22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly + bus:  10​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly + Drive:  11​h
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly + subway:  6​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  17​h
London

3
days
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.
Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island are in your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Times Square, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and wander the streets of Fifth Avenue.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the New York City online itinerary creator.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. In July, New York City is a bit warmer than London - with highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

4
days
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Yellowstone Lake. Go for a jaunt from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park to see Grand Teton about 1h 25 min away. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, make a trip to Artist Point, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and take a memorable drive along Firehole Canyon Drive.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of bus, flight, and car from New York City to Yellowstone National Park in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in July, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are cooler (5°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
For shopping fun, head to Union Square or City Lights Booksellers & Publishers. Get a sense of the local culture at Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco by combination of taxi, flight, and subway takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 16°C in San Francisco. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
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Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

2
days
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): wander the streets of The Strip, browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes, then look for gifts at Barneys New York, and finally admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Mob Museum and then admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas vacation trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, things will get warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 46°C and lows about 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Nature Parks
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The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

5
days
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.
Do your shopping at Canyon Village Marketplace and Lookout Studio. Step out of the city life by going to Rim Trail and South Kaibab Trail. On the 18th (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, stroll through North Kaibab Trail, cruise along East Rim Drive, and take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park custom trip planner.

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, Grand Canyon National Park is colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 33°C and lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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