59 days in United States Itinerary

59 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 5 nights
2
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
4
Gatlinburg
— 4 nights
5
Washington DC
— 4 nights
6
New York City
— 7 nights
7
Chicago
— 5 nights
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 7 nights
9
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
10
San Francisco
— 6 nights

5
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, immerse yourself in nature at Topanga State Park, and explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles visit planner.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in July: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 33°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (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
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Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

5
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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, get your game on at Wreck Room, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Parks · Casinos

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

6
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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Bright Angel Trail, take some stellar pictures from Grandview Point, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and make a trip to Grand Canyon Village.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park online travel route planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, things will get cooler in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 34°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 17:
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

4
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Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gatlinburg: Hartford (Zipline & River Rafting & Tubing) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Little River Road & Clingmans Dome). And it doesn't end there: stroll around Chimneys Picnic Area, admire the sheer force of Ramsey Cascades, sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, and have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Gatlinburg trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Gatlinburg in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Gatlinburg due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Gatlinburg, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hartford, The Escape Game Pigeon Forge
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River Rafting & Tubing
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

4
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Washington DC

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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, and appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Washington DC fast, fun, and easy.

Fly from Gatlinburg to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. In July in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

7
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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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City journey app.

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. July in New York City sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 26 — Aug 2:
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

5
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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Change things up with these side-trips from Chicago: Basilica of the Sacred Heart (in South Bend) and Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. (in DeKalb). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, stroll around Millennium Park, observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, and admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Chicago tour app.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Chicago takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Chicago. In August in Chicago, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Oak Park, Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Whiskey Acres Distilling Co.
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 7:
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Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. ©
Whiskey Acres Distilling Co.
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park
Millennium Park

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Yellowstone National Park

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 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, and take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Chicago in August, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 14:
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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Yosemite National Park

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, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, and stroll through Nevada Falls Loop.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and train; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 21:
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Taft Point ©
Taft Point

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San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. On the 27th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 27:
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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