60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Melbourne
Fly:  18​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 15​min
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  7​h 45​min
Wailea, Maui
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
Honolulu, Oahu
— 7 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
Melbourne

4
days
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.
Shop till you drop at Santa Monica Farmers Market and Montana Avenue. Get some cultural insight at Getty Center The Publications and El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Bergamot Station (in Santa Monica) and Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, and examine the collection at GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary maker app .

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Los Angeles is minus 18 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Melbourne in January, with highs in Los Angeles at 24°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

5
days
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nature Center at Happy Isles and Sentinel Dome. On the 7th (Sun), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Panorama Trail, stroll through Lembert Dome, and don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of flight and car. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in January: high temperatures in Yosemite National Park hover around 8°C and lows are around -12°C. On the 10th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

5
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step out of the city life by going to Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Head to Union Square and Ferry Building Marketplacefor some retail therapy. And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Funston National Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Baker Beach, and examine the collection at SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco tour itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in January, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit warmer (17°C), and nights are much hotter (8°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Union Square ©
Union Square
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

4
days
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Valley of Fire State Park. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Mob Museum and Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art. When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: shop like a local with The Strip, enjoy some music at MGM Grand, browse the different shops at Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, and try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas tour site .

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in January, Las Vegas is slightly colder at night with lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Casinos

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

4
days
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Grand Canyon South Rim and Rim Trail. Shop till you drop at Canyon Village Marketplace and Lookout Studio. On the 22nd (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: stroll through North Kaibab Trail, get great views at Grandview Point, and trek along South Kaibab Trail.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in January: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 7°C, while lows dip to -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

5
days
Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Step out of the city life by going to Roaring Fork and Mount LeConte. Popular historic sites such as Walker Sisters' Cabin and The Old Mill are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Quiet Walkways, trek along Chimney Tops, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alum Cave Trail, and admire the landmark architecture of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip planning website .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Sugarlands Distilling Company, The Old Mill
Highlights from your plan
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Chimney Tops ©
Chimney Tops

4
days
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Washington National Cathedral and Georgetown University. Appreciate the collections at National Gallery of Art and National Air and Space Museum. Take a break from Washington DC with a short trip to National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, examine the collection at National Archives Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, and contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin.

For photos and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC visit planner .

Traveling by flight from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Washington DC takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Washington DC sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

National Museum of the Marine Corps, Tomb of the Unknowns
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

5
days
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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Ellis Island and St. Paul's Chapel. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read New York City trip planner .

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in February, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

3
days
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.
Visit Garden District and Jackson Square for their historical value. French Quarter and New Orleans Museum of Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in New Orleans, make a side trip to see Nottoway Plantation in White Castle, approximately 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, steep yourself in history at Beauregard-Keyes House, and look for gifts at Louisiana Music Factory.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans trip builder .

Traveling by flight from New York City to New Orleans takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in February: highs in New Orleans hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Nottoway Plantation
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum

3
days
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
You'll explore and learn at Maritime Museum of San Diego and San Diego Air & Space Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Children's Pool. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove, get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, stroll through Mission Beach Park, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Diego trip planner .

Getting from New Orleans to San Diego by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. While traveling from New Orleans, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Wailea.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park

5
days
Wailea, Maui

Wailea ©
Wailea is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. We've included these beaches for you: Wailea Beach and Kapalua Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Ka'anapali Beach and D.T. Fleming Beach Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Wailea: Lahaina (Lahaina Banyan Court & Napili Beach), Ho'okipa Beach Park (in Paia) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). There's still lots to do: stroll through Ulua Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Wailea Beach Path, immerse yourself in nature at Iao Valley State Monument, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Wailea road trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from San Diego to Wailea takes 8 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from San Diego to Wailea due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Diego in February, expect Wailea to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Wailea

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lahaina, Kihei, Kapalua, Iao Valley State Monument, Ho'okipa Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach

6
days
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.
USS Arizona Memorial and National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Head to Ala Moana Center and Polynesian Cultural Centerfor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Banzai Pipeline (in Pupukea), Kailua (Kailua Beach Park & Lanikai Beach) and Turtle Bay Beach (in Kahuku). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, enjoy the sand and surf at Kapiolani Regional Park, get engrossed in the history at Iolani Palace, and take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Honolulu road trip site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Wailea to Honolulu takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. In February, daytime highs in Honolulu are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua, Banzai Pipeline, Polynesian Cultural Center, Turtle Bay Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Sunset Beach Park ©
Sunset Beach Park

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