11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Calgary
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Portland
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Calgary

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): ponder the world of politics at Utah State Capitol and then look for gifts at Harmons City Creek.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Salt Lake City attractions planner.

Calgary, Canada to Salt Lake City is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Calgary in September, with highs in Salt Lake City at 32°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Nature Parks Shopping
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Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Utah State Capitol ©
Utah State Capitol
Harmons City Creek ©
Harmons City Creek

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip website .

You can fly from Salt Lake City to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to San Francisco. When traveling from Salt Lake City in September, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Shopping Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portland: Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville) and Penner-Ash Wine Cellars (in Newberg). There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, admire the natural beauty at Hoyt Arboretum, get outside with Portland Timbers, and don't miss a visit to Pioneer Courthouse Square.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Portland tour site .

Getting from San Francisco to Portland by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. September in Portland sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Penner-Ash Wine Cellars, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum ©
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum

2
nights
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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and shop like a local with Pike Place Market.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Seattle itinerary builder .

You can fly from Portland to Seattle in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. September in Seattle sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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