15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Manchester
Fly:  14​h 15​min
Denver
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Rapid City
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  3​h 15​min
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  15​h 30​min
Manchester

3
days
Denver

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Step out of the city life by going to Mount Evans and Denver Zoo. Go for a jaunt from Denver to Idaho Springs to see River Rafting & Tubing about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Union Station, Denver, CO, look for gifts at Dardano's Shoes, and admire all the interesting features of Coors Field.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver travel itinerary creator.

Manchester, UK to Denver is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. Traveling from Manchester in May, expect nights in Denver to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
Mount Evans
River Rafting & Tubing
Denver Zoo

3
days
Rapid City

South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Get in touch with nature at Custer State Park and Wildlife Loop Road. Venture out of the city with trips to Crazy Horse Memorial (in Crazy Horse) and Mount Rushmore National Memorial (in Keystone). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Bear Country USA, meet the residents at Reptile Gardens, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapel In the Hills.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Rapid City travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Denver to Rapid City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Rapid City are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Custer, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Crazy Horse Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Custer State Park
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Bear Country USA

1
day
Salt Lake City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, get lost in a book at Family History Library, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Temple Square.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City vacation builder.

Getting from Rapid City to Salt Lake City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Salt Lake City when traveling from Rapid City in May, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square
Salt Lake Temple
Family History Library

5
days
Yellowstone National Park

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Uncle Tom's Trail and S Rim Trail. Get outdoors at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Yellowstone Lake. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Beaver Ponds Loop Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lone Star Geyser, and steep yourself in history at Fort Yellowstone Historic District.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park vacation planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Salt Lake City in June, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are slightly colder (22°C), and nights are cooler (1°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring

1
day
Grand Teton National Park

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 7th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Wildlife Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton

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