60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip builder

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New York City
— 5 nights
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Washington DC
— 1 night
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Louisville
— 6 nights
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Nashville
— 8 nights
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Orlando
— 5 nights
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Venice
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
— 1 night
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Lake Ozark
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Austin
— 4 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
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Glacier National Park
— 1 night
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Salt Lake City
— 6 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
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New York City

— 5 nights

Big Apple

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, stroll around The High Line, stop by Times Square, and don't miss a visit to Broadway.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City online holiday planner.

Sydney, Australia to New York City is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -15 hour difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Sydney in December, with highs in New York City at 10°C and lows at 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Washington DC

— 1 night
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum and then pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, then appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Louisville.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums

Louisville

— 6 nights

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Explore Louisville's surroundings by going to Cincinnati (Cincinnati Museum Center & JACK Cincinnati Casino) and Horseshoe Southern Indiana Casino (in Elizabeth). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kentucky Artisan Distillery, and explore the world behind art at 21c Museum Hotel.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Louisville trip maker app.

You can fly from Washington DC to Louisville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. You'll set off for Nashville on the 16th (Thu).

Things to do in Louisville

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trips

Nashville

— 8 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nashville: Carter House (in Franklin), H Clark Distillery (in Thompson s Station) and Mammoth Cave National Park (Fat Man's Misery & Mammoth Cave). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, contemplate the long history of Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smith Creek Moonshine.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nashville holiday planner.

You can drive from Louisville to Nashville in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In December, daytime highs in Nashville are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Orlando.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Orlando

— 5 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Step out of Orlando to go to DeLand and see Stetson Mansion, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Have a day of magic on the 26th (Sun) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 27th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and walk around Central Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Orlando day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Orlando takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Nashville in December, expect Orlando to be much hotter, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Venice

— 2 nights
Venice is a city in Sarasota County, Florida, United States. On the 30th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Venice Fishing Pier, then walk around Brohard Paw Park, and finally stroll through Caspersen Beach.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Venice trip planning app.

Getting from Orlando to Venice by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Orleans.

Things to do in Venice

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Spas

Side Trip

New Orleans

— 1 night

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans driving holiday planning app.

You can fly from Venice to New Orleans in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Venice in December, plan for cooler days in New Orleans, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. You will leave for Lake Ozark on the 1st (Sat).

Things to do in New Orleans

Nightlife · Tours · Outdoors · Museums

Lake Ozark

Lake Ozark is a city in Camden and Miller counties in the U.S. state of Missouri, near its namesake, the Lake of the Ozarks. For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lake Ozark trip itinerary planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from New Orleans to Lake Ozark. When traveling from New Orleans in January, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Lake Ozark: temperatures range from 7°C by day to -7°C at night. You will leave for Austin on the 1st (Sat).

Things to do in Lake Ozark

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Austin

— 4 nights

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Explore Austin's surroundings by going to San Antonio (Natural Bridge Caverns, San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, &more). And it doesn't end there: ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, wander the streets of South Congress Avenue, and take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Austin trip itinerary app.

Explore your travel options from Lake Ozark to Austin with the Route module. Traveling from Lake Ozark in January, expect Austin to be somewhat warmer, temps between 20°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park

— 5 nights

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 your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elephant Back Mountain, witness a stunning natural landmark at Solitary Geyser, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and trek along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Austin to Yellowstone National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Austin to Yellowstone National Park is minus 1 hour. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Austin in January, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at -5°C and lows at -20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Glacier National Park

— 1 night

Crown of the Continent

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Swiftcurrent Mountain, then get outside with Swiftcurrent Pass Hike, and then explore the activities along Bullhead Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): explore the activities along Lake McDonald and then get outside with John's Lake Loop.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Glacier National Park online trip planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in January; daily highs in Glacier National Park reach 0°C and lows reach -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can fly to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Salt Lake City

— 6 nights

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salt Lake City: Park City (Ski Butlers Park City, Food Tours, &more) and Deer Valley Resort (in Heber City). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon, take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery, and admire the striking features of LDS Conference Center.

To see where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City planner.

Fly from Glacier National Park to Salt Lake City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in January, with highs in Salt Lake City at 3°C and lows at -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 4 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately Boulder City away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Salt Lake City in January, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Shopping · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): hit the slopes at Badger Pass Ski Area. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, then admire the sheer force of Bridalveil Fall, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA.

You can plan Yosemite National Park trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 7°C to lows of -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Nature

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through SoMa, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Francisco route planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to fly to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums

Anaheim

— 3 nights

Heart of Orange County

Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 28th (Fri), discover the magic at Downtown Disney District and then discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Anaheim trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Anaheim takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in January, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Anaheim: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 10°C at night. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks

Side Trip

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.

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.