60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Leeds
Drive + Fly:  17​h
1
Fairbanks
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h
2
Denali National Park and Preserve
— 4 nights
train + Drive:  7​h 15​min
3
Anchorage
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Seward
— 4 nights
taxi + bus:  3​h 45​min
5
Homer
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
6
Sitka
— 3 nights
Fly + ferry:  2​h
7
Ketchikan
— 4 nights
ferry + Fly:  2​h 45​min
8
Juneau
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
9
Skagway
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
10
Hoonah
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  16​h 30​min
11
Grand Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h
12
Houston
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
13
Toronto
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h
14
Cooperstown
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  15​h 45​min
End: Leeds

4
nights
Fairbanks

Fairbanks ©
With its strip malls and fast-food restaurants, Fairbanks appears a bit functional on first glance.
Fairbanks is known for museums, wildlife, nightlife, theme parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn more about the world around you at University of Alaska Museum of the North, look for all kinds of wild species at Creamer's Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge, admire the natural beauty at Georgeson Botanical Garden, and deepen your understanding at Large Animal Research Station.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Fairbanks online trip maker .

Leeds, UK to Fairbanks is an approximately 17-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Leeds to Fairbanks, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Denali National Park and Preserve.

Things to do in Fairbanks

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum ©
Pioneer Park ©
Pioneer Park

4
nights
Denali National Park and Preserve

Denali National Park and Preserve ©
The 2.43 million hectares (6 million acres) of Denali National Park include low taiga forest, high-alpine tundra, and snowcapped mountains, all of which lead up to Mt.
Go for a jaunt from Denali National Park and Preserve to Talkeetna to see Alaskan War Veterans Memorial about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Husky Homestead, shop like a local with Wild about Denali, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and contemplate the waterfront views at Wonder Lake.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Denali National Park and Preserve day trip tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Fairbanks to Denali National Park and Preserve takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Anchorage.

Things to do in Denali National Park and Preserve

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Alaskan War Veterans Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Husky Homestead ©
Husky Homestead
Wonder Lake ©
Wonder Lake
River Rafting & Tubing

5
nights
Anchorage

Home to nearly half of Alaska's population, the port city of Anchorage covers a staggering area of over 4,900 sq km (1,900 sq mi) surrounded by mountains.
Anchorage is known for historic sites, wildlife, museums, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, tour in style with a train tour, identify plant and animal life at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, and meet the residents at Alaska Zoo.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Anchorage trip planner .

Traveling by combination of train and car from Denali National Park and Preserve to Anchorage takes 7.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Anchorage can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Seward.

Things to do in Anchorage

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Rail Tours
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center ©

4
nights
Seward

For most visitors to this part of the world, the wild part of Alaska starts at Seward, a small port city that takes advantage of the region's natural beauty.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kenai Fjords National Park (Harding Ice Field Trail & Exit Glacier). The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Alaska SeaLife Center, explore the activities along Seward Boat Harbor, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Seward online trip builder .

Drive from Anchorage to Seward in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a train. August in Seward sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Homer.

Things to do in Seward

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Kenai Fjords National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Dolphin & Whale Watching

5
nights
Homer

Homer ©
Homer is a city located in Kenai Peninsula Borough in the U.S. Get out of town with these interesting Homer side-trips: Fishing Charters & Tours (in Ninilchik) and Kenai River Brewing Company (in Soldotna). Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Kachemak Bay State Park, explore the world behind art at Bunnell Street Arts Center, contemplate the waterfront views at Anchor River, and view the masterpieces at Norman Lowell Studio & Gallery.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Homer trip itinerary planning site .

You can do a combination of taxi and bus from Seward to Homer in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Sitka.

Things to do in Homer

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Anchor River, Kenai River Brewing Company
Highlights from your plan
Kachemak Bay State Park ©
Kachemak Bay State Park
Homer Spit ©
Homer Spit
Photography Tours

3
nights
Sitka

The City and Borough of Sitka, formerly Novo-Arkhangelsk, or New Archangel under Russian rule, is a unified city-borough located on Baranof Island and the southern half of Chichagof Island in the Alexander Archipelago of the Pacific Ocean (part of the Alaska Panhandle), in the U.S. Sitka is known for wildlife, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: immerse yourself in nature at Sitka National Historic Park/Totem Park, contemplate the long history of Sitka Lutheran Church, see the interesting displays at Sheldon Jackson Museum, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

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Traveling by flight from Homer to Sitka takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. August in Sitka sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ketchikan.

Things to do in Sitka

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Alaska Raptor Center ©
Alaska Raptor Center

4
nights
Ketchikan

The narrow city of Ketchikan clings to the bluffs that form Revillagigedo Island's southwestern shore.
Ketchikan is known for wildlife, historic sites, nature, nightlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, steep yourself in history at Saxman Native Village, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and identify plant and animal life at Alaska Rainforest Sanctuary.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ketchikan travel planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Sitka to Ketchikan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. August in Ketchikan sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Juneau.

Things to do in Ketchikan

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Zipline
Misty Fjords National Monument ©
Misty Fjords National Monument

4
nights
Juneau

Juneau ©
Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Juneau is known for wildlife, nature, adventure, trails, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at DIPAC's Macaulay Salmon Hatchery, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Juneau road trip site .

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Ketchikan to Juneau in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Skagway.

Things to do in Juneau

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center ©
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tracy Arm Fjord ©
Tracy Arm Fjord

4
nights
Skagway

The Municipality and Borough of Skagway is a first-class borough in Alaska on the Alaska Panhandle. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Skagway: Haines (Hammer Museum, Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve, & more). And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, get engrossed in the history at Skagway Museum and Archives, take in the dramatic natural features at Davidson Glacier, and admire the natural beauty at Jewell Gardens.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Skagway visit planner .

You can fly from Juneau to Skagway in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or ride a ferry. In September, daytime highs in Skagway are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Hoonah.

Things to do in Skagway

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Haines
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Jewell Gardens ©
Jewell Gardens

1
night
Hoonah

Hoonah is a largely Tlingit community on Chichagof Island, located in Alaska's panhandle in the southeast region of the state. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Yaakw Kahidi Cultural Center, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then don't miss a visit to Huna Tribal House.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Hoonah trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Skagway to Hoonah in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and flight; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Hoonah

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Yaakw Kahidi Cultural Center ©
Yaakw Kahidi Cultural Center

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nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, scenic drive, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, stroll through Bright Angel Point, make a trip to Grand Canyon Village, and get great views at Mohave Point.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Hoonah to Grand Canyon National Park takes 16.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, flight, and bus; or ride a ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Hoonah to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Hoonah in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

4
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Houston: Kemah Boardwalk (in Kemah) and Galveston (The Strand, Bishop's Palace, & more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston, engage your brain at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Chapel of St. Basil, and make a trip to Water Wall.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Houston online trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Houston in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Houston, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: highs in Houston hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Galveston, Kemah Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
Escape Hunt ©
Escape Hunt

1
night
Toronto

Toronto
Toronto is a city in Woodson County, Kansas, United States, along the Verdigris River. On the 23rd (Wed), immerse yourself in nature at Cross Timbers State Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Toronto trip itinerary maker app .

Explore your travel options from Houston to Toronto with the Route module. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Houston in September; daily highs in Toronto reach 33°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for travel to Cooperstown.

Things to do in Toronto

Nature Parks

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Cooperstown

Cooperstown ©
Best known as the home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Cooperstown embraces Americana.
Get out of town with these interesting Cooperstown side-trips: Northeast Classic Car Museum (in Norwich), Beekman 1802 Mercantile (in Sharon Springs) and Animal Adventure Park (in Harpursville). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, explore the activities along Otsego Lake, take an in-depth tour of Fenimore Art Museum, and contemplate the long history of Fort Stanwix National Monument.

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Explore your travel options from Toronto to Cooperstown with the Route module. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, Cooperstown is slightly colder than Toronto - with highs of 27°C and lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cooperstown

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Clinton, Northeast Classic Car Museum, Holy Trinity Monastery, Animal Adventure Park, Fort Stanwix National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Northeast Classic Car Museum ©
Northeast Classic Car Museum
Animal Adventure Park ©
Animal Adventure Park

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