60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly + bus:  10​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Drive:  8​h
Columbia
— 4 nights
Drive:  10​h 45​min
Miami Beach
— 4 nights
Drive:  14​h 15​min
New Orleans
— 6 nights
Drive:  6​h
Houston
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
Austin
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Midland
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 15​min
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​h 15​min
Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Las Vegas
— 7 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 10 nights
Fly:  15​h
London

4
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.
You've added New York Public Library, Statue of Liberty National Monument, Empire State Building, and other attractions to your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Bronx Zoo and Central Park Zoo. Do some cultural sightseeing at 9/11 Memorial and Times Square. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue and shop like a local with Shopping Girlfriend NYC.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the New York City route planner .

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in April, with highs in New York City at 19°C and lows at 9°C. On the 26th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Shopping Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
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Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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.
Washington National Cathedral and Arlington National Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Get in touch with nature at Tidal Basin and Scott's Run Nature Preserve. Venture out of the city with trips to Horseshoe Casino Baltimore (in Baltimore), Robinson Nature Center (in Columbia) and Breezy Point Beach and Campground (in Chesapeake Beach). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, hunt for treasures at Takoma Park Farmers Market, appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, and steep yourself in history at Georgetown University.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC day trip website .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New York City in April: highs in Washington DC hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Columbia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Takoma Park Farmers Market, Robinson Nature Center, Arlington National Cemetery, Scott's Run Nature Preserve, Breezy Point Beach and Campground
Highlights from your plan
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

4
days
Columbia

Columbia
A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
Step out of the city life by going to Aiken Golf Club and Saluda Shoals Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Columbia: Riverwalk (in Augusta), Congaree National Park (in Hopkins) and Aiken (Vapor Tek USA & the bone-i-fide bakery & grooming). The adventure continues: get a sense of history and politics at South Carolina State House.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Columbia day trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Columbia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Washington DC in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Columbia, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks Nature Golf

Side Trips

Aiken, Congaree National Park, Riverwalk
Highlights from your plan
Saluda Shoals Park
Saluda Shoals Park
Aiken Golf Club
Aiken Golf Club
Riverwalk ©
Riverwalk

3
days
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Art Deco Historic District and Lincoln Road. We've included these beaches for you: South Beach and Fort Lauderdale Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Aventura Mall (in Aventura) and Shark Valley (in Everglades National Park). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Collins Avenue, shop like a local with Ocean Drive, and buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Miami Beach day trip site .

Getting from Columbia to Miami Beach by combination of flight, tram, and bus takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and tram; or drive. Traveling from Columbia in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Miami Beach, with lows around 27°C. On the 8th (Wed), you're off toNew Orleans.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Shark Valley, Bayside Marketplace, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Aventura Mall
Highlights from your plan
South Beach ©
South Beach
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

5
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.
Garden District and French Quarter are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at Royal Street and Louisiana Music Factory. Step out of New Orleans with an excursion to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Slidell--about 48 minutes away. Spend the 10th (Fri) exploring nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, browse the eclectic array of goods at Frenchmen Street, stroll the grounds of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, and stroll through New Orleans City Park.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New Orleans road trip planning website .

Getting from Miami Beach to New Orleans by combination of bus, tram, and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Miami Beach in May, plan for a bit cooler days in New Orleans, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

3
days
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Get in touch with nature at Hermann Park and Sylvan Beach Park. Step out of Houston with an excursion to Houston Premium Outlets in Cypress--about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Water Wall, see the interesting displays at Battleship Texas State Historic Site, look for gifts at Old Town Spring, and steep yourself in history at San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Houston route planner .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Houston takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. While traveling from New Orleans, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Houston, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

La Porte, Old Town Spring, Houston Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center
Hermann Park
Hermann Park
Houston Premium Outlets ©
Houston Premium Outlets

2
days
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, stop by Waterloo Records & Video, and then get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and then take a stroll through South Congress Avenue.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Austin attractions website .

You can drive from Houston to Austin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. May in Austin sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Midland.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Bullock Texas State History Museum
Bullock Texas State History Museum
Waterloo Records & Video
Waterloo Records & Video

2
days
Midland

Midland ©
Midland is a city in and the county seat of Midland County, Texas, United States, on the Southern Plains of the state's western area. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Big Spring State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at I-20 Wildlife Preserve, and then delve into the distant past at Stonehenge Replica.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Midland tour app .

You can drive from Austin to Midland in 5.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In May, daytime highs in Midland are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Midland

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Big Spring State Park, Stonehenge Replica
Highlights from your plan
Big Spring State Park ©
Big Spring State Park
Permian Basin Petroleum Museum ©
Permian Basin Petroleum Museum
Stonehenge Replica ©
Stonehenge Replica

1
day
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe is a city in Galveston County, Texas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): do a tasting at Haak Vineyards & Winery Inc.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, read our Santa Fe trip app .

Explore your travel options from Midland to Santa Fe with the Route module. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Midland in May since evenings lows in Santa Fe dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Surfside Beach, Tanger Outlet Houston
Highlights from your plan
Tanger Outlet Houston ©
Tanger Outlet Houston
Haak Vineyards & Winery Inc
Haak Vineyards & Winery Inc

3
days
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Step out of the city life by going to Garden of the Gods and Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. Change things up with a short trip to The Barn Antiques and Specialty Shops in Castle Rock (about 1h 30 min away). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Glen Eyrie Conference Center, look for gifts at Criterium Bicycles, tee off at The Broadmoor Golf Courses, and learn about all things military at National Museum-World War II Aviation.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Santa Fe to Colorado Springs. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Santa Fe to Colorado Springs. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Santa Fe in May: highs in Colorado Springs hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manitou Cliff Dwellings, The Barn Antiques and Specialty Shops
Highlights from your plan
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
The Broadmoor Golf Courses ©
The Broadmoor Golf Courses

2
days
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Deer Valley Resort and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City trip maker app .

Fly from Colorado Springs to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Colorado Springs in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Salt Lake City, with lows of 11°C. On the 29th (Wed), you're off toLas Vegas.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Deer Valley Resort
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Deer Valley Resort
Deer Valley Resort
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

7
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.
For shopping fun, head to The Strip or Forum Shops at Caesars Palace. Get in touch with nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Hoover Dam (in Boulder City). Spend the 30th (Thu) riding across the waves with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. The adventure continues: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, try your luck at Paris Las Vegas, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas road trip tool .

Getting from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Salt Lake City in May: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 36°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

3
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Big Trees Lodge, National Historic Landmark and Yosemite Museum Gallery. Visiting Glacier Point and El Capitan will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, play a few rounds at Wawona Golf Course, don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bridalveil Fall.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and car. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in June; daily highs in Yosemite National Park reach 30°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Golf
Highlights from your plan
Nature Center at Happy Isles ©
Nature Center at Happy Isles
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
El Capitan ©
El Capitan

10
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.
For shopping fun, head to Montana Avenue or Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Escape the urban bustle at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park), Santa Monica (Santa Monica Mountains, Bergamot Station, & more) and Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach). Pack the 17th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica Beach, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, browse the eclectic array of goods at Melrose Trading Post, and stop by Amoeba Music.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles tour itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. Expect warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Hermosa Beach Pier ©
Hermosa Beach Pier

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