60 days in United States, Tulum & Isla Mujeres Itinerary

60 days in United States, Tulum & Isla Mujeres Itinerary

Created using Inspirock travel planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

60 days in United States, Tulum & Isla Mujeres Itinerary

Start: Darwin, Australia
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles, United States
— 4 nights
2
Santa Barbara, United States
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Dallas, United States
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  8​h
5
Tulum, Mexico
— 5 nights
taxi + ferry:  2​h 45​min
6
Isla Mujeres, Mexico
— 4 nights
+3
ferry + bus + foot + Fly:  6​h 45​min
7
New Orleans, United States
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
8
New York City, United States
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
9
Boston, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
10
Chicago, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
11
San Francisco, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
12
Nashville, United States
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
13
Orlando, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  34​h
End: Darwin, Australia

4
nights
Los Angeles, United States

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Santa Monica Bay. You'll get in some beach time at South Carlsbad State Beach and Santa Monica State Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum (in Simi Valley), Heisler Park (in Laguna Beach) and Temecula (Old Town Temecula & Wine Tours & Tastings). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center and wander the streets of Angelino Heights Historic Area.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles road trip planner .

Brisbane, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Brisbane to Los Angeles, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. May in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Temecula, Heisler Park, Santa Monica State Beach, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Find places to stay May 4 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

3
nights
Santa Barbara, United States

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wine Tours & Tastings and Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve. Relax by the water at El Capitan State Beach and Goleta Beach. When in Santa Barbara, make a side trip to see Jalama Beach County Park in Lompoc, approximately 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Santa Barbara County Courthouse, Head underground at Salt Cave, steep yourself in history at Old Mission Santa Barbara, and identify plant and animal life at Douglas Family Preserve.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Santa Barbara online trip maker .

Drive from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Los Angeles in May since evenings lows in Santa Barbara dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Jalama Beach County Park, Goleta Beach, El Capitan State Beach, Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve
Find places to stay May 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve ©
Santa Barbara County Courthouse ©
Santa Barbara County Courthouse

5
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Valley of Fire State Park and Food Tours. Step out of the city life by going to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Venture out of the city with trips to Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection (in Laughlin) and Helicopter Tours (in Henderson). There's much more to do: take a stroll through The LINQ Promenade, get your game on at Dig This, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Charleston, and don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip maker app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Santa Barbara to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Santa Barbara in May, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection, Valley of Fire State Park, Helicopter Tours
Find places to stay May 11 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection ©

3
nights
Dallas, United States

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Fossil Rim Wildlife Center and Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens. Explore Dallas' surroundings by going to Fort Worth (Kimbell Art Museum & Fort Worth Botanic Garden) and Waco (Waco Mammoth National Monument, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, & more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Dallas trip planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Dallas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Dallas is 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in May, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Waco, Fort Worth, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center
Find places to stay May 16 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center ©
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center
Fort Worth Botanic Garden ©
Fort Worth Botanic Garden
Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum ©

5
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá and Climbing Tours. You'll get in some beach time at Xpu-ha Beach and Mayan Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Tulum: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Akumal) and Playa del Carmen (Cenote Chaak Tun, Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church, & more). Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Cenotes Sac Actun, delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, explore the activities along Gran Cenote, and explore the gorgeous colors at Two Eyes Cenote.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tulum travel planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Dallas to Tulum in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in May, Tulum is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Isla Mujeres.

Things to do in Tulum

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Playa del Carmen, Xpu-ha Beach, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, Scuba & Snorkeling
Find places to stay May 20 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
Two Eyes Cenote ©
Two Eyes Cenote
Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
Isla Mujeres, Mexico

Isla Mujeres ©
Tiny municipal seat of an eponymous island, each season Isla Mujeres swells to bursting with international tourists coming here to swim, snorkel, dive, fish, and sail.
Visit Playa Norte and Playa Lancheros for some beach relaxation. Visiting Shark Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Punta Sur, raise your glass at Isla Brewing Company, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and explore the gorgeous colors at El Farito.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Isla Mujeres trip maker app .

