51 days in United States Itinerary

51 days in United States Itinerary

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51 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  14​h
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + shuttle:  7​h
2
Sedona
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
5
Moab
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
6
Panama City Beach
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
7
Hilton Head
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
8
St. Augustine
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
9
Sarasota
— 6 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  6​h 45​min
10
Key West
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
11
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
12
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: Manchester

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visiting Alcatraz Island and Marin Headlands will get you outdoors. Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Civic Centerfor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville), VJB Cellars (in Kenwood) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Moss Landing). There's much more to do: delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument, tee off at Lincoln Park, and trek along Lands End.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planning app .

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Manchester to San Francisco. In May, San Francisco is somewhat warmer than Manchester - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Marin Headlands, Muir Woods National Monument, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, VJB Cellars
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
For shopping fun, head to Kachina House or Northern Arizona University. Step out of the city life by going to Doe Mountain Trail and Photography Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Sedona side-trips: Flagstaff (San Francisco Peaks & Coconino National Forest), Hauser and Hauser Farm (in Camp Verde) and V-Bar-V Heritage Site (in Rimrock). And it doesn't end there: trek along Bear Mountain Trail, view the masterpieces at Sedona Arts Center, explore by horseback at Lynx Lake Recreation Area, and stroll through Fay Canyon Trail.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sedona sightseeing planner .

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from San Francisco to Sedona in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Sedona is 1 hour. When traveling from San Francisco in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Sedona: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Flagstaff, Javelina Leap Vineyard, Winery & Bistro, Hauser and Hauser Farm, V-Bar-V Heritage Site, Lynx Lake Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail
Bear Mountain Trail ©
Bear Mountain Trail
V-Bar-V Heritage Site ©
V-Bar-V Heritage Site

5
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Bright Angel Trail and East Rim Drive. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon South Rim and Inner Canyon. Venture out of the city with trips to Supai (Mooney Falls & Havasupai Falls). There's still lots to do: trek along Rim Trail, take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, shop like a local with Lookout Studio, and explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sedona in May, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are slightly colder (23°C), and nights are colder (0°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Supai
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

2
nights
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
On the 16th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Rainbow Bridge National Monument and then look for all kinds of wild species at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Lone Rock Beach and then stroll through Wire Pass Trail (Buckskin Gulch Access).

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Page tour itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Page takes 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Page, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Moab.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Wire Pass Trail (Buckskin Gulch Access), Lone Rock Beach
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument

4
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dead Horse Point State Park and River Rafting & Tubing. For shopping fun, head to Moab Rock Shop or Gallery Moab LCA. Change things up with a short trip to Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Canyonlands National Park, don't miss a visit to Utah Scenic Byway 279 Rock Art Sites, take in the awesome beauty at Double Down Bike Shop, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Moab trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Page to Moab in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Expect slightly colder evenings in Moab when traveling from Page in May, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Mesa Arch
Highlights from your plan
Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park
Canyonlands National Park ©
Canyonlands National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

3
nights
Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach ©
Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
You'll get in some beach time at Panama City Beach and St. Andrews State Park. Explore hidden gems such as Dolphin & Whale Watching and Camp Creek Golf Club. Next up on the itinerary: fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, look for gifts at Kilwin's Chocolate and Ice Cream, observe the fascinating underwater world at Gulf World Marine Park, and do a tasting at Panama City Beach Winery.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Panama City Beach day trip planning website .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Moab to Panama City Beach in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Moab to Panama City Beach due to the time zone difference. In May, Panama City Beach is a bit warmer than Moab - with highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Panama City Beach ©
Panama City Beach
Swim with Dolphins
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park

4
nights
Hilton Head

Hilton Head
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Step out of the city life by going to Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours and Caw Caw Interpretive Center. Explore hidden gems such as Botany Bay Plantation Heritage Preserve and Wildlife Management Area and Burkes Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hilton Head: Kings Farm Market (in Edisto Island), Beaufort (Charles Street Gallery & The Chocolate Tree) and Port Royal (Cypress Wetlands & The Sands). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Driessen Beach Park, stroll around Folly Field Beach Park, and let little ones run wild at Gregg Russell Harbour Town Playground.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head holiday maker app .

Fly from Panama City Beach to Hilton Head in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. While traveling from Panama City Beach, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Hilton Head, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Beaufort, Edisto Island, Port Royal, Caw Caw Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan

4
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
SAINT AUGUSTINE | PONTE VEDRA on Florida's Historic Coast The Nation's oldest city (est. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Augustine Beach and Butterfly Rainforest. Step out of the city life by going to St. Augustine Wild Reserve and Jacksonville Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St. Augustine: Andy Romano Beachfront Park (in Ormond Beach), Ravine Gardens State Park (in Palatka) and Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park (in Micanopy). There's much more to do: sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery, look for gifts at Artsy Abode, identify plant and animal life at Sweetwater Wetlands Park, and see the interesting displays at First Colony.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the St. Augustine trip itinerary builder app .

Drive from Hilton Head to St. Augustine in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In May in St. Augustine, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Sarasota.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Gainesville, Jacksonville Beach, Andy Romano Beachfront Park, Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, Ravine Gardens State Park
Highlights from your plan
St. Augustine Wild Reserve ©
St. Augustine Wild Reserve
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach
Jacksonville Beach ©
Jacksonville Beach

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nights
Sarasota

Sarasota ©
Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. Head to Westfield Mall, Sarasota and AlexArt International Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Discover out-of-the-way places like Myakka River State Park and Kayaking & Canoeing. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sarasota: Bean Point (in Anna Maria), Fishing Charters & Tours (in Holmes Beach) and Venice Beach (in Venice). There's much more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Boca Grande Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Red Bug Slough Preserve, and identify plant and animal life at Ted Sperling Park.

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

Traveling by car from St. Augustine to Sarasota takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Sarasota

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Ponce de Leon Park, Venice Beach, Seaside Seabird Sanctuary, Fishing Charters & Tours, Bean Point
Highlights from your plan
Myakka River State Park ©
Myakka River State Park
Bean Point ©
Bean Point
Parasailing & Paragliding

6
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Explore hidden gems such as Bahia Honda State Park and Crane Point Museum & Nature Center. Get outdoors at Dolphin Research Center and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Key West: Marathon (Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters & Sombrero Reef) and Islamorada (Islamorada Brewery & Distillery & Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park). There's much more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, see the vivid underwater world at Vandenberg Wreck, look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Key West fast, fun, and easy.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Sarasota to Key West in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. June in Key West sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Marathon, Islamorada, Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Get outdoors at Purgatory Chasm State Reservation and Parker River National Wildlife Refuge. Step off the beaten path and head to TD Garden and Boston Public Market. There's much more to do: browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, shop like a local with Copley Square, wander the streets of Back Bay, and look for gifts at Magika - Chapel of Archangel Michael.

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

Getting from Key West to Boston by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Key West in June: high temperatures in Boston hover around 28°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Purgatory Chasm State Reservation, Magika - Chapel of Archangel Michael, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
TD Garden ©
TD Garden
Purgatory Chasm State Reservation ©
Purgatory Chasm State Reservation

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Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, get a taste of the local shopping with Chihuly Garden and Glass, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Seattle Antiques Market, and finally look for gifts at Starbucks Reserve Roastery & Tasting Room. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Washington Park Arboretum, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then admire the sheer force of Snoqualmie Falls.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Seattle online trip maker .

Getting from Boston to Seattle by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Boston to Seattle due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in June, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trip

Snoqualmie Falls
Highlights from your plan
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach
Snoqualmie Falls ©
Snoqualmie Falls
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market