60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Chicago
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Yellowstone National Park
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Seattle
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 6 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
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Los Angeles
— 6 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
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New Orleans
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
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Philadelphia
— 3 nights
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New York City
— 6 nights
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Boston
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Provincetown
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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get some historical perspective at Ernest Hemingway Birthplace and Fourth Presbyterian Church. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Art Institute of Chicago and Field Museum. Take a break from Chicago with a short trip to Basilica of the Sacred Heart in South Bend, about 1h 55 min away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of The Magnificent Mile, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and steep yourself in history at Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio.

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Detroit to Chicago is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Detroit to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July in Chicago, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Uncle Tom's Trail and S Rim Trail. Change things up with a short trip to Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park (about 1h 25 min away). The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washburn.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park online day trip planner.

Fly from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, bus, and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in July, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, around 39°F, while days are little chillier, around 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Seattle

Emerald City

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, take a stroll through Bellevue Square, then wander the streets of Pike Place Market, and finally explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Pioneer Square, explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle visit planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, expect nights in Seattle to be warmer, around 60°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards. Visit Golden Gate Bridge and Fort Point for their historical value. When in San Francisco, make a side trip to see Gracianna Winery in Healdsburg, approximately Healdsburg away. And it doesn't end there: take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, stroll around Golden Gate Park, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and take a stroll through Chinatown.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

Getting from Seattle to San Francisco by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in July, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark and Yosemite Valley Chapel. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, trek along Nevada Falls Loop, cruise along Tioga Pass, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are somewhat warmer (83°F), and nights are little chillier (46°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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Los Angeles

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Get a sense of the local culture at The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Pack the 28th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, take a stroll through Abbot Kinney Boulevard, and visit Angelino Heights Historic Area.

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Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 66°F in Los Angeles. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and The Mob Museum. When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately Boulder City away. Next up on the itinerary: try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, make a trip to Paris Las Vegas, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Las Vegas tour planning website.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect nights in Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, around 81°F, while days are much warmer, around 104°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Casinos · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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New Orleans

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, then brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Royal Street, get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, then get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, and finally admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to New Orleans takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 82°F to lows of 82°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Your inner history buff will appreciate Gettysburg National Military Park and Antietam National Battlefield. Step out of Washington DC with an excursion to Little Round Top in Gettysburg--about 1h 40 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, take an in-depth tour of National Portrait Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, and appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Washington DC route planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Washington DC in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans to Washington DC, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Washington DC, with lows of 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Popular historic sites such as Valley Forge National Historical Park and Elfreth's Alley are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Independence Hall and Philadelphia Museum of Art. Get out of town with these interesting Philadelphia side-trips: Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square) and Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library (in Winterthur). There's lots more to do: shop like a local with Rittenhouse Square, get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, contemplate the long history of Christ Church, and explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Philadelphia trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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New York City

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Times Square and 9/11 Memorial. Popular historic sites such as Ellis Island and St. Paul's Chapel are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and wander the streets of Fifth Avenue.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip website.

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in New York City are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

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Boston

Beantown

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.
Get some cultural insight at Marginal Way Walkway and Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House. Visit Longfellow House Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site and Granary Burying Ground for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Nubble Lighthouse (in York) and Beavertail Lighthouse and Park (in Jamestown). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, see where the action happens at Fenway Park, and examine the collection at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Boston attractions planner.

Getting from New York City to Boston by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New York City in August since evenings lows in Boston dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Provincetown.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Provincetown

Birthplace of American Liberty

A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Get a sense of the local culture at Heritage Museums & Gardens and Sandwich Glass Museum. Edward Gorey House and Highfield Hall & Gardens will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Provincetown: Nauset Beach (in Orleans), Hoxie House (in Sandwich) and Eastham (Captain Penniman House, Nauset Light Beach, &more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Marconi Beach, explore the galleries of Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Herring Cove Beach, and learn about winemaking at Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Provincetown online holiday planner.

You can ride a ferry from Boston to Provincetown in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Provincetown are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

United States travel guide

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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.