11 days in Western US Itinerary

11 days in Western US Itinerary

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

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore and take pictures at 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park trip itinerary maker website.

Erie to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Plan for cooler nights when traveling from Erie in June since evenings lows in Grand Teton National Park dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake
Glacier View Turnout ©
Glacier View Turnout

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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.
On the 28th (Sun), take some stellar pictures from Lookout Point, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and then trek along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, witness a stunning natural landmark at Solitary Geyser, thentake in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and finally take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in June: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

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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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco travel planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much hotter in San Francisco, with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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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: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, make a trip to Olmsted Point, hike along Panorama Trail, and stroll through May Lake Trailhead.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Yosemite National Park trip simple and quick.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Nevada Falls Loop ©
Nevada Falls Loop

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