14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Make it your trip
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 day
Drive
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
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West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive
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Coeur d'Alene
— 1 night
Drive
5
Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive
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Portland
— 2 nights
Fly
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Glenwood Springs
— 2 nights
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Grand Teton National Park

— 1 day

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.
On the 3rd (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park trip planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Grand Teton National Park is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in August, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be much colder, around 43°F, while days are little chillier, around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Yellowstone National Park

— 5 nights

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.
Family-friendly places like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, look for all kinds of wild species at Firehole Canyon Drive, and trek along Natural Bridge Trail.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park online holiday builder.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 70°F and lows are around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

West Yellowstone

— 1 night
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): cast your line with a fishing tour, identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, and then get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our West Yellowstone route planning app.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in West Yellowstone are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Coeur d'Alene

— 1 night
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Coeur d'Alene Lake, then wander the wide-open spaces of Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Coeur d'Alene trip planner.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Coeur d'Alene in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from West Yellowstone in August, with highs in Coeur d'Alene at 84°F and lows at 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Seattle

— 2 nights

Emerald City

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally wander the streets of Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): meet the residents at Woodland Park Zoo, take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and then work some fitness into your day at Discovery Park.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Seattle travel planner.

Getting from Coeur d'Alene to Seattle by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Coeur d'Alene in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 61°F in Seattle. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping · Outdoors

Portland

— 2 nights

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.
On the 13th (Fri), look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, head outdoors with Portland Timbers, then don't miss a visit to Pittock Mansion, then take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, and finally stop by Ladd's Addition. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Portland trip planner.

Drive from Seattle to Portland in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Portland are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Glenwood Springs

— 2 nights
Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 15th (Sun), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then hike along Hanging Lake Trail, and then explore the activities along Hanging Lake.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Glenwood Springs sightseeing site.

You can fly from Portland to Glenwood Springs in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Portland to Glenwood Springs due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portland in August, you will find days in Glenwood Springs are much colder (64°F), and nights are a bit cooler (47°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Outdoors · Parks · Spas · Tours

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Montana travel guide

4.8
River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.

Idaho travel guide

4.6
River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Waterfalls
The Gem State
The mountainous state of Idaho houses some of the country's largest stretches of unspoiled nature. There are plenty of opportunities for adventurous holidays here, with rapids, canyons, snow-capped mountains, expansive lakes, and waterfalls higher than Niagara Falls. Those on vacation with access to a car can enjoy some of the most scenic drives in the nation while traversing Idaho's rugged landscape. Boise, the state's capital and most populous city, provides cultural attractions such as museums, galleries, and theater. The students of Boise State University contribute to the city's vibrant and growing nightlife scene.