10 days in Western US Itinerary

10 days in Western US Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western US trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus to Reno, Fly to Jackson
3
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26

San Francisco

— 1 night

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco road trip planning tool.

Detroit to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and subway. The time zone difference when traveling from Detroit to San Francisco is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Detroit in June, expect San Francisco to be slightly colder, temps between 71°F and 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods

Yosemite National Park

— 3 nights
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.
On the 16th (Wed), make a trip to Yosemite Village, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and finally hike along Four Mile Trail. Keep things going the next day: hike along Panorama Trail, trek along Nevada Falls Loop, then take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, and finally get great views at Washburn Point.

To find out how to plan a trip to Yosemite National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in June, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be slightly colder, around 43°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 79°F. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Grand Teton National Park

— 1 night

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park day trip planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Grand Teton National Park by combination of bus and flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Teton National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June: highs in Grand Teton National Park hover around 72°F, while lows dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

Yellowstone National Park

— 4 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring. The adventure continues: take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Butte Overlook, take in the dramatic natural features at Golden Gate Canyon, and hike along Osprey Falls Trail.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park online route builder.

Drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in June, things will get slightly colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 66°F and lows about 34°F. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails