16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  12​h 15​min
Seattle
— Few hours
Fly + subway:  4​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  12​h 15​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Manchester

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hours
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market and then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Seattle attractions planner.

Manchester, UK to Seattle is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in September: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods, #Museums
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, admire all the interesting features of AT&T Park, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and stroll through Golden Gate Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Seattle to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Childrens Museums, #Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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, scenic drive, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, trek along Panorama Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows, and make a trip to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Traveling from San Francisco in September, plan for colder nights in Yosemite National Park, with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

2
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

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 9th (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Powell Point, stroll through Rim Trail, and cruise along East Rim Drive.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park vacation planning site .

Drive from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 12.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. September in Grand Canyon National Park sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
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.
On the 11th (Tue), stroll through Artist Point, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and then get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): witness a stunning natural landmark at Sulphur Caldron and then identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park itinerary builder website .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 18°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

2
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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the New York City online journey planner .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to New York City by combination of car, flight, and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, expect nights in New York City to be much hotter, around 22°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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

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