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Charlotte to New York City via Allentown (Pennsylvania)

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RV campgrounds from Charlotte to New York City

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Here's a sample itinerary for a camping drive from Charlotte to New York City in your RV. If you're planning a road trip to New York City, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Find the best RV parks, campgrounds, hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and AllStays. Scroll down to see all the RV campgrounds along the way.

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 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Charlotte
drive for about 2 hours

12:00 pm  Blue Ridge Parkway
eat at Creek Bottom Brewing
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:00 pm
drive for about 1 hour

2:08 pm  Blacksburg (Virginia)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:08 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours

5:35 pm  Charlottesville
eat at Guadalajara
stay overnight and leave the next day around 9:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 5.5 hours
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 Day 2

9:00 am  leave from Charlottesville
drive for about 2.5 hours

11:34 am  Harpers Ferry
eat at Mountain House Cafe
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:34 pm
drive for about 1 hour

1:34 pm  Gettysburg
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:34 pm
drive for about 2 hours

4:34 pm  Allentown (Pennsylvania)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 5:34 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

7:18 pm  arrive in New York City
eat at Fegley's Allentown Brew Works
stay at Holiday Inn Allentown Center City

day 2 driving ≈ 7.5 hours
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Charlotte to New York City questions

profile  Dennis from Freeport (New York) asked:
Best scenic route  (1 answer)

What are RV campgrounds along the way?

Blue Ridge Parkway  (8 mentions)
    Cool Breeze Campground  (1 mention)
    Old Cranks Campground and RV Park  (1 mention)
    Cliffview - New River Trail State Park  (1 mention)
    Fancy Gap Cabins and Campground  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Blue Ridge Parkway:
        Creek Bottom Brewing
    questions about Blue Ridge Parkway:
        What’s a good route and places to stop
        Where do we stay overnight

Blacksburg (Virginia)  (13 answers)
    Interstate Overnight Park  (1 mention)
    questions about Blacksburg (Virginia):
        Eat/Hike/Anything else for 1-Day visit?
        6 hours from savanna georgia

Charlottesville  (17 answers)
    KOA Campground Charlottesville  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Charlottesville:
        Champion Brewing Company
        Citizen Burger Bar
        Chap's Homemade Gourmet Ice Cream
        Blue Light Grill & Raw Bar
        Miller's (On the Downtown Mall)
        Zocalo Restaurant
        Downtown Grille
    questions about Charlottesville:
        Any recommendations for hikes, good food and wine for a long-weekend trip?
        Trip with husband

Harpers Ferry  (3 answers)
    KOA Campground Harpers Ferry  (1 mention)
    Harpers Ferry Campground  (1 mention)
    Hollywood Casino at Charlestown Races  (1 mention)
    Antietam Creek Campground - Chesapeake Ohio Canal NP  (1 mention)
    Brunswick Family Campground  (1 mention)
    The Treehouse Camp  (1 mention)
    Compound Historic Nature Preserve  (1 mention)
    Ernies Acres Campground  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Harpers Ferry:
        Mountain House Cafe
        The Iron Horse Cafe
        Old Towne Cafe
        The Swiss Miss
        The Coffee Mill

Gettysburg  (9 answers)
    Drummer Boy Camping Resort  (1 mention)
    Artillery Ridge Camping Resort  (1 mention)
    Gettysburg Campground  (1 mention)
    Round Top Campground  (1 mention)
    Gettysburg Battlefield RV Members Resort  (1 mention)
    KOA Campground Gettysburg  (1 mention)
    Granite Hill Campground  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Gettysburg:
        Farnsworth House Inn
        O'Rorke's Restaurant and Irish Pub
    questions about Gettysburg:
        What shouldn't I miss with 24 hours in Gettysburg?
        good campsite in gettysburg pa

Allentown (Pennsylvania)  (3 answers)
    Sands Casino  (1 mention)
    Moyers Lake and Campground  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Allentown (Pennsylvania):
        Fegley's Allentown Brew Works

Where's the best place to stay in New York City?

Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?

The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in New York City.

You can also see most people recommend as the best amount of time to visit. Find out how many days in New York City to stay.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Holiday Inn Allentown Center City.

Here are some more hotels people talk about:

Quality Inn Allentown  (1 mention)

Want to research more popular hotels in New York City? Click the blue button below.

Where's the best place to eat in New York City?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

GoPetFriendly suggests Fegley's Allentown Brew Works.

Want to research more popular restaurants in New York City? Click the blue button below.

What are some things to do in New York City?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on AllStays:

Sands Casino  (1 mention)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about New York City. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

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profile  Jane from asked:
Which NYC museums are must see? We only have time for two.  (21 answers)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to New York City.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a New York City to Charlotte drive in an RV, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Charlotte to New York City. Or get a full Charlotte to New York City flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Charlotte well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Charlotte!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 649 miles
driving time of 10 hours, 6 minutes
42 Charlotte travel answers
13 Blacksburg (Virginia) travel answers
17 Charlottesville travel answers
3 Harpers Ferry travel answers
9 Gettysburg travel answers
3 Allentown (Pennsylvania) travel answers
622 New York City travel answers


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