60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne
Fly:  18 h 30 min
1
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 7 nights
Bus:  7 h 45 min
3
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
Bus + Fly:  10 h
5
Memphis
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Nashville
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Subway:  4 h 30 min
7
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Subway + Fly:  3 h 15 min
8
New York City
— 7 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
9
Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Yellowstone National Park
— 8 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Taxi:  7 h 45 min
11
Glacier National Park
— 5 nights
Taxi + Fly:  23 h
End: Melbourne

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
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: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco travel route website.

Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 18.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Melbourne to San Francisco, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in September, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Anchor Brewing Company ©
Anchor Brewing Company
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

7
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, trek along Panorama Trail, stroll through Tuolumne Meadows, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in September, plan for colder nights in Yosemite National Park, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a bus to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

5
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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, shop like a local with The Strip, and try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas travel route planner.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas in 17.5 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Museums Casinos
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

7
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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, admire all the interesting features of East Rim Drive, cruise along Cape Royal, and stroll through Rim Trail.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park online trip maker.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 7°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Memphis.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Cape Royal ©
Cape Royal
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 26th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, then pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then explore the world behind art at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, and finally don't miss a visit to Beale Street.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Memphis trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Memphis in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Memphis: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art ©
Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art

3
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
When in Nashville, make a side trip to see Casey Jones Distillery in Hopkinsville, approximately Hopkinsville away. And it doesn't end there: have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Downtown), pause for some serene contemplation at Upper Room, see a show at Grand Ole Opry, and contemplate the long history of Andrew Jackson's Hermitage.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nashville tour planning app.

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Memphis in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Nashville, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Lotz House Museum, Casey Jones Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Casey Jones Distillery ©
Casey Jones Distillery
The Escape Game Nashville (Downtown) ©
The Escape Game Nashville (Downtown)
BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League ©
BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League

5
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at The Pentagon, and appreciate the history behind Washington Monument.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner.

Do a combination of bus, flight, and subway from Nashville to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Washington DC is 1 hour. September in Washington DC sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

7
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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, and browse the exhibits of 9/11 Memorial.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read New York City holiday maker tool.

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by combination of subway and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in New York City

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

4
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Grand Teton National Park is known for wildlife, scenic drive, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton, take in breathtaking views at Cascade Canyon, explore the activities along Jackson Lake, and hike along Cascade Canyon Trail.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Grand Teton National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in October, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be cooler, around -2°C, while days are slightly colder, around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

8
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
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 trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park online road trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Grand Teton National Park in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 9°C by day to -4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

5
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
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.
Glacier National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, hike along Highline Trail, appreciate the views at Logan Pass, and get to know the fascinating history of Garden Wall.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park road trip planning website.

You can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October; daily highs in Glacier National Park reach 15°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park ©
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

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