15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly
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Manitou Springs
— 1 night
Fly
2
Cody
— Few hours
Drive
3
Butte
— 2 nights
Drive
4
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive
5
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly
6
Sacramento
— 1 night
Fly
7
Seattle
— 1 night
Drive
8
Kent
— 1 night
Drive
9
Seaside
— 2 nights
Drive
10
Coos Bay
— Few hours
Drive
11
Crescent City
— 1 night
Fly
12
Spokane
— Few hours
Fly
13
Rapid City
— 3 nights
Drive
14
Mitchell
— Few hours
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Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, then examine the collection at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center, and then look for gifts at Garden of the Gods Trading Post.

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New York City to Manitou Springs is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Manitou Springs is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Manitou Springs, with lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Cody.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping

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Garden of the Gods Trading Post ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Garden of the Gods Trading Post
4.3

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Cody

Preferred Gateway to Yellowstone

A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
On the 4th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at The Buffalo Bill Reservoir.

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Getting from Manitou Springs to Cody by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in August, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Butte.

Things to do in Cody

Parks · Nature
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Butte

Butte is a city in, and the county seat of Silver Bow County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): explore the activities along Georgetown Lake, delve into the mystery of Dumas Brothel Museum, and then tee off at Old Works.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Butte travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cody to Butte takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Butte when traveling from Cody in August, with lows around 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Butte

Golf · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

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Old Works ©
Golf Course
Old Works
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Georgetown Lake ©
Water Body
Georgetown Lake
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West Yellowstone

The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
On the 6th (Mon), take a memorable drive along Grand Loop Road, identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hebgen Lake.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the West Yellowstone day trip site.

You can drive from Butte to West Yellowstone in 3 hours. In August, West Yellowstone is a bit cooler than Butte - with highs of 75°F and lows of 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife · Parks · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

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Grand Loop Road ©
Must see
Grand Loop Road
4.6

1
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Salt Lake City

Crossroads of the West

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 7th (Tue): explore the galleries of Wheeler Historic Farm, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then get some jogging in at City Creek Canyon.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Salt Lake City online trip maker.

Drive from West Yellowstone to Salt Lake City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a shuttle. Traveling from West Yellowstone in August, expect nights in Salt Lake City to be warmer, around 67°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 92°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sacramento.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Wheeler Historic Farm ©
Science Museum
Wheeler Historic Farm
4.6
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Room Escape Game
Room Escape Games
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Sacramento

River City

The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): admire the engineering at Nimbus Dam and Fish Hatchery, identify plant and animal life at Effie Yeaw Nature Center, and then look for gifts at Westfield Galleria at Roseville.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sacramento route maker.

You can fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Sacramento due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, plan for little chillier nights in Sacramento, with lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Sacramento

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

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Effie Yeaw Nature Center ©
Wildlife Area
Effie Yeaw Nature Center
4.7
Westfield Galleria at Roseville ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Westfield Galleria at Roseville
4.5

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Seattle

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): walk around Washington Park Arboretum, kick back and relax at Alki Beach, then take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Seattle journey planner.

You can fly from Sacramento to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sacramento in August: highs in Seattle hover around 80°F, while lows dip to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kent.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Space Needle ©
Must see
Space Needle
4.3
Alki Beach ©
Beach
Alki Beach
4.5

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Kent

Kent is a city located in King County, Washington, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): tee off at Riverbend Golf Complex and then get your game on at Family Fun Center and Bullwinkle's Restaurant.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kent trip itinerary planning site.

Kent is just a short distance from Seattle. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in August, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Seaside.

Things to do in Kent

Fun & Games · Golf · Outdoors

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Seaside

Seaside is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): trek along Astoria Oregon Riverwalk, then pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks. On your second day here, look for gifts at Bruce's Candy Kitchen, then explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cannon Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Seaside online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Kent to Seaside takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Kent in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Seaside, with highs around 71°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Coos Bay.

Things to do in Seaside

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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Coos Bay

Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): trek along John Dellenback Dunes Trailhead.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Coos Bay tour builder site.

Drive from Seaside to Coos Bay in 5 hours. In August in Coos Bay, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Crescent City.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

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Crescent City

Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Crescent City road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Coos Bay to Crescent City in 3 hours. When traveling from Coos Bay in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Crescent City, with highs around 63°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 53°F. You'll set off for Spokane on the 14th (Tue).

Things to do in Crescent City

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

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Spokane

Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take a stroll through Downtown Spokane.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Spokane online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Crescent City to Spokane takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Crescent City in August, plan for warmer days in Spokane, with highs around 86°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 59°F. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Spokane

Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Trails
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Downtown Spokane ©
Neighborhood
Downtown Spokane
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Rapid City

Gateway to the Black Hills

South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): see the interesting displays at National Presidential Wax Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Wades Gold Mill, and then identify plant and animal life at Bear Country USA. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Little Devil's Tower Trail and then take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rapid City road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Spokane to Rapid City takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Spokane to Rapid City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Rapid City can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Mitchell.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Bear Country USA ©
Wildlife Area
Bear Country USA
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Wades Gold Mill ©
History Museum
Wades Gold Mill
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Mitchell

Mitchell is the county seat of Davison County, South Dakota, United States. On the 17th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Valtiroty Shiloh's Tabernacle.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mitchell route maker.

You can drive from Rapid City to Mitchell in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in August, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.
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