60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Continental USA visit planner

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Atlanta
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Orlando
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Miami
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Savannah
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Charleston
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Atlantic City
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New York City
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Provincetown
— 2 nights
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Niagara Falls
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Washington DC
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Chicago
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Dallas
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San Antonio
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Grand Canyon National Park
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Las Vegas
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Malibu
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Los Angeles
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Yosemite National Park
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San Francisco
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Olympic National Park
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Seattle
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Glacier National Park
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Yellowstone National Park
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Jackson Hole
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Keystone
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Bloomington
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Atlanta

— 1 day

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): immerse yourself in nature at Chastain Park, admire the landmark architecture of Fox Theatre, then view the masterpieces at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, and finally contemplate the long history of Centennial Olympic Park.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Atlanta sightseeing planner.

Tamiami to Atlanta is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Tamiami in July since evenings lows in Atlanta dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to fly to Orlando.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Shopping · Nightlife · Historic Sites

Orlando

— 3 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.
NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex and Cape Canavarel National Cemetery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Pack the 2nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Have a day of magic on the 3rd (Sun) at Walt Disney World Resort. There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at SeaWorld.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Orlando planner.

You can fly from Atlanta to Orlando in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Orlando sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Miami

— 2 nights

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 5th (Tue), kick back and relax at South Beach and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, wander the streets of Lincoln Road, then admire the striking features of Art Deco Historic District, and finally browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Miami online tour planner.

You can fly from Orlando to Miami in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July in Miami, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Savannah.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trip

Savannah

— 2 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Compline at Christ Church Anglican, then take a stroll through Savannah Historic District, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Tybee Island Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with The Silver Garden Gallery, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Savannah trip maker site.

Traveling by flight from Miami to Savannah takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Savannah sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 74°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Savannah

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Charleston

— 1 night
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 9th (Sat), get outside with Outdoor Activities, brush up on your military savvy at Patriots Point, and then shop like a local with Charleston City Market.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Charleston tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Savannah to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can fly to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Charleston

Shopping · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Atlantic City

— 1 night

America's Favorite Playground

The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): try your luck at Borgata Casino, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then contemplate the long history of Lucy the Elephant, and finally take in the waterfront at Atlantic City Boardwalk.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Atlantic City trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Charleston to Atlantic City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Charleston in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Atlantic City, with lows of 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Shopping · Fun & Games · Neighborhoods · Casinos

Side Trips

New York City

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the galleries of Ellis Island, then take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, then pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel. On your second day here, race across the water with a speed boat tour, take in the pleasant sights at Times Square, then stroll through Center for the Urban River at Beczak, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Demarest Nature Center.

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You can drive from Atlantic City to New York City in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in New York City are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can fly to Provincetown.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Provincetown

— 2 nights

Birthplace of American Liberty

A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Chatham Railroad Museum, admire the masterpieces at Atwood Museum, then browse for treasures at Maps of Antiquity, and finally stroll through Coast Guard Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Race Point Beach, then appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Provincetown Town Hall, and finally see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Provincetown trip maker tool.

Fly from New York City to Provincetown in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from New York City in July, things will get little chillier in Provincetown: highs are around 79°F and lows about 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Museums · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Niagara Falls

— 2 nights

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, then get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Sanger Farms. On the next day, try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino, contemplate the long history of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Walden Galleria Mall.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Niagara Falls trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Provincetown to Niagara Falls in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. July in Niagara Falls sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to fly to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Washington DC

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then view the masterpieces at Madame Tussauds DC, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Washington DC takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Niagara Falls in July, expect Washington DC to be somewhat warmer, temps between 89°F and 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can fly to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

— 1 night

A Wondrous Diversity of Life

Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Great Smoky Mountains National Park by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. You'll set off for Chicago on the 19th (Tue).

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Chicago

— 2 nights

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 19th (Tue), make a trip to The Magnificent Mile, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple, then stop by Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, then contemplate the long history of Pleasant Home, and finally stroll around Millennium Park.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Chicago in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to fly to Dallas.

Things to do in Chicago

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Dallas

— 2 nights

Big D

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Dallas World Aquarium, and finally see Lifestylez Nails Spa. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, admire the natural beauty at Fort Worth Botanic Garden, and then take a stroll through Sundance Square.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Dallas visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Dallas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago in July, expect Dallas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 96°F and 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to San Antonio.

Things to do in Dallas

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

San Antonio

— 1 night

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.
On the 23rd (Sat), Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, then steep yourself in history at Mission San Jose, then get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Alamo.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Antonio trip itinerary website.

Fly from Dallas to San Antonio in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach 98°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Shopping

Grand Canyon National Park

— 2 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Visiting Bright Angel Trail and Bright Angel Point will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along South Kaibab Trail, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Antonio to Grand Canyon National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from San Antonio in July: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 84°F, while lows dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wildlife

Las Vegas

— 2 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.
On the 27th (Wed), stroll through Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then shop like a local with The Strip. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort, and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas day trip tool.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (104°F), and nights are much warmer (81°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can fly to Malibu.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Malibu

— 2 nights
Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. On the 29th (Fri), savor the flavors at Malibu Wine Safaris, see the interesting displays at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nicholas Canyon Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): stroll through Carbon Beach, examine the collection at The Getty Villa, then discover the deep blue sea with Malibu Divers, then explore the world behind art at Frederick Weisman Museum of Art, and finally kick back and relax at Zuma Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Malibu online trip builder.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Malibu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and tram. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect nights in Malibu to be a bit cooler, around 65°F, while days are much colder, around 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Malibu

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Los Angeles

— 3 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.
Visit Annenberg Community Beach House and Hollywood Walk of Fame for their historical value. Visit Santa Monica State Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk for some beach relaxation. Venture out of the city with trips to Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica) and Rodeo Drive (in Beverly Hills). The adventure continues: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive, explore the activities along Santa Monica Bay, and shop like a local with Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles visit planner.

You can drive from Malibu to Los Angeles in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and tram. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Malibu in July: highs in Los Angeles hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Yosemite National Park

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then admire all the interesting features of Pioneer Yosemite History Center, and finally tee off at Big Trees Golf Course. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Nature Center at Happy Isles, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, then explore the world behind art at Yosemite Museum Gallery, then take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Bridalveil Fall.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park day trip planning app.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect cooler evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from Los Angeles in August, with lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Golf

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve and Dunes Beach. Visiting Alcatraz Island and Pacifica State Beach will get you outdoors. Take a break from San Francisco with a short trip to Cowell Ranch State Beach in Half Moon Bay, about 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf, and don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip website.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for little chillier days in San Francisco, with highs around 73°F, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can fly to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Olympic National Park

— 2 nights
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take a memorable drive along Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Second Beach Trail, and then take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge. Keep things going the next day: take in the natural beauty of Sol Duc Hot Springs, trek along Sol Duc Falls, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Olympic National Park road trip planning site.

You can fly from San Francisco to Olympic National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for little chillier nights in Olympic National Park, with lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Scenic Drive

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): shop like a local with Pike Place Market, then get a taste of the local shopping with Chihuly Garden and Glass, then get a taste of the local shopping with Glasshouse Studio, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Pioneer Square. Here are some ideas for day two: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Olympic National Park to Seattle. In August, Seattle is somewhat warmer than Olympic National Park - with highs of 80°F and lows of 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Museums

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.
Get outdoors at Iceberg Lake Trail and Virginia Falls. There's lots more to do: cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road, appreciate the views at Logan Pass, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McDonald, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden Wall.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park itinerary planner.

You can fly from Seattle to Glacier National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Glacier National Park is 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Seattle in August since evenings lows in Glacier National Park dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to fly to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Yellowstone National Park

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.
To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park day trip planner.

Getting from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 70°F and lows at 38°F. On the 14th (Sun), you'll travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Jackson Hole

— 2 nights
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Step out of the city life by going to Grand Teton and Teton Backcountry Rentals. Your inner history buff will appreciate Chapel of the Transfiguration and Mormon Row Historic District. The adventure continues: cast your line with Jackson Hole Fly Fishing School, get a dose of the wild on Yellowstone Day Tours, view the masterpieces at Thal Glass Studio, and examine the collection at National Museum of Wildlife Art.

Plan my trip to Jackson Hole with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, you will find days in Jackson Hole are a bit warmer (78°F), and nights are about the same (43°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to fly to Keystone.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Keystone

— 2 nights

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Step out of the city life by going to Mount Rushmore National Memorial and Needles Eye Tunnel. Get some cultural insight at Prairie Berry Winery and Insideout. Step out of Keystone to go to Custer and see Sylvan Lake, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along Iron Mountain Road, get great views at Breezy Point Picnic Area, trek along Presidential Trail, and discover the riches below the earth's surface at Big Thunder Gold Mine.

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Traveling by flight from Jackson Hole to Keystone takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Jackson Hole in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Keystone, with lows around 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Bloomington.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Bloomington

— 2 nights
The city of Bloomington, part of the Minneapolis-St.
On the 21st (Sun), snap pictures at Wabasha Street Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint Paul, then explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, and finally get a dose of the wild on Stone Arch Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: buy something for everyone on your list at Rybicki Cheese, get in on the family fun at Nickelodeon Universe, then buy something for everyone on your list at Mall of America, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Minnehaha Park.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bloomington trip website.

You can fly from Keystone to Bloomington in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Keystone in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 64°F in Bloomington. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to New Orleans.

Things to do in Bloomington

Shopping · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

New Orleans

— 7 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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The National WWII Museum and Our Sacred Stories. Visit Garden District and French Quarter for their historical value. The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on Happiness Bayou Tours, make a trip to Jackson Square, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and take in the exciting artwork at Jamie Hayes Gallery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our New Orleans road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bloomington to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Bloomington in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 82°F in New Orleans. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

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