23 days in Continental USA Itinerary

23 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Santa Fe
— 3 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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Custer
— 3 nights
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Gettysburg
— 3 nights
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Savannah
— 3 nights
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Tybee Island
— 2 nights
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Marathon
— 4 nights

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Santa Fe

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museum of International Folk Art and New Mexico History Museum. Palace of the Governors and Georgia O'Keeffe Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Go for a jaunt from Santa Fe to Taos to see Rio Grande Gorge Bridge about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road, make a trip to Santa Fe Plaza, and contemplate the long history of Loretto Chapel.

Plan trip to Santa Fe with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Birmingham to Santa Fe is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Birmingham in June since evenings lows in Santa Fe dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Museum of International Folk Art ©
Museum of International Folk Art
New Mexico History Museum ©
New Mexico History Museum
Palace of the Governors ©
Palace of the Governors

4
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Yellowstone National Park

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Upper Geyser Basin and Jenny Lake Trail. Step out of Yellowstone National Park to go to Grand Teton National Park and see Grand Teton, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, and explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Yellowstone National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Santa Fe to Yellowstone National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, taxi, shuttle, and car. In June, Yellowstone National Park is cooler than Santa Fe - with highs of 66°F and lows of 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Custer.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

3
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): learn more about the world around you at Mammoth Site of Hot Springs, then cruise along Wildlife Loop Road, and then cruise along Iron Mountain Road. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel and then explore the activities along Sylvan Lake.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Custer day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Custer takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June: high temperatures in Custer hover around 73°F and lows are around 48°F. You will leave for Gettysburg on the 11th (Fri).

Things to do in Custer

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel

3
nights
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
On the 12th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Gettysburg Museum of History, then stroll around Gettysburg National Military Park, and then stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Jennie Wade House and then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Gettysburg trip maker site.

You can fly from Custer to Gettysburg in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, train, and car. Traveling from Custer to Gettysburg, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Custer in June, things will get a bit warmer in Gettysburg: highs are around 81°F and lows about 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg Museum of History ©
Gettysburg Museum of History
Jennie Wade House ©
Jennie Wade House
Gettysburg National Cemetery ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery

3
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Old Fort Jackson and Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters. Get some historical perspective at First African Baptist Church and Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. Get out of town with these interesting Savannah side-trips: Hilton Head (Coligny Beach & Dolphin & Whale Watching). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace, walk around Forsyth Park, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, and delve into the mystery of Olde Pink House.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Savannah trip itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of bus, train, and flight from Gettysburg to Savannah in 10 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, Savannah is somewhat warmer than Gettysburg - with highs of 89°F and lows of 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tybee Island.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Old Fort Jackson ©
Old Fort Jackson
Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters ©
Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace ©
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace

2
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Tybee Island

Tybee Island ©
Tybee Island is a city and barrier island located in Chatham County, Georgia, 18 miles (29 km) east of Savannah, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Fort Pulaski National Monument and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Tybee Island Beach and then visit a coastal fixture at Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Tybee Island tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Savannah to Tybee Island takes an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Tybee Island can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Marathon.

Things to do in Tybee Island

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Marathon

Marathon ©

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marathon: Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier), Fishing Charters & Tours (in Islamorada) and John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park (in Key Largo). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, and stroll through Bahia Honda State Park.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon road trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Tybee Island to Marathon in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Tybee Island in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 79°F in Marathon. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

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