11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Atlanta
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
3
San Jose
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
4
Ouray
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Durango
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
6
Columbia
— 1 night
Fly:  10 h
7
Atlanta
— 1 day
End: Atlanta

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online journey planner.

Atlanta to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in June; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 66°F and lows reach 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Madeleine, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Great Salt Lake.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City driving holiday planning site.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Salt Lake City by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, with highs in Salt Lake City at 89°F and lows at 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Jose.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of the Madeleine ©
Cathedral of the Madeleine
Temple Square ©
Temple Square

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San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at Computer History Museum, and then get curious at The Tech Interactive.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Jose online trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Salt Lake City to San Jose in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June, San Jose is slightly colder than Salt Lake City - with highs of 80°F and lows of 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Ouray.

Things to do in San Jose

Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Computer History Museum
Highlights from your plan
Computer History Museum ©
Computer History Museum
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum ©
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum
The Tech Interactive ©
The Tech Interactive

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Ouray

Ouray ©
Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): walk around Box Canyon Waterfall & Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Yankee Boy Basin. On your second day here, trek along Cascade Falls Park, trek along Perimeter Trail, and then see the interesting displays at Ouray Alchemist Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Ouray vacation planner.

Fly from San Jose to Ouray in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Jose to Ouray. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Jose in June, with highs in Ouray at 72°F and lows at 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Durango.

Things to do in Ouray

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Yankee Boy Basin ©
Yankee Boy Basin
Ouray Alchemist Museum ©
Ouray Alchemist Museum
Cascade Falls Park ©
Cascade Falls Park

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nights
Durango

Durango ©
Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): get a taste of local nightlife at Animas Chocolate Company, stop by Earthen Vessel Gallery, thentrek along Animas River Trail, and finally explore the ancient world of Aztec Ruins National Monument. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Purgatory Resort and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

Before you visit Durango, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Ouray to Durango in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. When traveling from Ouray in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Durango: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Columbia.

Things to do in Durango

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Aztec Ruins National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Animas River Trail ©
Animas River Trail
Aztec Ruins National Monument ©
Aztec Ruins National Monument
Purgatory Resort ©
Purgatory Resort

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Columbia

Columbia ©
Columbia is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): hike along Katy Trail State Park, thenponder the world of politics at Missouri State Capitol, thencontemplate the long history of Missouri State Penitentiary, and finally take an in-depth tour of Jefferson City Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc.. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, thentest your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Rocheport.

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

The Route module can help you plan travel from Durango to Columbia. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Durango to Columbia due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Durango in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much warmer in Columbia, with lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Jefferson City, Rocheport, Katy Trail State Park
Highlights from your plan
Missouri State Capitol ©
Missouri State Capitol
Missouri State Penitentiary ©
Missouri State Penitentiary
Rock Bridge Memorial State Park ©
Rock Bridge Memorial State Park

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta, and then stroll the grounds of Oakland Cemetery.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Atlanta day trip website.

Explore your travel options from Columbia to Atlanta with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Columbia to Atlanta is 1 hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Atlanta

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Oakland Cemetery ©
Oakland Cemetery
Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta ©
Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola

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