60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 4 nights
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Custer
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
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Kihei, Maui
— 5 nights
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 5 nights
Fly to Phoenix, Bus to Sedona
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Sedona
— 4 nights
Drive
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Page
— 4 nights
Drive
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Moab
— 4 nights
Drive to Grand Junction, Fly to Santa Fe
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Santa Fe
— 2 nights
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Key West
— 4 nights
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Savannah
— 4 nights
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Hilton Head
— 3 nights
Fly
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Pigeon Forge
— 5 nights
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New York City

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site. You'll explore and learn at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Frick Collection. There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, steep yourself in history at Ellis Island, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City vacation planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to New York City. June in New York City sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Custer.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

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Custer

Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): explore the activities along Sylvan Lake, then take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, and then hike along Presidential Trail. On your second day here, learn more about the world around you at Mammoth Site of Hot Springs and then explore and take pictures at Wildlife Loop Road.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Custer trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from New York City to Custer in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Custer due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in June: high temperatures in Custer hover around 73°F and lows are around 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Custer

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Yellowstone National Park

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Mammoth Hot Springs. Step out of the city life by going to Old Faithful and Lamar Valley. When in Yellowstone National Park, make a side trip to see Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center in West Yellowstone, approximately West Yellowstone away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Gibbon Falls, witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, take in the dramatic natural features at Canyon Village Area, and stroll through Brink of the Lower Falls Trail.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Custer to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and car. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Custer in June; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 66°F and lows reach 34°F. You'll set off for Kihei on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Kihei, Maui

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Haleakala Crater and Ho'okipa Beach Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Zipline and Parasailing & Paragliding. Change things up with these side-trips from Kihei: Lahaina (Lahaina Front Street, Lahaina Banyan Court, &more). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Wailea Beach, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Maui Ocean Center.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kihei road trip app.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Kihei in 13.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Kihei. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, things will get much hotter in Kihei: highs are around 87°F and lows about 71°F. On the 18th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

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Honolulu, Oahu

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Battleship Missouri Memorial and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Shark Diving and Makapuu Lighthouse Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie), Lanikai Beach (in Kailua) and Haleiwa (Skydiving & Waimea Valley). There's still lots to do: hike along Koko Crater Railway Trail, examine the collection at Iolani Palace, enjoy the sand and surf at Kapiolani Regional Park, and explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Honolulu road trip tool.

You can fly from Kihei to Honolulu in 3 hours. In June, daytime highs in Honolulu are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Heart of the Kona Coast

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Akaka Falls State Park and Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area. Get a sense of the local culture at Liliuokalani Gardens and Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park. When in Kailua-Kona, make a side trip to see Rainbow Falls in Hilo, approximately Hilo away. There's much more to do: cast your line with a fishing tour, get interesting insight from Tours, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kailua-Kona attractions planner.

Getting from Honolulu to Kailua-Kona by flight takes about 4 hours. June in Kailua-Kona sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 74°F at night. On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

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Sedona

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Explore hidden gems such as Cathedral Rock and Painted Desert. Get a sense of the local culture at Wupatki National Monument and Lowell Observatory. Take a break from Sedona with a short trip to Walnut Canyon National Monument in Flagstaff, about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Oak Creek Canyon, hike along Devil's Bridge Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Bell Rock, and cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Sedona driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Kailua-Kona to Sedona in 12 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Kailua-Kona to Sedona is 3 hours. While traveling from Kailua-Kona, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 94°F to lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Page

Center of Canyon Country

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Antelope Canyon and Cape Royal. Bright Angel Point and Navajo Bridge are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Page with a short trip to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Powell, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Page driving holiday planning tool.

Getting from Sedona to Page by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sedona in July, expect nights in Page to be about the same, around 73°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 98°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Moab.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Moab

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Visiting Dead Horse Point State Park and Canyoning & Rappelling Tours will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Canyonlands National Park and Double Arch. Step out of Moab to go to Arches National Park and see Delicate Arch, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, you can read our Moab itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Page to Moab in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Page in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Moab, with lows around 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Moab

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Santa Fe

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, contemplate the long history of Loretto Chapel, then admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, then contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): examine the collection at Palace of the Governors, take in the dramatic natural features at Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, and then stroll through Canyon Trail.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Moab to Santa Fe in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Moab in July; daily highs in Santa Fe reach 88°F and lows reach 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Key West

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.
Appreciate the collections at Truman Little White House and Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Fort Zachary Taylor and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. Explore Key West's surroundings by going to Marathon (The Turtle Hospital & Sombrero Beach), Dolphin Research Center (in Grassy Key) and Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key). There's lots more to do: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, step aboard U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Key West online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Santa Fe to Key West takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Santa Fe to Key West, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer nights when traveling from Santa Fe in July since evenings lows in Key West dip to 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

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Savannah

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fort Pulaski National Monument and St. Simons Lighthouse Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Driftwood Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Get out of town with these interesting Savannah side-trips: Georgia Sea Turtle Center (in Jekyll Island), Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum (in Tybee Island) and Hunting Island State Park (in Beaufort). There's more to do: stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery and walk around Forsyth Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Savannah trip planner.

Getting from Key West to Savannah by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier evenings in Savannah when traveling from Key West in July, with lows around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Savannah

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Fishing Charters & Tours. Get outdoors at Coligny Beach and Hilton Head Island Bike Trails. There's much more to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and putt your heart out at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hilton Head online day trip planner.

You can drive from Savannah to Hilton Head in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. July in Hilton Head sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

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Pigeon Forge

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Smoky Mountain Knife Works and Bush's Visitor Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Cades Cove and Blue Ridge Pkwy. Get out of town with these interesting Pigeon Forge side-trips: Clingmans Dome (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park), River Rafting & Tubing (in Hartford) and Tuckaleechee Caverns (in Townsend). There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, get your game on at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge, find something for the whole family at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, and take a memorable drive along Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Pigeon Forge trip maker site.

Traveling by flight from Hilton Head to Pigeon Forge takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Hilton Head in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Pigeon Forge, with lows of 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.