60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
San Diego
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
8
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h
9
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
10
Miami
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

4
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.
Family-friendly places like USS Arizona Memorial and Sunset Beach Park will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua), Swim with Dolphins (in Waianae) and Waimea Bay (in Haleiwa). Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, identify plant and animal life at Malaekahana State Recreation Area, take an in-depth tour of Iolani Palace, and pause for some photo ops at Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Honolulu tour itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Honolulu is minus 20 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Honolulu, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Malaekahana State Recreation Area, Kailua Beach Park, Swim with Dolphins, Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument
Highlights from your plan
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Exploratorium and Children's Creativity Museum. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and get curious at California Academy of Sciences.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip app .

Fly from Honolulu to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Honolulu in January: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 17°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

6
nights
Yosemite National Park

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.
Attractions like Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area and Cathedral Beach Picnic Area make great kid-friendly stops. Spend the 29th (Sat) exploring nature at Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. There's lots more to do: hit the slopes at Curry Village Ice Rink, don't miss a visit to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at North Dome, and trek along May Lake Trailhead.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park visit planner .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in January, plan for slightly colder days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 7°C, while nights are much colder with lows around -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake

6
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.
Attractions like Disneyland Park and Griffith Observatory make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park, Grizzly River Run, & more). Pack the 4th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, tour the pleasant surroundings at Temescal Gateway Park, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles road trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Yosemite National Park in February; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 25°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

5
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Kids will enjoy San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. When in San Diego, make a side trip to see Lions, Tigers & Bears in Alpine, approximately 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, step aboard Maritime Museum of San Diego, and appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In February, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Lions, Tigers & Bears
Highlights from your plan
Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo

6
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hoover Dam (in Boulder City) and Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton). There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get your game on at Top Shot Las Vegas, shop like a local with The Strip, and have fun at Battlefield Vegas.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

Traveling by flight from San Diego to Las Vegas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in February, expect a bit cooler with lows of 8°C in Las Vegas. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Nature

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

6
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 21st (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along Tanner Trail, get outside with Bar 10 Ranch Activities, and stroll through Tonto Trail.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park tour itinerary planning app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in February, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 11°C, while nights are much colder with lows around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and American Museum of Natural History will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, take in the pleasant sights at The High Line, and take a stroll through Times Square.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City takes 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, plan for a bit warmer nights in New York City, with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

5
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Universal's Islands of Adventure. Have a day of magic on the 7th (Mon) at Magic Kingdom Park. Pack the 8th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld Orlando, tour the pleasant surroundings at Discovery Cove, and add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Orlando trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In March, Orlando is much hotter than New York City - with highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

4
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Attractions like Shark Valley and Anhinga Trail make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Miami: Panther Ridge Conservation Center (in Wellington), JP Outfitters Inc. (in Hollywood) and Everglades National Park (Pineland Trail, Gumbo Limbo Trail, & more). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Miami trip tool .

You can drive from Orlando to Miami in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Orlando in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Miami, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, JP Outfitters Inc., Panther Ridge Conservation Center
Highlights from your plan
Panther Ridge Conservation Center ©
Panther Ridge Conservation Center
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail

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