60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newcastle upon Tyne
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Provincetown
— 4 nights
+3
ferry + foot + bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h
4
Gatlinburg
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  11​h 45​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
7
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
8
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
9
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
10
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
11
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
12
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
+4
Drive + Fly + tram + foot + train:  16​h 15​min
End: Newcastle upon Tyne

5
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Museum-lovers will appreciate 9/11 Memorial and Frick Collection. There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, explore the world behind art at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and wander the streets of Times Square.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner .

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to New York City is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne in July; daily highs in New York City reach 35°C and lows reach 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©

4
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Heritage Museums & Gardens and Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum. Chatham Marconi Maritime Center and Provincetown Art Association and Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Provincetown side-trips: Eastham (Nauset Light Beach, Salt Pond Visitor Center, & more), Nauset Beach (in Orleans) and Cape Cod Canal (in Buzzards Bay). There's more to do: kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore and tour the pleasant surroundings at Corn Hill Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Provincetown sightseeing planner.

You can fly from New York City to Provincetown in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in July, with highs in Provincetown at 30°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Eastham, Cape Cod National Seashore, Cape Cod Canal, Marconi Beach, Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Highlights from your plan
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center ©
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore

4
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.
Let the collections at National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History capture your imagination. National Gallery of Art and National Museum of the Marine Corps are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park, Victorian Photography Studio, & more) and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center (in Chantilly). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, stroll through National Zoological Park, see the interesting displays at Newseum, and admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Provincetown to Washington DC takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or drive. In July, Washington DC is somewhat warmer than Provincetown - with highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, National Museum of the Marine Corps
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

5
nights
Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Explore Gatlinburg's surroundings by going to Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail & Clingmans Dome) and Hartford (5 Rivers Adventures & River Rafting & Tubing). And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, cruise along Little River Road, admire the sheer force of Ramsey Cascades, and cool off at Dollywood.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gatlinburg trip itinerary app .

Getting from Washington DC to Gatlinburg by combination of flight and taxi takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway, bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hartford, Dollywood
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte

5
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
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.
Pack the 29th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Discovery Cove. Have a day of magic on the 31st (Fri) at Magic Kingdom Park. Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure and make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Orlando travel route planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Gatlinburg to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Gatlinburg in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Orlando, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at Kolb Studio and Bright Angel History Room. On the 1st (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, hike along North Kaibab Trail, and take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Orlando to Grand Canyon National Park takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Orlando to Grand Canyon National Park. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Orlando in August: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

4
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. Let the collections at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and La Brea Tar Pits and Museum capture your imagination. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 8th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk and put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip builder app .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

5
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Yosemite Museum Gallery and Big Trees Lodge, National Historic Landmark. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Trail, hike along Panorama Trail, and stroll around Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park road trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect much colder evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from Los Angeles in August, with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Exploratorium and Asian Art Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, wander the streets of Union Square, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco day trip planner.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

3
nights
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.
Visit Waikiki Beach and Kailua Beach Park for some beach relaxation. Get some cultural insight at USS Arizona Memorial and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Sunset Beach Park). It doesn't end there: explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu trip itinerary builder app .

Fly from San Francisco to Honolulu in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect Honolulu to be a bit warmer, temps between 36°C and 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park

3
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Chihuly Garden and Glass and The Museum of Flight. Do your shopping at Pike Place Market and Pioneer Square. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Seattle Aquarium, take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and examine the collection at Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Seattle online trip itinerary maker .

You can fly from Honolulu to Seattle in 8 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to Seattle due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Honolulu in August: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 31°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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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.
Spend the 31st (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. Spend the 29th (Sat) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, trek along Lewis Falls, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Artist Point.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip tool .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Seattle in August: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

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