60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
2
Key West
— 4 nights
3
Marathon
— 2 nights
4
Gatlinburg
— 4 nights
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
6
Sedona
— 4 nights
7
Page
— 5 nights
8
Carmel
— 3 nights
9
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 4 nights
10
Poipu, Kauai
— 6 nights
11
Kihei, Maui
— 5 nights
12
Honolulu, Oahu
— 8 nights

3
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Take a break from the city and head to Shore Path and Park Loop Road. Discover out-of-the-way places like Land Bridge to Bar Island and Atlantic Brewing Company. When in Bar Harbor, make a side trip to see Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse in Bass Harbor, approximately Bass Harbor away. There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, do a tasting at Bar Harbor Cellars Winery, get engrossed in the history at Bar Harbor Historical Society Museum, and stop by The Chocolate Moose.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor trip itinerary maker app.

Islamabad, Pakistan to Bar Harbor is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Islamabad to Bar Harbor, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Islamabad in December, things will get cooler in Bar Harbor: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 5th (Thu), you're off to Key West.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road

4
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 out of the city life by going to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Step off the beaten path and head to Spas and Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum. Spend the 7th (Sat) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, take in the pleasant sights at Key West Garden Club, meet the residents at Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center, and visit a coastal fixture at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Key West travel route planning website.

You can fly from Bar Harbor to Key West in 10.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Bar Harbor in December, things will get much warmer in Key West: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Spas

2
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Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 11th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach, identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Marathon travel planner.

You can drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Bahia Honda State Park, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Fishing Charters & Tours

4
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Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Explore hidden gems such as Clingmans Dome and The North Carolina Arboretum. Visiting Anna Ruby Falls and Zipline will get you outdoors. Explore Gatlinburg's surroundings by going to Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum (in Maggie Valley), Cades Cove (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park) and Dry Falls (in Highlands). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, get in on the family fun at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, and learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gatlinburg travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Marathon to Gatlinburg takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Marathon in December, with highs in Gatlinburg at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge, Blue Ridge Pkwy, The North Carolina Arboretum, Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum
Highlights from your plan
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Dry Falls ©
Dry Falls

3
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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get outdoors at Upper Geyser Basin and Grand Teton. Explore Yellowstone National Park's surroundings by going to West Yellowstone (Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center & Museum of the Yellowstone). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Gatlinburg to Yellowstone National Park in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Gatlinburg to Yellowstone National Park is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Gatlinburg in December, expect Yellowstone National Park to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

West Yellowstone, Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

4
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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Painted Desert and Walnut Canyon National Monument. Visiting Airport Mesa and Devil's Bridge Trail will get you outdoors. Step out of Sedona to go to Williams and see Bearizona Wildlife Park, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: trek along Broken Arrow Trail, explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, don't miss a visit to Sedona Airport Overlook, and get a taste of local nightlife at Sedona Stargazing.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Sedona trip planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Sedona in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in December, expect Sedona to be much hotter, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Painted Desert, Javelina Leap Vineyard, Winery & Bistro, Bearizona Wildlife Park, Walnut Canyon National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Airport Mesa ©
Airport Mesa
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert

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Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at South Kaibab Trail and Mather Point. Step out of the city life by going to Navajo/Queens Garden Loop and Antelope Canyon. Get out of town with these interesting Page side-trips: Inspiration Point (in Bryce Canyon National Park) and Monument Valley (Horseback Riding Tours & Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park). There's much more to do: admire the engineering at Glen Canyon Dam, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Page online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sedona to Page in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In December, Page is little chillier than Sedona - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Carmel.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Bryce Canyon National Park, Monument Valley, Grand Canyon National Park, Glen Canyon Dam
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Step out of the city life by going to Carmel River State Beach and Pfeiffer State Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Asilomar State Beach and Bixby Bridge. Explore Carmel's surroundings by going to Big Sur (McWay Falls & Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Point Lobos, do a tasting at Blair Estate Tasting Room, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and take in the waterfront at Old Fisherman's Wharf.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Carmel tour planner.

You can fly from Page to Carmel in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Page to Carmel is minus 1 hour. In December, Carmel is a bit warmer than Page - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Big Sur, Monterey, Asilomar State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

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 in touch with nature at Punalu‘U Beach and Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay). You'll get in some beach time at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Papakōlea Green Sand Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Kailua-Kona: Hilo (Rainbow Falls & Akaka Falls State Park). There's still lots to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and relax in the rural setting at Greenwell Farms.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Kailua-Kona travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Carmel to Kailua-Kona takes 10 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Carmel to Kailua-Kona due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Carmel in January: highs in Kailua-Kona hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hilo, Greenwell Farms, Papakōlea Green Sand Beach, Punalu‘U Beach, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area

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Poipu, Kauai

Poipu ©
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. Discover out-of-the-way places like Na Pali Coast State Park and Polihale State Park. Escape the urban bustle at Kalalau Trail and Tunnels Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Poipu: Wailua Falls (in Lihue), Waimea Canyon State Park (in Waimea) and Kayaking & Canoeing (in Kapaa). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hanalei Beach, kick back and relax at Poipu Beach Park, contemplate the long history of Old Kaloa Sugar Mill, and stop by Kauai Nut Roasters.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Poipu driving holiday planner.

Fly from Kailua-Kona to Poipu in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kauai, Waimea, Hanalei, Wailua Falls, Kauai Coffee Company
Highlights from your plan
Polihale State Park ©
Polihale State Park
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach

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Kihei, Maui

Kihei ©
Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Visit Napili Beach and Ho'okipa Beach Park for some beach relaxation. Discover out-of-the-way places like Wailea Beach and Surf Ripper Shave Ice Co. Explore Kihei's surroundings by going to Lahaina (Dolphin & Whale Watching, Lahaina Banyan Court, &more), Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park) and Kapalua Beach (in Kapalua). There's more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

Plan a Kihei trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can fly from Poipu to Kihei in 3.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Kihei can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Lahaina, Wailea Beach, Helicopter Tours, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Haleakala Crater
Highlights from your plan
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park

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Honolulu, Oahu

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Escape the urban bustle at Koko Crater Railway Trail and Makapuu Lighthouse Trail. Step off the beaten path and head to Photography Tours and Waimea Valley. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Shark Diving (in Haleiwa), Kailua (Kayaking & Canoeing, Lanikai Beach, &more) and Byodo-In Temple (in Kaneohe). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ko Olina Lagoons, admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls, steep yourself in history at Battleship Missouri Memorial, and see the interesting displays at Iolani Palace.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Honolulu sightseeing tool.

You can fly from Kihei to Honolulu in 3 hours. In January, daytime highs in Honolulu are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua, Haleiwa, Nu’uanu Pali, Mermaid Caves, Polynesian Cultural Center
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Ko Olina Lagoons ©
Ko Olina Lagoons
Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail