60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
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Lahaina, Maui
— 5 nights
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Hilo, Island of Hawaii
— 4 nights
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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 5 nights
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Paso Robles
— 4 nights
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Santa Fe
— 4 nights
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New Orleans
— 2 nights
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Naples
— 4 nights
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Marco Island
— 3 nights
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Marathon
— 4 nights
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Key West
— 5 nights
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New York City
— 4 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
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Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Makapuu Lighthouse Trail and Battleship Missouri Memorial. Visit Iolani Palace and USS Arizona Memorial for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie), Opana Radar Site (in Kawela Bay) and Shark Diving (in Haleiwa). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Kailua Beach Park, explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, explore the gorgeous colors at Banzai Pipeline, and get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

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

Melbourne, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Honolulu is minus 20 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Honolulu, with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Honolulu

Side Trips

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Makapuu Lighthouse Trail ©
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail
Swim with Dolphins
Shark Diving

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Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©

Crown Jewel of Maui

Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Explore hidden gems such as Napili Beach and Ho'okipa Beach Park. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Honolulu Cookie Company and Village Galleries in Lahaina. Change things up with these side-trips from Lahaina: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Kihei) and Wailea (Wailea Beach Path, Wailea Beach, &more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Lahaina Front Street, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, kick back and relax at Kahekili Beach Park, and stroll through Ka'anapali Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Lahaina trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Honolulu to Lahaina in 3.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Lahaina can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hilo.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach

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Hilo, Island of Hawaii

Hilo ©

America's Wettest City

One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
Visiting Akaka Falls State Park and Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku) will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kilauea Iki Trailhead and Keanakakoi Crater Overlook. Explore Hilo's surroundings by going to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (Sulphur Banks & Kalapana), Laupahoehoe Beach Park (in Laupahoehoe) and Jagger Museum (in Volcano). There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, stop by Hilo Coffee Mill, and kick back and relax at Kaimu Beach Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Hilo online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Lahaina to Hilo takes 3.5 hours. January in Hilo sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku) ©
Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku)
Akaka Falls State Park ©
Akaka Falls State Park

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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Kailua-Kona ©

Heart of the Kona Coast

Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Get some historical perspective at Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and St. Michael the Archangel Church. Take a break from the city and head to Papakōlea Green Sand Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Pae'a (in Captain Cook), Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area (in Puako) and The 1871 Trail (in Honaunau). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Punalu‘U Beach, identify plant and animal life at Kanaloa Octopus Farm, take in the awesome beauty at Mauna Kea, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kailua-Kona online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Hilo to Kailua-Kona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in January, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Paso Robles.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach
Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park ©

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Paso Robles

Paso Robles ©

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.
Hearst Castle and Mission San Miguel Arcangel will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Mission San Antonio de Padua and Dubost Ranch Winery. Get out of town with these interesting Paso Robles side-trips: San Simeon (Friends of the Elephant Seal & Piedras Blancas), Speed Boats Tours (in Avila Beach) and Monarch Butterfly Grove (in Pismo Beach). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Pfeiffer State Beach, explore the striking landscape at Morro Rock, do a tasting at Veris Cellars, and stroll through Moonstone Beach.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Paso Robles trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Kailua-Kona to Paso Robles takes 12.5 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kailua-Kona to Paso Robles due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Kailua-Kona in January, plan for slightly colder days in Paso Robles, with highs around 20°C, while nights are colder with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Paso Robles

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Friends of the Elephant Seal ©
Friends of the Elephant Seal
Hearst Castle ©
Hearst Castle

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Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Canyon Road and Museum of International Folk Art. Loretto Chapel and The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Fe: Los Alamos (Bandelier National Monument & Pajarito Mountain Ski Area), San Jose de Gracia Church (in Trampas) and Santo Nino Chapel (in Chimayo). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church, fly down the slopes at Sipapu Ski & Summer Resort, and admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe trip planner.

Fly from Paso Robles to Santa Fe in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In January, Santa Fe is slightly colder than Paso Robles - with highs of 7°C and lows of -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Bandelier National Monument ©
Bandelier National Monument

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Garden District and St. Louis Cathedral. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Royal Street. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell) and Oak Alley Plantation (in Vacherie). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, and brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the New Orleans trip planner.

You can fly from Santa Fe to New Orleans in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Santa Fe in January, you will find days in New Orleans are a bit warmer (17°C), and nights are warmer (12°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Naples.

Things to do in New Orleans

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Garden District ©
Garden District

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Naples

Naples ©
Get some cultural insight at Fifth Avenue South and Clyde Butcher's Big Cypress Gallery. Visit Barefoot Beach Preserve and Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge for some beach relaxation. Get out of town with these interesting Naples side-trips: Fort Myers Beach (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Lovers Key State Park), J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge (in Sanibel Island) and Ochopee (Kirby Storter Roadside Park, Nature & Wildlife Tours, &more).

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Naples trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Naples in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans to Naples, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New Orleans, expect much warmer days and about the same nights in Naples, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in Naples

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Barefoot Beach Preserve ©
Barefoot Beach Preserve

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Marco Island

Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Parasailing & Paragliding. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Fishing Charters & Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marco Island: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Everglades City) and Smallwood Store (in Chokoloskee). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Keewaydin Island, browse the fresh offerings at Marco Island Farmers Market, and explore the activities along Capri Paddlecraft Park.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Marco Island road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Naples to Marco Island takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Marco Island

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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Marathon

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Step off the beaten path and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Fishing Charters & Tours. Do some cultural sightseeing at San Pablo Catholic Church and Crane Point Museum & Nature Center. Go for a jaunt from Marathon to Islamorada to see A Lil' Tail Charters about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach, take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge, and get outside with Gemini Dream Charters.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Marco Island to Marathon in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Marco Island in February, plan for a bit warmer nights in Marathon, with lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

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Key West

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Fort Zachary Taylor and Fishing Charters & Tours. Get some historical perspective at Truman Little White House and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. Next up on the itinerary: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Key West attractions website.

You can drive from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

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New York City

New York City ©

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Patrick's Cathedral and 9/11 Memorial. Step off the beaten path and head to Fifth Avenue and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the New York City road trip planning app.

You can fly from Key West to New York City in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in February, things will get colder in New York City: highs are around 9°C and lows about -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your plan
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Yellowstone National Park

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Lamar Valley and Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Get in touch with nature at Grand Teton and Midway Geyser Basin. There's still lots to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, and identify plant and animal life at Mount Washburn.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park day trip planning tool.

Fly from New York City to Yellowstone National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in February, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are slightly colder (-2°C), and nights are much colder (-18°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

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