60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Niagara Falls
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Boston
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Provincetown
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Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
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New York City
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Philadelphia
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Gettysburg
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Charleston
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Key West
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Orlando
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Asheville
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Niagara Falls

— 4 nights

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Niagara Falls and Niagara Jet Adventures. Step out of the city life by going to Cave of the Winds and Devil's Hole State Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Niagara Falls: Rochester (Turning Point Park & National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House), Glen Falls (in Williamsville) and Tinker Nature Park (in Henrietta). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, examine the collection at Niagara Power Project Visitors Center, immerse yourself in nature at Four Mile Creek State Park, and take in the pleasant sights at Goat Island.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls route maker.

Brisbane, Australia to Niagara Falls is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to Niagara Falls is minus 15 hours. In August, Niagara Falls is a bit warmer than Brisbane - with highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can fly to Boston.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Boston

— 6 nights

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.
Popular historic sites such as Dexter’s Grist Mill and Minute Man National Historical Park are in your itinerary. Museum of Fine Arts and Heritage Museums & Gardens will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Boston: Nantasket Beach (in Hull), Shining Sea Bikeway (in Falmouth) and Nobska Point Lighthouse (in Woods Hole). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, kick back and relax at Good Harbor Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Front Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Boston trip builder.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Boston by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Provincetown.

Things to do in Boston

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Provincetown

— 4 nights

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.
You'll explore and learn at Salt Pond Visitor Center and Provincetown Town Hall. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Herring Cove Beach and Corn Hill Beach. Explore Provincetown's surroundings by going to Eastham (Nauset Light Beach, Nauset Lighthouse, &more). And it doesn't end there: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, delve into the lush surroundings at Beech Forest, Provincetown, tour the pleasant surroundings at Province Lands Bike Trail, and hike along Cape Cod Provincelands Trail.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Provincetown travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Boston to Provincetown in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or drive. August in Provincetown sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

— 3 nights

First Eastern National Park

The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Visiting Cadillac Mountain and Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Precipice Trail and Beech Mountain Trail. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Echo Lake Beach, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Penobscot Mountain, take in the dramatic natural features at Somes Sound, and hike along The Bowl Trail.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Acadia National Park vacation tool.

Getting from Provincetown to Acadia National Park by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Provincetown in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Acadia National Park, with lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to New York City.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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New York City

— 6 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum. Do your shopping at Chelsea Market and SoHo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Fitzgerald Falls (in Monroe), Hyde Park (Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt & Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site) and Breakneck Ridge Loop (in Cold Spring). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Met Cloisters, see the interesting displays at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City travel route tool.

You can fly from Acadia National Park to New York City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, New York City is a bit warmer than Acadia National Park - with highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Philadelphia

— 5 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
Independence Hall and World War II Lookout Tower will appeal to history buffs. Let the collections at Philadelphia Museum of Art and National Museum of American Jewish History capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Philadelphia: Historic Smithville (in Smithville), Emlen Physick Estate (in Cape May) and Brigantine Beach (in Brigantine). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, kick back and relax at Sunset Beach, contemplate the long history of Battleship New Jersey, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Philadelphia trip builder.

Traveling by train from New York City to Philadelphia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Gettysburg

— 2 nights
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Wed): appreciate the history behind High Water Mark of the Rebellion Monument, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gettysburg National Military Park, then get to know the fascinating history of Shriver House Museum, then examine the collection at Rupp House, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Evergreen Cemetery.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Gettysburg trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Gettysburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Philadelphia in September, Gettysburg is a bit cooler at night with lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Charleston.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Charleston

— 4 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Escape the urban bustle at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours. Visit Isle of Palms Beach and Kiawah Beachwalker Park for some beach relaxation. There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on Charleston Fossil Adventures, see the interesting displays at Edmondston-Alston House, revel in the low prices at Tanger Outlets Charleston, and hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Charleston planner.

Fly from Gettysburg to Charleston in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Gettysburg in September; daily highs in Charleston reach 34°C and lows reach 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Key West.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum and Key West Historic Seaport. Let the collections at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Alan S. Maltz Gallery capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key) and Sombrero Reef (in Marathon). There's much more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, learn more about the world around you at Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Key West travel app.

Traveling by flight from Charleston to Key West takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Traveling from Charleston in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Key West, with lows of 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Orlando

— 5 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine will appeal to history buffs. We've included these beaches for you: Ormond Beach and Beach at Daytona Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Orlando: St. Augustine (Spanish Military Hospital Museum & Old St. Augustine Village), Safari Wilderness (in Lakeland) and St. Augustine Beach (in Saint Augustine Beach). Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on Wild Florida Airboats, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, stroll through Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, and get a new perspective on nature at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Orlando trip maker tool.

Getting from Key West to Orlando by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in September, Orlando is a bit cooler at night with lows of 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Asheville.

