15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Algiers
Fly + Drive:  17​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Bus:  10​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  12​h 15​min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
5
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
6
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Algiers

3
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip site .

Algiers, Algeria to New York City is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. When traveling from Algiers in September, plan for slightly colder days in New York City, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): hike along Artist Point, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Butte Overlook. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park online tour builder .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and car from New York City to Yellowstone National Park in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Yellowstone National Park is minus 2 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from New York City in September; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 18°C and lows reach 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon 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
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

1
night
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 13th (Thu), look for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace, take some stellar pictures from Powell Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. Keep things going the next day: hike along Rim Trail.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip builder .

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 28°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Powell Point ©
Powell Point

1
night
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.
On the 15th (Sat), make a trip to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Yosemite Valley Chapel, then hike along Tuolumne Meadows, and then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park journey planning app .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 12.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, Yosemite National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): catch a ride on Cable Cars, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, San Francisco is a bit warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally make a trip to Space Needle.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Seattle trip app .

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Seattle are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

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

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