60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Washington DC
— 5 nights
2
Savannah
— 2 nights
3
Hilton Head
— 3 nights
4
Marathon
— 2 nights
5
Key West
— 5 nights
6
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
8
Yosemite National Park
— 7 nights
9
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 4 nights
10
Lahaina, Maui
— 4 nights
11
Honolulu, Oahu
— 6 nights
12
Denali National Park and Preserve
— 3 nights
13
Yellowstone National Park
— 7 nights
14
Custer
— 3 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Air and Space Museum and National Museum of American History. Do some cultural sightseeing at George Washington's Mount Vernon and The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center & Gettysburg National Military Park) and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center (in Chantilly). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The National Archives Museum, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

Plan trip to Washington DC with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Minneapolis to Washington DC is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Minneapolis to Washington DC, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in June, things will get a bit warmer in Washington DC: highs are around 86°F and lows about 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, George Washington's Mount Vernon
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center ©
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 7th (Mon), explore the galleries of Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then steep yourself in history at Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters, and finally walk around Forsyth Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Old Fort Jackson, contemplate the long history of Fort Pulaski National Monument, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, then steep yourself in history at Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Savannah day trip site.

You can fly from Washington DC to Savannah in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Tybee Island
Highlights from your plan
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument

3
nights
Hilton Head

Hilton Head ©
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Explore hidden gems such as Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and Coligny Beach. Visiting ZipLine Hilton Head and Sea Pines Forest Preserve will get you outdoors. There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hilton Head day trip site.

You can drive from Savannah to Hilton Head in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Hilton Head are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. You will leave for Marathon on the 11th (Fri).

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
ZipLine Hilton Head ©
ZipLine Hilton Head
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Sea Pines Forest Preserve ©
Sea Pines Forest Preserve

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 12th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon vacation website.

Traveling by flight from Hilton Head to Marathon takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Hilton Head in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Marathon, with lows of 79°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Scuba & Snorkeling, Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

5
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Explore hidden gems such as Vandenberg Wreck and Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum and Truman Little White House. Spend the 15th (Tue) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. Spend the 16th (Wed) on the water with a fishing tour. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center.

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

You can drive from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Key West are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): examine the collection at Museum of International Folk Art, then get to know the fascinating history of Canyon Road, and then pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel, contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza, and then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Santa Fe trip planner.

You can fly from Key West to Santa Fe in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Key West to Santa Fe is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Key West in June, plan for cooler nights in Santa Fe, with lows around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Museum of International Folk Art ©
Museum of International Folk Art
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

6
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bright Angel Trail and Rim Trail. Get outdoors at Grand Canyon South Rim and South Kaibab Trail. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Bright Angel Point, see Off-Road Tours, trot along with Canyon Trail Rides, and take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip site.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. Traveling from Santa Fe in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 42°F in Grand Canyon National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Off-Road Tours
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Point ©
Bright Angel Point
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. Escape the urban bustle at Yosemite, Tunnel View and Sentinel Dome. There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, take in the dramatic natural features at North Dome, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, and trek along Four Mile Trail.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip maker site.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be about the same, around 43°F, while days are little chillier, around 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

4
nights
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Kailua-Kona ©
Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Hooked Up Sportfishing has been added to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hawaii Forest and Trail and Mauna Kea. Visiting Saddle Road and Queen's Bath will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Hilo (Liliuokalani Gardens, Akaka Falls State Park, &more), Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area (in Puako) and Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park (in Honaunau).

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kailua-Kona online holiday planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Kailua-Kona by combination of bus and flight takes about 13.5 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Yosemite National Park to Kailua-Kona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much hotter in Kailua-Kona, with lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hilo, Queen's Bath, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area, Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Hawaii Forest and Trail ©
Hawaii Forest and Trail
Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area

4
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 outdoors at Parasailing & Paragliding and Napili Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nakalele Blowhole and Lahaina Front Street. Explore Lahaina's surroundings by going to Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park), Maui Tropical Plantation (in Wailuku) and Ho'okipa Beach Park (in Paia). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kapalua Beach, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and stroll around Lahaina Banyan Court.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Lahaina online journey maker.

You can fly from Kailua-Kona to Lahaina in 4.5 hours. In July in Lahaina, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Wailuku, Haleakala Crater, Helicopter Tours, Parasailing & Paragliding, Kapalua Beach
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park

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.
Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Makapuu Lighthouse Trail. Do some cultural sightseeing at USS Arizona Memorial and US Army Museum of Hawaii. Venture out of the city with trips to Haleiwa (Shark Diving & Waimea Valley). There's lots more to do: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Koko Crater Railway Trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Honolulu online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Lahaina to Honolulu by flight takes about 3.5 hours. July in Honolulu sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 75°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Denali National Park and Preserve.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Haleiwa
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail ©
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Denali. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mt. Healy Overlook Trail and then look for all kinds of wild species at Husky Homestead.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Denali National Park and Preserve trip planning site.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Honolulu to Denali National Park and Preserve in 16.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Denali National Park and Preserve is 1 hour. When traveling from Honolulu in July, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Denali National Park and Preserve: temperatures range from 70°F by day to 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Denali National Park and Preserve

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Husky Homestead ©
Husky Homestead

7
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grand Prismatic Spring and Grand Loop Road. Get outdoors at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Upper Geyser Basin. The adventure continues: contemplate the geological forces at Mud Volcano, take in the dramatic natural features at Artists’ Paintpots, admire the sheer force of Mystic Falls Trail, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Beehive Geyser.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park itinerary tool.

Do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Denali National Park and Preserve to Yellowstone National Park in 19.5 hours. Traveling from Denali National Park and Preserve to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Denali National Park and Preserve in July since evenings lows in Yellowstone National Park dip to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Custer.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

3
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Explore hidden gems such as Wildlife Loop Road and Mammoth Site of Hot Springs. Take a break from the city and head to Loop Road and Iron Mountain Road. Change things up with these side-trips from Custer: Keystone (Black Hills Helicopters & Presidential Trail) and Badlands Wall (in Badlands National Park). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, and explore the activities along Sylvan Lake.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Custer trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Custer by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. In July, Custer is somewhat warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 80°F and lows of 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Custer

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Keystone, Badlands National Park, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Badlands Wall ©
Badlands Wall
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel

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