60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
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Las Vegas
— 5 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
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San Diego
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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New Orleans
— 4 nights
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Key West
— 3 nights
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Orlando
— 5 nights
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Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
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New York City
— 6 nights
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Chicago
— 3 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park

— 5 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 30th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, make a trip to Grand Canyon Village, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, and hike along South Kaibab Trail.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park tour itinerary maker tool.

Angel Fire to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 9-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Angel Fire in November, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 54°F and 22°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 30:

Las Vegas

— 5 nights

Sin City

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: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, and take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas online road trip planner.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 68°F, while nights are much hotter with lows around 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 5:

Yosemite National Park

— 5 nights
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 trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, stroll through Mariposa Grove, don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Range.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park travel planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Las Vegas in December, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit cooler (46°F), and nights are much colder (14°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 10:

San Francisco

— 5 nights

City by the Bay

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip maker.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 59°F by day to 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 15:

Honolulu, Oahu

— 3 nights

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Honolulu is known for historic sites, wildlife, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at USS Arizona Memorial, stroll through Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, steep yourself in history at Battleship Missouri Memorial, and kick back and relax at Waikiki Beach.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Honolulu route planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Honolulu in 7 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Honolulu is minus 2 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in December, expect Honolulu to be much hotter, temps between 82°F and 69°F. On the 18th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to San Diego.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 18:

San Diego

— 4 nights

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Go for a jaunt from San Diego to Encinitas to see Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, walk around Balboa Park, and examine the collection at Mingei International Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to San Diego takes 7 hours. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Honolulu in December, things will get a bit cooler in San Diego: highs are around 68°F and lows about 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 18 — 22:

Los Angeles

— 4 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Santa Monica Farmers Market (in Santa Monica) and Disneyland Park (in Anaheim). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, shop like a local with The Grove, appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to New Orleans.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Theme Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 22 — 26:

New Orleans

— 4 nights

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, make a trip to Jackson Square, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planning site.

You can fly from Los Angeles to New Orleans in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to New Orleans is 2 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in December, you will find days in New Orleans are little chillier (57°F), and nights are a bit warmer (57°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Key West.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 30:

Key West

— 3 nights

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Change things up with these side-trips from Key West: SpaTerre at Little Palm Island Resort (in Little Torch Key) and Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, steep yourself in history at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, browse the exhibits of Truman Little White House, and view the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Key West trip planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Key West by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Key West due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in December: highs in Key West hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 2:

Orlando

— 5 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Step out of Orlando to go to DeLand and see Stetson Mansion, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Have a day of magic on the 4th (Tue) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 5th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort, take in nature's colorful creations at Harry P. Leu Gardens, explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and make an unforgettable trip to Magic Kingdom Park.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Orlando holiday planning tool.

You can fly from Key West to Orlando in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in January, expect Orlando to be a bit cooler, temps between 71°F and 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can fly to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 2 — 7:

Gatlinburg

— 3 nights

The Gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Explore Gatlinburg's surroundings by going to Sevierville (Tennessee Legend Distillery - Winfield Dunn Parkway & Tennessee Legend Distillery - Newport Hwy) and Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park). There's much more to do: sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, take a memorable drive along Little River Road, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Gatlinburg trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Gatlinburg takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Orlando in January, expect Gatlinburg to be much colder, temps between 47°F and 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to fly to Washington DC.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 7 — 10:

Washington DC

— 4 nights
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 trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress.

Plan a trip to Washington DC easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Gatlinburg to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. In January, daytime highs in Washington DC are 44°F, while nighttime lows are 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 14:

New York City

— 6 nights

Big Apple

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our New York City trip app.

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in January, expect slightly colder with lows of 24°F in New York City. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can fly to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 20:

Chicago

— 3 nights

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, admire the striking features of Reliance Building, stroll around Millennium Park, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Chicago online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Chicago takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in January, with highs in Chicago at 32°F and lows at 18°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 23:

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.