51 days in United States Itinerary

51 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner

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Charleston
— 1 night
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St. Augustine
— 1 night
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Orlando
— 1 night
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Houston
— 1 day
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San Antonio
— 1 day
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Lawton
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Big Bend National Park
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Carlsbad Caverns National Park
— 1 night
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El Paso
— 1 night
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Alamogordo
— 1 night
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Albuquerque
— 1 night
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Phoenix
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Capitol Reef National Park
— 1 night
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Arches National Park
— 1 night
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Canyonlands National Park
— 1 night
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Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night
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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
— 1 night
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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 1 night
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Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Joshua Tree National Park
— 1 night
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San Diego
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 1 night
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
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Redwood National Park
— 1 night
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Lassen Volcanic National Park
— 1 night
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly to Seattle, Fly to Olympic National Park
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Olympic National Park
— 1 night
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North Cascades National Park
— 1 night
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Mount Rainier National Park
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
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Helena
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
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Wind Cave National Park
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Badlands National Park
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Drive to Rapid City Regional Airport, Fly to Duluth International Airport, Drive to Isle Royale National Park
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Isle Royale National Park
— 1 night
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Drive to Duluth International Airport, Fly to Falls International Airport, Drive to Voyageurs National Park
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Voyageurs National Park
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Drive to Falls International Airport, Fly to Buffalo Niagara International Airport, Drive to Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls
— 1 night
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Hershey
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Washington DC
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Fly to Newport News Williamsburg International Airport, Drive to Assateague Island
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Assateague Island
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Drive to Newport News Williamsburg International Airport, Fly to Charlotte Douglas International Airport

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Charleston

— 1 night
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 Magnolia Plantation & Gardens. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Charleston trip app.

Charlotte to Charleston is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Charlotte in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Charleston, with lows of 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your trip

St. Augustine

— 1 night
St. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to St. Augustine fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Charleston to St. Augustine in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 73°F. On the 4th (Fri), you'll travel to Orlando.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Orlando

— 1 night

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Universal's Islands of Adventure as well as Universal Orlando Resort. On the 4th (Fri), learn more about the world around you at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology and then find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort. On your second day here, find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from St. Augustine to Orlando takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Orlando can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Childrens Museums · Museums

Houston

— 1 day

Bayou City

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.
Make your Houston itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Orlando to Houston by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to Houston due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in Houston are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. On the 6th (Sun), you'll travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Houston

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nightlife

San Antonio

— 1 day

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Alamo.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Antonio tour app.

Getting from Houston to San Antonio by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In June, daytime highs in San Antonio are 93°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Lawton.

Things to do in San Antonio

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Lawton

— 1 day
The city of Lawton is the county seat of Comanche County, in the State of Oklahoma. To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Lawton journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Lawton takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from San Antonio in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Lawton, with lows around 69°F. On the 8th (Tue), you're off to Big Bend National Park.

Things to do in Lawton

Parks · Museums · Fun & Games · Nature

Big Bend National Park

Situated where the Rio Grande River takes a big southerly dip in West Texas, Big Bend National Park covers a massive expanse of desert, woodlands, and grasslands full of rivers, limestone canyons, and high mountains. Nearly 2,000 species of plant and animal life call this place home.
To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Big Bend National Park route planner.

You can drive from Lawton to Big Bend National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lawton in June: high temperatures in Big Bend National Park hover around 100°F and lows are around 75°F. On the 8th (Tue), you'll travel to Carlsbad Caverns National Park.

Things to do in Big Bend National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Carlsbad Caverns National Park

— 1 night
The canyons, cacti, and thorny bushes of the southern New Mexico desert hide one of the U.S.'s great subterranean geological wonders, Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Lion's Tail, explore the activities along Green Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Hall of The White Giant, then explore the striking landscape at Giant Dome, then Head underground at Slaughter Canyon Cave, and finally surround yourself with nature on Carlsbad Caverns Natural Entrance Tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Carlsbad Caverns National Park trip planning app.

Getting from Big Bend National Park to Carlsbad Caverns National Park by car takes about 7 hours. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Big Bend National Park in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 67°F in Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to El Paso.

Things to do in Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

El Paso

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): get outside with Southwest University Park, get a new perspective on nature at UTEP Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens, then walk around Billy Rogers Arroyo Park, then stop by YDSP Tigua Indian Cultural Center and Museum, and finally stroll around Rio Bosque Wetlands Park.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the El Paso trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Carlsbad Caverns National Park to El Paso takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Carlsbad Caverns National Park in June, El Paso is a bit warmer at night with lows of 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Alamogordo.

