13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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Denver
— 1 night
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Portland
— 2 nights
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Redwood National Park
— 1 night
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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
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Denver
— 1 night
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour, contemplate the long history of Molly Brown House Museum, and then wander the streets of 16th Street Mall.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Denver trip itinerary tool.

Kansas City to Denver is an approximately 9-hour car ride. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Kansas City in September, Denver is a bit cooler at night with lows of 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Denver

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16th Street Mall ©
Neighborhood
16th Street Mall
2.4
Molly Brown House Museum ©
Historic Site
Molly Brown House Museum
4.4

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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 23rd (Wed): delve into the lush surroundings at Bridger Teton National Forest and then trek along Jenny Lake Trail. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Transfiguration, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Sacred Heart, and finally cruise along Signal Mountain Summit Road.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park online day trip planner.

You can fly from Denver to Grand Teton National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Denver in September; daily highs in Grand Teton National Park reach 68°F and lows reach 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Jenny Lake Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Jenny Lake Trail
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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 25th (Fri), take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Lone Star Geyser, then take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Gibbon Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at S Rim Trail, stroll through Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, and then get great views at Lookout Point.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 60°F and 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Gibbon Falls ©
Geologic Formation
Gibbon Falls
4.5

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Portland

City of Roses

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Step out of the city life by going to Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and Sokol Blosser Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil) and Newberg (Adelsheim Vineyard & Bravuro Cellars). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, stop by Powell's City of Books, and contemplate the long history of Columbia River Highway.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Portland vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Portland takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, expect nights in Portland to be much warmer, around 55°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Wineries

Side Trips

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take a peaceful walk through Tall Trees Grove and then hike along Redwood National Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Redwood National Park travel route app.

You can drive from Portland to Redwood National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Portland in September, with highs in Redwood National Park at 66°F and lows at 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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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 1st (Thu), take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Salt Lake City online journey planner.

You can fly from Redwood National Park to Salt Lake City in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, daytime highs in Salt Lake City are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
Temple Square ©
Religious Site
Temple Square
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Salt Lake Temple ©
Religious Site
Salt Lake Temple
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Assembly Hall ©
Religious Site
Assembly Hall
4.6

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Denver

Mile-High City

On the 3rd (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity United Methodist Church, and then contemplate the long history of Denver Union Station.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver online trip planner.

Getting from Salt Lake City to Denver by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salt Lake City in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Denver, with lows of 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

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