21 days in Western US Itinerary

21 days in Western US Itinerary

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21 days in Western US Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Fly:  23​h 15​min
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  6​h
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Page
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Sedona
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Geneva

3
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park and Avalanche Lake. When in Glacier National Park, make a side trip to see River Rafting & Tubing in West Glacier, approximately 48 minutes away. There's more to do: admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road and admire the verdant scenery at Logan Pass.

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Geneva, Switzerland to Glacier National Park is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Geneva in July, Glacier National Park is little chillier at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
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Avalanche Lake ©
Avalanche Lake
Logan Pass ©
Logan Pass
River Rafting & Tubing

4
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone to see Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center about 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Yellowstone Lake, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, hike along Artist Point, and take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful.

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Getting from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park by combination of taxi, flight, and car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and flight. Traveling from Glacier National Park in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

3
nights
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Zion's Main Canyon and Zion Shuttle. Spend the 29th (Sun) exploring nature at The Narrows. There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Angel's Landing and admire all the interesting features of Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Zion National Park online trip itinerary maker .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Zion National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July; daily highs in Zion National Park reach 39°C and lows reach 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Zion National Park

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

3
nights
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rainbow Bridge National Monument and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Lower Antelope Canyon, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and kick back and relax at Lone Rock Beach.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Page trip planner.

Drive from Zion National Park to Page in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 26°C in Page. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature

Side Trip

Lone Rock Beach
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Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Lower Antelope Canyon ©
Lower Antelope Canyon

3
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 4th (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, cruise along East Rim Drive, and take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

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You can drive from Page to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Page in August, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be cooler, around 11°C, while days are slightly colder, around 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sedona.

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

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Sedona is known for nature, historic sites, trails, scenic drive, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, admire the majestic nature at Slide Rock State Park, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and explore the stunning scenery at Oak Creek Canyon.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sedona trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona takes 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Sedona at 38°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

#Nature, #Parks, #Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock

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