57 days in North America Itinerary

57 days in North America Itinerary

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57 days in North America Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fly + shuttle:  25​h
1
Banff National Park, Canada
— 5 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
2
Jasper National Park, Canada
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
3
Vancouver, Canada
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Seattle, United States
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
5
Yellowstone National Park, United States
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
6
San Francisco, United States
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
Yosemite National Park, United States
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
8
Los Angeles, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
9
Las Vegas, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
10
Mexico City, Mexico
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
11
Orlando, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
12
Washington DC, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
13
New York City, United States
— 6 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

5
nights
Banff National Park, Canada

Banff National Park ©
Among the world's oldest national parks, Banff National Park serves as a World Heritage-listed mecca for cyclists, hikers, skiers, bird-watchers, mountain climbers, and anyone else with a passion for exploring vast untouched wildernesses.
Explore Banff National Park's surroundings by going to Takakkaw Falls (in Yoho National Park) and Yoho National Park (in Field). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, hike along Plain of Six Glaciers, and stroll through Saddleback Pass.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Banff National Park day trip planning app .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Banff National Park is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. You'll gain 15 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Banff National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in September, expect Banff National Park to be much colder, temps between 15°C and 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 13:
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Via Ferrata ©
Via Ferrata
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Lake Louise ©
Lake Louise

5
nights
Jasper National Park, Canada

Jasper National Park ©
The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, sprawling Jasper National Park encompasses more than 10,000 sq km (4,200 sq mi) of largely unspoiled mountain wilderness.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, adventure, trails, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Mount Edith Cavell Trail, get outside with Old Fort Point, explore the striking landscape at Mount Edith Cavell, and explore the stunning scenery at Sunwapta Falls.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Jasper National Park trip planner.

Getting from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Banff National Park in September, you will find days in Jasper National Park are a bit warmer (20°C), and nights are about the same (2°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 18:
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Mount Edith Cavell Trail ©
Mount Edith Cavell Trail
Lac Beauvert ©
Lac Beauvert
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail

3
nights
Vancouver, Canada

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, zoos & aquariums, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Stanley Park, take a stroll through Granville Island, enjoy breathtaking views from Vancouver Lookout, and take in the views from Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.

Make your Vancouver itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Jasper National Park to Vancouver in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jasper National Park to Vancouver is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Jasper National Park in September, Vancouver is a bit warmer at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

North Vancouver
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

2
nights
Seattle, United States

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally wander the streets of Pike Place Market. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellevue Botanical Garden, and then meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Seattle day trip planning website .

Drive from Vancouver to Seattle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Vancouver, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Bellevue Botanical Garden
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

5
nights
Yellowstone National Park, United States

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Take a break from Yellowstone National Park with a short trip to Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park, about 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, trek along Artist Point, explore the striking landscape of Lake Butte Overlook, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip builder app .

Getting from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Seattle in September: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn

5
nights
San Francisco, United States

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Golden Gate Park, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and shop like a local with Exploratorium.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip builder tool .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco by combination of car and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, expect nights in San Francisco to be warmer, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 4:
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

5
nights
Yosemite National Park, United States

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, and take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip maker .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in October, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are slightly colder (22°C), and nights are much colder (-2°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

5
nights
Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, catch a live performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall, and admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park.

To see more things to do and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

4
nights
Las Vegas, United States

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In October in Las Vegas, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
night
Mexico City, Mexico

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the galleries of Museo del Templo Mayor, explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, and then explore the ancient world of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museo de Frida Kahlo, see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, then take an in-depth tour of National Palace (Palacio Nacional), and finally make a trip to Zocalo.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Mexico City trip builder app .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Mexico City in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas to Mexico City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, things will get a bit cooler in Mexico City: highs are around 26°C and lows about 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo

3
nights
Orlando, United States

Orlando ©
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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, fun & games, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando, and add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip builder tool .

You can fly from Mexico City to Orlando in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mexico City to Orlando, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mexico City in October, things will get a bit warmer in Orlando: highs are around 34°C and lows about 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

3
nights
Washington DC, United States

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC tour itinerary maker site .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Orlando in October, things will get little chillier in Washington DC: highs are around 25°C and lows about 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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nights
New York City, United States

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and see the interesting displays at 9/11 Memorial.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City online trip builder .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 27 — Nov 2:
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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