60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

Make it your trip
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Key West
— 3 nights
Drive
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Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive
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Islamorada
— 1 night
Drive
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Marco Island
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sanibel Island
— 2 nights
Drive
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Fort Myers Beach
— 2 nights
Drive
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St. Petersburg
— 5 nights
Drive
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St. Augustine
— 5 nights
Drive
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Savannah
— 3 nights
Taxi to Hilton Head, Fly to New Orleans
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New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly to Phoenix, Bus to Sedona
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Sedona
— 5 nights
Drive
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Tucson
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Phoenix, Fly to Kailua-Kona
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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 6 nights
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Lahaina, Maui
— 6 nights
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Poipu, Kauai
— 3 nights
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Honolulu, Oahu
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Key West

— 3 nights

Conch Republic

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.
Key West Cemetery and Key West Garden Club will appeal to history buffs. Get outdoors at Dry Tortugas National Park and The Overseas Highway. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and explore the galleries of Truman Little White House.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Key West vacation planner.

Sydney, Australia to Key West is an approximately 26.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 15 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Marathon

— 2 nights

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, then snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, then kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach, and finally get interesting insight from Tours. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, then meet the residents at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Marathon online road trip planner.

Getting from Key West to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Marathon are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Islamorada

— 1 night

The Village of Islands

Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Islamorada online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Islamorada takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Islamorada are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. On the 4th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in Islamorada

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

Marco Island

— 2 nights
Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Briggs Nature Center, then take a spin around town with Island Bike Shop & Bicycle Rentals, then race across the water with a speed boat tour, and finally identify plant and animal life at Otter Mound Preserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Tigertail Beach, then take advantage of the amenities at Hideaway Beach, and then kick back and relax at South Marco Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Marco Island online road trip planner.

Getting from Islamorada to Marco Island by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Islamorada in March, Marco Island is slightly colder at night with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Marco Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Sanibel Island

— 2 nights
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge, enjoy the sand and surf at Bowman's Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Captiva Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Blind Pass Beach Park. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Gulfside Beach, take a memorable drive along Sanibel Causeway, then see the interesting displays at The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum, and finally cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Sanibel Island trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Marco Island to Sanibel Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In March in Sanibel Island, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Fort Myers Beach.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Fort Myers Beach

— 2 nights
Fort Myers Beach is a town located on Estero Island in Lee County, Florida, United States. On the 9th (Tue), browse the exhibits of Edison and Ford Winter Estates, then identify plant and animal life at Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lowdermilk Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Clam Pass Park. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Myers Beach, kick back and relax at Barefoot Beach Preserve, then admire the majestic nature at Lovers Key State Park, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Fort Myers Beach visit site.

Fort Myers Beach is just a stone's throw from Sanibel Island. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Fort Myers Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

St. Petersburg

— 5 nights

Florida's Sunshine City

Located on a peninsula between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Three Sisters Springs and Crescent Beach. Visit Venice Beach and Honeymoon Island State Park for some beach relaxation. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St. Petersburg: Bean Point (in Anna Maria), Tampa Electric's Manatee Viewing Center (in Apollo Beach) and Sarasota (Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, The Ringling, &more). Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Collection, see the interesting displays at The Dali Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Siesta Beach.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read St. Petersburg online visit planner.

You can drive from Fort Myers Beach to St. Petersburg in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. While traveling from Fort Myers Beach, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in St. Petersburg, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

St. Augustine

— 5 nights
St. Popular historic sites such as Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine and Fort Matanzas National Monument are in your itinerary. Lightner Museum and Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from St. Augustine: Fernandina Beach (Bosque Bello Cemetery & Fort Clinch State Park), Ormond Beach (in Ormond Beach) and Main Beach (in Amelia Island). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Old City, enjoy the sand and surf at St. Augustine Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Beach at Daytona Beach, and visit a coastal fixture at St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc..

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our St. Augustine trip app.

Drive from St. Petersburg to St. Augustine in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Petersburg in March, plan for little chillier nights in St. Augustine, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Savannah

— 3 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force and Mickve Israel Temple. You'll explore and learn at Tybee Island Light Station And Museum and Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Savannah: Tybee Island Beach (in Tybee Island) and Hilton Head (Sea Pines Forest Preserve, Coligny Beach, &more). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Fort Pulaski National Monument, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, don't miss a visit to Historic River Street, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Savannah driving holiday site.

