60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 4 nights
2
Washington DC
— 5 nights
3
Key West
— 5 nights
4
Naples
— 4 nights
5
St. Augustine
— 3 nights
6
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
7
Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
8
Poipu, Kauai
— 5 nights
9
Lahaina, Maui
— 5 nights
10
Hilo, Island of Hawaii
— 3 nights
11
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 4 nights
12
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
13
Sedona
— 5 nights

4
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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.
Explore hidden gems such as The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and New York Public Library. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, visit Times Square, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City day trip website.

Cleveland to New York City is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in New York City can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

5
nights
Washington DC

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and National Portrait Gallery. Do your shopping at Madame Tussauds DC and Eastern Market. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Smithsonian American Art Museum, pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and explore the activities along Tidal Basin.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip planning app.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. When traveling from New York City in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

5
nights
Key West

Key West ©
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Fort Zachary Taylor and The Overseas Highway. You'll explore and learn at Truman Little White House and Alan S. Maltz Gallery. Explore Key West's surroundings by going to Dolphin Research Center (in Grassy Key), Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key) and Marathon (Scuba & Snorkeling, The Turtle Hospital, &more). Spend the 22nd (Thu) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Key West vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Key West takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in April: highs in Key West hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Marathon, Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

4
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Relax by the water at Bowman's Beach and Lowdermilk Beach. Step out of the city life by going to J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge and Corkscrew Swamp. Venture out of the city with trips to Lovers Key State Park (in Fort Myers Beach), Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve (in Fort Myers) and Speed Boats Tours (in Everglades City).

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Naples planning website.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Key West to Naples in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in April, Naples is a bit cooler at night with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Naples

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Sanibel Island, Lovers Key State Park, Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, Speed Boats Tours
Highlights from your plan
J.N. ©
Speed Boats Tours
Bowman's Beach ©
Bowman's Beach

3
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): gain insight at Flagler College, kick back and relax at Ormond Beach, thenkick back and relax at Beach at Daytona Beach, and finally look for gifts at Angell & Phelps Chocolate Factory. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at St. Augustine Distillery, thenkick back and relax at St. Augustine Beach, thentake an in-depth tour of St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., and finally get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read St. Augustine trip maker app.

Getting from Naples to St. Augustine by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Naples in April: high temperatures in St. Augustine hover around °F and lows are around °F. On the 30th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Daytona Beach, Ormond Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach
Beach at Daytona Beach ©
Beach at Daytona Beach

6
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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Yosemite, Tunnel View and Yosemite Valley Loop Trail. Take a break from the city and head to Yosemite Falls and Nevada Falls Loop. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, hike along Mariposa Grove, make a trip to Yosemite Village, and take in the exciting artwork at Ansel Adams Gallery.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park holiday builder.

Do a combination of bus and flight from St. Augustine to Yosemite National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from St. Augustine to Yosemite National Park is minus 3 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from St. Augustine in April: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
El Capitan ©
El Capitan

5
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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.
Appreciate the collections at USS Arizona Memorial and Iolani Palace. You'll get in some beach time at Kailua Beach Park and Ko Olina Lagoons. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Honolulu: Haleiwa (Shark Diving & Waimea Valley) and Lanikai Beach (in Kailua). Next up on the itinerary: hike along Koko Crater Railway Trail, steep yourself in history at Battleship Missouri Memorial, see the interesting displays at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park, and stroll through Waikiki Beach.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Honolulu sightseeing planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Honolulu by combination of bus and flight takes about 13.5 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Yosemite National Park to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Honolulu, with highs around °F, while nights are warmer with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua, Ko Olina Lagoons
Highlights from your plan
Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail
Shark Diving
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park

5
nights
Poipu, Kauai

Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. Relax by the water at Poipu Beach Park and Shipwreck Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Waimea Canyon State Park and Wailua Falls. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Poipu: Polihale State Park (in Waimea), Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha) and Hanalei Beach (in Hanalei). Next up on the itinerary: trek along Maha'ulepu Heritage Trail, take in nature's colorful creations at Allerton Garden, relax in the rural setting at Kauai Coffee Company, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Poipu trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Honolulu to Poipu in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Waimea, Kauai Coffee Company, Na Pali Coast State Park, Wailua Falls, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park

5
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Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Ho'okipa Beach Park and Kamaole Beach Park II. Step out of the city life by going to Haleakala Crater and Kapalua Coastal Trail. Change things up with these side-trips from Lahaina: Helicopter Tours (in Kahului), Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery (in Kula) and Wailea (Wailea Beach & Makena Beach). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Nakalele Blowhole, enjoy the sand and surf at Kamaole Beach Park III, get interesting insight from Tours, and walk around Lahaina Banyan Court.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Lahaina travel route planner.

Getting from Poipu to Lahaina by flight takes about 4 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Hilo.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kihei, Wailea, Helicopter Tours, Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery, Haleakala Crater
Highlights from your plan
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Kamaole Beach Park II ©
Kamaole Beach Park II

3
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Hilo, Island of Hawaii

Hilo ©
One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
Get in touch with nature at Akaka Falls State Park and Kilauea Iki Trailhead. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden and Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hilo: Laupahoehoe Beach Park (in Laupahoehoe), Jagger Museum (in Volcano) and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail, Devastation Trail, &more). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Punalu‘U Beach, admire the natural beauty at Liliuokalani Gardens, and admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Hilo trip planner.

Getting from Lahaina to Hilo by flight takes about 3.5 hours. In May in Hilo, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Laupahoehoe Beach Park, Jagger Museum, Punalu‘U Beach, Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Highlights from your plan
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden ©
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead

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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Kailua-Kona ©
Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Get outdoors at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Fishing Charters & Tours. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay). And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea, take a memorable drive along Saddle Road, kick back and relax at Kahaluu Beach, and relax in the rural setting at Greenwell Farms.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Kailua-Kona trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Hilo to Kailua-Kona by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Hilo in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Kailua-Kona, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Kahaluu Beach, Greenwell Farms, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay) ©
Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay)
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Fishing Charters & Tours

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at South Kaibab Trail and Rim Trail. Museum-lovers will get to explore Kolb Studio and Yavapai Geology Museum. And it doesn't end there: hike along Hermit Trail, get great views at Trailview Overlook, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and stop by Lookout Studio.

To find out how to plan a trip to Grand Canyon National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Kailua-Kona to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Kailua-Kona to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kailua-Kona in May, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be cooler, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

5
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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Visiting Cathedral Rock and Devil's Bridge Trail will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Bell Rock and Spas. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Oak Creek Canyon, trek along Airport Mesa, stroll through Boynton Canyon Trail, and cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Sedona trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June: highs in Sedona hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Boynton Canyon Trail ©
Boynton Canyon Trail
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail

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