60 days in North America Itinerary

60 days in North America Itinerary

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60 days in North America Itinerary

Start: New York City, United States
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  9​h
1
Yellowstone National Park, United States
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h
2
Moab, United States
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Page, United States
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Sedona, United States
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
6
Jasper National Park, Canada
— 4 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
7
Banff National Park, Canada
— 5 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  14​h
8
Lahaina, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
9
Kailua-Kona, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
10
San Francisco, United States
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  10​h
11
Tulum, Mexico
— 1 night
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  9​h 45​min
12
Key West, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
13
Washington DC, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
14
New York City, United States
— 5 nights
End: New York City, United States

5
nights
Yellowstone National Park, United States

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Artist Point. Take a break from Yellowstone National Park with a short trip to Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park, about 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Point, and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park road trip planning website .

New York City to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9-hour combination of bus, flight, and car. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from New York City in October, expect Yellowstone National Park to be much colder, temps between 47°F and 25°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 6:
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

2
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Moab, United States

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dead Horse Point State Park and River Rafting & Tubing. Take a break from Moab with a short trip to Delicate Arch in Arches National Park, about 38 minutes away. On the 7th (Mon), enjoy a day of scenic exploration at Canyonlands National Park. It doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Moab trip planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Moab by combination of car and flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, you will find days in Moab are much warmer (71°F), and nights are a bit warmer (42°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Page.

Things to do in Moab

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trip

Delicate Arch
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Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
River Rafting & Tubing

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Page, United States

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.
On the 10th (Thu), take a memorable tour with Tours, then take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, and then admire the engineering at Glen Canyon Dam Overlook. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Powell, and then see human ingenuity at work at Glen Canyon Dam.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Page online holiday maker .

Getting from Moab to Page by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. Traveling from Moab in October, Page is a bit warmer at night with lows of 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Glen Canyon Dam
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Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Photography Tours
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook ©
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook

5
nights
Grand Canyon National Park, United States

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to South Kaibab Trail and Rim Trail. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail, get great views at Mather Point, appreciate the history behind Powell Point, and don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park online travel route planner .

You can drive from Page to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Page in October, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, around 31°F, while days are slightly colder, around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 16:
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South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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Sedona, United States

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cathedral Rock and Walnut Canyon National Monument. When in Sedona, make a side trip to see Painted Desert in Petrified Forest National Park, approximately 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock, and take in breathtaking views at Oak Creek Canyon.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sedona day trip app .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, expect nights in Sedona to be warmer, around 55°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Walnut Canyon National Monument, Painted Desert
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 20:
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Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon

4
nights
Jasper National Park, Canada

Jasper National Park ©
The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, sprawling Jasper National Park encompasses more than 10,000 sq km (4,200 sq mi) of largely unspoiled mountain wilderness.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Athabasca Falls and Maligne Lake. There's still lots to do: cruise along Columbia Icefield Skywalk, take in breathtaking views at Sunwapta Falls, hike along Beauty Creek Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Edith Cavell Trail.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Jasper National Park trip itinerary app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sedona to Jasper National Park. Traveling from Sedona in October, things will get much colder in Jasper National Park: highs are around 51°F and lows about 30°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can catcht the bus to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 25:
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Athabasca Falls ©
Athabasca Falls
Columbia Icefield Skywalk ©
Columbia Icefield Skywalk
Maligne Lake ©
Maligne Lake

5
nights
Banff National Park, Canada

Banff National Park ©
Among the world's oldest national parks, Banff National Park serves as a World Heritage-listed mecca for cyclists, hikers, skiers, bird-watchers, mountain climbers, and anyone else with a passion for exploring vast untouched wildernesses.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Peyto Lake and Lake Minnewanka. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Moraine Lake, look for gifts at Wilsons Mountain Sports, take in the exciting artwork at Samson Native Gallery, and take a memorable drive along Icefields Parkway.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Banff National Park day trip planning app .

Getting from Jasper National Park to Banff National Park by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Jasper National Park in October, expect nights in Banff National Park to be about the same, around 28°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Yoho National Park, Takakkaw Falls
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 30:
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Peyto Lake ©
Peyto Lake
Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway

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nights
Lahaina, United States

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 explore the less-touristy side of things at Haleakala Crater and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lahaina: Wailea Beach (in Wailea), Helicopter Tours (in Kahului) and Ho'okipa Beach Park (in Paia). And it doesn't end there: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, wander the streets of Lahaina Front Street, make a trip to Lahaina Banyan Court, and enjoy the sand and surf at Napili Beach.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, refer to the Lahaina trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Banff National Park to Lahaina by combination of bus and flight takes about 14 hours. Traveling from Banff National Park to Lahaina, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Banff National Park in October, with highs in Lahaina at 84°F and lows at 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Wailea Beach, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Scuba & Snorkeling, Haleakala Crater, Maui Ocean Center
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 4:
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Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Zipline
Lahaina Front Street ©
Lahaina Front Street

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nights
Kailua-Kona, United States

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Mauna Kea. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kailua-Kona: Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden (in Papaikou) and Hilo (Rainbow Falls, Liliuokalani Gardens, & more). The adventure continues: relax in the rural setting at Greenwell Farms, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and cruise along Saddle Road.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kailua-Kona online trip planner .

You can fly from Lahaina to Kailua-Kona in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. In November, daily temperatures in Kailua-Kona can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Hilo, Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, Greenwell Farms
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden ©
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Greenwell Farms ©
Greenwell Farms

4
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San Francisco, United States

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Beer Tastings & Tours and Golden Gate Park. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Napa to see Wine Tours & Tastings about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, make a trip to Lombard Street, wander the streets of SoMa, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner .

You can fly from Kailua-Kona to San Francisco in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Hawaii Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Kailua-Kona in November, expect San Francisco to be cooler, temps between 64°F and 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 13:
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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Tulum, Mexico

Tulum ©
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
On the 14th (Thu), Head underground at Gran Cenote and then explore the ancient world of Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the vivid underwater world at Two Eyes Cenote and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Plan my Tulum trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Tulum in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in November; daily highs in Tulum reach 81°F and lows reach 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Tulum

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Two Eyes Cenote ©
Two Eyes Cenote
Scuba & Snorkeling
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

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nights
Key West, United States

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Dry Tortugas National Park and Fishing Charters & Tours. Explore Key West's surroundings by going to Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key), Dolphin Research Center (in Grassy Key) and Marathon (The Turtle Hospital & Seven Mile Bridge). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along The Overseas Highway, admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, explore the galleries of Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and make a trip to Truman Little White House.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Key West trip itinerary builder app .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Tulum to Key West in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in November, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Marathon, Fishing Charters & Tours, Bahia Honda State Park
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 20:
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Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
The Overseas Highway ©
The Overseas Highway
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

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Washington DC, United States

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Gettysburg National Military Park and National Gallery of Art. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center (in Gettysburg) and Luray Caverns (in Luray). And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Korean War Veterans Memorial, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Library of Congress, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Washington DC visit planner .

You can fly from Key West to Washington DC in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Key West in November, expect Washington DC to be cooler, temps between 59°F and 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Luray Caverns
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 24:
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New York City, United States

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to St. Patrick's Cathedral and Speed Boats Tours. And it doesn't end there: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and take a stroll through Times Square.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip maker site .

Fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, daytime highs in New York City are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 29:
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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