58 days in United States Itinerary

58 days in United States Itinerary

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Bus to Dublin, Fly to New York JFK
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New York City
— 6 nights
Train
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Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly
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Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly
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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Drive
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Denver
— 3 nights
Fly to Grand Junction, Drive to Moab
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Moab
— 5 nights
Drive
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Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly
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Boise
— 3 nights
Fly
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Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Yellowstone National Park
— 7 nights
Drive
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West Yellowstone
— 3 nights
Drive
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Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
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New York City

— 6 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and go for a walk through The High Line.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our New York City road trip website.

Belfast, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Belfast to New York City. Traveling from Belfast in June, things will get a bit warmer in New York City: highs are around 31°C and lows about 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Washington DC

— 5 nights
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 DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Washington DC travel route planner.

Take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Orlando

— 5 nights

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.
Have a day of magic on the 13th (Mon) at Walt Disney World Resort. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 17th (Fri) at Discovery Cove. The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure and explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Orlando attractions planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Colorado Springs

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Penrose Heritage Museum, get a dose of the wild on Colorado Wolf Adventures, and then walk around Garden of the Gods. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, then learn about all things military at Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum, and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

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You can fly from Orlando to Colorado Springs in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Orlando in June, with highs in Colorado Springs at 34°C and lows at 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Denver

— 3 nights

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Get out of town with these interesting Denver side-trips: Hidee Gold Mine (in Central City), River Rafting & Tubing (in Idaho Springs) and Capital Prize Gold Mine Tour (in Georgetown). There's still lots to do: sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, get engrossed in the history at Littleton Museum, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour, and examine the collection at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Denver holiday maker website.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Denver takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. In June in Denver, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Spas

Side Trips

Moab

— 5 nights

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Venture out of the city with trips to Arches National Park (Delicate Arch & Fiery Furnace) and Canyonlands National Park (Grand View Point Overlook, Island in the Sky, &more). On the 23rd (Thu), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Arches National Park. The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, take in the dramatic natural features at Corona Arch, admire all the interesting features of Colorado Riverway Recreation Area, and identify plant and animal life at Deep Desert Expeditions.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Moab itinerary maker website.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Denver to Moab takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Denver in June, things will get a bit warmer in Moab: highs are around 41°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Zion National Park

— 2 nights
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 28th (Tue), take some stellar pictures from Observation Point, cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, and then take a memorable drive along Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Zion National Park day trip site.

Traveling by car from Moab to Zion National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Moab in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Zion National Park, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Las Vegas

— 5 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately Boulder City away. There's still lots to do: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, try your luck at New York New York Casino, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum.

For where to stay and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Zion National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zion National Park in June: highs in Las Vegas hover around 46°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Parks · Shopping · Casinos

Side Trip

San Francisco

— 4 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip builder tool.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect San Francisco to be cooler, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Boise.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Boise

— 3 nights

City of Trees

From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Boise is known for trails, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Boise River Greenbelt, explore the landscape on two wheels at Ridge to River Trail System, examine the collection at Warhawk Air Museum, and steep yourself in history at Old Idaho Penitentiary.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Boise visit planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Boise in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. While traveling from San Francisco, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Boise, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Boise

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park

— 4 nights

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.
Spend the 12th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, take in breathtaking views at Death Canyon, trek along Taggart Lake, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Solitude.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park trip builder.

Fly from Boise to Grand Teton National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Boise in July, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be colder, around 7°C, while days are slightly colder, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Yellowstone National Park

— 7 nights

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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Fountain Paint Pot, look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Loop Road, and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

West Yellowstone

— 3 nights
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around West Yellowstone: Rexburg Idaho Temple (in Rexburg) and Mesa Falls (in Ashton). There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone River, and identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read West Yellowstone trip planner.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Glacier National Park

— 2 nights

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 26th (Tue), trek along Grinnell Glacier. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Swiftcurrent Falls, then take in the awesome beauty at Swiftcurrent Mountain, and then explore the activities along Avalanche Lake.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Glacier National Park online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Glacier National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from West Yellowstone in July, with highs in Glacier National Park at 34°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

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.

Colorado travel guide

4.4
River Rafting & Tubing · Parks · Scenic Drive
The Centennial State
Home to diverse natural ecosystems, Colorado boasts numerous ski resorts, vineyards, canyons, fossil-rich national parks, rugged natural trails, and picturesque scenic drives. Arguably the greatest of Colorado's many natural wonders is Mt. Elbert, the highest peak in the North American Rockies. The state's natural beauty inspired the opening lyrics of the song "America the Beautiful." Aside from its abundant unspoiled wilderness, Colorado also offers many urban attractions, including award-winning restaurants and nationally praised microbreweries. With an extensive system of highways and railroads, the state provides visitors on vacation with a chance to explore this largely untamed part of the country by car or train.

Utah travel guide

4.7
Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · Scenic Drive
The Beehive State
A huge but sparsely populated land, Utah remains a major holiday destination offering plenty of year-round outdoor vacation ideas, including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, boating, horseback riding, and camping. The rugged terrain, defined by towering mountain peaks, deep canyons, and vast deserts, seems custom-made for adventurous nature lovers. With five national parks, the state has no shortage of pristine wilderness areas, causing many tourists to overlook the cultural attractions of its towns. Salt Lake City, the state's capital, features the headquarters of the Mormon Church, and draws over 5 million annual visitors. Utah also hosts several major film festivals each year, attracting young movie buffs from around the world.

Idaho travel guide

4.6
River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Waterfalls
The Gem State
The mountainous state of Idaho houses some of the country's largest stretches of unspoiled nature. There are plenty of opportunities for adventurous holidays here, with rapids, canyons, snow-capped mountains, expansive lakes, and waterfalls higher than Niagara Falls. Those on vacation with access to a car can enjoy some of the most scenic drives in the nation while traversing Idaho's rugged landscape. Boise, the state's capital and most populous city, provides cultural attractions such as museums, galleries, and theater. The students of Boise State University contribute to the city's vibrant and growing nightlife scene.

Wyoming travel guide

4.7
Hot Springs · Wildlife Areas · River Rafting & Tubing
The Equality State
Still largely undiscovered by foreign tourism, Wyoming is anything but "the bunchgrass edge of the world," as a writer once called it. Though the state's geography includes mostly wide-open plains, swaths of high desert, and sweeping mountain ridges, it also contains many small towns filled with places to visit, such as historical buildings, museums, shops, and restaurants. A great place to discover the last vestiges of the Old West, Wyoming's tourist attractions include the country's first national park, Native American reservations, and a smattering of ghost towns from the early frontier days. As you travel across this "Cowboy State," remember that distances between towns can be vast, requiring more advance vacation planning than travel in more densely populated parts of the country.

Montana travel guide

4.8
River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.