairieland. Spend your vacation exploring the state's diverse landscape for endless outdoor activity and a chance to see some of the area's national monuments, or take a trip to the bustling St. Paul-Minneapolis area, a network of commerce and cultural attractions, including the famous Mall of America.