Things to do in El Paso

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Alamogordo

— 1 night
Alamogordo is the seat of Otero County, New Mexico, United States. On the 11th (Fri), do a tasting at Heart of the Desert, learn about winemaking at McGinn's PistachioLand, contemplate the long history of Old Apple Barn, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Osha Trail, and finally get to know the fascinating history of New Mexico Rails-to-Trails.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Alamogordo attractions planner.

Traveling by car from El Paso to Alamogordo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from El Paso in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Alamogordo, with lows around 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Alamogordo

Historic Sites · Wineries · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Albuquerque

— 1 night

Duke City

Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
On the 12th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at Don Francisco Cuervo y Valdes monument, get interesting insight from Routes Bicycle Tours & Rentals, stop by The Candy Lady, then appreciate the history behind Coronado Historic Site, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at The Stables at Tamaya.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Albuquerque road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Alamogordo to Albuquerque takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or take a bus. June in Albuquerque sees daily highs of 93°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Trails

Side Trips

Phoenix

— 1 night
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 13th (Sun), trek along Echo Canyon Trail and Recreation Area, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Basilica, ride a horse along KOLI Equestrian Center, then steep yourself in history at Rosson House Museum, and finally indulge your senses at Arizona Scenic Tours - Day Tours.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Phoenix trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Albuquerque to Phoenix by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Albuquerque in June: high temperatures in Phoenix hover around 107°F and lows are around 81°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors · Wildlife · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park

— 1 night
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, stroll around Indian Garden, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then look for gifts at Lookout Studio, then see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip site.

Drive from Phoenix to Grand Canyon National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. In June, Grand Canyon National Park is much colder than Phoenix - with highs of 85°F and lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 1 night
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Natural Bridge, explore the stunning scenery at Agua Canyon, then explore the striking landscape at Three Wisemen, then trek along Navajo Loop Trail, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

To find photos and tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park tour itinerary website.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Bryce Canyon National Park, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Capitol Reef National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Capitol Reef National Park

— 1 night
Capitol Reef National Park takes its name from a particularly rugged and scenic section of the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic "wrinkle" stretching for 160 km (100 mi) along a dry plateau surrounded by white Navajo sandstone cliffs and domes, and red canyons, buttes, and rock bridges.
On the 16th (Wed), hike along Chimney Rock Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Water Pocket Fold, contemplate the long history of Behunin Cabin, then head outdoors with Notom Road Scenic Backway, and finally hike along Sunset Point Trail.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Capitol Reef National Park trip maker app.

Drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Capitol Reef National Park in 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Capitol Reef National Park can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Historic Sites

Arches National Park

— 1 night

A Red Rock Wonderland

Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Pine Tree Arch, explore the striking landscape at Tunnel Arch, explore the striking landscape at Landscape Arch, explore the striking landscape at Courthouse Towers, then explore the striking landscape at Double Arch, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Turret Arch.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Arches National Park online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Capitol Reef National Park to Arches National Park in 3.5 hours. When traveling from Capitol Reef National Park in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Arches National Park, with highs around 95°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Canyonlands National Park.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Canyonlands National Park

— 1 night
Canyonlands National Park features myriad canyons and buttes that the Colorado River, Green River, and their tributaries have carved over millions of years in hues of red and orange.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take a memorable drive along White Rim Road, hike along Neck Spring, then take in breathtaking views at Orange Cliffs Overlook, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Aztec Butte Trail, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Shafer Canyon Overlook.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Canyonlands National Park road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Arches National Park to Canyonlands National Park takes 1.5 hours. June in Canyonlands National Park sees daily highs of 95°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Canyonlands National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Mesa Verde National Park

— 1 night
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Square Tower House, cruise along Ruins Road, then explore the ancient world of Balcony House, then hike along Spruce Canyon Trail, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Far View Sites.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Mesa Verde National Park trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Canyonlands National Park to Mesa Verde National Park in 5 hours. Traveling from Canyonlands National Park in June, things will get little chillier in Mesa Verde National Park: highs are around 89°F and lows about 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Scenic Drive

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

— 1 night
On the 20th (Sun), hike along Mosca Pass Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Little Medano Creek, and then explore the fascinating landscape at High Dune Trail.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve vacation maker tool.

Explore your travel options from Mesa Verde National Park to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve with the Route module. While traveling from Mesa Verde National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Rocky Mountain National Park

— 1 night
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Deer Mountain, explore the striking landscape of Many Parks Curve Overlook, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sheep Lakes, then hike along Upper Beaver Meadows Trailhead, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Fern Falls.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Rocky Mountain National Park trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve to Rocky Mountain National Park. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rocky Mountain National Park when traveling from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve in June, with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

— 1 night
The Gunnison River has been hard at work over the past two million years, carving out the sheer cliffs and towering spires that today make up Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park.
On the 22nd (Tue), get a dose of the wild on Morrow Point Boat Ride, hike along Rim Rock Trail, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Gunnison Point.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Rocky Mountain National Park to Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park takes 7 hours. June in Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Zion National Park

— 1 night
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 23rd (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Zion National Park trip builder.

