60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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1
El Paso
— 2 nights
2
Dallas
— 3 nights
3
San Antonio
— 5 nights
4
Houston
— 4 nights
5
New Orleans
— 5 nights
6
Saint Louis
— 5 nights
7
Little Rock
— 3 nights
8
Oklahoma City
— 2 nights
9
Wichita
— 4 nights
10
Kansas City
— 4 nights
11
Des Moines
— 4 nights
12
Omaha
— 3 nights
13
Sioux Falls
— 1 night
14
Fargo
— 3 nights
15
Duluth
— 4 nights
16
Minneapolis
— 5 nights

2
nights
El Paso

El Paso ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): examine the collection at El Paso Public Library. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Los Portales Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick Cathedral, and then learn about winemaking at Sombra Antigua Winery.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the El Paso trip maker app.

Boise to El Paso is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boise in June, things will get a bit warmer in El Paso: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in El Paso

Museums Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sombra Antigua Winery, Los Portales Museum, La Vina Winery, War Eagles Air Museum
Highlights from your plan
War Eagles Air Museum ©
War Eagles Air Museum
La Vina Winery ©
La Vina Winery
Sombra Antigua Winery ©
Sombra Antigua Winery

3
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fort Worth Botanic Garden and Top O'Hill Terrace. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza and Kimbell Art Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dallas: Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (in Athens), Fossil Rim Wildlife Center (in Glen Rose) and Black Beauty Ranch (in Murchison). Spend the 12th (Wed) exploring nature at Arbor Hills Nature Preserve. It doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cistercian Abbey.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Dallas holiday planner.

You can fly from El Paso to Dallas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from El Paso in June, plan for little chillier days in Dallas, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Dallas

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Fort Worth, Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center, Arbor Hills Nature Preserve, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, Black Beauty Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Kimbell Art Museum ©
Kimbell Art Museum

5
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Get outdoors at Natural Bridge Caverns and Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats. The Alamo and National Museum of the Pacific War are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore San Antonio's surroundings by going to Garrison Brothers Distillery (in Hye) and Austin (Sitagu Buddha Vihara, Texas State Capitol, &more). There's still lots to do: shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk, walk around Friedrich Wilderness Park, admire the architecture and history at Mission Espada, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Antonio route planner.

You can fly from Dallas to San Antonio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Houston.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Austin, Garrison Brothers Distillery, National Museum of the Pacific War
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War

4
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
You'll explore and learn at Cockrell Butterfly Center and Space Center Houston. Houston Museum District and Lakewood Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Texas Wolfdog Project (in Montgomery), Big Thicket National Preserve (in Kountze) and Quintana Neotropical Bird Sanctuary (in Quintana). It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Houston trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Houston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. June in Houston sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Houston

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge, Texas Wolfdog Project, Big Thicket National Preserve, Quintana Neotropical Bird Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
Big Thicket National Preserve ©
Big Thicket National Preserve

5
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.
The National WWII Museum and Jackson Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate French Quarter and Lafayette Cemetery No.1. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New Orleans: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell) and Global Wildlife Center (in Folsom). Spend the 28th (Fri) exploring nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral, examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, take a stroll through Garden District, and get a taste of the local shopping with Royal Street.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our New Orleans route planner.

Traveling by flight from Houston to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston in June, you will find days in New Orleans are little chillier (°F), and nights are a bit warmer (°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in New Orleans

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Global Wildlife Center
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

5
nights
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Get some cultural insight at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis and Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum. Get in touch with nature at Silver Mines Recreation Area and The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint Louis: Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary (in West Alton), World Bird Sanctuary (in Valley Park) and Wildwood (Bluff View Trail & Rockwoods Reservation). There's still lots to do: sample the fine beverages at Pinckney Bend Distillery, admire the natural beauty at Missouri Botanical Garden, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Saint Louis Zoo, and walk around Queeny Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Saint Louis trip planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Saint Louis by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in June, Saint Louis is little chillier at night with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Little Rock.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Wildwood, Queeny Park, Silver Mines Recreation Area, Pinckney Bend Distillery, Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
Pinckney Bend Distillery ©
Pinckney Bend Distillery
Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary ©
Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary

3
nights
Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Get some historical perspective at Anthony Chapel and Fordyce Bathhouse. Escape the urban bustle at Pinnacle Mountain State Park and Delta Rivers Nature Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Sandy Beach (in Heber Springs) and Hot Springs (Zipline & Room Escape Games).

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Little Rock online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Saint Louis to Little Rock in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. July in Little Rock sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Little Rock

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Hot Springs, Sandy Beach, Delta Rivers Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Fordyce Bathhouse
Delta Rivers Nature Center ©
Delta Rivers Nature Center

2
nights
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Get some cultural insight at Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum and National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. You'll explore and learn at 45th Infantry Division Museum and SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Oklahoma City: Oklahoma County Auto Trim and Mini Museum (in Arcadia) and Stafford Air & Space Museum (in Weatherford). And it doesn't end there: stroll around Martin Park Nature Center, sample the tasty concoctions at Anthem Brewing Company, get curious at Science Museum Oklahoma, and admire the striking features of St Pauls Episcopal Cathedral.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Oklahoma City holiday builder app.

Drive from Little Rock to Oklahoma City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Wichita.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Childrens Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Oklahoma County Auto Trim and Mini Museum, Stafford Air & Space Museum
Highlights from your plan
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum ©
Stafford Air & Space Museum ©
Stafford Air & Space Museum
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology ©
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology

4
nights
Wichita

Wichita ©
Get some cultural insight at Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum and Hillboro Museums. Visiting Maxwell Wildlife Refuge and Konza Prairie Research Natural Area will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Wichita: Quivira National Wildlife Refuge (in Stafford), NDGA National Glass Museum (in Wellington) and Pratt Fish Hatchery (in Pratt).

