53 days in United States Itinerary

53 days in United States Itinerary

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53 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + train:  17​h 30​min
1
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Rochester
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
New Paltz
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Bedford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Southampton
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
New York City
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Columbia
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
8
Sharpsburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
9
Cape May
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
10
Baltimore
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
11
Ocean City
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
12
Alexandria
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
13
Chincoteague Island
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
14
Pisgah Forest
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
15
Highlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
16
Bryson City
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
17
Burlington
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
18
Scotland Neck
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
19
Atlantic Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
20
Ocracoke
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  1​h 45​min
21
Hatteras Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h
22
Charleston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
23
Savannah
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Tel Aviv

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Our Lady of Victory Basilica and Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park. Visiting Cave of the Winds and Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge will get you outdoors. Step out of Niagara Falls to go to Clarence and see Tillman Road Wildlife Management Area, which is approximately 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower, contemplate the long history of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, and try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino.

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Niagara Falls is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Niagara Falls is minus 7 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in June; daily highs in Niagara Falls reach 29°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rochester.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Buffalo, Tillman Road Wildlife Management Area, Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge, Our Lady of Victory Basilica
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Our Lady of Victory Basilica ©
Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

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Rochester

Rochester ©
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Genesee Country Village & Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ontario Beach Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): stroll the grounds of Mount Hope Cemetery, then explore and take pictures at Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park, and then have some family-friendly fun at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rochester route website .

Getting from Niagara Falls to Rochester by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June in Rochester, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New Paltz.

Things to do in Rochester

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park, Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, Genesee Country Village & Museum
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Genesee Country Village & Museum ©
Genesee Country Village & Museum
Mount Hope Cemetery ©
Mount Hope Cemetery

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New Paltz

New Paltz ©
New Paltz is a town in Ulster County, New York, United States. On the 7th (Sun), immerse yourself in nature at Minnewaska State Park Preserve, then browse the collection at Elting Memorial Library, then contemplate the long history of Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, and finally take in the views from Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Catskill Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Straus Center - Frost Valley YMCA, and then don't miss a visit to G. Steve Jordan Gallery.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our New Paltz online visit planner .

Traveling by car from Rochester to New Paltz takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In June in New Paltz, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Bedford.

Things to do in New Paltz

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Minnewaska State Park Preserve, Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Straus Center - Frost Valley YMCA, Catskill Park
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Bedford

Bedford ©
On the 9th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Teatown Lake Reservation, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, and then grab your bike and head to Hook Mountain State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the majestic nature at Bear Mountain State Park, steep yourself in history at Boscobel House and Gardens, and then identify plant and animal life at Wolf Conservation Center.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bedford online visit planner .

You can drive from New Paltz to Bedford in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Southampton.

Things to do in Bedford

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Hook Mountain State Park, Wolf Conservation Center, Teatown Lake Reservation, Bear Mountain State Park, Boscobel House and Gardens
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Teatown Lake Reservation ©
Teatown Lake Reservation
Wolf Conservation Center ©
Wolf Conservation Center
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery ©
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

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Southampton

Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, enjoy the sea views from Montauk Point Lighthouse, and then admire the masterpieces at Southampton Arts Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Meigs Point Nature Center, then immerse yourself in nature at Hammonasset Beach State Park, and then stop by RJ Julia Booksellers.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Southampton trip builder site .

Getting from Bedford to Southampton by car takes about 2.5 hours. When traveling from Bedford in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Southampton: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Southampton

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Madison, Montauk
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 12:
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Meigs Point Nature Center ©
Meigs Point Nature Center
Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and Hamilton Grange National Memorial. Get a sense of the local culture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. Step out of New York City to go to Bronx and see Bronx Zoo, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Times Square, grab your bike and head to East River Waterfront Esplanade, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New York City trip planner .

You can drive from Southampton to New York City in 2 hours. When traveling from Southampton in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in New York City: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Columbia.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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Columbia

Columbia ©
Columbia is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Knowlton Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census. On the 18th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Nike Missile Site NY-56.

To find maps and more tourist information, read Columbia trip itinerary site .

Drive from New York City to Columbia in 1.5 hours. Traveling from New York City in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Columbia, with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sharpsburg.

