Why not try one of these organised driving holidays which includes handpicked accommodation as well as driving directions, maps and travel guides.
14-day Northern California
Route 1 from San Francisco to LA might be world-famous but this tour of Northern California deserves even more recognition as it mixes city, coast and mountains.
Spend a fortnight exploring San Francisco, the vineyards of the Napa and Sonoma Valleys, the dramatic Sierra Nevada Mountains, the breath-taking beauty of Yosemite and the dreamy coastal town of Monterey, reached via a 26 mile stretch of Route 1.
The trip costs from £1,895 pp (two sharing) and includes 13 nights' B&B, flights (London) and car hire.
15-day Deep South Explorer
Experience the natural beauty, music and mouth-watering soul food of The Deep South.
See the best of four states over 15 days - Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Georgia – with highlights en route including New Orleans, Savannah and the birth place of rock 'n' roll - Memphis, renowned for its funky shops, back-alley BBQ joints and buzzing music scene on Beale Street.
The trip costs from £1,765 pp (two sharing) and includes 14 nights' B&B, flights (London) and car hire.
10-day New York Explorer
Discover what New York State has to offer beyond Manhattan Island.
Spend three days taking in the excitement of The Big Apple and then jump behind the wheel to take in Hudson Valley's wineries and quaint villages, the history and relaxing spas of Saratoga Springs, the Grand Canyon of the East in the Finger Lakes region - Letchworth State Park - and Niagara Falls.
The trip costs from £1,765 pp (two sharing) and includes nine nights' B&B, flights (London) and car hire.
11-day New England towns
See rural America at its prettiest on this tour of New England's most picturesque towns, including Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire and Connecticut.
Think white wooden churches, clapboard houses nestled among colourful trees, grey-timbered barns set amid lush pastures and wholesome foods such as blueberries, maple syrup and shellfish.
The trip costs from £1,395 pp (two sharing) and includes 10 nights' B&B (two sharing), flights (London) and car hire.
For further information about road trips with Vacations to America - whether set itineraries or tailor-made - visit vacationstoamerica.com