60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

60 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Continental USA trip itinerary planner

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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
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Seattle
— 2 nights
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
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St. Helena
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 6 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
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Los Angeles
— 6 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
Bus to Flagstaff Amtrak, Fly to New Orleans
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New Orleans
— 2 nights
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Everglades National Park
— 1 night
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Key West
— 5 nights
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New York City
— 6 nights
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Yellowstone National Park

— 6 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Elephant Back Mountain and Old Gardiner Road. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Yellowstone River Picnic Area, make a trip to Palette Spring, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and hike along North Rim Trail.

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Minneapolis to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Minneapolis to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in March, things will get a bit cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 36°F and lows about 10°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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.
On the 28th (Sat), take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then view the masterpieces at Glasshouse Studio, and finally wander the streets of Pioneer Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Bellevue Square, then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, and then admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Seattle itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in March: highs in Seattle hover around 56°F, while lows dip to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Honolulu, Oahu

— 5 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.
We've included these beaches for you: Waikiki Beach and Sunset Beach Park. Take a break from the city and head to Kailua Beach Park and Swim with Dolphins. Venture out of the city with trips to Lanikai Beach (in Kailua) and Pupukea (Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument, Ehukai Beach Park, &more). There's much more to do: explore the galleries of USS Arizona Memorial, get engrossed in the history at Iolani Palace, walk around Kapiolani Regional Park, and take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Honolulu takes 8.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Seattle in March, expect Honolulu to be warmer, temps between 81°F and 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to St. Helena.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

St. Helena

— 2 nights

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Jordan Vineyard & Winery and Inglenook. When in St. Helena, make a side trip to see Alexander Valley Vineyards in Healdsburg, approximately Healdsburg away. The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Modus Operandi Cellars, savor the flavors at Long Meadow Ranch - Rutherford Estate, and view the masterpieces at Mumm Napa.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read St. Helena trip planning site.

You can fly from Honolulu to St. Helena in 9.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to St. Helena is 2 hours. When traveling from Honolulu in April, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in St. Helena: temperatures range from 71°F by day to 45°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

San Francisco

— 6 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Museum-lovers will get to explore de Young Museum and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Shop till you drop at Ferry Building Marketplace and City Lights Booksellers. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Healdsburg (Stephen & Walker Winery, Sapphire Hill Winery, &more). There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, get curious at Exploratorium, wander the streets of Union Square, and stop by Mission District.

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Getting from St. Helena to San Francisco by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Helena in April, San Francisco is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park

— 6 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.
Get outdoors at Elizabeth Lake and Nature Center at Happy Isles. Appreciate the collections at Yosemite Museum Gallery and Ansel Adams Gallery. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA, play a few rounds at Big Trees Golf Course, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and get to know the fascinating history of Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark.

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Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in April, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around 28°F, while days are slightly colder, around 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Los Angeles

— 6 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.
Santa Monica Pier and El Pueblo de Los Angeles will appeal to history buffs. Appreciate the collections at The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Santa Monica Farmers Market in Santa Monica, approximately Santa Monica away. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Montana Avenue, make a trip to Walt Disney Concert Hall, examine the collection at Travel Town, and shop like a local with Abbot Kinney Boulevard.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in April: highs in Los Angeles hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Beaches

Side Trip

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 Nostalgia Street Rods are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Appreciate the collections at The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and look for gifts at Barneys New York.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip planning site.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In April in Las Vegas, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums

Grand Canyon National Park

— 6 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 a sense of the local culture at Grand Canyon Railway Depot and Kolb Studio. Visiting Rim Trail and Bright Angel Trail will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along Tanner Trail, look for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace, and make a trip to Grand Canyon Village.

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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 when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 62°F, while nights are colder with lows around 26°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

New Orleans

— 2 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.
You'll explore and learn at The National WWII Museum and Cabildo. Get some cultural insight at Garden District and Jackson Square. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, take a stroll through Magazine Street, get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, and examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans vacation website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans in 11.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, expect warmer with lows of 70°F in New Orleans. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Everglades National Park.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Everglades National Park

— 1 night

Largest Subtropical Wilderness in the United States

A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
On the 7th (Thu), grab your bike and head to Shark Valley Visitor Center. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Gumbo Limbo Trail, then stroll through Anhinga Trail, and then identify plant and animal life at Nine Mile Pond Canoe Trail.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Everglades National Park trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Everglades National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from New Orleans in May; daily highs in Everglades National Park reach 88°F and lows reach 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife

Key West

— 5 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.
Let the collections at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Truman Little White House capture your imagination. Your inner history buff will appreciate Fort Zachary Taylor and Key West Cemetery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Key West: Marathon (Sombrero Beach, San Pablo Catholic Church, &more) and Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, take in the exciting artwork at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery, admire the natural beauty at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, and get a taste of the local shopping with Alan S. Maltz Gallery.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Key West sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Everglades National Park to Key West takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. May in Key West sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Key West

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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.
9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Times Square, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, see the interesting displays at Tenement Museum, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Key West to New York City takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Key West in May, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in New York City: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks