60 days in East Coast of USA & West Coast Itinerary

60 days in East Coast of USA & West Coast Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne
Fly:  26 h
1
Panama City Beach, Florida
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6 h 45 min
2
Key West
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Key Largo
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Sarasota, Florida
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
Orlando, Florida
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
8
St. Augustine, Florida
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h
9
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
10
Savannah
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h
11
New York City
— 5 nights
Bus:  11 h 15 min
12
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h
13
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Melbourne

3
nights
Panama City Beach, Florida

Panama City Beach ©
Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Escape the urban bustle at Panama City Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore hidden gems such as St. Andrews State Park and Okaloosa Island. There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Henderson Beach State Park, observe the fascinating underwater world at Gulf World Marine Park, and browse the different shops at Pier Park.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Panama City Beach road trip site.

Melbourne, Australia to Panama City Beach is an approximately 26- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Panama City Beach is minus 15 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in May, you will find days in Panama City Beach are much warmer (34°C), and nights are a bit warmer (19°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Henderson Beach State Park, Okaloosa Island
Highlights from your plan
Panama City Beach ©
Panama City Beach
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park
Henderson Beach State Park ©
Henderson Beach State Park

5
nights
Key West

Key West ©
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 Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Boat Tours & Water Sports. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Fort Zachary Taylor and The Turtle Hospital. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Key West: Seven Mile Bridge (in Marathon) and Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key). Spend the 6th (Thu) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, examine the collection at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea.

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Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Panama City Beach to Key West takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Panama City Beach in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 29°C in Key West. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marathon, Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

3
nights
Key Largo

The northernmost island of the Florida Keys, Key Largo provides stunning scenery, a number of watersports opportunities, and plenty of areas to relax on vacation.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin Research Center and Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park) and Everglades Alligator Farm (in Homestead). Next up on the itinerary: see the vivid underwater world at Spiegel Grove, view the masterpieces at Old Road Gallery, and get all the information you need at Florida Keys Visitor Center.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Key Largo trip planner.

Getting from Key West to Key Largo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Key West in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Key Largo, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Fort Lauderdale.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Anhinga Trail, Everglades Alligator Farm, Dolphin Research Center, Old Road Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park ©
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park

5
nights
Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Fort Lauderdale ©
Known as the "Venice of America" because of its extensive network of navigable waterways, Fort Lauderdale welcomes over 10 million annual visitors, most of them attracted by the city's popular beaches and marinas.
Step off the beaten path and head to Fort Lauderdale Beach and Speed Boats Tours. Get outdoors at Hollywood Beach and Shark Valley Visitor Center. Get out of town with these interesting Fort Lauderdale side-trips: Naples Pier (in Naples), Art Deco Historic District (in Miami Beach) and Miami (Vizcaya Museum and Gardens & Wynwood Walls). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Las Olas Beach, admire the masterpieces at Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA), take an in-depth tour of Stranahan House, and browse the different shops at Sawgrass Mills.

Plan my trip to Fort Lauderdale with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Key Largo to Fort Lauderdale in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daily temperatures in Fort Lauderdale can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Fort Myers Beach.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Miami, Shark Valley Visitor Center, Speed Boats Tours, Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA), Naples Pier
Highlights from your plan
Fort Lauderdale Beach ©
Fort Lauderdale Beach
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Hollywood Beach ©
Hollywood Beach

5
nights
Fort Myers Beach, Florida

Fort Myers Beach ©
Fort Myers Beach is a town located on Estero Island in Lee County, Florida, United States. Get outdoors at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge and Barefoot Beach Preserve. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lovers Key State Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fort Myers Beach: Captiva Beach (in Captiva Island), Sanibel Island (Bowman's Beach & The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum) and Edison and Ford Winter Estates (in Fort Myers). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, make a trip to Times Square, go for a walk through Fishermen's Village, and get some fabulous bargains at Miromar Outlets between Naples & Fort Myers.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort Myers Beach trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Fort Lauderdale to Fort Myers Beach by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Fort Myers Beach, with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Sarasota.

