60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Seattle
— 3 nights
ferry + bus:  4​h 15​min
4
Olympic National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h 15​min
5
Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
6
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
9
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
10
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
11
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
12
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
13
Boston
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Toronto

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Millennium Park and Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry. Venture out of the city with trips to Basilica of the Sacred Heart (in South Bend) and Cantigny Park (in Wheaton). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Field Museum, browse the exhibits of Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, and take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Chicago trip itinerary site .

Toronto, Canada to Chicago is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Toronto to Chicago due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Oak Park, Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Cantigny Park
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sacred Heart ©
Basilica of the Sacred Heart
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace ©
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace

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.
Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Yellowstone National Park. Go for a jaunt from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park to see Grand Teton about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Mount Washburn, explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley, and trek along Artist Point.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park attractions planner .

Do a combination of flight and car from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Chicago in September, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are slightly colder (18°C), and nights are cooler (0°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

3
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chihuly Garden and Glass and Seattle Art Museum. You'll explore and learn at The Museum of Flight and Museum of History & Industry. When in Seattle, make a side trip to see Washington State History Museum in Tacoma, approximately 44 minutes away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Pike Place Market, get a taste of the local shopping with Pioneer Square, enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, and take in the exciting artwork at Glasshouse Studio.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Seattle tour builder site .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Seattle: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Washington State History Museum
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

5
nights
Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park ©
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Visiting Ruby Beach and Olympic National Park will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: explore and take pictures at Hurricane Ridge, take a peaceful walk through Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center, kick back and relax at Rialto Beach, and stroll through Ozette Loop Hike.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Olympic National Park day trip app .

Do a combination of ferry and bus from Seattle to Olympic National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Seattle in September; daily highs in Olympic National Park reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park

5
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Take a break from the city and head to Waikiki Beach and Sunset Beach Park. Museum-lovers will get to explore USS Arizona Memorial and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Kailua (Kailua Beach Park & Lanikai Beach), Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument (in Pupukea) and Waimea Bay (in Haleiwa). Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, play a few rounds at Ko Olina Golf Club, steep yourself in history at Battleship Missouri Memorial, and admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Honolulu visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Olympic National Park to Honolulu. The time zone difference when traveling from Olympic National Park to Honolulu is minus 2 hours. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Olympic National Park in September; daily highs in Honolulu reach 36°C and lows reach 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua, Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument, Ko Olina Golf Club
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

5
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Getty Center and Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Your inner history buff will appreciate El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Change things up with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim (about 36 minutes away). There's lots more to do: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and examine the collection at The Grammy Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary website .

You can fly from Honolulu to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Honolulu to Los Angeles, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Honolulu in September, Los Angeles is a bit cooler at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Monica, The Wende Museum of the Cold War, Disneyland Park, Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Wende Museum of the Cold War ©
The Wende Museum of the Cold War
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Get some historical perspective at Twin Peaks and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: Healdsburg (Sapphire Hill Winery & Gracianna Winery) and Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards (in St. Helena). There's still lots to do: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, take a stroll through Chinatown, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Marshall’s Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in September: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Healdsburg, Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): explore the galleries of Tallac Historic Site, stroll through Baldwin Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kiva Beach. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at El Dorado Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the South Lake Tahoe visit website .

You can drive from San Francisco to South Lake Tahoe in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from San Francisco in October: highs in South Lake Tahoe hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Emerald Bay State Park
Highlights from your plan
Kiva Beach ©
Kiva Beach
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site
El Dorado Beach ©
El Dorado Beach

4
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Strip and The Neon Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and enjoy some diversion at Paris Las Vegas.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas sightseeing planning app .

Getting from South Lake Tahoe to Las Vegas by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from South Lake Tahoe in October: highs in Las Vegas hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

2
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Garden District and The National WWII Museum. Cabildo and New Orleans Museum of Art will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, see the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and wander the streets of Royal Street.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans road trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to New Orleans takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas to New Orleans, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in October: highs in New Orleans hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Gettysburg National Military Park and Washington National Cathedral. National Air and Space Museum and The National Archives Museum will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: Antietam National Battlefield (in Sharpsburg) and National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Washington DC day trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Washington DC takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from New Orleans in October, expect little chillier with lows of 14°C in Washington DC. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Antietam National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park, National Museum of the Marine Corps
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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.
Get some cultural insight at 9/11 Memorial and Times Square. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the New York City itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Marginal Way Walkway and Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House. Heritage Museums & Gardens and Edward Gorey House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Falmouth (Highfield Hall & Gardens & Shining Sea Bikeway), Nauset Beach (in Orleans) and Nauset Light Beach (in Eastham). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, see the interesting displays at Sandwich Glass Museum, and explore the galleries of New England Holocaust Memorial.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Boston tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Boston takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New York City in October: high temperatures in Boston hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Falmouth, Sandwich, Edward Gorey House, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Nauset Light Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

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