60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Seattle
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  7 h
1
Houston
— 14 nights
Bus + Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Tampa
— 13 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  5 h 30 min
3
Durham
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Wilson
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Sanford
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
6
Robbinsville
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12 h
7
Rye
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h 30 min
8
Salt Lake City
— 12 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Seattle

14
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site and Asia Society Texas Center. Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern and St. John the Baptist Catholic Church will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Houston side-trips: Danish Heritage Museum (in Danevang), Wharton County Museum (in Wharton) and Matagorda County Museum (in Bay City). And it doesn't end there: get lost in a book at George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, examine the collection at City by the Sea Museum, contemplate the long history of Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historic Site, and get engrossed in the history at Heritage Village Museum.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Houston route maker app.

Seattle to Houston is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle to Houston, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Houston: highs are around 63°F and lows about 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tampa.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Beaumont, La Grange, Schulenburg, Huntsville, College Station
Highlights from your plan
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site ©
George Bush Presidential Library and Museum ©
George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
City by the Sea Museum ©
City by the Sea Museum

13
nights
Tampa

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
You'll get in some beach time at Manasota Key Beach and Caspersen Beach. You'll explore and learn at Tampa Bay History Center and Manatee Village Historical Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tampa: Sarasota (Ca d'Zan, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, &more), Crystal River (Stand-Up Paddleboarding & Scuba & Snorkeling) and Floral City (Floral City Heritage Museum and Country Store & Florida Artists Gallery). Spend the 9th (Sat) exploring nature at De Soto National Memorial. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Nokomis Beach, examine the collection at Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing, admire the majestic nature at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Treasure Island Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampa attractions planner.

Getting from Houston to Tampa by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in February, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Durham.

Things to do in Tampa

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Sarasota, Crystal River, Floral City, Bradenton, St. Petersburg
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
De Soto National Memorial ©
De Soto National Memorial
Manasota Key Beach ©
Manasota Key Beach

7
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Once the seat of a thriving tobacco industry, Durham has seen some significant moments in American history.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of Life + Science and Marbles Kids Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Duke University Chapel and North Carolina Museum of History. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Durham: Person County Museum of History (in Roxboro), Raleigh (North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Artspace, &more) and William C Lee Airborne Museum (in Dunn). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Bennett Place Historic Site, hike along Occoneechee Orange Speedway, admire the masterpieces at Cary Arts Center, and examine the collection at The Carolina Basketball Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Durham trip itinerary planning app.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Tampa to Durham in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. While traveling from Tampa, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Durham, ranging from highs of 55°F to lows of 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Wilson.

Things to do in Durham

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Raleigh, Chapel Hill, Hillsborough, Wake Forest, Cary Arts Center
Highlights from your plan
Duke University Chapel ©
Duke University Chapel
North Carolina Museum of History ©
North Carolina Museum of History
The Carolina Basketball Museum ©
The Carolina Basketball Museum

3
nights
Wilson

Wilson ©
Wilson is a city in and the county seat of Wilson County, North Carolina, United States. Ava Gardner Museum and North Carolina Baseball Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Calvary Episcopal Church and Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site will appeal to history buffs. Explore Wilson's surroundings by going to Louisburg (Laurel Mill & Alpaca Dreams) and Rocky Mount (Tar River Trail & Rocky Mount Children's Museum and Science Center). There's more to do: explore the activities along Lake Wilson and deepen your understanding at Barton College.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Wilson trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Durham to Wilson in 1.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 55°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Sanford.

Things to do in Wilson

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Louisburg, Rocky Mount, Calvary Episcopal Church, Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site, Ava Gardner Museum
Highlights from your plan
Alpaca Dreams ©
Alpaca Dreams
Ava Gardner Museum ©
Ava Gardner Museum
Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site ©
Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site

2
nights
Sanford

Sanford ©
Sanford is a city in Lee County, North Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at White Pines Nature Preserve, then browse for treasures at French Connections, then get a taste of the local shopping with Liquidambar Gallery and Gifts, and finally take in the exciting artwork at The Joyful Jewel. On the next day, play a few rounds at Carolina Trace Country Club and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hawk Manor Falconry.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sanford tour website.

You can drive from Wilson to Sanford in 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Sanford can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Robbinsville.

Things to do in Sanford

Wildlife Parks Golf

Side Trips

Pittsboro, Hawk Manor Falconry
Highlights from your plan
Hawk Manor Falconry ©
Hawk Manor Falconry
White Pines Nature Preserve ©
White Pines Nature Preserve
Carolina Trace Country Club ©
Carolina Trace Country Club

1
day
Robbinsville

Robbinsville ©
Robbinsville is a town in Graham County, North Carolina, United States. On the 4th (Mon), examine the collection at Junaluska Museum, make a trip to Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center, then relax in the rural setting at Wehrloom Honey, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Santeetlah Lake.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Robbinsville trip planner.

You can drive from Sanford to Robbinsville in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In March, daily temperatures in Robbinsville can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rye.

Things to do in Robbinsville

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Junaluska Museum ©
Junaluska Museum
Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center ©
Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center
Wehrloom Honey ©
Wehrloom Honey

3
nights
Rye

Rye ©
Rye is a Statutory Town in Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Sand Dunes Swimming Pool & RV and Bishop Castle. Get outdoors at Mission: Wolf and Mosca Pass Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Rye side-trips: Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve (High Dune Trail & Little Medano Creek) and South Zapata Lake (in Mosca).

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Rye itinerary maker tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Robbinsville to Rye. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Robbinsville in March; daily highs in Rye reach 42°F and lows reach 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Rye

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve, Sand Dunes Swimming Pool & RV, South Zapata Lake, Mission: Wolf
Highlights from your plan
High Dune Trail ©
High Dune Trail
Bishop Castle ©
Bishop Castle
Sand Dunes Swimming Pool & RV ©
Sand Dunes Swimming Pool & RV

12
nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Popular historic sites such as Salt Lake Temple and This is the Place Heritage Park are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Natural History Museum of Utah and American West Heritage Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salt Lake City: Nordic Mountain (in Eden), Uinta County Museum (in Evanston) and Park City (Deer Valley Resort, Fatali Gallery, &more). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Snowbasin Resort. Spend the 19th (Tue) exploring nature at Golden Spike National Historic Site. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Backcountry Snowmobiling, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Tabernacle, appreciate the history behind National Pony Express Monument, and admire the landmark architecture of Union Station.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rye to Salt Lake City. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Rye in March, with highs in Salt Lake City at 58°F and lows at 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Park City, Ogden, Provo, Logan, Springville
Highlights from your plan
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle
Golden Spike National Historic Site ©
Golden Spike National Historic Site
Backcountry Snowmobiling ©
Backcountry Snowmobiling

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