You can drive from St. Augustine to Savannah in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from St. Augustine in March since evenings lows in Savannah dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Savannah

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

New Orleans

— 4 nights

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Whitney Plantation and Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site will appeal to museum buffs. Get some historical perspective at Oak Alley Plantation and Garden District. Change things up with these side-trips from New Orleans: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell) and Houmas House and Gardens (in Darrow). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Royal Street, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, and stroll around Audubon Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans travel route site.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Savannah to New Orleans in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Savannah in March, plan for little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Sedona.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Sedona

— 5 nights

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Get outdoors at Red Rock State Park and Broken Arrow Trail. Step off the beaten path and head to West Fork Oak Creek Trail and Boynton Canyon Trail. Venture out of the city with trips to Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument (in Flagstaff), Bearizona Wildlife Park (in Williams) and Camp Verde (Out of Africa Wildlife Park & Montezuma Castle National Monument). There's still lots to do: browse the different shops at Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village, explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, don't miss a visit to Sedona Airport Overlook, and admire all the interesting features of Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Sedona holiday tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Sedona takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in March, you will find days in Sedona are a bit warmer (22°C), and nights are little chillier (8°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Tucson.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Tucson

— 3 nights

Old Pueblo

One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Titan Missile Museum and Mission San Xavier del Bac. Museum-lovers will get to explore O.K. Corral and Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. Go for a jaunt from Tucson to Benson to see Kartchner Caverns State Park about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: walk around Tohono Chul, explore the stunning scenery at Sabino Canyon, examine the collection at Pima Air and Space Museum, and explore and take pictures at Mt. Lemmon Scenic Byway.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Tucson road trip planning site.

Getting from Sedona to Tucson by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. When traveling from Sedona in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Tucson, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

— 6 nights

Heart of the Kona Coast

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.
Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and Waipio Valley are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Punalu‘U Beach and Jagger Museum. Explore Kailua-Kona's surroundings by going to Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area (in Puako), Waikoloa Petroglyph Preserve (in Waikoloa) and Papakōlea Green Sand Beach (in Naalehu). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Hawaiian Vanilla Company, enjoy the sand and surf at Kauna'oa Bay, stroll through Reeds Bay Beach Park, and take in the natural beauty of Steam Vents.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kailua-Kona, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Tucson to Kailua-Kona takes 9.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Kailua-Kona when traveling from Tucson in April, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to fly to Lahaina.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Lahaina, Maui

— 6 nights

Crown Jewel of 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.
Lahaina Front Street and Hale Pa'i Printing Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll get in some beach time at Ho'okipa Beach Park and Kamaole Beach Park II. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lahaina: Kihei (Maui Brewing Company & Kamaole Beach Park III), Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park) and Wailea (Wailea Beach & Makena Beach). There's much more to do: trek along Kapalua Coastal Trail, explore the striking landscape at Nakalele Blowhole, sample the fine beverages at Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lahaina road trip planning tool.

Fly from Kailua-Kona to Lahaina in 2.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Poipu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Poipu, Kauai

— 3 nights
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. state of Hawaii. You'll get in some beach time at Shipwreck Beach and Polihale State Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kalalau Trail and Kauai Coffee Company. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Poipu: Lydgate State Park (in Wailua), Kayaking & Canoeing (in Kapaa) and Wailua Falls (in Lihue). There's still lots to do: stroll through Maha'ulepu Heritage Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Spouting Horn, enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park, and immerse yourself in nature at Na Pali Coast State Park.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Poipu holiday builder website.

Traveling by flight from Lahaina to Poipu takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in April, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Honolulu.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Honolulu, Oahu

— 6 nights

Big Pineapple

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 Ko Olina Lagoons and Kapiolani Regional Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Byodo-In Temple and Turtle Bay Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Haleiwa (Laniakea Beach, Shark Diving, &more), Kailua (Lanikai Beach & Kailua Beach Park) and Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Opana Radar Site, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, take an in-depth tour of Iolani Palace, and examine the collection at Bishop Museum.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Honolulu trip planner.

Getting from Poipu to Honolulu by flight takes about 2.5 hours. In April in Honolulu, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 25°C at night. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.