Getting from Tulum to Isla Mujeres by combination of taxi and ferry takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, daytime highs in Isla Mujeres are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Isla Mujeres

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay May 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Playa Norte ©
Playa Norte
Playa Lancheros ©
Playa Lancheros
Shark Beach ©
Shark Beach

5
nights
New Orleans, United States

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Explore hidden gems such as Garden District and Royal Street. Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Ultimate Swamp Adventures. Venture out of the city with trips to Whitney Plantation (in Wallace), Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site (in Vacherie) and Houmas House Plantation and Gardens (in Darrow). There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, make a trip to New Orleans Musical Legends Park, explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, and put a fun spin on your tour with Escape My Room New Orleans.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read New Orleans trip planner .

Getting from Isla Mujeres to New Orleans by combination of ferry and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Isla Mujeres in May; daily highs in New Orleans reach 24°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, Ultimate Swamp Adventures, Whitney Plantation, Nature & Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 4:
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Food Tours and Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Escape the urban bustle at Bushkill Falls and Speed Boats Tours. Go for a jaunt from New York City to Hyde Park to see Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum about 1h 50 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take a stroll through Washington Square Park, stroll around World Trade Center's Liberty Park, and browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the New York City day trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to New York City is 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in New York City, with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Hyde Park, Bushkill Falls
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Bushkill Falls ©
Bushkill Falls

5
nights
Boston, United States

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Relax by the water at Ogunquit Beach and Hampton Beach State Park. Step off the beaten path and head to North End and Dolphin & Whale Watching. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boston: Newport (Ocean Drive Historic District, The Breakers, & more), Ogunquit (Marginal Way Walkway & Perkins Cove) and Purgatory Chasm (in Middletown). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Beacon Hill, stroll the grounds of Granary Burying Ground, and visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston trip site .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Boston in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Boston when traveling from New York City in June, with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Boston

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Newport, Ogunquit, Hampton Beach State Park, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Nubble Lighthouse
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

5
nights
Chicago, United States

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Take a break from the city and head to Starved Rock State Park and Lakefront Trail. Visit Grand Mere State Park and Silver Beach County Park for some beach relaxation. Take a break from Chicago with a short trip to Geneva Lake Shore Path in Lake Geneva, about 1h 45 min away. The adventure continues: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, contemplate the waterfront views at Chicago River, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Chicago.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago day trip planner .

Getting from Boston to Chicago by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In June in Chicago, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Grand Mere State Park, Silver Beach County Park, Starved Rock State Park, Geneva Lake Shore Path
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Starved Rock State Park ©
Starved Rock State Park
Lakefront Trail ©
Lakefront Trail
Grand Mere State Park ©
Grand Mere State Park

5
nights
San Francisco, United States

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visiting Alcatraz Island and Presidio of San Francisco will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lands End and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley), Wine Tours & Tastings (in Healdsburg) and VJB Cellars (in Kenwood). There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, tee off at Lincoln Park, and examine the collection at Cable Car Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco day trip website .

Traveling by flight from Chicago to San Francisco takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Chicago in June: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, VJB Cellars, Wine Tours & Tastings, Marin Headlands, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

2
nights
Nashville, United States

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Get outdoors at Radnor Lake State Park and Fishing Charters & Tours. Step off the beaten path and head to Casey Jones Distillery and Kayaking & Canoeing. And it doesn't end there: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, sample the fine beverages at Prichard's Distillery at Fontanel, examine the collection at Cooter’s Museum and Store Nashville, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Nashville trip builder site .

Fly from San Francisco to Nashville in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Nashville is 2 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in June, things will get a bit warmer in Nashville: highs are around 36°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Nashville

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Casey Jones Distillery
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Casey Jones Distillery ©
Casey Jones Distillery
Radnor Lake State Park ©
Radnor Lake State Park
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): make a trip to Tree of Life, then soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Orlando sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Nashville to Orlando in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Orlando is 1 hour. Traveling from Nashville in June, Orlando is a bit warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge ©
Balloon Rides
Nature & Wildlife Tours

Similar Plans

11 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 52 days in United States BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Boston BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Chicago BY A USER FROM SPAIN October, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 2 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Las Vegas BY A USER FROM MACAO October, culture, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in Brooklyn & New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 23 days in New York State & Dallas BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans