57 days in United States Itinerary

57 days in United States Itinerary

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Ocean City
— 6 nights
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Tucson
— 6 nights
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Tombstone
— 5 nights
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Monterey
— 4 nights
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Paso Robles
— 6 nights
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Santa Barbara
— 6 nights
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Zion National Park
— 5 nights
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
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Buena Vista
— 4 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 7 nights
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Ocean City

— 6 nights
Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Ocean City side-trips: Cape May (Cape May Olive Oil Company, Cape May City Beaches, &more), Silverball Pinball Museum (in Asbury Park) and Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing (in Old Bridge). There's lots more to do: get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, take a stroll through Atlantic City Boardwalk, make a trip to Civil Rights Garden, and kick back and relax at Ocean Grove Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ocean City trip planner.

Philadelphia to Ocean City is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. June in Ocean City sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Tucson.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Tucson

— 6 nights

Old Pueblo

One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Take a break from Tucson with a short trip to Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter Observatory in Mount Lemmon, about 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: get a new perspective on nature at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, take in breathtaking views at Sabino Canyon, examine the collection at Pima Air and Space Museum, and explore the striking landscape of Saguaro National Park.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tucson trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Ocean City to Tucson takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Ocean City to Tucson, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ocean City in June, expect Tucson to be a bit warmer, temps between 101°F and 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tombstone.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Tombstone

— 5 nights

Town Too Tough to Die

Founded in 1877 as a mining camp, Tombstone became one of the most storied towns of the "Wild West." As one of the last frontier boomtowns in the United States, Tombstone prospered between 1880 and 1890, attracting cattle rustlers and outlaws.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tombstone: Chiricahua National Monument (in Willcox) and Benson (Kartchner Caverns State Park & Double R Ranch). And it doesn't end there: take an unorthodox tour of Bird Cage Theatre, examine the collection at Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park, take an in-depth tour of Tombstone's Historama, and look for gifts at Johnny One Dog's Tombstone Sarsaparilla.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Tombstone road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Tucson to Tombstone takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tucson in June: highs in Tombstone hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Tombstone

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Monterey

— 4 nights
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Joullian Vineyards & Winery (in Carmel Valley) and Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz Wharf, West Cliff Drive, &more). There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along 17-Mile Drive, grab your bike and head to Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail, take a leisurely stroll along Old Fisherman's Wharf, and stroll around Dennis the Menace Park.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Monterey trip website.

Getting from Tombstone to Monterey by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Tombstone in July, things will get a bit cooler in Monterey: highs are around 69°F and lows about 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Paso Robles.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Paso Robles

— 6 nights

Paso

A town of hot springs and wine, Paso Robles (or "Pass of the Oaks") feels like a desert paradise to those who travel here.
Venture out of the city with trips to San Simeon (Ragged Point Overlook, Hearst Castle, &more), Montana de Oro State Park (in Los Osos) and Cambria (Moonstone Beach, Santa Rosa Catholic Church, &more). The adventure continues: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, grab your bike and head to Bob Jones City to Sea Bike Trail, learn about winemaking at Law Estate Wines, and kick back and relax at Fisherman's Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Paso Robles trip planner.

Getting from Monterey to Paso Robles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Monterey, expect much hotter days and about the same nights in Paso Robles, ranging from highs of 94°F to lows of 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Paso Robles

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Barbara

— 6 nights

The American Riviera

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Explore Santa Barbara's surroundings by going to Santa Maria (Foxen Vineyard & Winery & Rancho Sisquoc Winery), Solvang (Rusack Vineyards & Hans Christian Andersen Park) and Sanford Winery & Vineyards (in Lompoc). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Old Mission Santa Barbara, learn about winemaking at Sunstone Winery, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and stroll through El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Barbara vacation planner.

You can drive from Paso Robles to Santa Barbara in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Paso Robles in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Santa Barbara: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 60°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Wineries · Parks · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zion National Park

— 5 nights
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Zion National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park, cruise along Zion Shuttle, take some stellar pictures from Observation Point, and hike along The Narrows.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Santa Barbara to Zion National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Santa Barbara to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Santa Barbara in July, expect nights in Zion National Park to be about the same, around 59°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 94°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 5 nights
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.
Bryce Canyon National Park is known for trails, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Peek-A-Boo Loop, take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point, trek along Rim Trail, and cruise along Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park online route planner.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Zion National Park in July, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at 81°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Buena Vista

— 4 nights
The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Leadville (National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum, Leadville National Fish Hatchery, &more) and Fairplay (South Park City Museum & Pike National Forest). The adventure continues: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, walk around Buena Vista River Park, take a memorable tour with Tours, and mingle with the ghosts of the past at Vicksburg.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Buena Vista trip planner.

Drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Buena Vista in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car, bus, and flight. In August, daytime highs in Buena Vista are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Colorado Springs

— 7 nights
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cañon City (Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center, Skyline Drive, &more), Victor (Victor Lowell Thomas Museum & Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum) and Cripple Creek (Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine & The Brass Ass Casino). And it doesn't end there: walk around Garden of the Gods, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, get your game on at Battlefield Colorado, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Manitou Springs Incline.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Buena Vista to Colorado Springs in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Buena Vista in August, with highs in Colorado Springs at 83°F and lows at 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.