60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Gothenburg
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Scottsdale
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
6
Zion National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  11​h 30​min
7
Big Bend National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h 30​min
8
Key West
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
9
Marathon
— 5 nights
Drive:  45​min
10
Islamorada
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
11
Everglades City
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
12
Marco Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
13
Sanibel Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
14
Crystal River
— 4 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  18​h
End: Gothenburg

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco travel planner .

Gothenburg, Sweden to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and subway; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Gothenburg to San Francisco, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Gothenburg in December: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 17°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
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Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
San Francisco Bay ©
San Francisco Bay

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Yosemite National Park

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.
Step out of the city life by going to June Mountain and Olmsted Point. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bear Valley and June Lake Brewing. Go for a jaunt from Yosemite National Park to Lee Vining to see Mono Lake County Park about 48 minutes away. Spend the 19th (Wed) exploring nature at Bridalveil Fall. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, get great views at Tunnel View, and take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary site .

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 9°C to lows of -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

June Lake, Bear Valley Resort, Mono Lake County Park
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Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, things will get much warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. You will leave for Scottsdale on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Step out of the city life by going to Boyce Thompson Arboretum and Fossil Springs Trail Head. Explore hidden gems such as Painted Rock Petroglyph Site and Skyline Regional Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Scottsdale: Three Mile Wash (in Roosevelt), Horton Creek Trail (in Payson) and Effus Ranch (in Wickenburg). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating landscape at North Mountain/ Shaw Butte, look for all kinds of wild species at Desert Botanical Garden, and see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Scottsdale day trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Los Angeles to Scottsdale in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Scottsdale. In December, daytime highs in Scottsdale are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Phoenix, Three Mile Wash, Fossil Springs Trail Head, Skyline Regional Park, Horton Creek Trail
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 26:
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Boyce Thompson Arboretum ©
Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Painted Rock Petroglyph Site ©
Painted Rock Petroglyph Site
Three Mile Wash ©
Three Mile Wash

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Take a break from the city and head to Upper Geyser Basin and Solitary Geyser. Spend the 29th (Sat) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. There's still lots to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Aurum Geyser, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Point, and look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids.

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You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Scottsdale to Yellowstone National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Scottsdale in December, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at -5°C and lows at -19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 31:
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Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake
Aurum Geyser ©
Aurum Geyser

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area and Aspen Mirror Lake. Take a break from the city and head to Rim Trail and Navajo/Queens Garden Loop. Spend the 1st (Tue) exploring nature at The Narrows. Spend the 3rd (Thu) exploring nature at Zion National Park. There's still lots to do: hike along Angel's Landing, take in breathtaking views at Zion's Main Canyon, and take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

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Do a combination of taxi and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Zion National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in January, things will get much warmer in Zion National Park: highs are around 13°C and lows about -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Big Bend National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bryce Canyon National Park, Aspen Mirror Lake, The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 5:
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Zion's Main Canyon ©
Zion's Main Canyon
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
The Narrows ©
The Narrows

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Big Bend National Park

Big Bend National Park ©
Situated where the Rio Grande River takes a big southerly dip in West Texas, Big Bend National Park covers a massive expanse of desert, woodlands, and grasslands full of rivers, limestone canyons, and high mountains. Nearly 2,000 species of plant and animal life call this place home.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Big Bend National Park and Dug Out Wells Picnic Area and Nature Trail. Get outdoors at Barton Warnock Environmental Education Center and Ernst Tinaja Trail. There's still lots to do: kick your exploration up a notch at Lajitas Zipline, explore the fascinating landscape at Chihuahuan Desert, stroll through Lower Burro Mesa Pour-off Trail, and see the interesting displays at Big Bend National Park - Fossil Bone Exhibit.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Big Bend National Park trip builder app .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Zion National Park to Big Bend National Park in 11.5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Zion National Park in January, with highs in Big Bend National Park at 20°C and lows at 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Big Bend National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Barton Warnock Environmental Education Center
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Ernst Tinaja Trail ©
Ernst Tinaja Trail
S Rim Trail ©
S Rim Trail

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Key West

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Visiting Dry Tortugas National Park and Kayaking & Canoeing will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Key West using our trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Big Bend National Park to Key West in 14.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Big Bend National Park to Key West, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Big Bend National Park in January, expect nights in Key West to be much warmer, around 22°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Kayaking & Canoeing
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Visiting Crane Point Museum & Nature Center and Marathon Garden Club will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Sunset Park Beach. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Gemini Dream Charters, snap pictures at Old Seven Mile Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bahia Honda State Park, and tour the water at your own pace with Key Colony Beach Boat Rentals.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Marathon road trip tool .

Take a bus from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January, daytime highs in Marathon are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Sunset Park Beach, Bahia Honda State Park
Find places to stay Jan 15 — 20:
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

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Islamorada

Islamorada ©
Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Step off the beaten path and head to Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park and Takedown Charters. Take a break from the city and head to A Lil' Tail Charters and Contagious Charters. There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Satisfaction Charters Inc., see the vivid underwater world at Alligator Reef Light House, view the masterpieces at Michelle Nicole Lowe Art Gallery, and choose your vessel at Bayside Boat Rentals.

For maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Islamorada day trip app .

Traveling by car from Marathon to Islamorada takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Islamorada are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Everglades City.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 25:
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Everglades City

Everglades City ©
Everglades City is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, of which it is the former county seat. Visiting Big Cypress National Preserve and Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kirby Storter Roadside Park and H.P. Williams Roadside Park. Change things up with a short trip to Everglades National Park in Florida City (about 1h 20 min away). It doesn't end there: see what you can catch with a fishing tour and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Everglades City trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Islamorada to Everglades City in 3 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Everglades City when traveling from Islamorada in January, with lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Marco Island.

Things to do in Everglades City

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Ochopee, Everglades National Park, Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 28:
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Big Cypress National Preserve ©
Big Cypress National Preserve
Everglades National Park ©
Everglades National Park
Kirby Storter Roadside Park ©
Kirby Storter Roadside Park

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Marco Island

Marco Island ©
Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. You'll discover tucked-away gems like South Marco Beach and Capri Paddlecraft Park. Step out of the city life by going to Cape Romano and KoolCat Eco Tours. Step out of Marco Island with an excursion to Barefoot Beach Preserve in Bonita Springs--about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Marco Island Center for the Arts, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Marco Island trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Everglades City to Marco Island by car takes about an hour. In January in Marco Island, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Barefoot Beach Preserve
Find places to stay Jan 28 — Feb 1:
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Barefoot Beach Preserve ©
Barefoot Beach Preserve
Fishing Charters & Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

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Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island ©
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
Explore hidden gems such as Blind Pass Beach Park and Tarpon Bay Explorers. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Captiva Beach and Fort Myers Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sanibel Island: Fort Myers Beach (Dolphin & Whale Watching, Lovers Key State Park, & more). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Pond Apple Park, head outdoors with Whitney's Bait and Tackle, view the masterpieces at Tower Gallery, and admire the natural beauty at In The Garden.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Sanibel Island online journey planner .

Traveling by car from Marco Island to Sanibel Island takes 1.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Sanibel Island are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Crystal River.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Fort Myers Beach, Captiva Beach
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Captiva Beach ©
Captiva Beach
Tarpon Bay Explorers ©
Tarpon Bay Explorers

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Crystal River

Crystal River ©
The jewel of Florida's Nature Coast, Crystal River spreads around spring-fed Kings Bay, known for maintaining a constant 22 C (72 F) temperature all year long.
Explore hidden gems such as Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge and Funny Farm Alpacas. Get in touch with nature at Alpaca Magic USA and Chinsegut Wildlife and Environmental Area. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Crystal River: Cedar Key (Southern Cross Sea Farms & Cemetery Point Park). There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Crystal River trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Sanibel Island to Crystal River in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. Traveling from Sanibel Island in February, expect Crystal River to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Crystal River

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cedar Key, Chinsegut Wildlife and Environmental Area, Alpaca Magic USA, Funny Farm Alpacas, Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
Find places to stay Feb 6 — 10:
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Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge ©
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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