Things to do in Columbia

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nike Missile Site NY-56, Cherry Valley Vineyard-Sorrenti
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Lakota Wolf Preserve ©
Lakota Wolf Preserve
Nike Missile Site NY-56 ©
Nike Missile Site NY-56
Cherry Valley Vineyard-Sorrenti ©
Cherry Valley Vineyard-Sorrenti

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Sharpsburg

Sharpsburg ©
Sharpsburg is a town in Washington County, Maryland, United States, located approximately 13mi south of Hagerstown. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): witness the site of a historic battle at Antietam National Battlefield. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Crystal Grottoes Caverns, do a tasting at Springfield Manor Winery Brewery and Distillery, and then learn about winemaking at Big Cork Vineyards.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sharpsburg trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Columbia to Sharpsburg takes 3.5 hours. June in Sharpsburg sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Cape May.

Things to do in Sharpsburg

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Springfield Manor Winery Brewery and Distillery, Crystal Grottoes Caverns, Big Cork Vineyards
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 21:
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Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield
Big Cork Vineyards ©
Big Cork Vineyards
Crystal Grottoes Caverns ©
Crystal Grottoes Caverns

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Cape May

Cape May ©
Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Cape May City Beaches, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape May Lighthouse, and then stroll through Wildwood Beach. On the next day, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cape May County Park & Zoo, then steep yourself in history at Emlen Physick Estate, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Cape May day trip planning app .

You can drive from Sharpsburg to Cape May in 4 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Sharpsburg in June: highs in Cape May hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Baltimore.

Things to do in Cape May

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cape May County Park & Zoo, Wildwood Beach
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Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Cape May Lighthouse ©
Cape May Lighthouse
Wildwood Beach ©
Wildwood Beach

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Raven Reservoir, take in the history at Fort McHenry National Monument, then take a stroll through Inner Harbor, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Alphonsus Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about all things military at U.S. Naval Academy, try your luck at Horseshoe Casino, and then take a stroll through Fell's Point.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Baltimore trip itinerary planning tool .

Drive from Cape May to Baltimore in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Cape May in June, expect nights in Baltimore to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Baltimore

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

U.S. Naval Academy, Loch Raven Reservoir
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Fort McHenry National Monument ©
Fort McHenry National Monument
Loch Raven Reservoir ©
Loch Raven Reservoir
U.S. Naval Academy ©
U.S. Naval Academy

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Ocean City

One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ocean City Beach, then don't miss a visit to Main Street Berlin, and then see the interesting displays at Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum. On your second day here, take in the exciting artwork at Flashback Old Time Photos and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ocean City trip planner .

Drive from Baltimore to Ocean City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Baltimore in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Ocean City: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Alexandria.

Things to do in Ocean City

Outdoors Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Main Street Berlin
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Ocean City Beach ©
Ocean City Beach
Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum ©

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Alexandria

Alexandria ©
Just a few metro stops away from the bustle of Washington D.C., Alexandria provides a respite from the fast-paced capital.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): wander the streets of Old Town, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then examine the collection at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and finally stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then wander the streets of Capitol Hill.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Alexandria itinerary builder .

Getting from Ocean City to Alexandria by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Ocean City in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Alexandria, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Alexandria

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Washington DC, Arlington National Cemetery
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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Chincoteague Island

Chincoteague Island ©
Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Assateague Lighthouse and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Chincoteague Island attractions planning site .

You can drive from Alexandria to Chincoteague Island in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of flight and bus. June in Chincoteague Island sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Pisgah Forest.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Assateague Lighthouse
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Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge ©
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Assateague Lighthouse ©
Assateague Lighthouse

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Pisgah Forest

Pisgah Forest ©
Pisgah Forest is an unincorporated community in Transylvania County, North Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take a peaceful walk through DuPont State Recreational Forest, sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, then stop by Local Color, and finally contemplate the long history of Cradle of Forestry. Keep things going the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Pisgah National Forest.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Pisgah Forest trip planner .

Getting from Chincoteague Island to Pisgah Forest by combination of taxi, flight, bus, and car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chincoteague Island in July, plan for little chillier nights in Pisgah Forest, with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Highlands.

Things to do in Pisgah Forest

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Local Color, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, DuPont State Recreational Forest
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Pisgah National Forest ©
Pisgah National Forest
Local Color ©
Local Color

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Highlands

Highlands ©
Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel, take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, and then identify plant and animal life at Highlands Biological Station, Nature Center and Botanical Gardens. On your second day here, admire the sheer force of Dry Falls, get interesting insight from Tours, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Sunset Rock and Ravenel Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Highlands trip planner .

