15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Venice
Fly:  16​h 30​min
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
Jackson Hole
— 1 night
Drive:  16​h
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Friday Harbor
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
Venice

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Salt Lake City

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.
For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Salt Lake City travel itinerary planner.

Rome, Italy to Salt Lake City is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Rome to Salt Lake City. In August, daytime highs in Salt Lake City are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites
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Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

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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.
Kids will enjoy Grand Loop Road and Firehole Canyon Drive. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail and witness a stunning natural landmark at West Thumb Geyser Basin.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, Yellowstone National Park is colder than Salt Lake City - with highs of 25°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Wildlife Scenic Drive Outdoors
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Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive
Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
On the 23rd (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Inspiration Point and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oxbow Bend.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Jackson Hole vacation builder.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August: highs in Jackson Hole hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Oxbow Bend ©
Oxbow Bend
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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Newport

Newport
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): examine the collection at Ripley's Believe It or Not! - Newport, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Oregon Coast Aquarium, and then identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Newport trip generator.

Do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus from Jackson Hole to Newport in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Jackson Hole in August, plan for little chillier days in Newport, with highs around 20°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums
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Oregon Coast Aquarium
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Ripley's Believe It or Not! - Newport ©

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Snoqualmie Falls and Food Tours. Family-friendly places like Space Needle and Pike Place Market will thrill your kids. Change things up with a short trip to Museum of Glass in Tacoma (about 36 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Seattle vacation builder.

Getting from Newport to Seattle by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Newport in August; daily highs in Seattle reach 30°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can fly to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Museum of Glass, Snoqualmie Falls
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Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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Friday Harbor

The tiny town of Friday Harbor is the largest village on the San Juan Islands, and it fits within just 2.6 km (1 sq mi) of space.
On the 30th (Thu), see the interesting displays at The Whale Museum and then identify plant and animal life at Shark Reef Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Lime Kiln Point State Park and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Friday Harbor vacation builder.

Getting from Seattle to Friday Harbor by flight takes about an hour. Other options: ride a ferry. Traveling from Seattle in August, expect Friday Harbor to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Shark Reef Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Lime Kiln Point State Park ©
Lime Kiln Point State Park
The Whale Museum
The Whale Museum

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