60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 7 nights
2
Sausalito
— 5 nights
3
Sacramento
— 5 nights
4
Lassen Volcanic National Park
— 2 nights
5
Crater Lake National Park
— 5 nights
6
Eugene
— 5 nights
7
Newport
— 3 nights
8
Salem
— 5 nights
9
Portland
— 7 nights
10
Mount Rainier National Park
— 6 nights
11
Seattle
— 7 nights

7
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 3rd (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, see where the action happens at Oracle Park, and take a stroll through Union Square.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to San Francisco. Traveling from Sydney in August, things will get a bit warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 26°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sausalito.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

5
nights
Sausalito

Sausalito ©
Sausalito is a city in Marin County, California. Spend the 10th (Thu) exploring nature at Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park. Spend the 11th (Fri) exploring nature at Golden Gate National Recreation Area. There's much more to do: delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument, do a tasting at Riggers Loft Wine Company, look for all kinds of wild species at Green Gulch Farm, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach County Park.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Sausalito online tour builder.

Sausalito is just a stone's throw from San Francisco. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Sacramento.

Things to do in Sausalito

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Richmond, Marin County, Tiburon, Muir Woods National Monument, Green Gulch Farm
Highlights from your plan
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Battery Spencer ©
Battery Spencer

5
nights
Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Venture out of the city with trips to Saluti Cellars (in Somerset), West Coast Falconry (in Marysville) and Mt. Ralston Peak Trail (in South Lake Tahoe). There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Calaveras Big Trees State Park, take in the awesome beauty at Granite Chief, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and walk around Capitol Park.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Sacramento online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sausalito to Sacramento in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, subway, and train. When traveling from Sausalito in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sacramento: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Lassen Volcanic National Park.

Things to do in Sacramento

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Calaveras Big Trees State Park, Doris Foley Historical Library, Saluti Cellars, West Coast Falconry, Mt. Ralston Peak Trail
Highlights from your plan
West Coast Falconry ©
West Coast Falconry
Calaveras Big Trees State Park ©
Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Mt. Ralston Peak Trail ©
Mt. Ralston Peak Trail

2
nights
Lassen Volcanic National Park

Lassen Volcanic National Park ©
In Lassen Volcanic National Park, steaming volcanic mountains give way to alpine meadows filled with wildflowers and pristine mountain lakes.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Kings Creek Falls, witness a stunning natural landmark at Bumpass Hell, and then contemplate the geological forces at Lassen Peak . Keep things going the next day: go for a walk through Chaos Crags and Jumbles and then explore the activities along Manzanita Lake.

Plan a trip to Lassen Volcanic National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Drive from Sacramento to Lassen Volcanic National Park in 3.5 hours. In September in Lassen Volcanic National Park, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Lassen Volcanic National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lassen Peak ©
Lassen Peak
Bumpass Hell ©
Bumpass Hell
Chaos Crags and Jumbles ©
Chaos Crags and Jumbles

5
nights
Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Change things up with a short trip to Salt Creek Falls in Oakridge (about 1h 25 min away). Spend the 20th (Sun) exploring nature at Crater Lake National Park. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Cleetwood Cove Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Plaikni Falls, explore and take pictures at Rim Dr, and contemplate the long history of Rim Village Visitor Center.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Crater Lake National Park online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Lassen Volcanic National Park to Crater Lake National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Lassen Volcanic National Park in September; daily highs in Crater Lake National Park reach 33°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Eugene.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Salt Creek Falls
Highlights from your plan
Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park
Cleetwood Cove Trail ©
Cleetwood Cove Trail
Salt Creek Falls ©
Salt Creek Falls

5
nights
Eugene

Eugene ©
Eugene is a city of the Pacific Northwest located in the U.S. Explore Eugene's surroundings by going to Oakridge (Willamette Hatchery & Waldo Lake), Sisters (Sahalie and Koosah Falls & McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop) and Colliding Rivers Park (in Glide). The adventure continues: get outside with Spencer Butte, look for gifts at Down to Earth Home, Garden, & Gift, see where the action happens at Autzen Stadium, and grab your bike and head to Susan Creek Campground.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Eugene trip maker site.

Drive from Crater Lake National Park to Eugene in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Crater Lake National Park in September, expect nights in Eugene to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are slightly colder, around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Eugene

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Oakridge, Sisters, Chambers Railroad Bridge, Colliding Rivers Park, Susan Creek Campground
Highlights from your plan
Sahalie and Koosah Falls ©
Sahalie and Koosah Falls
McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop ©
McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop
Waldo Lake ©
Waldo Lake

3
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Get out of town with these interesting Newport side-trips: Lincoln City Glass Center (in Lincoln City), Yachats (Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, Devil's Churn, &more) and Florence (Sandland Adventures & Sand Master Park - Sandboarding). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, step off the mainland to explore Proposal Rock, and don't miss a visit to Yaquina Bay Bridge.

To find maps and other tourist information, use the Newport sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Eugene to Newport takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Eugene in September: highs in Newport hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Salem.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Yachats, Florence, Lincoln City Glass Center, Proposal Rock
Highlights from your plan
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding ©
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding
Yachats coastline ©
Yachats coastline

5
nights
Salem

Salem ©
Salem is the capital of the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Salem: Carlton Winemakers Studio (in Carlton), Oregon Olive Mill (in Dayton) and Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville). The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Silver Falls State Park, learn about winemaking at Willamette Valley Vineyards, take in the dramatic scenery at Butte Creek Falls, and look for all kinds of wild species at Kilchis Point Reserve.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Salem using our trip planner.

Drive from Newport to Salem in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Newport, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Salem, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Salem

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Carlton Winemakers Studio, The Historic Carousel and Museum, Kilchis Point Reserve, Fitton Green Natural Area, Willamette Valley Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Schreiner's Iris Gardens ©
Schreiner's Iris Gardens
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum ©
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Silver Falls State Park ©
Silver Falls State Park

7
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Explore Portland's surroundings by going to Cannon Beach (Ecola State Park & Oswald West State Park), Timberline Lodge and Ski Area (in Timberline Lodge) and Cape Horn Overlook (in Washougal). There's still lots to do: get outside with Portland Timbers, find something for the whole family at Oaks Amusement Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and stop by Powell's City of Books.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Portland trip tool.

Traveling by car from Salem to Portland takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Timberline Lodge and Ski Area, Cape Horn Overlook, Multnomah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park
Portland Timbers ©
Portland Timbers

6
nights
Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Explore Mount Rainier National Park's surroundings by going to Roslyn Cemetery (in Roslyn) and High Rock Trail (in Packwood). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail, delve into the lush surroundings at Grove of the Patriarchs, take in the dramatic scenery at Comet Falls, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Mount Rainier National Park trip planner.

Getting from Portland to Mount Rainier National Park by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Portland in October: high temperatures in Mount Rainier National Park hover around 18°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Mount St. Helens, Roslyn Cemetery, High Rock Trail
Highlights from your plan
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Camp Muir Trail ©
Camp Muir Trail

7
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Explore Seattle's surroundings by going to Olympic National Park (Hood Canal & Murhut Falls). Dedicate the 25th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, contemplate the waterfront views at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, and explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Seattle itinerary planner.

Take a shuttle from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in October, Seattle is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Bellevue, Olympic National Park
Highlights from your plan
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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