51 days in North America Itinerary

51 days in North America Itinerary

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51 days in North America Itinerary

Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly + Drive:  20​h 45​min
1
Yellowstone National Park, United States
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
San Francisco, United States
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park, United States
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles, United States
— 5 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
7
Mexico City, Mexico
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + Taxi + Ferry + Bus:  6​h 30​min
8
Tulum, Mexico
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  6​h 30​min
9
Orlando, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
10
Washington DC, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
11
New York City, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Cairo, Egypt

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.
Go for a jaunt from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park to see Grand Teton about 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, and hike along Artist Point.

Start your trip to Yellowstone National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Cairo, Egypt to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Cairo to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Cairo in January; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach -5°C and lows reach -20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin

5
nights
San Francisco, United States

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Fisherman's Wharf. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planning tool .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco by combination of car and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in January: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 17°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

5
nights
Yosemite National Park, United States

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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hit the slopes at Badger Pass Ski Area, explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, and trek along Mariposa Grove.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip planner .

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 7°C to lows of -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, and catch a live performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles online visit planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in January: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

4
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, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Yaki Point, make a trip to Grand Canyon Village, and hike along Rim Trail.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park visit website .

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. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in January; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 7°C and lows reach -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
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.
Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, wander the streets of The Strip, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

Plan a Las Vegas trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can 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. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, expect nights in Las Vegas to be much warmer, around 5°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

2
nights
Mexico City, Mexico

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
When in Mexico City, make a side trip to see Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 in San Juan Teotihuacan, approximately 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe, admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, and explore the galleries of Museo Frida Kahlo.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Mexico City online vacation maker .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Mexico City in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Mexico City due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Las Vegas in January: highs in Mexico City hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
Highlights from your plan
Zocalo ©
Zocalo
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

3
nights
Tulum, Mexico

The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Get out of town with these interesting Tulum side-trips: Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve (in Sian Ka'an), Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá (in Coba) and Playa del Carmen (Xcaret & Scuba & Snorkeling). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, view the masterpieces at MiNiAtUrE art Gallery, and look for gifts at Kaahal Home Tulum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tulum trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Mexico City to Tulum in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexico City to Tulum. Traveling from Mexico City in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 21°C in Tulum. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Tulum

Wildlife Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Playa del Carmen, Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

4
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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, fun & games, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure, make an unforgettable trip to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, admire the natural beauty at Harry P. Leu Gardens, and try out the rides at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Orlando fast, fun, and easy.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Tulum to Orlando in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. Traveling from Tulum in February, things will get little chillier in Orlando: highs are around 28°C and lows about 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

4
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at The Pentagon, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Washington National Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Washington DC trip planner.

You can fly from Orlando to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Orlando in February, things will get colder in Washington DC: highs are around 10°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

5
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: go for a walk through Central Park, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and wander the streets of Times Square.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. February in New York City sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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