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
— 6 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  12​h 45​min
2
Banff National Park, Canada
— 4 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
3
Jasper National Park, Canada
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
4
Vancouver, Canada
— 3 nights
5
Seattle, United States
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
San Francisco, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Los Angeles, United States
— 5 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
8
Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
Las Vegas, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
10
Mexico City, Mexico
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
11
Orlando, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
12
Washington DC, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
13
New York City, United States
— 6 nights
End: New York City, United States

6
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.
Go for a jaunt from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park to see Grand Teton about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and hike along Artist Point.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker .

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. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In October, Yellowstone National Park is cooler than New York City - with highs of 47°F and lows of 25°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 7:
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

4
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.
Banff National Park is known for nature, historic sites, scenic drive, spas, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Moraine Lake, trek along Plain of Six Glaciers, stroll through Wapta Falls, and get to know the fascinating history of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Banff National Park online holiday planner .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Banff National Park by combination of car, flight, and bus takes about 13 hours. Other options: drive. In October, daily temperatures in Banff National Park can reach 43°F, while at night they dip to 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Yoho National Park, Wapta Falls
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Moraine Lake ©
Moraine Lake
Yoho National Park ©
Yoho National Park
Icefields Parkway ©
Icefields Parkway

5
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.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, adventure, trails, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Mount Edith Cavell Trail, take in breathtaking views at Sunwapta Falls, tour the pleasant surroundings at Skyline Trail, and get outside with Old Fort Point.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Jasper National Park road trip planner .

You can take a bus from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Banff National Park in October, expect nights in Jasper National Park to be about the same, around 30°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Mount Edith Cavell Trail ©
Mount Edith Cavell Trail
Sunwapta Falls ©
Sunwapta Falls
Lac Beauvert ©
Lac Beauvert

3
nights
Vancouver, Canada

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Vancouver is known for parks, nature, zoos & aquariums, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Stanley Park, make a trip to Vancouver Lookout, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Vancouver Aquarium, and kick back and relax at Kitsilano Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Vancouver vacation app .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Jasper National Park to Vancouver in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jasper National Park to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Jasper National Park in October; daily highs in Vancouver reach 57°F and lows reach 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

North Vancouver
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Stanley Park ©
Stanley Park
Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park ©
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park

2
nights
Seattle, United States

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then make a trip to Space Needle, and finally explore the activities along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, then wander the streets of Pike Place Market, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Seattle trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Seattle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Vancouver in October, expect nights in Seattle to be about the same, around 50°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 23:
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

5
nights
San Francisco, United States

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
When in San Francisco, make a side trip to see Wine Tours & Tastings in Napa, approximately 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, and step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco travel planning app .

Traveling by flight from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Seattle in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 73°F and lows reach 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 28:
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

5
nights
Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles road trip planning site .

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in October, with highs in Los Angeles at 82°F and lows at 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Oct 28 — Nov 2:
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, scenic drive, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, pause for some photo ops at Powell Point, and hike along Bright Angel Trail.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, Grand Canyon National Park is much colder than Los Angeles - with highs of 54°F and lows of 22°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

4
nights
Las Vegas, United States

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas road trip site .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November: highs in Las Vegas hover around 68°F, while lows dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
night
Mexico City, Mexico

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, examine the collection at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Frida Kahlo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Museo del Templo Mayor, make a trip to Zocalo, then get a sense of history and politics at National Palace (Palacio Nacional), and finally delve into the distant past at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana).

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Mexico City trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Mexico City by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. In November in Mexico City, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Zocalo ©
Zocalo
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

3
nights
Orlando, United States

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.
Change things up with a short trip to The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror in Anaheim (about 36 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando, discover the magic at Magic Kingdom Park, and add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Mexico City to Orlando by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexico City to Orlando due to the time zone difference. In November, Orlando is somewhat warmer than Mexico City - with highs of 78°F and lows of 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

5
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park & Little Round Top). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art.

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You can fly from Orlando to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Orlando, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of 59°F to lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gettysburg
Find places to stay Nov 18 — 23:
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

6
nights
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Central Park, admire the striking features of Empire State Building, browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and go for a walk through The High Line.

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You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In November in New York City, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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