Explore your travel options from Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park to Zion National Park with the Route module. In June in Zion National Park, expect temperatures between 94°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Joshua Tree National Park

— 1 night
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): admire nature's extreme beauty at Cottonwood Spring Oasis, go deep underground at Desert Queen Mine, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Wonderland of Rocks.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Joshua Tree National Park holiday builder site.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Joshua Tree National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Zion National Park to Joshua Tree National Park due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Zion National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Joshua Tree National Park, ranging from highs of 102°F to lows of 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

San Diego

— 1 night

America's Finest City

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): stroll through Coronado Beach, kick back and relax at Mission Bay Park, then stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Mission Beach Boardwalk.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the San Diego trip planner.

Drive from Joshua Tree National Park to San Diego in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in June: highs in San Diego hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Los Angeles

— 1 night

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stroll through 26-Mile Bike Path, explore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, see some colorful creatures with Eco Dive Center, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Redondo Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at SEA Lab.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip builder site.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from San Diego in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 1 night

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 27th (Sun), shop like a local with The Strip, take a memorable tour with Tours, then visit The LINQ Promenade, and finally try your luck at Casino At The Venetian. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy some diversion at Gun Garage, stroll through Spring Mountains Visitor Center, then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Charleston.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner.

Fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 103°F to lows of 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Death Valley National Park

— 1 night

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): cruise along Artists Dr, explore the stunning scenery at Twenty Mule Team Canyon, contemplate the long history of Harmony Borax Works, explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, then tee off at Furnace Creek Golf Course, and finally make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in June: high temperatures in Death Valley National Park hover around 98°F and lows are around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Golf

Yosemite National Park

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): trek along Panorama Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and finally stroll through Nevada Falls Loop.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park tour itinerary builder app.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in June, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be much colder, around 43°F, while days are little chillier, around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Redwood National Park

— 1 night
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Plan a trip to Redwood National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Explore your travel options from Yosemite National Park to Redwood National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, you will find days in Redwood National Park are little chillier (63°F), and nights are a bit warmer (49°F). You'll set off for Lassen Volcanic National Park on the 1st (Thu).

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Lassen Volcanic National Park

— 1 night
In Lassen Volcanic National Park, steaming volcanic mountains give way to alpine meadows filled with wildflowers and pristine mountain lakes.
On the 1st (Thu), explore the activities along Boiling Springs Lake, explore the striking landscape at Devil's Kitchen, then take in the dramatic natural features at Bumpass Hell, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mill Creek Falls, and finally contemplate the geological forces at Sulphur Works. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Fantastic Lava Beds, then contemplate the waterfront views at Juniper Lake, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lassen Peak , and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Manzanita Lake.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lassen Volcanic National Park trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Redwood National Park to Lassen Volcanic National Park takes 5.5 hours. When traveling from Redwood National Park in July, plan for much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Lassen Volcanic National Park: temperatures range from 101°F by day to 68°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Lassen Volcanic National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

— 1 night

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park visit planner.

Explore your travel options from Lassen Volcanic National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park are 98°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. You will leave for San Francisco on the 3rd (Sat).

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San Francisco

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City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 3rd (Sat), stroll through Lands End, then immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and finally sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip maker website.

You can fly from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to San Francisco in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. When traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, plan for colder days in San Francisco, with highs around 73°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Olympic National Park.

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Olympic National Park

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In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Olympic National Park online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Olympic National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for little chillier nights in Olympic National Park, with lows around 52°F. On the 5th (Mon), you'll travel to North Cascades National Park.

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North Cascades National Park

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North Cascades National Park calls visitors to its rugged landscape of high mountain peaks tipped with about 300 glaciers.
On the 5th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Washington Pass, then contemplate the waterfront views at Cutthroat Lake, then take some stellar pictures from Diablo Lake Vista Point, and finally cruise along N Cascades Hwy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Artist Point, then take in the awesome beauty at Table Mountain Glacier, then contemplate the waterfront views at Picture Lake, and finally trek along Lake Ann Trail.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our North Cascades National Park trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Olympic National Park to North Cascades National Park. When traveling from Olympic National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in North Cascades National Park: temperatures range from 76°F by day to 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

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Mount Rainier National Park

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The star attraction of Mt.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): trek along Wonderland Trail, then stroll through Burroughs Mountain Trail, and then hike along Box Canyon Loop.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Mount Rainier National Park trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from North Cascades National Park to Mount Rainier National Park with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in Mount Rainier National Park are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

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Glacier National Park

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Crown of the Continent

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
On the 8th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Bullhead Lake, explore the activities along Iceberg Lake, and then hike along Iceberg Lake Trail.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Mount Rainier National Park to Glacier National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Mount Rainier National Park to Glacier National Park is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in July: highs in Glacier National Park hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Helena.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

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Helena

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Helena is the capital city of the U.S. Planning Helena trip won't be overwhelming when you use Inspirock's itinerary maker.