You can drive from Pisgah Forest to Highlands in 1.5 hours. In July in Highlands, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bryson City.

Things to do in Highlands

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel
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Dry Falls ©
Dry Falls
Fishing Charters & Tours
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

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Bryson City

Bryson City
The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Great Smoky Mountains Railroad, steep yourself in history at Little Greenbrier School, and then take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable tour with Tours, then see the interesting displays at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and then try your luck at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bryson City trip app .

You can drive from Highlands to Bryson City in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Burlington.

Things to do in Bryson City

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cherokee
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Great Smoky Mountains Railroad
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Little Greenbrier School ©
Little Greenbrier School

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Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is a city in Alamance County in the U.S. On the 8th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Conservators Center, see the sky in a new way at Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, then contemplate the long history of Ayr Mount Historic Site, and finally contemplate the long history of Old Town Cemetery. Here are some ideas for day two: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Curious Peddler, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Chapel of the Cross, then see the interesting displays at The Carolina Basketball Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Carolina Tiger Rescue.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Burlington visit planning tool .

You can drive from Bryson City to Burlington in 4 hours. Another option is to fly. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bryson City in July: high temperatures in Burlington hover around 37°C and lows are around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Scotland Neck.

Things to do in Burlington

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Chapel Hill, Hillsborough, The Curious Peddler, Carolina Tiger Rescue
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Conservators Center ©
Conservators Center
Carolina Tiger Rescue ©
Carolina Tiger Rescue
The Carolina Basketball Museum ©
The Carolina Basketball Museum

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Scotland Neck

Scotland Neck ©
Scotland Neck is a town in Halifax County, North Carolina, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Sylvan Heights Bird Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Scotland Neck route planner .

Drive from Burlington to Scotland Neck in 2.5 hours. July in Scotland Neck sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Atlantic Beach.

Things to do in Scotland Neck

Wildlife Parks
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Sylvan Heights Bird Park ©
Sylvan Heights Bird Park

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Atlantic Beach

Atlantic Beach ©
Atlantic Beach is a town in Carteret County, North Carolina, United States. On the 11th (Sat), see the interesting displays at North Carolina Maritime Museum, identify plant and animal life at Cape Lookout National Seashore, and then admire the majestic nature at Fort Macon. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Fort Macon State Park, then admire the majestic nature at Hammocks Beach State Park, and then look for gifts at The Sweet Spot.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Atlantic Beach online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Scotland Neck to Atlantic Beach in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Scotland Neck, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Atlantic Beach, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ocracoke.

Things to do in Atlantic Beach

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

North Carolina Maritime Museum, Cape Lookout National Seashore, Hammocks Beach State Park, The Sweet Spot
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Cape Lookout National Seashore ©
Cape Lookout National Seashore
Fort Macon State Park ©
Fort Macon State Park
Hammocks Beach State Park ©
Hammocks Beach State Park

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Ocracoke

Ocracoke ©
Ocracoke is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated town located at the southern end of Ocracoke Island, located entirely within Hyde County, North Carolina. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): kick back and relax at Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Springers Point, and then stroll the grounds of British Cemetery. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Ocracoke Pony Pens, stop by Books to Be Red, enjoy the sea views from Ocracoke Lighthouse, then get engrossed in the history at Ocracoke Preservation Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Over the Moon.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Ocracoke online trip builder .

You can drive from Atlantic Beach to Ocracoke in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hatteras Island.

Things to do in Ocracoke

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach ©
Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach
Springers Point ©
Springers Point
British Cemetery ©
British Cemetery

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Hatteras Island

Hatteras Island ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, then kick back and relax at Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge, and then take in the waterfront at Avon Fishing Pier. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Hatteras Island trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Ocracoke to Hatteras Island in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Hatteras Island can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Hatteras Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
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Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge ©
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse ©
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
Avon Fishing Pier ©
Avon Fishing Pier

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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.
On the 17th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and then look for gifts at MoonPie General Store. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House and then kick back and relax at Folly Beach Public Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Charleston holiday tool .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Hatteras Island to Charleston takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Folly Beach Public Beach
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Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House

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Savannah

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 19th (Sun), wander the streets of Savannah Historic District. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Savannah visit website .

Drive from Charleston to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Savannah sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hilton Head, Tybee Island Beach
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

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