16 days in United States & Manchester Itinerary

16 days in United States & Manchester Itinerary

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Manchester, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly to Denver International Airport, Drive to Rocky Mountain National Park
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Rocky Mountain National Park, United States
— 1 night
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 4 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park, United States
— 3 nights
Drive
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San Francisco, United States
— 3 nights
Fly

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Manchester, United Kingdom

Capital of the North

Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Manchester Museum, get your game on at The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience, Manchester, then explore the engaging exhibits at People's History Museum, then don't miss a visit to Manchester Cathedral, and finally get lost in a book at Chetham's Library. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The City of Manchester Distillery, have some family-friendly fun at Virtual Hideout Manchester, then look for gifts at Affleck's, Manchester, and finally get lost in a book at Manchester Central Library.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Manchester online attractions planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Manchester Airport, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Leeds Bradford Airport, Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport and East Midlands Airport. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums · Fun & Games · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping
Highlights from your trip

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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 9th (Tue): trek along Tundra Communities Trail, then cruise along Trail Ridge Road, then get great views at Forest Canyon Overlook, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Many Parks Curve Overlook. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Emerald Lake Trail, then contemplate the waterfront views at Dream Lake, then explore the activities along Sky Pond, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel on the Rock.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Rocky Mountain National Park trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Manchester to Rocky Mountain National Park. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Rocky Mountain National Park is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Manchester in November, you will find days in Rocky Mountain National Park are somewhat warmer (16°C), and nights are a bit cooler (-3°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your trip
Trail Ridge Road ©
Must see
Trail Ridge Road
4.9
Dream Lake ©
Water Body
Dream Lake
4.9
Sky Pond ©
Water Body
Sky Pond
4.9

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The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Step off the beaten path and head to Lipan Point and East Rim Drive. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Mohave Point, examine the collection at Kolb Studio, and hike along Bright Angel Trail.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip website.

You can drive from Rocky Mountain National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 12.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car, bus, flight, and shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in November since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to -6°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Lipan Point ©
Must see
Lipan Point
4.8
Bright Angel Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Bright Angel Trail
4.8

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, hike along Lower Yosemite Fall Trail, and don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

Discover how to plan a Yosemite National Park trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park is minus 1 hour. In November in Yosemite National Park, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and -8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Glacier Point ©
Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
El Capitan ©
Geologic Formation
El Capitan
4.9

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San Francisco, United States

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Explore hidden gems such as Walking tours and Marin Headlands. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, hike along Lands End, walk around Presidio of San Francisco, and contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco trip maker app.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, plan for a bit warmer days in San Francisco, with highs around 20°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
©
Must see
Walking tours
4.9

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