60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Chicago
— 7 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 8 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
4
Lihue, Kauai
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
5
Lahaina, Maui
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Honolulu, Oahu
— 6 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
7
San Diego
— 5 nights
Fly + shuttle:  6​h 30​min
8
Taos
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
Santa Fe
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
10
Miami
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
11
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Manchester

7
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Change things up with these side-trips from Chicago: Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. (in DeKalb) and Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm (in Homer Glen). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lincoln Park Zoo, get your game on at BATL-The Backyard Axe Throwing League, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip maker website .

Manchester, UK to Chicago is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Manchester to Chicago. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Manchester in August; daily highs in Chicago reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm, Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, Whiskey Acres Distilling Co.
Highlights from your plan
Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. ©
Whiskey Acres Distilling Co.
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

6
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's much more to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and enjoy some diversion at Las Vegas Shooting Center.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip maker website .

You can fly from Chicago to Las Vegas in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Chicago in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 45°C and lows about 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Casinos

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

8
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 28th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and admire all the interesting features of AT&T Park.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Las Vegas in August, plan for cooler days and little chillier nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lihue.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

2
nights
Lihue, Kauai

Lihue or Līhue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. On the 2nd (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Spouting Horn, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Poipu Beach Park, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hanalei Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Lihue trip builder tool .

You can fly from San Francisco to Lihue in 7.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Lihue, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, Lihue is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Lihue

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Poipu, Hanalei Beach, Photography Tours, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Photography Tours
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach

5
nights
Lahaina, Maui

Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Get out of town with these interesting Lahaina side-trips: Stand-Up Paddleboarding (in Kihei), Iao Valley (in Wailuku) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). Spend the 4th (Wed) exploring the striking scenery along Hana Highway - Road to Hana. And it doesn't end there: meet the residents at Maui Ocean Center, don't miss a visit to Lahaina Banyan Court, kick back and relax at Ka'anapali Beach, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lahaina road trip tool .

Getting from Lihue to Lahaina by combination of flight and bus takes about 3.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Lahaina are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Wailuku, Hana Highway - Road to Hana, Wailea Beach, Haleakala Crater, Parasailing & Paragliding
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Hana Highway - Road to Hana ©
Hana Highway - Road to Hana
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater

6
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua) and Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Sunset Beach Park). The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at USS Arizona Memorial, explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls, and explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Honolulu itinerary builder app .

Fly from Lahaina to Honolulu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kawaiahao Church, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

5
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Take a break from San Diego with a short trip to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens in Encinitas, about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through San Diego Zoo, let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, try out the rides at SeaWorld San Diego, and identify plant and animal life at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the San Diego itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to San Diego takes 7.5 hours. Traveling from Honolulu to San Diego, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Honolulu in September, expect San Diego to be little chillier, temps between 30°C and 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Taos.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

1
night
Taos

Taos ©
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in the views from Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then identify plant and animal life at Wild Rivers Recreation Area.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Taos trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from San Diego to Taos in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect cooler evenings in Taos when traveling from San Diego in September, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Taos

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Horseback Riding Tours
Highlights from your plan
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
River Rafting & Tubing
Horseback Riding Tours

3
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cochiti Pueblo (Canyon Trail & Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Liquid Light Glass, shop like a local with Keshi, pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, and relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Fe vacation website .

Traveling by car from Taos to Santa Fe takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Taos in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Santa Fe, with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

Cochiti Pueblo
Highlights from your plan
Nedra Matteucci Galleries ©
Nedra Matteucci Galleries
Keshi ©
Keshi

5
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami: iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Fort Lauderdale (in Davie), JP Outfitters Inc. (in Hollywood) and Everglades National Park (Slough Slog, Gumbo Limbo Trail, & more). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, head outdoors with Venetian Pool, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Miami road trip site .

You can fly from Santa Fe to Miami in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Santa Fe to Miami is 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Santa Fe in September: highs in Miami hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Coral Gables, iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Fort Lauderdale, JP Outfitters Inc.
Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden ©
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Slough Slog ©
Slough Slog

6
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our New York City holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Miami to New York City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In October, New York City is a bit cooler than Miami - with highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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