Getting from Glacier National Park to Helena by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or fly. Traveling from Glacier National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Helena, with lows of 57°F. On the 9th (Fri), you're off to Yellowstone National Park.

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Yellowstone National Park

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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.
On the 9th (Fri), get outside with Morning Glory Pool, take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, then contemplate the waterfront views at Firehole River, and finally explore the striking landscape at Biscuit Basin. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, then hike along Observation Point Trail, then take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, and finally take in the natural beauty of Aurum Geyser.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park travel planning tool.

Getting from Helena to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus, car, and shuttle. Traveling from Helena in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 73°F and 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Grand Teton National Park.

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Grand Teton National Park

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Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 10th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Menor's Ferry Historical Trail.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park itinerary planner.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Wind Cave National Park.

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Wind Cave National Park

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Wind Cave National Park presents one of the United States' few remaining intact prairies.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): hike along Rankin Ridge Nature Trail, look for all kinds of wild species at Wind Cave National Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Windcross Conservancy.

To see photos and tourist information, refer to the Wind Cave National Park sightseeing planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Grand Teton National Park to Wind Cave National Park. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Wind Cave National Park when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in July, with lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Badlands National Park.

Things to do in Wind Cave National Park

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Badlands National Park

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Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Badlands Wall, tour the pleasant surroundings at Castle Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Burns Basin Overlook, then explore the striking landscape of Homestead Overlook, and finally explore the striking landscape at Conata Basin Overlook.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Badlands National Park journey planner.

Traveling by car from Wind Cave National Park to Badlands National Park takes 2.5 hours. In July, Badlands National Park is somewhat warmer than Wind Cave National Park - with highs of 91°F and lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Isle Royale National Park.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

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Isle Royale National Park

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Isolated by its location in the northern reaches of Lake Superior, Isle Royale National Park treats its visitors to a wilderness of second-growth forests, clear lakes, and rugged coastline inhabited by moose, wolves, otters, and foxes.
On the 13th (Tue), visit a coastal fixture at Rock Island Lighthouse, take a stroll through Rock Harbor, appreciate the extensive heritage of Scoville Point, then hike along Greenstone Ridge Trail, and finally stroll through Mount Ojibway Trail.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Isle Royale National Park road trip planning app.

Explore your travel options from Badlands National Park to Isle Royale National Park with the Route module. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Badlands National Park in July: high temperatures in Isle Royale National Park hover around 73°F and lows are around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Voyageurs National Park.

Things to do in Isle Royale National Park

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Voyageurs National Park

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Heart of the Continent

Minnesota calls itself "The Land of 10,000 Lakes," and a good number of these lie inside of Voyageurs National Park.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the activities along Rainy Lake, hike along Locator Lake Trail, and then explore the striking landscape at Kabetogama Peninsula.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Voyageurs National Park day trip tool.

Explore your travel options from Isle Royale National Park to Voyageurs National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Isle Royale National Park to Voyageurs National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

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Niagara Falls

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Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Goat Island, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, then hike along Niagara Gorge Trail, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Devil's Hole State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, admire the majestic nature at Four Mile Creek State Park, then head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Fort Niagara State Park.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Voyageurs National Park to Niagara Falls. The time zone difference when traveling from Voyageurs National Park to Niagara Falls is 1 hour. Traveling from Voyageurs National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Niagara Falls, with lows of 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Hershey.

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Hershey

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Chocolatetown, USA

Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
On the 18th (Sun), surround yourself with nature on The Falconry Experience and then grab your bike and head to Conewago Recreation Trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Hershey road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Hershey in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Niagara Falls in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 69°F in Hershey. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.

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Washington DC

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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.
To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Washington DC trip itinerary site.

Getting from Hershey to Washington DC by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In July in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Assateague Island.

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Assateague Island

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Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Assateague Island National Seashore.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Assateague Island trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Washington DC to Assateague Island with the Route module. Traveling from Washington DC in July, you will find days in Assateague Island are little chillier (84°F), and nights are about the same (70°F). On the 21st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

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United States travel guide

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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.