59 days in United States Itinerary

59 days in United States Itinerary

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Boston
— 2 nights
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Salem
— 2 nights
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New York City
— 4 nights
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Atlantic City
— 1 night
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North Wildwood
— 1 night
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Cape May Point
— 2 nights
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Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly
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Miami
— 3 nights
Fly
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New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Los Angeles
— 6 nights
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Seattle
— 1 night
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Anchorage
— 1 night
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly to Reno, Bus to Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Bus to Reno, Fly to West Yellowstone
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Keystone
— Few hours
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Chicago
— 3 nights
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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Train to Toronto, Fly to Bucharest Otopeni

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Boston

Beantown

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.
You've added Museum of Science, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Harvard University, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, race across the water with Boston Harbor Cruises, observe the fascinating underwater world at New England Aquarium, then stroll around Boston Common, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skywalk Observatory. On your second day here, browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, get curious at Museum of Science, then take in the architecture and design of Harvard University, and finally get lost in a book at The Mary Baker Eddy Library.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Boston trip site.

Bucharest, Romania to Boston is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bucharest to Boston is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Bucharest in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Boston, with lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Salem.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6:

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Salem

Witch City

Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
On the 6th (Tue), walk around Salem Witch Trials Memorial, then steep yourself in history at The House of the Seven Gables, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Burying Point Cemetery, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Pickering Wharf. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Salem Maritime National Historic Site, then get engrossed in the history at Salem Witch Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Peabody Essex Museum, and finally stop by Crow Haven Corner.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Salem trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Boston to Salem takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in October, Salem is little chillier at night with lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Salem

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 8:

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Madame Tussauds New York, Manhattan Skyline, Madison Square Garden, and other attractions. And it doesn't end there: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, stroll around The High Line, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the New York City holiday builder.

Traveling by car from Salem to New York City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October, New York City is somewhat warmer than Salem - with highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Atlantic City.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 12:

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Atlantic City

America's Favorite Playground

The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): try your luck at Caesars Atlantic City Casino.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Atlantic City road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from New York City to Atlantic City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. Traveling from New York City in October, Atlantic City is little chillier at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to North Wildwood.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Casinos · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 13:

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North Wildwood

North Wildwood is a city located on the Jersey Shore in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our North Wildwood trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Atlantic City to North Wildwood takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daytime highs in North Wildwood are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cape May Point.

Things to do in North Wildwood

Theme Parks · Shopping · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 13 — 14:

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Cape May Point

Cape May Point is a borough located at the tip of the Cape May Peninsula in Cape May County. Your day by day itinerary now includes Willow Creek Winery, Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum and Washington Street Mall. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): browse the different shops at Washington Street Mall.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Cape May Point trip builder site.

Cape May Point is very close to North Wildwood. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Cape May Point

Parks · Wineries · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, United States Botanic Garden, International Spy Museum, and other attractions. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, and appreciate the history behind Washington Monument.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC attractions app.

Traveling by car from Cape May Point to Washington DC takes 4 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 16 — 21:

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Miami

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Miami Seaquarium, Dolphin Mall, Zoo Miami, and other attractions you added. There's much more to do: enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, get to know the fascinating history of Lincoln Road, examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, and take a stroll through Art Deco Historic District.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Miami trip maker site.

Getting from Washington DC to Miami by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Washington DC in October, with highs in Miami at 36°C and lows at 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 21 — 24:

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New Orleans

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, and finally get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around New Orleans City Park and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the New Orleans trip maker app.

Fly from Miami to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami to New Orleans, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Miami, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:

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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've now added Helicopter Tours to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail, hike along South Kaibab Trail, get great views at Mather Point, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, then stroll through Rim Trail, and finally take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning website.

Getting from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows of 0°C. You'll set off for Las Vegas on the 28th (Wed).

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 28:

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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): shop like a local with The Strip, then try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Stratosphere Tower, try your luck at The Mirage, then try your luck at New York New York Casino, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and finally examine the collection at The Neon Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Casinos · Fun & Games · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 30:

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San Diego

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego Automotive Museum, Mission Beach Boardwalk, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Mormon Battalion Historic Site. Keep things going the next day: laugh and play at SeaWorld San Diego, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Mission Beach Boardwalk, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip tool.

Getting from Las Vegas to San Diego by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. October in San Diego sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 2:

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
You've added Downtown Disney District, Santa Monica State Beach, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood, and other attractions to your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park & Disneyland Park). Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 2 — 8:

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Seattle

Emerald City

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes 5th Avenue Theatre. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): take a stroll through Pike Place Market, catch a live performance at 5th Avenue Theatre, and then find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then wander the streets of Bellevue Square, and finally admire the natural beauty at Bellevue Botanical Garden.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Seattle holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Seattle takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in November, plan for colder days in Seattle, with highs around 13°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Anchorage.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 8 — 9:

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Anchorage

The City of Lights and Flowers

Home to nearly half of Alaska's population, the port city of Anchorage covers a staggering area of over 4,900 sq km (1,900 sq mi) surrounded by mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Star the Reindeer and then get to know the fascinating history of Tony Knowles Coastal Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Alaska Zoo.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Anchorage road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Anchorage takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Anchorage due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Seattle in November: high temperatures in Anchorage hover around -1°C and lows are around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Anchorage

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 11:

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Waikiki Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Kapiolani Regional Park, then go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, then explore the galleries of Iolani Palace, and finally pause for some photo ops at King Kamehameha Statue.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Anchorage to Honolulu takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone changes from Alaska Standard Time (AKST) to Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In November, Honolulu is much warmer than Anchorage - with highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 14:

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, explore the galleries of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Anchor Brewing Company.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Francisco attractions planning website.

You can fly from Honolulu to San Francisco in 8 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Honolulu in November, with highs in San Francisco at 20°C and lows at 12°C. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 18:

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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.
Giant Forest has been added to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and trek along Mariposa Grove.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from San Francisco in November, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are slightly colder (14°C), and nights are much colder (-8°C). You'll set off for Yosemite National Park on the 21st (Sat).

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 18 — 21:

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Yosemite National Park

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park driving holiday planner.

On the 23rd (Mon), you're off to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 23:

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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.
To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 11.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, shuttle, and taxi. Traveling from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 0°C to lows of -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 25:

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Keystone

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): hike along Presidential Trail and then explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

To plan Keystone vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to Keystone in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in November, expect Keystone to be somewhat warmer, temps between 8°C and -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 26:

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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): stroll around Millennium Park, then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then don't miss a visit to The Magnificent Mile. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, then get a new perspective on nature at Field Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Reliance Building, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Chicago tour planner.

Fly from Keystone to Chicago in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Keystone in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Chicago, with lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 28:

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Niagara Falls

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Chicago to Niagara Falls in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Niagara Falls due to the time zone difference. In November, daytime highs in Niagara Falls are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. You will leave for home on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 28 — 30:

United States travel guide

4.5
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.

Alaska travel guide

4.6
Dolphin & Whale Watching · Geologic Formations · Wildlife Areas
The Last Frontier
The country's largest state, Alaska is also its least densely populated. America's final frontier, the state lies on the Arctic Circle and features some of the highest mountains in the United States. Today, several million people flock annually to the state's pristine wilderness areas, which shelter a diverse plant and animal life and offer a great selection of things to do. Tailor-made for adventurous types wishing to leave civilization behind, Alaska can also be an extremely expensive vacation destination, with few transportation options and much of its land accessible only by plane or helicopter.