17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly
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Seattle
— Few hours
Drive
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Tacoma
— 1 night
Drive
3
Astoria
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Coos Bay
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Crescent City
— Few hours
Fly
6
Spokane
— 1 night
Drive
7
Butte
— 2 nights
Drive
8
West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
Bus to Idaho Falls, Fly to Reno
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Reno
— Few hours
Drive
10
Redding
— 2 nights
Drive
11
Sacramento
— 1 night
Fly
12
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Drive
13
Provo
— 1 night
Drive
14
Grand Junction
— 1 night
Fly
15
Manitou Springs
— Few hours
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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 3rd (Fri): admire the local landmark of Seattle Center and then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Seattle travel route builder app.

New York City to Seattle is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Seattle, with lows of 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Tacoma.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Museums · Parks
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Seattle Center ©
Fountain
Seattle Center
4.4

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Tacoma

Tacoma is a mid-sized urban port city in and the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States. On the 4th (Sat), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Point Defiance Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Tacoma route planner.

You can drive from Seattle to Tacoma in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Tacoma can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Tacoma

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
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nights
Astoria

Spirit of the Columbia

Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): hike along Astoria Oregon Riverwalk, explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks, then appreciate the history behind Astoria Column, and finally make a trip to Goonies House.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Astoria trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Tacoma to Astoria takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tacoma in August: highs in Astoria hover around 71°F, while lows dip to 55°F. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Coos Bay.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Trails
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nights
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 7th (Tue): hike along John Dellenback Dunes Trailhead and then admire the majestic nature at Shore Acres State Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Coos Bay trip planner.

You can drive from Astoria to Coos Bay in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August in Coos Bay, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Crescent City.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Crescent City

Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll through Enderts Beach.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Crescent City tour builder site.

You can drive from Coos Bay to Crescent City in 3 hours. When traveling from Coos Bay in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Crescent City: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Spokane.

Things to do in Crescent City

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

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1
night
Spokane

Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. On the 9th (Thu), explore the engaging exhibits at Mobius Children's Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Spokane trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Crescent City to Spokane in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Crescent City in August: highs in Spokane hover around 86°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Butte.

Things to do in Spokane

Childrens Museums · Museums
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Mobius Children's Museum ©
Children’s Museum
Mobius Children's Museum
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Butte

Butte is a city in, and the county seat of Silver Bow County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): tee off at Old Works, then take an unorthodox tour of Dumas Brothel Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Georgetown Lake.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Butte online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Spokane to Butte takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Spokane to Butte due to the time zone difference. In August, Butte is little chillier than Spokane - with highs of 80°F and lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Butte

Golf · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Old Works ©
Golf Course
Old Works
4.6
Georgetown Lake ©
Water Body
Georgetown Lake
4.6

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nights
West Yellowstone

The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Hebgen Lake and then take in the awesome beauty at Two Top.

Before you visit West Yellowstone, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Butte to West Yellowstone takes 3 hours. Traveling from Butte in August, things will get slightly colder in West Yellowstone: highs are around 75°F and lows about 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Reno.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Old Faithful ©
Must see
Old Faithful
4.5

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Reno

Biggest Little City in the World

A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Reno attractions planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from West Yellowstone to Reno in 9.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from West Yellowstone in August: highs in Reno hover around 92°F, while lows dip to 60°F. On the 13th (Mon), you're off to Redding.

Things to do in Reno

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Winter Sports

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Redding

Redding, officially the City of Redding, is the county seat of Shasta County, California, in the northern part of the state. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): snap pictures at Sundial Bridge, then get curious at Turtle Bay Exploration Park, and then Head underground at Lake Shasta Caverns.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Redding trip planning site.

You can drive from Reno to Redding in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Reno in August: highs in Redding hover around 98°F, while lows dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Sacramento.

Things to do in Redding

Parks · Wildlife · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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night
Sacramento

River City

The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Effie Yeaw Nature Center, engage your brain at Aerospace Museum of California, and then pick up some local products at Farmers Market.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sacramento journey planning website.

You can drive from Redding to Sacramento in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Redding in August: high temperatures in Sacramento hover around 91°F and lows are around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Sacramento

Wildlife · Parks · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Effie Yeaw Nature Center ©
Wildlife Area
Effie Yeaw Nature Center
4.7
Farmers Market ©
Farmers Market
Farmers Market
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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 16th (Thu): engage your brain at Wheeler Historic Farm, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then take in breathtaking views at City Creek Canyon.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Salt Lake City trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Sacramento to Salt Lake City by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Sacramento in August since evenings lows in Salt Lake City dip to 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Provo.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Wheeler Historic Farm ©
Science Museum
Wheeler Historic Farm
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Room Escape Game
Room Escape Games
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Provo

Provo is the third-largest city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in the natural beauty of Fifth Water Hot Springs and then take in the awesome beauty at Wasatch Mountains.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Provo online itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Salt Lake City to Provo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Salt Lake City in August: high temperatures in Provo hover around 87°F and lows are around 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Grand Junction.

Things to do in Provo

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Grand Junction

The city of Grand Junction is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Mesa County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): engage your brain at John McConnell Math and Science Center, then trek along Canyon View Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Mesa.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Grand Junction journey maker app.

Getting from Provo to Grand Junction by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. August in Grand Junction sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Manitou Springs.

Things to do in Grand Junction

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Grand Mesa ©
Must see
Grand Mesa
4.7
Canyon View Park ©
Hiking Trail
Canyon View Park
4.6

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Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs' main street was once a trail that led directly to the base of Pike's Peak.
On the 19th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Manitou Springs itinerary planning app.

Getting from Grand Junction to Manitou Springs by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Grand Junction in August, with highs in Manitou Springs at 80°F and lows at 52°F. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manitou Springs

Museums

Side Trip

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