14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 15​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  11​h 15​min
4
Zion National Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  6​h 30​min
5
Custer
— 1 day
taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Vancouver

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, and meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Seattle day trip tool .

Vancouver, Canada to Seattle is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. June in Seattle sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

2
nights
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, scenic drive, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, stroll through Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, don't miss a visit to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, and trek along Panorama Trail.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park road trip website .

Do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi from Seattle to Yosemite National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Seattle in June, Yosemite National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias ©

4
nights
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 9th (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, take some stellar pictures from Mohave Point, and admire all the interesting features of East Rim Drive.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 12.5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of The Narrows. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon, then explore and take pictures at Observation Point, and then hike along Angel's Landing.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Zion National Park journey planning app .

Take a bus from Grand Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 11.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June: high temperatures in Zion National Park hover around 40°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Custer.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Zion's Main Canyon ©
Zion's Main Canyon

1
day
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park, then take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, then take some stellar pictures from Breezy Point Picnic Area, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

To find out how to plan a trip to Custer, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Zion National Park to Custer by combination of taxi and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or drive. Expect colder weather when traveling from Zion National Park in June: highs in Custer hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Custer

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Keystone
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel

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