21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  7 h 45 min
1
Marathon, Florida Keys
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  7 h 45 min
2
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Savannah
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  9 h 15 min
4
Custer
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9 h 45 min
6
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  20 h 45 min
End: Brno

2
nights
Marathon, Florida Keys

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): snap pictures at Old Seven Mile Bridge and then kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: sample the tasty concoctions at Islamorada Brewery & Distillery, look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, then identify plant and animal life at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Marathon day trip tool .

New York City to Marathon is an approximately 8-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from New York City in September, expect Marathon to be somewhat warmer, temps between 38°C and 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Bahia Honda State Park, Islamorada Brewery & Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

2
nights
Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Visiting Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Sea Pines Forest Preserve. The adventure continues: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, race across the water with a speed boat tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach, and hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Hilton Head vacation website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Marathon to Hilton Head takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Marathon in September, with highs in Hilton Head at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Visit Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters and First African Baptist Church for their historical value. Discover out-of-the-way places like Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace and City Market. Step out of Savannah with an excursion to Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum in Tybee Island--about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and walk around Forsyth Park.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Savannah online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Savannah takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Savannah are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Custer.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Tybee Island
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters ©
City Market ©
City Market

2
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
On the 10th (Thu), take a memorable drive along Iron Mountain Road, explore and take pictures at Wildlife Loop Road, and then get a new perspective on nature at Mammoth Site of Hot Springs. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Presidential Trail and then take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel.

Start your trip to Custer by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Savannah to Custer in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Savannah to Custer is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Savannah in September, you will find days in Custer are slightly colder (25°C), and nights are colder (8°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Custer

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trips

Presidential Trail, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Yellowstone National Park and Horseback Riding Tours. Get outdoors at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Artist Point. Take a break from Yellowstone National Park with a short trip to Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center in West Yellowstone, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, trek along Natural Bridge Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Undine Falls, and get to know the fascinating history of Lone Star Geyser.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park journey app .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Custer to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Custer in September; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 18°C and lows reach 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, Horseback Riding Tours
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Glacier Point and Yosemite Falls. Discover out-of-the-way places like Mariposa Grove and Tioga Pass. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, admire the sheer force of Chilnualna Falls, get great views at Washburn Point, and explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park day trip website .

Do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are somewhat warmer (27°C), and nights are about the same (3°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

Similar Plans

22 days in United States & Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, teens, kids, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 27 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 46 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA February, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 23 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 23 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, culture, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 23 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 36 days in Canada & United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
See more plans