59 days in United States Itinerary

59 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States journey planner

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Key West
— 4 nights
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 7 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 6 nights
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Seattle
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 8 nights
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New York City
— 5 nights
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Washington DC
— 5 nights
Drive to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Fly to Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport

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Key West

— 4 nights

Conch Republic

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.
Head to Alan S. Maltz Gallery and 7 Artists & Friends Galleryfor some retail therapy. Your inner history buff will appreciate Truman Little White House and Audubon House & Tropical Gardens. Change things up with these side-trips from Key West: Big Pine Key (Bahia Honda State Park, National Key Deer Refuge, &more). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Key West holiday planner.

Harare, Zimbabwe to Key West is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Harare to Key West is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Harare in May, expect nights in Key West to be much warmer, around 29°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

New Orleans

— 3 nights

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Garden District and St. Louis Cathedral. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The National WWII Museum and New Orleans Museum of Art. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, and get a dose of the wild on Happiness Bayou Tours.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Key West to New Orleans takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Key West in May; daily highs in New Orleans reach 24°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours

Las Vegas

— 3 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.
The Strip and The Neon Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try to win big at The Mirage, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online vacation builder.

You can fly from New Orleans to Las Vegas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New Orleans in May, expect nights in Las Vegas to be a bit cooler, around 20°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Casinos · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Grand Canyon National Park

— 7 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Get outdoors at Bright Angel Trail and Grand Canyon Village. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Rim Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

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You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (23°C), and nights are colder (0°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Yosemite National Park

— 7 nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Sentinel Dome and YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark and Yosemite Valley Chapel. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Nevada Falls Loop, stroll through May Lake Trailhead, take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, and take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip tool.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May in Yosemite National Park, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

San Francisco

— 4 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Popular historic sites such as Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge are in your itinerary. Fisherman's Wharf and Laces and Limos are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to The Hess Collection Winery & Art Museum (in Napa), VGS Chateau Potelle (in St. Helena) and B Cellars Vineyards and Winery (in Oakville). There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Inglenook, don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and wander the streets of Chinatown.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco journey planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Los Angeles

— 2 nights

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 2nd (Wed): get curious at California Science Center, then catch a live performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall, then admire the masterpieces at Norton Simon Museum, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): get curious at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, then buy something for everyone on your list at Two Rodeo Drive, then examine the collection at The Getty Center, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles online travel planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, things will get a bit warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Childrens Museums · Nightlife · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Honolulu, Oahu

— 6 nights

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Do some cultural sightseeing at USS Arizona Memorial and Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument. Relax by the water at Waikiki Beach and Sunset Beach Park. Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Pupukea Beach Park) and Kailua (Kailua Beach Park & Lanikai Beach). The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, see the interesting displays at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park, explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and browse the exhibits of Iolani Palace.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Honolulu road trip planning website.

Fly from Los Angeles to Honolulu in 8 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in June: high temperatures in Honolulu hover around 35°C and lows are around 27°C. On the 9th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Seattle

— 2 nights

Emerald City

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 10th (Thu): kick back and relax at Alki Beach, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally pick up some local products at Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): take a stroll through Pioneer Square and then examine the collection at The Museum of Flight.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Seattle trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Honolulu to Seattle by flight takes about 8 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to Seattle due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Honolulu in June, expect Seattle to be little chillier, temps between 27°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites

Yellowstone National Park

— 8 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.
Get outdoors at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Loop Road. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley, explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge Trail, get impressive views of Mud Volcano, and trek along Monument Geyser Basin.

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Traveling by flight from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Seattle in June: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

New York City

— 5 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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, stroll around The High Line, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, expect nights in New York City to be much hotter, around 21°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to 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.
Popular historic sites such as The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Washington National Cathedral are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at National Gallery of Art and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of American History, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and admire the masterpieces at Corcoran Gallery of Art.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC journey maker.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from New York City in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Washington DC, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

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.