10 days in Western US Itinerary

10 days in Western US Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western US trip planner

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Fly
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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive to Fresno Yosemite International Airport, Fly to Indianapolis International Airport

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Yellowstone National Park

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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, head outdoors with Morning Glory Pool, and contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park online trip planner.

Indianapolis to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from Indianapolis to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Indianapolis in July, plan for slightly colder days in Yellowstone National Park, with highs around 73°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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San Francisco

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 12th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from Coit Tower, take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, then get curious at Exploratorium, and finally browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read San Francisco vacation planning tool.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train. 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, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums · Parks

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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, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lembert Dome, and take a memorable tour with YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours.

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Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails