38 days in United States Itinerary

38 days in United States Itinerary

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38 days in United States Itinerary

Brussels
Fly:  15​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 15 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
+3
taxi + bus + Fly + bus:  13​h
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  6​h
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
Denver
— 8 nights
Fly:  14​h
Brussels

15
days
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Get a sense of the local culture at Getty Center The Publications and Griffith Observatory. Get some historical perspective at Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park), Santa Monica (Montana Avenue, Santa Monica Farmers Market, & more) and Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach). Pack the 14th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica Bay, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, and immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica Beach.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles custom trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Brussels to Los Angeles. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in May: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Two Rodeo, Manhattan Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Third Street Promenade
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Getty Center The Publications

2
days
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve provides a glimpse of what much of the planet looked like when it emerged from the Ice Age.
Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve has been added to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Bartlett Cove.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve vacation trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Los Angeles to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Alaska Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, ranging from highs of 11°C to lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

Parks Nature Wildlife

2
days
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.
You've now added Glacier Point to your itinerary. On the 26th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, and then explore the striking landscape at El Capitan.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park itinerary builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve to Yosemite National Park. Traveling from Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve to Yosemite National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve in May: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Nature Center at Happy Isles
Glacier Point
El Capitan

2
days
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Canyon North Rim as well as Grand Canyon South Rim. On the 29th (Tue), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon North Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, then get a taste of the local shopping with Lookout Studio, and finally take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Hermit's Rest and then trek along Rim Trail.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

Do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 0°C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon North Rim

2
days
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 31st (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens and then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then shop like a local with The Strip.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas road trip site

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May: highs in Las Vegas hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip

2
days
Yellowstone National Park

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Artist Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the stunning scenery at S Rim Trail.

To find ratings and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park road trip app

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Las Vegas to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, things will get much colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 22°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Artist Point

8
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 Bear Lake. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Union Station, Denver, CO and Denver Art Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Denver: Boulder (Flatirons & Pearl Street Mall), River Rafting & Tubing (in Idaho Springs) and Winter Park Resort (in Winter Park). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Denver Zoo, admire all the interesting features of University of Denver, ski along the peaceful trails at Cherry Creek State Park, and stop by Tattered Cover Book Store.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Denver holiday planner

Do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Denver in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Denver, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Boulder, River Rafting & Tubing, Bear Lake, The Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave, Cherry Creek State Park
Highlights from your plan
Mount Evans
Bear Lake
Flatirons

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