11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Nashville
Fly + Bus:  4 h 45 min
1
Omaha
— Few hours
Bus:  2 h 15 min
2
Des Moines
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  5 h
3
Custer
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
4
Medora
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h 45 min
6
Boise
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
7
Portland
— 1 night
Bus:  3 h 15 min
8
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 15 min
9
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  5 h 45 min
10
Minneapolis
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Nashville

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Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): try to win big at Horseshoe Council Bluffs.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Omaha itinerary planner.

Nashville to Omaha is an approximately 5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Omaha are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Des Moines.

Things to do in Omaha

Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trip

Horseshoe Council Bluffs
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Horseshoe Council Bluffs ©
Horseshoe Council Bluffs

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Des Moines

Des Moines ©
Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Downtown Farmers Market, then get a sense of history and politics at Capitol Building, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at High Trestle Trail.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Des Moines day trip planning site.

Take a bus from Omaha to Des Moines in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daytime highs in Des Moines are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Custer.

Things to do in Des Moines

Trails Parks Shopping

Side Trip

High Trestle Trail
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Downtown Farmers Market ©
Downtown Farmers Market
Capitol Building ©
Capitol Building

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Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
On the 21st (Sun), explore and take pictures at Needles Highway, then cruise along Iron Mountain Road, and then appreciate the history behind Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Custer trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Des Moines to Custer takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Des Moines to Custer is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Des Moines in June; daily highs in Custer reach 73°F and lows reach 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Medora.

Things to do in Custer

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Needles Highway, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
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Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial

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Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at South Unit.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Medora trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Custer to Medora in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, daily temperatures in Medora can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Medora

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

South Unit
Highlights from your plan
South Unit ©
South Unit

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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take a memorable drive along Virginia Cascade Drive, then trek along Artist Point, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and finally take some stellar pictures from Lookout Point. On the next day, witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park road trip app.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Medora to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Medora in June, things will get slightly colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 66°F and lows about 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Boise.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 25th (Thu), trek along Boise River Greenbelt, get your game on at Boise Escape, and then have some family-friendly fun at Labyrinth Escape Games.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Boise visit planning website.

Do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Boise in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June: highs in Boise hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Boise

Fun & Games Trails Parks

Side Trip

Labyrinth Escape Games
Highlights from your plan
Labyrinth Escape Games ©
Labyrinth Escape Games
Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
On the 26th (Fri), walk around Laurelhurst Park, admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, then get your game on at Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade, then take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and finally look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Portland trip maker.

Fly from Boise to Portland in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Boise in June: highs in Portland hover around 77°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Shopping Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

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Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Seattle trip site.

You can take a bus from Portland to Seattle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): trek along Grinnell Glacier, explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road, and then take some stellar pictures from Jackson Glacier Overlook.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Glacier National Park itinerary planner.

Getting from Seattle to Glacier National Park by combination of flight and taxi takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Glacier National Park. Traveling from Seattle in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Glacier National Park, with lows of 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Jackson Glacier Overlook ©
Jackson Glacier Overlook

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Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): get your game on at Game Show Battle Rooms, then explore the activities along Chain of Lakes, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Isles, and finally have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Minneapolis tour builder app.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to Minneapolis in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Glacier National Park to Minneapolis is 1 hour. Traveling from Glacier National Park in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 61°F in Minneapolis. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Game Show Battle Rooms
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game ©
The Escape Game
Game Show Battle Rooms ©
Game Show Battle Rooms
Chain of Lakes ©
Chain of Lakes

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