Things to do in Orlando

Outdoors · Shopping · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Asheville

— 5 nights

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilica of Saint Lawrence and Grovewood Village. Visiting Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail and Roaring Fork will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Asheville side-trips: Looking Glass Falls (in Pisgah Forest), Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Alum Cave Trail, Mount LeConte, &more) and Hollywood Star Cars Museum (in Gatlinburg). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, view the masterpieces at Lexington Glassworks, examine the collection at The Folk Art Center (Southern Highland Craft Guild), and stop by New Morning Gallery.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Asheville vacation maker website.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Asheville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Orlando in September; daily highs in Asheville reach 30°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to fly to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 5 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Escape the urban bustle at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Green Valley Range. Head to The Strip and The Forum Shops at Caesarsfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to St. George (St. George Temple & Crosby Family Confluence Park), Clark County Heritage Museum (in Henderson) and Off-Road Tours (in Washington). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Valley of Fire State Park, examine the collection at Shelby American Inc, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and head outdoors with Ultimate Desert Adventures.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas tour planning website.

Getting from Asheville to Las Vegas by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Asheville in October, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to fly to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

San Francisco

— 6 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step out of the city life by going to Alcatraz Island and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Walt Disney Family Museum and Cable Car Museum will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and Natural Bridges State Beach (in Santa Cruz). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and hike along Lands End.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco tour planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, you will find days in San Francisco are little chillier (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). On the 13th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Nightlife
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.

Massachusetts travel guide

4.3
History Museums · Art Museums · Historic Walking Areas
The Bay State
Known as the "Bay State" because of the three bays dominating its coastline, Massachusetts has played a significant cultural and commercial role through most of the country's history. An increasingly popular vacation destination for foreign travelers, Massachusetts offers numerous places to visit, ranging from historical sites to modern urban centers famous for their culinary, art, and nightlife scenes. With the majority of its population living in and around the city of Boston, in the 20th century Massachusetts went from a state largely dependent on fishing and agriculture to the country's leader in higher education, healthcare, high technology, and financial services. Home to renowned universities and research centers, the state's cities attract a young crowd of students, scientists, artists, and business professionals.

Maine travel guide

4.6
Beaches · Lighthouses · Mountains
The Pine Tree State
The easternmost state in New England, Maine features an indented coastline and forested interior, carved eons ago by receding glaciers. Maine includes more lighthouses and quaint resort villages than you could ever hope to explore in a single trip, but the state is also one of the country's most sparsely populated, the majority of its land pristine and uninhabited wilderness. The temperate coastal regions, historically supported by fishing and lobstering, contain most of the state's urban centers and are the most popular spots in the state for holidays. The sea is the focus here, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that water plays an important role in the distinct character of the state, shaping its economy, tourism, cuisine, politics, sports, and art.

Pennsylvania travel guide

4.3
History Museums · Casinos · Specialty Museums
The Keystone State
One of the country's 13 original founding states, Pennsylvania contains a balance of modern cities and fertile fields. A rich and varied state with a colorful history dating back to colonial times, it remains a worthy holiday destination with its well-preserved 19th-century battle sites and memorial parks. This diverse land is home to pristine forests and rugged mountain regions. For an urban experience, visit the state's university cities, offering numerous tourist attractions as well as thriving music, performance, art, and culinary scenes. The region's Amish country provides a weekend getaway in a picturesque setting of quaint towns surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland.

South Carolina travel guide

4.3
Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens · Beaches
The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.

Florida travel guide

4.4
Disney Parks & Activities · Beaches · Theme Parks
The Sunshine State
The “Sunshine State,” Florida became a favorite winter destination for the affluent crowd over a century ago. Today, the state attracts visitors from around the world with its golden beaches and modern theme parks. You can spend your entire vacation enjoying the state's highly developed seaside areas, but remember that some of Florida's best-kept secrets are in secluded locations. Visit the big cities and their comfortable resorts offering top-notch dining and nightlife, but leave some time to see the peninsula's swampy landscape, filled with wild creatures and native plants. Farther away from the tourist-packed urban areas, the untamed wetlands of Florida offer a selection of things to do, such as kayaking, boat rides, and numerous other outdoor activities.

North Carolina travel guide

4.4
History Museums · Specialty Museums · Zipline
The Tar Heel State
A top destination for a holiday in nature, North Carolina provides a seemingly endless variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, mountain climbing, and skiing. While the state's rural regions offer a taste of traditional Appalachian music and culture, its increasingly diverse big cities feature modern skyscrapers, renowned museums, and historical neighborhoods perfect for sightseeing tours. The coastal region, famous for its year-round temperate climate, attracts millions of annual visitors, making North Carolina the sixth most-visited state in the country. Though it's hard to find a quiet time of year in coastal North Carolina, the state's inland areas retain many secluded corners where you can experience the laid-back Old South atmosphere.