34 days in United States Itinerary

34 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive
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Wawona
— 2 nights
Drive
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Fly to Page, Drive to Monument Valley
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Monument Valley
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Drive
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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Keystone
— 2 nights
Fly
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hartford
— 1 night
Drive
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Boston
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salem
— Few hours
Drive
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New York City
— 5 nights
Fly
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Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Union Square, Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround, Lombard Street, and other attractions you added. Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. There's more to do: trek along Lands End and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our San Francisco online tour itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport and Travis Air Force Base. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Wawona.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
Lands End ©
Must see
Lands End
4.8
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7

2
nights
Wawona

Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. You've now added Half Dome to your itinerary. On your second day here, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, then admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, then snap pictures at Pohono Bridge, and finally explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Wawona route website.

Getting from San Francisco to Wawona by car takes about 4 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for much hotter days in Wawona, with highs around 43°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 20°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Half Dome ©
Must see
Half Dome
4.9
Yosemite Falls ©
Must see
Yosemite Falls
4.7

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Wawona to Death Valley National Park takes 7 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Wawona in July, with lows around 26°C. You'll set off for Grand Canyon National Park on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

2
nights
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.
On the 20th (Mon), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then take some stellar pictures from Powell Point. Here are some ideas for day two: explore and take pictures at East Rim Drive, take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point, and then stroll through South Kaibab Trail.

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Drive from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Death Valley National Park, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your trip
East Rim Drive ©
Scenic Drive
East Rim Drive
4.9

2
nights
Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): trot along with a tour on horseback, then take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and then hike along Wildcat Trail.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Monument Valley day trip tool.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley by combination of flight and car takes about 5.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, with highs in Monument Valley at 38°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Trails
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.1
Wildcat Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Wildcat Trail
4.7

1
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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 25th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Tabernacle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Assembly Hall.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City road trip planner.

Getting from Monument Valley to Salt Lake City by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Monument Valley in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 24°C in Salt Lake City. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your trip
The Tabernacle ©
Must see
The Tabernacle
4.6
Temple Square ©
Must see
Temple Square
4.6
Salt Lake Temple ©
Religious Site
Salt Lake Temple
4.5

3
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Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Old Faithful and Norris Geyser Basin. Get outdoors at Grand Prismatic Spring and Castle Geyser. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Artists’ Paintpots, explore the striking landscape at Biscuit Basin, take in the dramatic scenery at Gibbon Falls, and take in the natural beauty of Sapphire Pool.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. In July, Yellowstone National Park is cooler than Salt Lake City - with highs of 26°C and lows of 4°C. On the 28th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

2
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Keystone

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Twisted Pine Winery, learn more about the world around you at The Museum @ Black Hills Institute, then explore the activities along Horse Thief Lake, and finally explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Keystone Historical Museum, examine the collection at Gutzon Borglum Historical Center, look for gifts at Professor Samuel's Portrait Emporium, then see the interesting displays at National Presidential Wax Museum, and finally try for a hole-in-one at Holy Terror Mini Golf.

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You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Keystone in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Keystone at 31°C and lows at 13°C. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Washington DC.

Things to do in Keystone

Museums · Parks · Nature · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, admire the masterpieces at Smithsonian Institution Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, then get engrossed in the history at Smithsonian American Art Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC travel site.

Getting from Keystone to Washington DC by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Keystone in July; daily highs in Washington DC reach 37°C and lows reach 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hartford.

Things to do in Washington DC

Side Trip

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Hartford

Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): get curious at Connecticut Science Center, get a sense of history and politics at Connecticut State Capitol, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St Joseph, then steep yourself in history at Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of First Church of Christ in Hartford. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Webb Deane Stevens Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Ancient Burying Ground, and then contemplate the long history of Old State House.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hartford day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Washington DC to Hartford in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. Traveling from Washington DC in August, Hartford is a bit cooler at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Hartford

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Cathedral of St Joseph ©
Religious Site
Cathedral of St Joseph
4.7

2
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Boston

Beantown

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
To plan Boston vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Hartford to Boston by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Salem.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Shopping Mall
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
4.2
Boston Children's Museum ©
Children’s Museum
Boston Children's Museum
4.4

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Salem

Witch City

Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
On the 5th (Wed), stroll the grounds of Old Burying Point Cemetery, then look for gifts at Bewitched in Salem, then get your game on at Witch Pix, and finally explore the galleries of Salem Toy Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Salem route tool.

Drive from Boston to Salem in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Salem

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Fun & Games
Highlights from your trip
Bewitched in Salem ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Bewitched in Salem
4.6

5
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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Step off the beaten path and head to Speed Boats Tours and Ground Zero Museum Workshop. Visit Brooklyn Heights Promenade and 9/11 Memorial for their historical value. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at New York Public Library, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and wander the streets of Times Square.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our New York City vacation builder.

Drive from Salem to New York City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Salem in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in New York City, with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Speed Boats Tours
4.8
New York Public Library ©
Specialty Museum
New York Public Library
4.7
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Specialty Museum
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
4.6

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Orlando

Theme Park Capital of the World

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Stetson Mansion and The Escape Game Orlando. Go for a jaunt from Orlando to Apopka to see Wekiwa Springs State Park about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: experience the excitement of ICON Park, laugh and play at World of Disney, don't miss a visit to Cinderella Castle, and discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Orlando trip planner.

Fly from New York City to Orlando in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in August, expect nights in Orlando to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 39°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Orlando

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Stetson Mansion ©
Must see
Stetson Mansion
4.9
The Escape Game Orlando ©
Entertainment Center
The Escape Game Orlando
4.9
World of Disney ©
Disney Park / Activity
World of Disney
4.5

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

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 14th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Hollywood, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, then explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and finally admire the masterpieces at The Broad. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, explore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, look for gifts at LA Farmers' Market, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, and finally see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Orlando to Los Angeles by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Orlando to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Orlando in August, with highs in Los Angeles at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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