11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner

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1
Rapid City
— 1 night
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
3
East Glacier Park
— 1 night
4
Spokane Valley
— 1 night
5
Spokane
— 1 night
6
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
7
Vicksburg
— 1 night

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of America's Founding Fathers Exhibit and then take a stroll through Downtown Rapid City. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, admire the majestic nature at Custer State Park, and then explore and take pictures at Wildlife Loop Road.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rapid City holiday planning app.

Atlanta to Rapid City is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Atlanta to Rapid City due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Atlanta in June: high temperatures in Rapid City hover around 78°F and lows are around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Rapid City

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Custer
Highlights from your plan
America's Founding Fathers Exhibit ©
America's Founding Fathers Exhibit
Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Castle Geyser and Lake Butte Overlook. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful. Go for a jaunt from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone to see Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center about 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley, and explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge Trail.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Fly from Rapid City to Yellowstone National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. While traveling from Rapid City, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to East Glacier Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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East Glacier Park

East Glacier Park ©
East Glacier Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Glacier County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): hike along Dawson Pass and Pitamakan Pass Loop and then take in the dramatic scenery at Aster Falls.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our East Glacier Park journey app.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to East Glacier Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Spokane Valley.

Things to do in East Glacier Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Aster Falls ©
Aster Falls

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Spokane Valley

Spokane Valley ©
Spokane Valley is a city in Spokane County, Washington, United States, and the largest suburb of Spokane. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): cool off at Splash Down Waterpark and then get engrossed in the history at Spokane Valley Heritage Museum.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Spokane Valley trip site.

You can drive from East Glacier Park to Spokane Valley in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. In July, daytime highs in Spokane Valley are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Spokane.

Things to do in Spokane Valley

Theme Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Splash Down Waterpark ©
Splash Down Waterpark
Spokane Valley Heritage Museum ©
Spokane Valley Heritage Museum

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Spokane

Spokane ©
Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture, then stroll around Riverfront Park, and then stroll around Manito Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Spokane tour planning website.

Spokane is just a stone's throw from Spokane Valley. July in Spokane sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Spokane

Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Manito Park ©
Manito Park
Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture ©
Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture
Riverfront Park ©
Riverfront Park

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Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road, then contemplate the long history of Loretto Chapel, then admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Fe Plaza. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Palace of the Governors and then take in the dramatic natural features at Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip app.

You can fly from Spokane to Santa Fe in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Santa Fe are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Palace of the Governors ©
Palace of the Governors
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

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Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, examine the collection at Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center, then explore the galleries of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and finally stroll the grounds of Vicksburg National Cemetery.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Vicksburg journey builder tool.

Getting from Santa Fe to Vicksburg by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Santa Fe to Vicksburg, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Santa Fe in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Vicksburg, with lows of 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Vicksburg National Cemetery ©
Vicksburg National Cemetery
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum