11 days in Western US Itinerary

11 days in Western US Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights

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Yellowstone National Park

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: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Lone Star Geyser, trek along Observation Point Trail, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washburn.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park day trip planner.

Dayton to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from Dayton to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dayton in June, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be much colder, around 34°F, while days are little chillier, around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park online tour planner.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Grand Teton National Park, with highs around 72°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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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.
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, don't miss a visit to Half Dome, trek along Panorama Trail, and take a memorable tour with YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Grand Teton National Park to Yosemite National Park in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Teton National Park to Yosemite National Park is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in June: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

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San Francisco

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 11th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, visit Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip builder site.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by combination of bus and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around 71°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 55°F. On the 12th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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