12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 2 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
3
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
4
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
5
San Francisco
— 2 nights

2
nights
New York City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): walk around Central Park and then see the interesting displays at 9/11 Memorial. Keep things going the next day: stroll through The High Line, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and then take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New York City driving holiday website.

New Delhi, India to New York City is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 10.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in July, things will get slightly colder in New York City: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

3
nights
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, make a trip to Artist Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Observation Point Trail, and take in the natural beauty of West Thumb Geyser Basin.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can fly from New York City to Yellowstone National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Yellowstone National Park is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New York City in July, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

1
night
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park sightseeing planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Wildlife Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): hike along Four Mile Trail, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, thenexplore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and finally make a trip to Yosemite Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park route site.

Traveling by flight from Grand Teton National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, thentake in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, expect nights in San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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