60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
2
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
9
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
10
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
11
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
12
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
13
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Vancouver

2
nights
Seattle

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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, take in the exciting artwork at Glasshouse Studio, admire the natural beauty at Bellevue Botanical Garden, and enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Seattle day trip planning app .

Vancouver, Canada to Seattle is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Seattle

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Bellevue Botanical Garden
Highlights from your plan
Seattle Aquarium ©
Seattle Aquarium
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

2
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Take a break from Honolulu with a short trip to Kailua Beach Park in Kailua, about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of USS Arizona Memorial, stroll through Manoa Falls, enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Makapu'u Point.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Honolulu trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Honolulu takes 8 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Honolulu is minus 2 hours. In December, Honolulu is much warmer than Seattle - with highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Makapu'u Point, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

3
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's lots more to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Honolulu to Las Vegas in 9 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Las Vegas is 2 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Honolulu in December: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 16°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Shopping, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

5
nights
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.
On the 27th (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Spend the 28th (Fri) exploring nature at Grand Canyon National Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Hopi Point, hike along Rim Trail, and make a trip to Point Sublime.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning website .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in December, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (8°C), and nights are cooler (-11°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 2nd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Getty Center, immerse yourself in nature at Topanga State Park, enjoy some music at Walt Disney Concert Hall, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, expect Los Angeles to be much warmer, temps between 24°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

5
nights
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.
On the 6th (Sun), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, make a trip to Pothole Dome, get great views at Tunnel View, and take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Range.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online driving holiday planner .

Do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in January: high temperatures in Yosemite National Park hover around 7°C and lows are around -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Village ©
Yosemite Village
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Spend the 13th (Sun) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, have fun and explore at Exploratorium, and stroll through Crissy Field.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in January, expect nights in San Francisco to be warmer, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
nights
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.
Spend the 18th (Fri) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, and identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and taxi; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in January, things will get cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around -5°C and lows about -20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Change things up with a short trip to Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm in Homer Glen (about 42 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, and take in panoramic vistas at 360 Chicago Observation Deck.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago trip planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Chicago: highs are around 0°C and lows about -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Chicago

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Museums

Side Trips

Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm, Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple
Highlights from your plan
Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm ©
Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
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, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read New Orleans day trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Chicago to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chicago in January, things will get much hotter in New Orleans: highs are around 17°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

4
nights
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.
Step out of Washington DC to go to Frederick and see Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at The Pentagon, and admire the striking features of Washington National Cathedral.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Washington DC attractions planner .

You can fly from New Orleans to Washington DC in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to Washington DC is 1 hour. When traveling from New Orleans in January, plan for slightly colder days in Washington DC, with highs around 7°C, while nights are colder with lows around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tomb of the Unknowns, Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience
Highlights from your plan
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience ©
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

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nights
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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a New York City trip simple and quick.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. February in New York City sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

4
nights
Orlando

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.
Pack the 8th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 10th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's lots more to do: discover the magic at Magic Kingdom Park, find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort, and make a splash at Discovery Cove.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Orlando day trip app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from New York City in February, with highs in Orlando at 28°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

#Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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