60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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New York City
— 6 nights
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Miami
— 6 nights
Fly to Valley International Airport, Drive to Brownsville
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Brownsville
— 1 day
Drive
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San Antonio
— 5 nights
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon National Park
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
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Las Vegas
— 6 nights
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San Francisco
— 6 nights
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San Jose
— 1 night
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Monterey
— 5 nights
Drive
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Morro Bay
— 3 nights
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Lompoc
— 4 nights
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Santa Barbara
— 3 nights
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Los Angeles
— 6 nights
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New York City

— 6 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.
Step out of the city life by going to Valley Forge National Historical Park and East River Waterfront Esplanade. You'll explore and learn at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Get out of town with these interesting New York City side-trips: Philadelphia (Schuylkill River Trail & Kelly Drive). The adventure continues: go for a walk through Times Square, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the New York City holiday planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to New York City is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. In March, daytime highs in New York City are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Miami.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami

— 6 nights

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Art Deco Historic District and Lincoln Road are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and Wynwood Walls. Explore Miami's surroundings by going to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Key Largo), Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier) and Fort Lauderdale Beach (in Fort Lauderdale). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the views at Shark Valley Visitor Center, wander the streets of Espanola Way, get a taste of the local shopping with Ocean Drive, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Miami trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Miami takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from New York City in March: high temperatures in Miami hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Brownsville.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Brownsville

— 1 day
Brownsville is the county seat of Cameron County, Texas. On the 20th (Sun), take in the history at Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park and then examine the collection at Children’s Museum of Brownsville.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Brownsville holiday maker site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Miami to Brownsville. The time zone difference when traveling from Miami to Brownsville is minus 1 hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Brownsville

Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

San Antonio

— 5 nights

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cottonwood Wine Tours and Mission San Jose. Let the collections at The Alamo and LBJ Presidential Library capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from San Antonio: National Museum of the Pacific War (in Fredericksburg) and Austin (Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, see the interesting displays at Spanish Governor's Palace, and appreciate the extensive heritage of La Villita Historic Arts Village.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Brownsville to San Antonio in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Brownsville in March, San Antonio is a bit cooler at night with lows of 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Antonio

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park

— 5 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Take a break from the city and head to Rim Trail and Bright Angel Trail. Get some cultural insight at Bright Angel History Room and Kolb Studio. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along South Kaibab Trail, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Antonio to Grand Canyon National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from San Antonio in March, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (16°C), and nights are colder (-5°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Museums

Las Vegas

— 6 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.
The Strip and Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visiting Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Spring Mountains National Recreational Area will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave), Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (in Amargosa Valley) and Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum (in Boulder City). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, try your luck at Caesars Palace, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas day trip site.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March: highs in Las Vegas hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can fly to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Casinos

Side Trips

San Francisco

— 6 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Popular historic sites such as Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge are in your itinerary. Fisherman's Wharf and The Hess Collection Winery & Art Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: VGS Chateau Potelle (in St. Helena), Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa) and Point Reyes Safaris (in Point Reyes Station). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of SoMa, admire the masterpieces at Legion of Honor, examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, and take in the waterfront at The Embarcadero.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in April, with highs in San Francisco at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to San Jose.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Wineries · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

San Jose

— 1 night

Capital of Silicon Valley

The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at Hanuman Yoga Retreat and then delve into the mystery of Winchester Mystery House.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Jose online journey planner.

Drive from San Francisco to San Jose in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a subway. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Jose

Spas · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Monterey

— 5 nights
Monterey is a city in the U.S. state of California, on the southern edge of Monterey Bay on California's Central Coast. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Asilomar State Beach and Pfeiffer State Beach. Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard and Sunset Cultural Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos, play a few rounds at Pebble Beach Golf Links, learn about winemaking at Wrath Tasting Room- Carmel, and learn the secrets of beer at Monterey Bay Food Tours.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Monterey trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from San Jose to Monterey in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Jose in April: highs in Monterey hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Morro Bay.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Morro Bay

— 3 nights
Morro Bay is a waterfront city in San Luis Obispo County, California located along California State Route 1 on California's Central Coast. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like J Dusi Winery and Morro Bay State Park. Take a break from the city and head to Moonstone Beach and Friends of the Elephant Seal Visitor Center and Gift Shop. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Morro Bay: Hearst Castle (in San Simeon) and Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden (in Paso Robles). It doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Morro Rock and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Morro Bay visit planning website.

Drive from Monterey to Morro Bay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Monterey, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Morro Bay, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Lompoc.

Things to do in Morro Bay

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wineries

Side Trips

Lompoc

— 4 nights
Lompoc is a city in Santa Barbara County, California, on the west coast of the United States. Get some historical perspective at La Purisima State Historical Park and Old Mission Santa Ines. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at 246 Wine & Brew Tours and Sunstone Winery. Step out of Lompoc with an excursion to Elverhoj Museum in Solvang--about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Jalama Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jalama Beach County Park, examine the collection at Artesia School Museum, and stop by Ostrich Land.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Lompoc trip planner.

You can drive from Morro Bay to Lompoc in 1.5 hours. In April in Lompoc, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Lompoc

Parks · Wineries · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Barbara

— 3 nights

The American Riviera

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center. Visit Old Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara County Courthouse for their historical value. Dedicate the 27th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take a stroll through State Street Underpass, take in the exciting artwork at Santa Barbara Art Glass, and look for gifts at Chocolate Maya.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Lompoc to Santa Barbara takes an hour. In April, daytime highs in Santa Barbara are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites · Museums

Los Angeles

— 6 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Visit La Jolla Cove and Venice Beach and Boardwalk for some beach relaxation. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: San Diego (Timken Museum of Art, Mingei International Museum, &more), Disney California Adventure Park (in Anaheim) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, stop by Angelino Heights Historic Area, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Santa Barbara in April since evenings lows in Los Angeles dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Nightlife
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.