13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Dallas
— 1 day
2
Denver
— 1 night
3
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
5
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
6
Olympic National Park
— 2 nights
7
Astoria
— 1 night
8
San Francisco
— 1 night
9
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
10
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night

S M T W T F S
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26

1
day
Dallas

Dallas ©

Big D

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
On the 8th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Grapevine Historic Main Street District, then don't miss a visit to Top O'Hill Terrace, and then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Dallas online itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Dallas. September in Dallas sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Dallas

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Grapevine Historic Main Street District ©
Grapevine Historic Main Street District

1
night
Denver

Denver ©

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
On the 9th (Wed), browse the exhibits of Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities, push the limits with Oxotic Supercar Driving Experience, then see the interesting displays at National Ballpark Museum, and finally sample the fine beverages at Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Dallas to Denver takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Dallas in September, expect nights in Denver to be cooler, around 52°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Childrens Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Nightlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities ©
Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities
Oxotic Supercar Driving Experience ©
Oxotic Supercar Driving Experience
Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour ©
Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©

Crossroads of the West

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.
On the 10th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon, and then trek along Mount Olympus Trail.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Salt Lake City trip planner.

You can fly from Denver to Salt Lake City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Salt Lake City when traveling from Denver in September, with lows around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square

2
nights
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.
On the 11th (Fri), witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, explore the striking landscape at Blue Star Spring, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, and finally explore the striking landscape at Aurum Geyser.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Salt Lake City in September, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 60°F and lows at 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Aurum Geyser ©
Aurum Geyser
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

1
night
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©

Crown of the Continent

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
On the 12th (Sat), take some stellar pictures from Jackson Glacier Overlook and then admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Grinnell Glacier.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September: high temperatures in Glacier National Park hover around 70°F and lows are around 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
Jackson Glacier Overlook ©
Jackson Glacier Overlook

2
nights
Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park ©
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
On the 14th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Rialto Beach and then kick back and relax at Ruby Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Olympic National Park trip itinerary planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Glacier National Park to Olympic National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Glacier National Park to Olympic National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Glacier National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Olympic National Park, with lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Astoria.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Rialto Beach ©
Rialto Beach

1
night
Astoria

Astoria ©

Spirit of the Columbia

Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): kick back and relax at Cannon Beach and then stroll through Haystack Rock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Astoria trip planning tool.

Take a bus from Olympic National Park to Astoria in 7.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 52°F. On the 16th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

1
night
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 17th (Thu): take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

Getting from Astoria to San Francisco by combination of bus and flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Astoria in September; daily highs in San Francisco reach 76°F and lows reach 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

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

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
On the 18th (Fri), wander the streets of El Pueblo de Los Angeles, then don't miss a visit to Montana Avenue, then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica State Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Los Angeles trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in September, things will get a bit warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 85°F and lows about 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
El Pueblo de Los Angeles ©
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

1
night
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 19th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, then take a pleasant ride with Canyon Trail Rides, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park attractions planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 43°F at night. On the 20th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon Railway Depot ©
Grand Canyon Railway Depot

Similar plans

15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: November, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 15 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Yellowstone National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, hidden gems Preferences: June, teens Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, kids, shopping, popular sights Preferences: December, kids, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans