60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly to Rapid City Regional Airport, Drive to Custer
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Custer
— 3 nights
Fly
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Yellowstone National Park
— 7 nights
Fly
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 6 nights
Fly
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Lahaina, Maui
— 7 nights
Fly to Fresno, Bus to Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite National Park
— 7 nights
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Drive to Fresno Yosemite International Airport, Fly to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Drive to Sedona
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Sedona
— 5 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
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Bus to Flagstaff Amtrak, Fly to Key West, Bus to Marathon
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Marathon
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Miami, Fly to Savannah
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Savannah
— 3 nights
Drive
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Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive
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Myrtle Beach
— 4 nights
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Pigeon Forge
— 6 nights
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Custer

— 3 nights
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Get outdoors at Wildlife Loop Road and Presidential Trail. Kids will appreciate attractions like Sylvan Lake and Iron Mountain Road. Step out of Custer with an excursion to Mammoth Site of Hot Springs in Hot Springs--about 42 minutes away. Spend the 4th (Fri) exploring the underground world of Jewel Cave National Monument. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel, explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial, and immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Custer trip itinerary maker tool.

Washington to Custer is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. In June, Custer is a bit cooler than Washington - with highs of 73°F and lows of 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Custer

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Yellowstone National Park

— 7 nights

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Old Faithful and Upper Geyser Basin. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Grand Prismatic Spring and Midway Geyser Basin. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, contemplate the geological forces at Monument Geyser Basin, and look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Loop Road.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip builder tool.

You can fly from Custer to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Custer in June, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 66°F and lows at 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Honolulu.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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.
Visiting Diamond Head State Monument and Makapuu Lighthouse Trail will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at USS Arizona Memorial and Battleship Missouri Memorial. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Honolulu: Horseback Riding Tours (in Waialua), Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie) and Haleiwa (Waimea Valley, Shark Diving, &more). There's much more to do: hike along Koko Crater Railway Trail, examine the collection at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Honolulu visit app.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Honolulu in 11 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Honolulu is minus 3 hours. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Honolulu, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to fly to Lahaina.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Lahaina, Maui

— 7 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Napili Beach and Makena Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nakalele Blowhole and Ho'okipa Beach Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park), Wailea Beach (in Wailea) and Kamaole Beach Park III (in Kihei). And it doesn't end there: trek along Kapalua Coastal Trail, stop by Lahaina Front Street, take a memorable tour with Tours, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, read Lahaina trip website.

You can fly from Honolulu to Lahaina in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in June, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Yosemite National Park

— 7 nights
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.
Pioneer Yosemite History Center and Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark will appeal to history buffs. Kids will appreciate attractions like Glacier Point and Half Dome. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Cloud's Rest, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and trek along Pohono Trail.

Make your Yosemite National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Lahaina to Yosemite National Park takes 13 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Lahaina to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Lahaina, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Sedona

— 5 nights

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Get in touch with nature at Bearizona Wildlife Park and Walnut Canyon National Monument. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Devil's Bridge Trail and Oak Creek Canyon. Explore Sedona's surroundings by going to Montezuma Castle National Monument (in Camp Verde) and Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument (in Flagstaff). There's lots more to do: trek along Broken Arrow Trail, admire the majestic nature at Slide Rock State Park, identify plant and animal life at Red Rock State Park, and explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sedona route maker website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yosemite National Park to Sedona. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, you will find days in Sedona are somewhat warmer (92°F), and nights are warmer (69°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park

— 7 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon South Rim and South Kaibab Trail. Attractions like Bright Angel Trail and Bright Angel Point make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, hike along Rim Trail, take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tonto Trail.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sedona in July, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be little chillier, temps between 84°F and 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Marathon.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

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.
On the 14th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sombrero Beach, then identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park. On your second day here, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Marathon trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Marathon takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Marathon: temperatures range from 92°F by day to 81°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · 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.
Fort Pulaski National Monument and Olde Pink House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Tybee Island Beach and First African Baptist Church. When in Savannah, make a side trip to see Tybee Island Light Station And Museum in Tybee Island, approximately Tybee Island away. And it doesn't end there: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, brush up on your military savvy at Old Fort Jackson, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Savannah trip maker.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Marathon to Savannah takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Marathon in July, plan for little chillier nights in Savannah, with lows around 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Hilton Head

— 2 nights
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
On the 19th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour. Keep things going the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, and then go for a stroll along the water at Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Hilton Head trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Savannah to Hilton Head in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Hilton Head sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Myrtle Beach

— 4 nights
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Get some cultural insight at Brookgreen Gardens and Broadway at the Beach. Bring the kids along to Myrtle Beach and Alligator Adventure. Change things up with a short trip to Huntington Beach State Park in Murrells Inlet (about 32 minutes away). The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, examine the collection at Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum, catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Myrtle Beach route maker website.

Drive from Hilton Head to Myrtle Beach in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge

— 6 nights

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Clingmans Dome and Laurel Falls. Bring the kids along to River Rafting & Tubing and Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pigeon Forge: Cades Cove (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park) and Tuckaleechee Caverns (in Townsend). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork, find something for the whole family at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, trek along Upper Tremont Road in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and walk around Chimneys Picnic Area.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Pigeon Forge vacation maker website.

Getting from Myrtle Beach to Pigeon Forge by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Myrtle Beach in July, Pigeon Forge is little chillier at night with lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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.