10 days in Continental USA Itinerary

10 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly:  8 h
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Newark

3
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.
Get outdoors at Old Faithful and Aurum Geyser. There's much more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, trek along Osprey Falls Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Monument Geyser Basin, and head outdoors with Morning Glory Pool.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park travel planner.

Newark to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Newark to Yellowstone National Park. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Newark in July: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Aurum Geyser ©
Aurum Geyser

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Glacier Point and Taft Point. There's lots more to do: trek along Tuolumne Meadows, take in the dramatic natural features at Lembert Dome, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and stroll through Panorama Trail.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park by flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and train; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, expect Yosemite National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 83°F and 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Marshall’s Beach, thentake in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Baker Beach.

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Traveling by flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (73°F), and nights are a bit warmer (57°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fishing Charters & Tours
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park

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