60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 15 nights
Fly to Seattle, Fly to Olympic National Park
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Olympic National Park
— 6 nights
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Estes Park
— 5 nights
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Denver
— 3 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
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Nashville
— 4 nights
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Bowling Green
— 1 night
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Louisville
— 2 nights
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Lexington
— 2 nights
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Gatlinburg
— 4 nights
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Atlanta
— 4 nights
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Savannah
— 3 nights
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Miami
— 6 nights
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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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take a memorable drive along Lamar Valley, explore the activities along Firehole River, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park online visit planner.

Tampa to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Tampa to Yellowstone National Park is minus 2 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Tampa in August; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 70°F and lows reach 38°F. On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Olympic National Park

In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Step out of Olympic National Park with an excursion to Merriman Falls in Quinault--about 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park, explore the activities along Lena Lakes, enjoy the sand and surf at Ruby Beach, and cruise along Hurricane Ridge.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park trip planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Olympic National Park by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 53°F in Olympic National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for travel to Estes Park.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

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Estes Park

More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Change things up with these side-trips from Estes Park: Chapel on the Rock (in Allenspark), Cache La Poudre River (in Fort Collins) and Rocky Mountain National Park (Trail Ridge Road, Milner Pass, &more). Next up on the itinerary: see Off-Road Tours, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate the waterfront views at Sleepy Hollow County Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Estes Park trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Olympic National Park to Estes Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Olympic National Park to Estes Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Olympic National Park in August, expect nights in Estes Park to be about the same, around 56°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 89°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Denver.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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Denver

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Denver: Idaho Springs (Summit Lake Park & River Rafting & Tubing), Fort Collins (New Belgium Brewing Company & Annual Flower Trial Garden) and Hidee Gold Mine (in Central City). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans, cruise along Mount Evans Scenic Byway, shop like a local with Denver Botanic Gardens, and take in nature's colorful creations at Benson Park Sculpture Garden.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Denver trip planner.

You can drive from Estes Park to Denver in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Colorado Springs

Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Colorado Springs: Off-Road Tours (in Buena Vista), River Rafting & Tubing (in Canon City) and Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine (in Cripple Creek). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Garden of the Gods, see the interesting displays at Penrose Heritage Museum, get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, and expand your understanding of the military at United States Air Force Academy.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Denver to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. August in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 56°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

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Nashville

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Step out of Nashville to go to Hopkinsville and see Casey Jones Distillery, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, take in the history at Lotz House Museum, admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, and see a show at Grand Ole Opry.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Nashville road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Nashville takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Colorado Springs to Nashville is 1 hour. Traveling from Colorado Springs in September, expect Nashville to be somewhat warmer, temps between 85°F and 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bowling Green.

Things to do in Nashville

Parks · Museums · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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Bowling Green

Bowling Green is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Warren County, Kentucky, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): walk around Basil Griffin Park, then join the crowd at NCM Motorsports Park, then see the interesting displays at National Corvette Museum, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Lost River Cave.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bowling Green planner.

You can drive from Nashville to Bowling Green in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in September, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Louisville.

Things to do in Bowling Green

Parks · Nature · Museums

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Louisville

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 10th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, then Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern, and then take in the views from The Big Four Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Angel's Envy Distillery, and then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Louisville online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Bowling Green to Louisville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bowling Green to Louisville. In September, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Lexington.

Things to do in Louisville

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Tours · Parks

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Lexington

Horse Capital of the World

Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at James E. Pepper Distillery, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bluegrass Distillers, then don't miss a visit to Hagyard Equine Medical Institute, and finally examine the collection at The Great American Dollhouse Museum. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Salato Wildlife Education Center, then experience rural life at Sun Valley Farm, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Castle & Key Distillery.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Lexington trip tool.

Getting from Louisville to Lexington by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. September in Lexington sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Lexington

Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Gatlinburg

The Gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Venture out of the city with trips to Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Cosby Picnic Area & Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail) and Hartford (River Rafting & Tubing & Zipline). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 17th (Thu) at Dollywood. And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, stroll around Chimneys Picnic Area, take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Gatlinburg day trip website.

You can drive from Lexington to Gatlinburg in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and car. In September, daily temperatures in Gatlinburg can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

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Atlanta

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Atlanta: Lazy Guy Distillery (in Kennesaw), Monastery of the Holy Spirit (in Conyers) and Booth Western Art Museum (in Cartersville). There's still lots to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, explore the world behind art at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, and examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Atlanta online tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Gatlinburg to Atlanta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in September, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Savannah

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Savannah is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Savannah Historic District, brush up on your military savvy at Webb Military Museum, don't miss a visit to Historic River Street, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.

To find out how to plan a trip to Savannah, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Savannah takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Savannah can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

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Miami

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Everglades National Park (Slough Slog, Gumbo Limbo Trail, &more) and Key Largo (Island Dolphin Care & Scuba & Snorkeling). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, take a stroll through Lincoln Road, and admire the masterpieces at Wynwood Walls.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Miami road trip planner.

You can fly from Savannah to Miami in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Savannah in September since evenings lows in Miami dip to 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Shopping · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

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.

Colorado travel guide

4.4
River Rafting & Tubing · Parks · Scenic Drive
The Centennial State
Home to diverse natural ecosystems, Colorado boasts numerous ski resorts, vineyards, canyons, fossil-rich national parks, rugged natural trails, and picturesque scenic drives. Arguably the greatest of Colorado's many natural wonders is Mt. Elbert, the highest peak in the North American Rockies. The state's natural beauty inspired the opening lyrics of the song "America the Beautiful." Aside from its abundant unspoiled wilderness, Colorado also offers many urban attractions, including award-winning restaurants and nationally praised microbreweries. With an extensive system of highways and railroads, the state provides visitors on vacation with a chance to explore this largely untamed part of the country by car or train.

Tennessee travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Distilleries · Theaters
The Volunteer State
Divided by law, geography, and custom into three major regions, represented by the three stars on state's flag, Tennessee boasts a distinctive musical heritage that includes elements of bluegrass, country-western, and blues. With a countryside as diverse as its people, Tennessee includes landscapes ranging from a mountainous region in the east to the lowlands of the west, with gently rolling hills in the middle. For a well-rounded vacation, you can hike remote mountain trails in the morning and explore the crowded bars of Nashville in the evening. Visit the urban attractions, such as Elvis Presley's former residence in Memphis, but don't miss a chance to spend some time in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, situated in the eastern part of the state.

Kentucky travel guide

4.5
Caves · Specialty Museums · Distilleries
The Bluegrass State
A diverse region of sprawling farmland and rich cultural heritage, Kentucky is the birthplace of American horse racing and home to the world-famous Kentucky Derby. While the cities of Lexington and Louisville experience the majority of the state's tourism, Kentucky is also a favorite among outdoor enthusiasts with its array of natural attractions, including the Cumberland Gap and the world's longest cave system at Mammoth Cave National Park. Take a tour through original Civil War battlefields to delve into the nation's history, or head to one of the many bourbon distilleries to learn more about Kentucky's most famous export.

Georgia travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Aquariums
The Peach State
Founded in 1733, Georgia was one of the original 13 colonies that became the United States. Much more geographically diverse than most visitors realize, the state features a scenic seacoast, high mountain peaks, and large urban centers, with broad rural areas in between. Once famous mostly for historical attractions memorializing the Civil War era and the Civil Rights Movement, Georgia now draws tourists from around the world with its rich musical tradition and distinctive cuisine. Start your Georgian adventure in Atlanta, the state's economic powerhouse, and then road trip to the coastal barrier islands, nature preserves, and chic vacation resorts.