15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  9​h
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
5
Grand Junction
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
6
Cheyenne
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Guernsey
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Casper
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
9
Rapid City
— 2 nights
End: Rapid City

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 21st (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, make a trip to Lombard Street, explore and take pictures at Alcatraz Island, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco road trip website .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Wine Tours & Tastings

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): hike along Panorama Trail, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View, and then trek along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are a bit cooler (7°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

2
nights
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 24th (Mon), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, buy something for everyone on your list at The Forum Shops at Caesars, then get your game on at Sin City Smash, then have some family-friendly fun at Dig This, and finally admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of The Strip, then try to win big at Casino at the Venetian, and then browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas attractions app .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 9 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, expect Las Vegas to be much hotter, temps between 46°C and 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Monument Valley road trip planning site .

Drive from Las Vegas to Monument Valley in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Monument Valley, with highs around 36°C, while nights are colder with lows around 14°C. On the 27th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Grand Junction.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Nature Parks
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Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©

1
night
Grand Junction

The city of Grand Junction is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Mesa County, Colorado, United States. For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Grand Junction road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Grand Junction takes 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Fri) before leaving for Cheyenne.

Things to do in Grand Junction

Fun & Games
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Room Escape Games

1
night
Cheyenne

Cheyenne
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): ponder the world of politics at Wyoming State Capitol.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Cheyenne trip builder site .

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Grand Junction to Cheyenne in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Grand Junction in June, with highs in Cheyenne at 30°C and lows at 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Guernsey.

Things to do in Cheyenne

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
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Wyoming State Museum
Wyoming State Museum
Cheyenne Depot Museum ©
Cheyenne Depot Museum

1
night
Guernsey

Guernsey
Guernsey is a town in Platte County, Wyoming, United States. To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Guernsey route planning tool .

Traveling by car from Cheyenne to Guernsey takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Cheyenne in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Guernsey, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. On the 30th (Sun), you'll travel to Casper.

Things to do in Guernsey

Parks Nature Trails

1
night
Casper

Casper ©
Casper is a city in and the county seat of Natrona County, Wyoming, United States. On the 30th (Sun), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Backwards Distilling Company, contemplate the long history of Fort Caspar Museum and Historic Site, and then stroll through Platte River Trails.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Casper tour website .

Traveling by car from Guernsey to Casper takes 2 hours. Traveling from Guernsey in June, Casper is little chillier at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Casper

Museums Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Backwards Distilling Company
Highlights from your plan
Werner Wildlife Museum ©
Werner Wildlife Museum
Fort Caspar Museum and Historic Site ©
Tate Geological Museum ©
Tate Geological Museum

2
nights
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): meet the residents at Reptile Gardens, examine the collection at Museum of Geology, then have some family-friendly fun at Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, and finally do a tasting at Firehouse Wine Cellars.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rapid City holiday app .

Traveling by car from Casper to Rapid City takes 4 hours. Traveling from Casper in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Rapid City, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Reptile Gardens ©
Reptile Gardens
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf ©
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf
Museum of Geology ©
Museum of Geology

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