11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Hershey
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Bellefonte
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
4
Dayton
— 1 day
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  8​h
5
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  9​h
End: New York City

2
nights
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read New York City holiday maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to New York City. In August, daytime highs in New York City are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Hershey.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
Hershey

Hershey ©
Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
On the 23rd (Fri), get in on the family fun at Hersheypark.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Hershey vacation builder tool .

Drive from New York City to Hershey in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Hershey when traveling from New York City in August, with lows around 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Bellefonte.

Things to do in Hershey

Theme Parks
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Hersheypark ©
Hersheypark

1
night
Bellefonte

Bellefonte ©
Bellefonte is a borough and the county seat of Centre County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Big Spring Spirits, then stroll around Talleyrand Park, and then admire the masterpieces at Bellefonte Art Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bellefonte sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Hershey to Bellefonte in 2 hours. Traveling from Hershey in August, expect Bellefonte to be little chillier, temps between 78°F and 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dayton.

Things to do in Bellefonte

Parks Breweries & Distilleries Museums
Highlights from your plan
Talleyrand Park ©
Talleyrand Park
Big Spring Spirits ©
Big Spring Spirits
Bellefonte Art Museum ©
Bellefonte Art Museum

1
day
Dayton

Dayton ©
Home of airplane pioneers the Wright brothers, Dayton prides itself on its inventors, including Charles F.
On the 25th (Sun), see the interesting displays at National Museum of the US Air Force.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Dayton online driving holiday planner .

Explore your travel options from Bellefonte to Dayton with the Route module. In August, daytime highs in Dayton are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Dayton

Museums
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National Museum of the US Air Force ©

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): trek along Tuolumne Meadows, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and finally hike along Panorama Trail.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and car from Dayton to Yosemite National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dayton to Yosemite National Park. Traveling from Dayton in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a San Francisco trip simple and quick.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect nights in San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, around 59°F, while days are slightly colder, around 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, then explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, and finally take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planning website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for colder nights when traveling from San Francisco in August since evenings lows in Yellowstone National Park dip to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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