12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 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 Old Faithful, get to know the fascinating history of Lone Star Geyser, and take in the dramatic natural features at Aurum Geyser.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park online trip planner.

Kansas City to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Kansas City to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Kansas City in September, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 60°F and lows at 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Hot Spring
Old Faithful
4.5

1
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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park trip site.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Grand Teton
4.9

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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: trek along Tuolumne Meadows, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, make a trip to Yosemite Village, and explore the activities along Tenaya Lake.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park travel route 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 drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Teton National Park to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are somewhat warmer (74°F), and nights are about the same (38°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Half Dome
4.9
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Must see
Tuolumne Meadows
4.7

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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 15th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, then see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco tour itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 58°F in San Francisco. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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