60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
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Washington DC
— 5 nights
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Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
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Charleston
— 3 nights
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Savannah
— 3 nights
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Daytona Beach
— 2 nights
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Fort Lauderdale
— 3 nights
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Miami
— 6 nights
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Key West
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
— 6 nights
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Pigeon Forge
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Nashville
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Memphis
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Keystone
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Yellowstone National Park
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Colorado Springs
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Santa Fe
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New York City

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.
You've added Top of the Rock, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Central Park, and other attractions to your itinerary. Your inner history buff will appreciate 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. Take a break from the city and head to Speed Boats Tours and Queens Wildlife Conservation Center. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, examine the collection at New York Public Library, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary maker website.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in New York City hover around 35°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 1 — 8:

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and The National Archives Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Capitol Hill. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, explore the world behind art at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, and visit Old Town.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC sightseeing planner.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. July in Washington DC sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. On the 13th (Tue), you're off to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 8 — 13:

3
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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Escape the urban bustle at Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Cherry Grove Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Wheels of Yesteryear and Boardwalk Winery. Next up on the itinerary: tee off at Mt. Atlanticus, kick back and relax at Ocean Drive Beach, and stroll through Windy Hill Beach.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Myrtle Beach day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Washington DC to Myrtle Beach in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and car. In July, daily temperatures in Myrtle Beach can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Golf

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:

3
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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Crafted Travel as well as Morris Island Lighthouse. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Charleston Museum and Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist. Discover out-of-the-way places like Dolphin & Whale Watching and McLeod Plantation Historic Site. Next up on the itinerary: whizz through the canopy at Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park, stop by The Hidden Countship, and contemplate the long history of Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Charleston trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Charleston, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Nightlife
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 19:

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Savannah

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force and Webb Military Museum. Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and Savannah Historic District. Explore Savannah's surroundings by going to Hilton Head (Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Sea Pines Forest Preserve, &more). The adventure continues: stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, admire the natural beauty at Andrew Low House, examine the collection at Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Savannah National Wildlife Refuge.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Savannah trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Savannah takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Savannah, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Daytona Beach.

Things to do in Savannah

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 22:

2
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Daytona Beach

The World's Most Famous Beach

The iconic seaside destination of Daytona Beach once supported sugar mill plantations, but now entertains up to 8 million visitors a year.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): cast your line with The Fishing Guy and then steep yourself in history at Mary Bethune Home.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Daytona Beach trip planner.

You can drive from Savannah to Daytona Beach in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and shuttle. In July in Daytona Beach, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. On the 24th (Sat), you'll travel to Fort Lauderdale.

Things to do in Daytona Beach

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 24:

3
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Fort Lauderdale

Venice of America

Known as the "Venice of America" because of its extensive network of navigable waterways, Fort Lauderdale welcomes over 10 million annual visitors, most of them attracted by the city's popular beaches and marinas.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Dr. Von D. Mizell-Eula Johnson State Park, glide through the air with Fort Lauderdale Watersports, then get engrossed in the history at Stranahan House, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park. Keep things going the next day: get outside with JP Outfitters Inc., then kick back and relax at Hollywood North Beach Park, then enjoy the sand and surf at Hollywood Beach, and finally stop by Wings Beachwear.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Fort Lauderdale online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Daytona Beach to Fort Lauderdale takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 24 — 27:

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Miami

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and Deering Estate. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Anhinga Trail and Spiegel Grove. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami: Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier), Everglades Alligator Farm (in Homestead) and Molasses Reef (in Key Largo). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, stroll through Haulover Beach Park, visit Wynwood, and examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Miami travel route planner.

Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Miami in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Miami are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 27 — Aug 2:

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Key West

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.
On the 3rd (Tue), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, explore the gorgeous colors at Vandenberg Wreck, take in the exciting artwork at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery, then sample the fine beverages at Key West First Legal Rum Distillery, and finally do a tasting at The Key West Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, then step aboard U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, then examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Alan S. Maltz Gallery.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Key West trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Miami to Key West in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. August in Key West sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 4:

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New Orleans

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.
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Garden District are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Louis Cathedral and French Quarter. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New Orleans: Oak Alley Plantation (in Vacherie), Evergreen Plantation (in Edgard) and Whitney Plantation (in Wallace). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Ultimate Swamp Adventures, explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, look for all kinds of wild species at Old River Road Plantation Adventure, and brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for New Orleans using our trip planner.

Getting from Key West to New Orleans by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West to New Orleans, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Key West, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 4 — 11:

3
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Pigeon Forge

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky, examine the collection at Hollywood Star Cars Museum, then examine the collection at Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with Alewine Pottery, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old Forge Distillery. Here are some ideas for day two: sample the fine beverages at Tennessee Shine Company, surround yourself with nature on Bluff Mountain Adventures, then examine the collection at Titanic Museum Attraction, and finally examine the collection at Alcatraz East Crime Museum.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Pigeon Forge vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Pigeon Forge takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to Pigeon Forge is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Pigeon Forge when traveling from New Orleans in August, with lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 11 — 14:

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Nashville

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Historic Travellers Rest and Belmont Mansion will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum and : Gallery of Iconic Guitars. There's lots more to do: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, explore the world behind art at Frist Art Museum, examine the collection at The George Jones, and get to know the fascinating history of Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Nashville day trip app.

Drive from Pigeon Forge to Nashville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and subway. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 17:

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Memphis

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Step off the beaten path and head to National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel and Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Beale Street and Sun Studio. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Memphis: Clarksdale (The Delta Blues Museum, Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Stax Museum of American Soul Music and explore the different monuments and memorials at Elmwood Cemetery.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Memphis road trip tool.

You can drive from Nashville to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 17 — 19:

2
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Keystone

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Museum-lovers will appreciate South Dakota State Railroad Museum and The Museum @ Black Hills Institute. Custer County 1881 Courthouse and Keystone Historical Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Keystone: Custer (Custer State Park & Sylvan Lake). There's much more to do: trek along Presidential Trail, cruise along Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway, browse for treasures at The Farmer's Daughter, and explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Keystone attractions planner.

Fly from Memphis to Keystone in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Memphis to Keystone due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Memphis in August, expect nights in Keystone to be colder, around 12°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Keystone

Museums · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:

3
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Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Step out of the city life by going to Grand Prismatic Spring and Upper Geyser Basin. Discover out-of-the-way places like Midway Geyser Basin and Steamboat Geyser. There's still lots to do: trek along Observation Point Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Aurum Geyser, stroll through Monument Geyser Basin, and take in the dramatic natural features at Blue Star Spring.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Keystone to Yellowstone National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and car. In August, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Keystone - with highs of 24°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 25:

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Colorado Springs

Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Broadmoor Seven Falls, Front Range Climbing Company and Garden of the Gods. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): stroll around Garden of the Gods and then admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable tour with Front Range Climbing Company, then get interesting insight from Colorado Wolf Adventures, and then trek along Seven Bridges Trail.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Colorado Springs takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and train. In August, Colorado Springs is somewhat warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 33°C and lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 25 — 28:

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Santa Fe

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at New Mexico Museum of Art, take in the exciting artwork at Nedra Matteucci Galleries, then take in the pleasant sights at Keshi, and finally explore the world behind art at San Miguel Chapel.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe online road trip planner.

You can drive from Colorado Springs to Santa Fe in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In August in Santa Fe, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 16°C at night. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 29:

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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.