Things to do in Fort Myers Beach

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Sanibel Island, Fort Myers, Miromar Outlets between Naples & Fort Myers, Captiva Beach, Barefoot Beach Preserve
Highlights from your plan
J.N. ©
J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge
Barefoot Beach Preserve ©
Barefoot Beach Preserve
Lovers Key State Park ©
Lovers Key State Park

4
nights
Sarasota, Florida

Sarasota ©
Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. Escape the urban bustle at Clearwater Beach and Honeymoon Island State Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Siesta Beach and Parasailing & Paragliding. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sarasota: Saint Pete Beach (in St. Pete Beach), The Dali Museum (in St. Petersburg) and Sacred Heart Catholic Church (in Tampa). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, admire the majestic nature at Fort De Soto Park, get engrossed in the history at The Ringling, and identify plant and animal life at Myakka River State Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Sarasota trip builder website.

Drive from Fort Myers Beach to Sarasota in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Sarasota can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Sarasota

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Clearwater Beach, Parasailing & Paragliding, Saint Pete Beach, Fort De Soto Park, The Dali Museum
Highlights from your plan
Honeymoon Island State Park ©
Honeymoon Island State Park
Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
Clearwater Beach ©
Clearwater Beach

5
nights
Orlando, Florida

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.
Get some cultural insight at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and Stetson Mansion. Do your shopping at Disney Springs and World of Disney. Change things up with these side-trips from Orlando: Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park (in Homosassa Springs), Cocoa Beach (in Cocoa Beach) and Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Saint Cloud). There's much more to do: stroll through Beach at Daytona Beach, discover the magic at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando, and get some fabulous bargains at Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets.

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

You can drive from Sarasota to Orlando in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Orlando sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Orlando

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, Beach at Daytona Beach, Stetson Mansion, Cocoa Beach, Boat Tours & Water Sports
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum ©
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

5
nights
St. Augustine, Florida

St. Augustine ©
St. Get some cultural insight at St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc. and Fort Matanzas National Monument. Visit Fort Clinch State Park and Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine for their historical value. Step out of St. Augustine to go to Ormond Beach and see Ormond Beach, which is approximately 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at St. Augustine Beach, sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery, look for all kinds of wild species at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, and make a trip to St. George Street.

Find out how to plan St. Augustine trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Orlando to St. Augustine in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in May, you will find days in St. Augustine are little chillier (33°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Fort Clinch State Park, Ormond Beach
Highlights from your plan
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach
Fort Matanzas National Monument ©
Fort Matanzas National Monument
Fort Clinch State Park ©
Fort Clinch State Park

2
nights
Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
On the 6th (Sun), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church, then kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Cross.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Hilton Head trip itinerary planner.

Drive from St. Augustine to Hilton Head in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Hilton Head are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

The Church of the Cross
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach

4
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Take a break from the city and head to Driftwood Beach and Georgia Sea Turtle Center. Savannah Historic District and Fort Pulaski National Monument are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum in Tybee Island (about 30 minutes away). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, contemplate the long history of Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace, delve into the mystery of Olde Pink House, and stroll around Forsyth Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Savannah day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Savannah takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Savannah are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Tybee Island, Jekyll Island
Highlights from your plan
Bonaventure Cemetery ©
Bonaventure Cemetery
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Driftwood Beach ©
Driftwood Beach

5
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
St. Patrick's Cathedral and Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, examine the collection at New York Public Library, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Savannah to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Savannah in June: high temperatures in New York City hover around 31°C and lows are around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

5
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
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.
Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark and Yosemite Valley Chapel will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Yosemite, Tunnel View and Nevada Falls Loop. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, hike along Wawona Meadow, explore the striking landscape of Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mono Pass Trail.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park attractions planner.

Traveling by bus from New York City to Yosemite National Park takes 78 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Yosemite National Park. Traveling from New York City in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Escape the urban bustle at Alcatraz Island and Muir Woods National Monument. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Golden Gate Bridge and Castello di Amorosa. There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, examine the collection at de Young Museum, visit SoMa, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco vacation maker tool.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, plan for little chillier days in San Francisco, with highs around 25°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Castello di Amorosa, Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

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