15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Zion National Park
— 1 day
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Arches National Park
— 1 night
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Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 2 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read San Francisco day trip website.

Pittsburgh to San Francisco is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Pittsburgh to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Pittsburgh in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 51°F in San Francisco. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bridalveil Fall and then admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

To plan Yosemite National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in April, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 59°F by day to 28°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park online vacation planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in April: highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park hover around 77°F, while lows dip to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy
Moro Rock Trail ©
Moro Rock Trail

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas driving holiday planner.

Drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and bus. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

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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.
On the 13th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park and then trek along Angel's Landing.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for slightly colder days in Zion National Park, with highs around 69°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): go for a walk through Paria View, then enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point, then get great views at Inspiration Point, and finally trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Zion National Park in April: high temperatures in Bryce Canyon National Park hover around 56°F and lows are around 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Paria View ©
Paria View

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©

A Red Rock Wonderland

Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): stroll through Double Arch and then take in the dramatic natural features at Turret Arch.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Arches National Park travel route planning tool.

Getting from Bryce Canyon National Park to Arches National Park by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in April: high temperatures in Arches National Park hover around 67°F and lows are around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Windows
Windows

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Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs ©
Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Hanging Lake and then stroll through Hanging Lake Trail.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Glenwood Springs day trip planning site.

You can drive from Arches National Park to Glenwood Springs in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and train. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Arches National Park in April: highs in Glenwood Springs hover around 38°F, while lows dip to 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail
Hanging Lake ©
Hanging Lake

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Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Wild Basin Area, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel on the Rock, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lily Lake, and finally trek along Emerald Lake Trail.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rocky Mountain National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Glenwood Springs to Rocky Mountain National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Glenwood Springs in April, you will find days in Rocky Mountain National Park are much hotter (64°F), and nights are a bit warmer (35°F). You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail
Lily Lake ©
Lily Lake
Chapel on the Rock ©
Chapel on the Rock

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