15 days in Continental USA Itinerary

15 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Drive
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Hilton Head
— 1 day
Fly
2
Panama City Beach
— 2 nights
Fly to Reno, Bus to Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Bus to Reno, Fly to West Yellowstone
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Fly
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Custer
— 2 nights
Fly
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Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights
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Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head trip itinerary maker tool.

Charleston to Hilton Head is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. July in Hilton Head sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 75°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

2
nights
Panama City Beach

World's Most Beautiful Beaches

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): browse the different shops at Pier Park, then kick back and relax at St. Andrews State Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take advantage of the amenities at Panama City Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Panama City Beach trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Hilton Head to Panama City Beach in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in July, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

4
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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.
Get outdoors at Glacier Point and Tioga Pass. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vernal Fall and Olmsted Point. There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, hike along Nevada Falls Loop, take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, and identify plant and animal life at North Dome.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Panama City Beach to Yosemite National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 12 hours. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Panama City Beach to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Panama City Beach in July, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be much colder, around 46°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 83°F. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

4
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Old Faithful and Grand Prismatic Spring. Explore hidden gems such as West Thumb Geyser Basin and Firehole Canyon Drive. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at S Rim Trail, trek along Observation Point Trail, admire all the interesting features of Grand Loop Road, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Brink of the Lower Falls Trail.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, shuttle, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 73°F and 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Custer.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

2
nights
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 12th (Mon): explore and take pictures at Iron Mountain Road, then explore and take pictures at Wildlife Loop Road, then explore the activities along Sylvan Lake, and finally admire the majestic nature at Custer State Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Custer travel route planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Custer in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Custer at 80°F and lows at 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Custer

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

2
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Pigeon Forge

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome, then trek along Metcalf Bottoms Trail, and finally find something for the whole family at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then stroll through Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Pigeon Forge trip planner.

Fly from Custer to Pigeon Forge in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Custer to Pigeon Forge. Traveling from Custer in July, expect Pigeon Forge to be somewhat warmer, temps between 87°F and 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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