19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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New York City
— 2 nights
2
Jackson Hole
— 1 night
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 1 night
6
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
7
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
8
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
9
San Francisco
— 2 nights
10
Los Angeles
— 1 night

2
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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
On the 4th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the New York City trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to New York City is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, expect New York City to be slightly colder, temps between 31°C and 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Highlights from your plan
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with Thal Glass Studio, admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Wildlife Art, make a trip to Town Square, then view the masterpieces at Made, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Jackson Hole travel planner.

You can fly from New York City to Jackson Hole in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from New York City to Jackson Hole, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in September, plan for slightly colder days in Jackson Hole, with highs around 23°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Museums · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve ©
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve
Made ©
Made

3
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): cruise along Firehole Canyon Drive, then explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, then take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, contemplate the waterfront views at Dragon's Mouth Springs, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids.

Plan a trip to Yellowstone National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Getting from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Jackson Hole in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 18°C and 0°C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Wed) before leaving for Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

2
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, then take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio, then admire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, and finally take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Lipan Point, then trek along South Kaibab Trail, and then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 28°C and lows reach 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point

1
night
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 12th (Sat), shop like a local with The Strip and then get active on the water at Water Sports.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Las Vegas trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): stroll through Kayenta Trail, then stroll through Pa'rus Trail, then view the masterpieces at David J West Gallery, and finally hike along Watchman Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: explore and take pictures at Zion Shuttle and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Zion National Park attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for slightly colder days in Zion National Park, with highs around 34°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

David J West Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Zion Shuttle ©
Zion Shuttle
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Watchman Trail ©
Watchman Trail

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of The Ranch at Furnace Creek and then explore the fascinating underground world of Titus Canyon.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Death Valley National Park road trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and bus from Zion National Park to Death Valley National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Zion National Park to Death Valley National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Zion National Park in September, things will get a bit warmer in Death Valley National Park: highs are around 38°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Titus Canyon ©
Titus Canyon
The Ranch at Furnace Creek ©
The Ranch at Furnace Creek

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nights
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.
On the 16th (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and finally admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and finally make a trip to Olmsted Point.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary planner.

Take a bus from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Death Valley National Park in September: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 18th (Fri), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, look for all kinds of wild species at Marin Headlands, and then stroll through Lands End. On the next day, walk around Presidio of San Francisco and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip planning website.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by combination of bus and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 17°C in San Francisco. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): contemplate the long history of The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, buy something for everyone on your list at The Americana at Brand, and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip builder tool.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in September: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

The Americana at Brand, The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
The Americana at Brand ©
The Americana at Brand

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