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Wichita trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Oklahoma City to Wichita in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. July in Wichita sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kansas City.

Things to do in Wichita

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Quivira National Wildlife Refuge, NDGA National Glass Museum, Pratt Fish Hatchery, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum, Maxwell Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Great Plains Nature Center ©
Great Plains Nature Center
Hillboro Museums ©
Hillboro Museums
Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum ©
Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum

4
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
National WWI Museum and Memorial and Harry S. Truman Library and Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate and Cathedral of Saint Peter for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kansas City: Holladay Distillery (in Weston), Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area (in Blue Springs) and Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge (in Mound City). There's still lots to do: stroll through Smithville Lake, get engrossed in the history at Richard Allen Cultural Center, examine the collection at Evel Knievel Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Parkville Nature Sanctuary.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kansas City trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wichita to Kansas City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Des Moines.

Things to do in Kansas City

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Independence, Smithville Lake, Holladay Distillery, Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area, Cathedral of Saint Peter
Highlights from your plan
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate ©
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum

4
nights
Des Moines

Des Moines ©
Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. Take a break from the city and head to Lake Icaria State Park and Hartman Reserve Nature Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Des Moines: Jacob Krumm Nature Preserve (in Grinnell), Hickory Hills Park (in La Porte City) and Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge and Prairie Learning Center (in Prairie City). There's still lots to do: trek along Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt, take in the views from Roseman Covered Bridge, explore the world behind art at Salisbury House, and stroll through Raccoon River Valley Trail.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Des Moines sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by car from Kansas City to Des Moines takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Kansas City in July since evenings lows in Des Moines dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Omaha.

Things to do in Des Moines

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Jacob Krumm Nature Preserve, Roseman Covered Bridge, Hickory Hills Park, Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge and Prairie Learning Center, Raccoon River Valley Trail
Highlights from your plan
Hickory Hills Park ©
Hickory Hills Park
Jacob Krumm Nature Preserve ©
Jacob Krumm Nature Preserve

3
nights
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Get outdoors at Hitchcock Nature Center and Prairie Queen Recreation Area. Venture out of the city with trips to Pioneer Park Nature Center (in Lincoln), Desoto National Wildlife Refuge (in Missouri Valley) and Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center (in Denton). And it doesn't end there: observe the fascinating underwater world at Henry Doorly Zoo, look for all kinds of wild species at Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, and get engrossed in the history at Union Pacific Railroad Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Omaha travel website.

You can drive from Des Moines to Omaha in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Omaha sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Sioux Falls.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Union Pacific Railroad Museum, Pioneer Park Nature Center, Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, Desoto National Wildlife Refuge, Prairie Queen Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Hitchcock Nature Center ©
Hitchcock Nature Center
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
Desoto National Wildlife Refuge ©
Desoto National Wildlife Refuge

1
night
Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls ©
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Arrowhead Park, identify plant and animal life at Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum, thenidentify plant and animal life at The Blood Run Nature Area, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Cathedral.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sioux Falls trip maker site.

Getting from Omaha to Sioux Falls by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Omaha in July, Sioux Falls is little chillier at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Fargo.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Wildlife Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Arrowhead Park ©
Arrowhead Park
St. Joseph Cathedral ©
St. Joseph Cathedral

3
nights
Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. Visit Fort Abercrombie State Historic Site and Sts. Anne & Joachim Catholic Church for their historical value. Escape the urban bustle at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge and Detroit Lake Public Beach. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Bluestem Prairie Preserve, see the interesting displays at Roger Maris Museum, get engrossed in the history at Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Drekker Brewing Company.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Fargo trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Sioux Falls to Fargo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Duluth.

Things to do in Fargo

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Moorhead, Detroit Lake Public Beach, Fort Abercrombie State Historic Site, Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge ©
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge
Fort Abercrombie State Historic Site ©
Fort Abercrombie State Historic Site

4
nights
Duluth

Duluth ©
Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Step out of the city life by going to Brighton Beach Park and Rice Lake National Refuge. Relax by the water at Park Point and Iona's Beach Scientific and Natural Area. Explore Duluth's surroundings by going to Big Bay Town Park (in La Pointe), Hellacious Overlook (in Two Harbors) and Ely (International Wolf Center & North American Bear Center). The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Congdon Park and stop by Great Lakes Candy Kitchen.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Duluth online travel planner.

Fly from Fargo to Duluth in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Fargo, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Duluth, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Duluth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Two Harbors, Ely, Rice Lake National Refuge, Great Lakes Candy Kitchen, Big Bay Town Park
Highlights from your plan
Rice Lake National Refuge ©
Rice Lake National Refuge
North American Bear Center ©
North American Bear Center
International Wolf Center ©
International Wolf Center

5
nights
Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Baker Park Reserve and Round Lake Park and Beach. Step out of the city life by going to National Eagle Center and Westwood Hills Nature Reserve. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Minneapolis: Spring Lake Park Reserve (in Hastings), Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve (in Savage) and Square Lake Park (in Stillwater). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Springbrook Nature Center, stroll around French Regional Park, immerse yourself in nature at Crosby Farm Regional Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Saint Paul.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Minneapolis trip app.

Getting from Duluth to Minneapolis by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Duluth in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Minneapolis, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint Paul, Kordiak County Park, Westwood Hills Nature Reserve, Spring Lake Park Reserve, Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve
Highlights from your plan
National Eagle Center ©
National Eagle Center
Baker Park Reserve ©
Baker Park Reserve
Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve ©
Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve

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