29 days in Western US Itinerary

29 days in Western US Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brussels
Fly + Drive:  14 h 15 min
1
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Durango
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Santa Fe
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  5 h 15 min
4
Buena Vista
— 2 nights
+4
Bus + Train + Foot + Fly + Bus:  7 h 45 min
5
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  7 h 45 min
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
7
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
8
Sedona
— 3 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
9
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Brussels

3
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Explore hidden gems such as Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and River Rafting & Tubing. Take a break from Moab with a short trip to Delicate Arch in Arches National Park, about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, immerse yourself in nature at Dead Horse Point State Park, and learn more about the world around you at Moab Giants.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Moab online itinerary maker.

Brussels, Belgium to Moab is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car; or fly. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Brussels to Moab due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Brussels in June, plan for much hotter days in Moab, with highs around 41°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Durango.

Things to do in Moab

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Delicate Arch
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Climbing Tours
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch

3
nights
Durango

Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
Explore hidden gems such as Zipline and Cliff Palace. Change things up with these side-trips from Durango: Pagosa Springs (Treasure Falls & Made in Colorado Shoppe). And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, see Off-Road Tours, and make a trip to Historic Downtown Durango.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Durango travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Moab to Durango in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. In June, Durango is a bit cooler than Moab - with highs of 34°C and lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Durango

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Pagosa Springs, Cliff Palace
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
River Rafting & Tubing
Off-Road Tours

3
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Explore hidden gems such as The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi and Canyon Road. Explore Santa Fe's surroundings by going to Taos (Millicent Rogers Museum & Rio Grande Gorge Bridge) and Taos Mesa Brewing (in El Prado). The adventure continues: examine the collection at New Mexico History Museum, steep yourself in history at Loretto Chapel, admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and make a trip to Santa Fe Plaza.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Santa Fe online trip maker.

You can drive from Durango to Santa Fe in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Santa Fe when traveling from Durango in June, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Taos
Highlights from your plan
The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi ©
Rio Grande Gorge Bridge ©
Rio Grande Gorge Bridge
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

2
nights
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. On the 24th (Wed), get interesting insight from Tours, take in the exciting artwork at Sundance and Friends, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): get interesting insight from Tours.

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You can do a combination of flight and car from Santa Fe to Buena Vista in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. In June, Buena Vista is a bit cooler than Santa Fe - with highs of 30°C and lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
River Rafting & Tubing
Zipline

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Yosemite, Tunnel View and Yosemite Falls. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, trek along Mariposa Grove, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bridalveil Fall, and explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park road trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Buena Vista to Yosemite National Park in 11.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June, daytime highs in Yosemite National Park are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass

2
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Gun Garage and The Neon Museum. Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Overton to see Valley of Fire State Park about 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, get your game on at Dig This, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and try to win big at Wynn Las Vegas.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas day trip planning tool.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas in 17.5 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, with highs in Las Vegas at 46°C and lows at 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Nature Parks

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
Gun Garage ©
Gun Garage
Battlefield Vegas ©
Battlefield Vegas
Dig This ©
Dig This

3
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Narrows and Angel's Landing. The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park, cruise along Zion Shuttle, get great views at Observation Point, and explore and take pictures at Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Zion National Park trip builder app.

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 difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in July: highs in Zion National Park hover around 40°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) and Devil's Bridge Trail. Step out of Sedona to go to Camp Verde and see Montezuma Castle National Monument, which is approximately 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Oak Creek Canyon, trek along Airport Mesa, admire the majestic nature at Slide Rock State Park, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Sedona route planning app.

Drive from Zion National Park to Sedona in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sedona, with lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Montezuma Castle National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)
Devil's Bridge Trail ©
Devil's Bridge Trail

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grand Teton and Upper Geyser Basin. Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Yellowstone National Park, witness a stunning natural landmark at West Thumb Geyser Basin, hike along Artist Point, and explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park online attractions planner.

Do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Sedona to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Sedona in July, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be much colder, around 4°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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