30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Durham
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
4
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
7
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
8
New York City
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
9
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
End: Durham

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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, try to win big at Casino At The Venetian, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary builder.

Durham to Las Vegas is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Durham to Las Vegas. Traveling from Durham in June, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 103°F and 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim (about 36 minutes away). Pack the 5th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, examine the collection at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect colder days and a bit cooler nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

4
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, trek along Cooks Meadow Loop, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip website.

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, expect little chillier with lows of 43°F in Yosemite National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, wander the streets of SoMa, and catch a live event at Oracle Park.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco online trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around 55°F, while days are little chillier, around 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, thenwander the streets of Pike Place Market, thendon't miss a visit to Space Needle, and finally admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, thenexamine the collection at The Museum of Flight, and then see where the action happens at T-Mobile Park.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Seattle attractions planning site.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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.
Step out of Yellowstone National Park to go to Grand Teton National Park and see Grand Teton, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. Spend the 18th (Tue) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids, tour the pleasant surroundings at Artist Point, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful.

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Seattle, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, make a trip to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and see where the action happens at Wrigley Field.

Make your Chicago itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, expect nights in Chicago to be much hotter, around 63°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

3
nights
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our New York City day trip site.

Fly from Chicago to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to New York City. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in June, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

3
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Washington DC online visit planner.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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