15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
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Boise
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  6​h
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Glacier National Park
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Rapid City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
8
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
9
Moab
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
10
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
11
Sedona
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, then experience the excitement of Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, and then examine the collection at The Getty Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, catch a movie at California Science Center, then look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and finally don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles travel route planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Los Angeles. In August, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 19th (Mon), explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas travel planner .

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 101°F and lows are around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): stroll through Boise River Greenbelt, then steep yourself in history at Old Idaho Penitentiary, and then look for all kinds of wild species at World Center For Birds of Prey.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Boise day trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Boise in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Boise, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: high temperatures in Boise hover around 91°F and lows are around 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
Old Idaho Penitentiary ©
Old Idaho Penitentiary
World Center For Birds of Prey ©
World Center For Birds of Prey

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden Wall and then explore the striking landscape of Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park trip maker app .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Boise to Glacier National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, Glacier National Park is a bit cooler than Boise - with highs of 83°F and lows of 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Garden Wall ©
Garden Wall

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and then don't miss a visit to Artist Point. Keep things going the next day: take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at West Thumb Geyser Basin.

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You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Glacier National Park in August: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 70°F and lows are around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
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 24th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, then take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton, and then cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park road trip tool .

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Glacier View Turnout ©
Glacier View Turnout

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
On the 25th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of South Dakota Air and Space Museum, meet the residents at Reptile Gardens, then look for gifts at Alex Johnson Mercantile, and finally take a stroll through Downtown Rapid City. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Dinosaur Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake, and then explore the striking landscape of Badlands National Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rapid City online vacation planner .

You can fly from Grand Teton National Park to Rapid City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Rapid City, with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sylvan Lake
Highlights from your plan
Reptile Gardens ©
Reptile Gardens
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake
South Dakota Air and Space Museum ©
South Dakota Air and Space Museum

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): walk around Garden of the Gods, then see the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum, and then take in the pleasant sights at Pikes Peak.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Colorado Springs road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Rapid City to Colorado Springs takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in August, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Moab.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Miramont Castle Museum
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
Miramont Castle Museum ©
Miramont Castle Museum

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Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): look and learn at RedRock Astronomy and then explore the striking landscape at Arches National Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Moab trip builder app .

Do a combination of flight and car from Colorado Springs to Moab in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, Moab is somewhat warmer than Colorado Springs - with highs of 92°F and lows of 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park

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Page

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon, take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend, then take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, and finally get interesting insight from Tours.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Page trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Moab to Page by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Page when traveling from Moab in August, with lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 30th (Fri), take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, then look for gifts at Cocopah, and then cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179). Here are some ideas for day two: take in breathtaking views at Oak Creek Canyon, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross, then take in the dramatic natural features at Bell Rock, and finally appreciate the history behind 911 Memorial.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sedona trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Page to Sedona in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In August, daytime highs in Sedona are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock

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