60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner
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Seattle
— 4 nights
Fly to Fresno Yosemite International Airport, Drive to Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
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Redwood National Park
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Morro Bay
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 8 nights
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San Diego
— 4 nights
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Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
Fly to Page, Drive to Monument Valley
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Monument Valley
— 2 nights
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Aspen
— 3 nights
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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 3 nights
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Denver
— 4 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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Seattle — 4 nights

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.
You've now added Snoqualmie Falls to your itinerary. Visiting Puget Sound Express and Green Lake Park will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Seattle Public Library and Kerry Park. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, don't miss a visit to Seattle Center, admire the striking features of Sky View Observatory, and examine the collection at The Museum of Flight.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Seattle online travel planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Seattle is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -18 hour difference. In June, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.
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Yosemite National Park — 3 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.
On the 6th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, get great views at Valley View, then admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, then admire the sheer force of Bridalveil Fall, and finally get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, then explore the activities along Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, and finally identify plant and animal life at North Dome.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Seattle to Yosemite National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Seattle in June, Yosemite National Park is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Redwood National Park.
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Redwood National Park — 3 nights

Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Visiting Redwood National Park and Tall Trees Grove will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to California Coastal Trail and Enderts Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Redwood National Park route builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yosemite National Park to Redwood National Park. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June: highs in Redwood National Park hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 11°C. On the 11th (Sun), you're off to San Francisco.
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San Francisco — 5 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Muir Woods National Monument and Gracianna Winery. Visiting Armstrong Redwood State Reserve and Marin Headlands will get you outdoors. Step out of San Francisco to go to Stinson Beach and see Stinson Beach, which is approximately 58 minutes away. Dedicate the 13th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: trek along Lands End, take in nature's colorful creations at San Francisco Botanical Garden, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Redwood National Park to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, San Francisco is a bit warmer than Redwood National Park - with highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Morro Bay.
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Morro Bay — 1 night

Morro Bay is a waterfront city in San Luis Obispo County, California located along California State Route 1 on California's Central Coast. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Morro Bay Skateboard Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Morro Strand State Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Morro Bay National Estuary, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Sweet Springs Nature Preserve.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Morro Bay visit planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Morro Bay by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, you will find days in Morro Bay are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Los Angeles.
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Los Angeles — 8 nights

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Newport Beach and The Broad. Get in touch with nature at Crystal Cove and Ventura to Ojai Paved Bike Path. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Redondo Beach (in Redondo Beach), 26-Mile Bike Path (in Santa Monica) and Main Beach (in Laguna Beach). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Walt Disney Concert Hall, see the interesting displays at Hollywood Bowl Museum, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Morro Bay to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from Morro Bay in June, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.
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San Diego — 4 nights

America's Finest City

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Coronado Island. Explore hidden gems such as Coronado Beach and Mission Bay Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Carlsbad (Carlsbad Village & South Carlsbad State Beach), Moonlight State Beach (in Encinitas) and Del Mar City Beach (in Del Mar). The adventure continues: stroll around La Jolla Shores Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mission Beach Boardwalk, play a few rounds at Torrey Pines Golf Course, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Diego online route builder.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for a bit cooler days in San Diego, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Death Valley National Park.
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Death Valley National Park — 2 nights

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): trek along Gower Gulch Loop, explore the activities along Badwater Basin, then explore the striking landscape at The Devil's Speedway, and finally explore the striking landscape at Devil's Golf Course. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Harmony Borax Works, explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, then tee off at Furnace Creek Golf Course, then make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Mosaic Canyon.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Death Valley National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. When traveling from San Diego in June, plan for much warmer days and about the same nights in Death Valley National Park: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Las Vegas.
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Las Vegas — 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): try your luck at Palazzo Resort Casino, try to win big at Casino At The Venetian, then take the plunge with a skydiving experience, and finally identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to The Strip, then wander the streets of The LINQ Promenade, and then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

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Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, with lows around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at South Kaibab Trail and Grand Canyon Mule Tours by Xanterra. Visiting Grand Canyon South Rim and Hermit Trail will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, get great views at The Abyss, cruise along East Rim Drive, and don't miss a visit to Moran Point.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning tool.

Drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in July; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 34°C and lows reach 13°C. On the 12th (Wed), you'll travel to Monument Valley.
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Monument Valley — 2 nights

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): take a memorable drive along Monument Valley – Highway 163 Scenic Drive, then don't miss a visit to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and then see Off-Road Tours.

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Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley takes 5.5 hours. In July, Monument Valley is somewhat warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 38°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Aspen.
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Aspen — 3 nights

Rocky Mountain High

Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Step off the beaten path and head to Smuggler Mountain and Maroon Lake Scenic Trail. Escape the urban bustle at Hagerman Tunnel and Lost Man Trail. When in Aspen, make a side trip to see Hagerman Pass in Leadville, approximately Leadville away. There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind The John Denver Sanctuary, stroll through Castle Creek Road, tee off at Aspen Golf Club, and identify plant and animal life at Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Aspen travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Aspen takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Monument Valley in July, things will get little chillier in Aspen: highs are around 32°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rocky Mountain National Park.
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Rocky Mountain National Park — 3 nights

Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Take a break from the city and head to Sheep Lakes and Fern Falls. Step off the beaten path and head to Many Parks Curve Overlook and Flattop Mountain Trail. There's lots more to do: hike along Emerald Lake Trail, take in the awesome beauty at Deer Mountain, admire all the interesting features of Old Fall River Road, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Upper Beaver Meadows Trailhead.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rocky Mountain National Park day trip app.

You can drive from Aspen to Rocky Mountain National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Aspen in July, with highs in Rocky Mountain National Park at 38°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Denver.
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Denver — 4 nights

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Step out of the city life by going to Lookout Mountain and Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge. Step off the beaten path and head to Stranahan's Whiskey Distillery & Cocktail Bar and The International Church of Cannabis. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Denver: Boulder (Eldorado Canyon & Boulder Creek Path) and Eldorado Canyon State Park (in Eldorado Springs). There's still lots to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, learn about winemaking at Balistreri Vineyards, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and see Off-Road Tours.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Denver trip planner.

Getting from Rocky Mountain National Park to Denver by car takes about 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Yellowstone National Park.
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Yellowstone National Park — 4 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.
Visiting Old Faithful and Grand Loop Road will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like West Thumb Geyser Basin and Blue Star Spring. Next up on the itinerary: get impressive views of Mud Volcano, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, explore the activities along Dragon's Mouth Springs, and take in the awesome beauty at Elephant Back Mountain.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planning site.

You can fly from Denver to Yellowstone National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Denver in July: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 4°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Fri) before leaving for home.
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United States travel guide

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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.
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