16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Bus
3
Mammoth Lakes
— 1 night
Drive
4
Death Valley National Park
— 1 day
Drive
5
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive
6
Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Shuttle to St. George, UT-1275 East Red Hills Parkway, Shuttle to PAge, AZ- Rodeway Inn, Shuttle to Grand Canyon National Park
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Fly to Page, Drive to Monument Valley
8
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive
9
Arches National Park
— 1 night
Drive
10
Moab
— 1 night
Drive
11
Lake Powell
— 2 nights
Drive to Page Municipal Airport, Fly to San Francisco International Airport

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3
nights
San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. Visiting Fishing Charters & Tours and Don Edwards San Francisco Bay Wildlife Refuge will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, stroll through Fort Funston National Park, get great views at Twin Peaks, and look for all kinds of wild species at Strawberry Hill.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our San Francisco online visit planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to San Francisco. In May in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

1
night
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 27th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip planning tool.

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in May, Yosemite National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Glacier Point ©
Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
Vernal Fall ©
Waterfall
Vernal Fall
4.8

1
night
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. On the 28th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Convict Lake, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mammoth Brewing Company, and then explore the activities along Lake Mary.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Mammoth Lakes travel route app.

Take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Mammoth Lakes in 3.5 hours. In May in Mammoth Lakes, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 34°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Nature · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your trip
Convict Lake ©
Water Body
Convict Lake
4.8
Lake Mary ©
Water Body
Lake Mary
4.6

1
day
Death Valley National Park

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 29th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Harmony Borax Works, cruise along Artists Dr, and then explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Mammoth Lakes to Death Valley National Park in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and car. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Mammoth Lakes in May: highs in Death Valley National Park hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
Artists Dr
Scenic Drive
Artists Dr
4.6
Harmony Borax Works ©
Historic Site
Harmony Borax Works
4.0
Zabriskie Point ©
Geologic Formation
Zabriskie Point
4.8

1
night
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 30th (Thu): hike along Rim Trail, stroll through Bryce Amphitheatre, then stop by Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop, and finally trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and car; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Death Valley National Park in May, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at 63°F and lows at 31°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Bryce Amphitheatre ©
Geologic Formation
Bryce Amphitheatre
5.0
Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop
4.0

1
night
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 31st (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

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You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in May; daily highs in Zion National Park reach 76°F and lows reach 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
Zion National Park ©
National Park
Zion National Park
4.7

2
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Mather Point and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip site.

Take a shuttle from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 10 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in June, things will get a bit cooler in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 85°F and lows about 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Rim Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Rim Trail
5.0

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. On the 3rd (Mon), trot along with a tour on horseback, see the interesting displays at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., and then take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Monument Valley trip maker tool.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley by combination of flight and car takes about 5.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Monument Valley, with lows of 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours · Outdoors · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.1

1
night
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.
On the 4th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Fiery Furnace, then take in the dramatic natural features at Delicate Arch, and then explore the striking landscape at Double Arch.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Arches National Park trip builder site.

Drive from Monument Valley to Arches National Park in 3.5 hours. In June, Arches National Park is somewhat warmer than Monument Valley - with highs of 95°F and lows of 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Double Arch ©
Geologic Formation
Double Arch
4.9
Fiery Furnace ©
Geologic Formation
Fiery Furnace
4.8
Delicate Arch ©
Geologic Formation
Delicate Arch
4.9

1
night
Moab

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour and then take in the dramatic natural features at Island in the Sky.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Moab tour planner.

Traveling by car from Arches National Park to Moab takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 95°F in June, and nighttime lows around 61°F. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lake Powell.

Things to do in Moab

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Corona Arch
Geologic Formation
Corona Arch
4.9

2
nights
Lake Powell

Lake Powell serves as the playground for the town of Page, drawing nearly three million visitors annually.
For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Lake Powell driving holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Moab to Lake Powell takes 9 hours. Traveling from Moab in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Lake Powell, with lows of 69°F. You'll set off for home on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Lake Powell

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Alstrom Point ©
Hiking Trail
Alstrom Point
4.9

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