15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Denver
— 1 night
3
Cheyenne
— 1 night
4
Wind Cave National Park
— 1 night
5
Devils Tower
— 1 night
6
Cody
— 1 night
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
8
Lander
— 1 night
9
Laramie
— 1 night
10
Fort Collins
— 1 night

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do your shopping at Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Square. Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and Castello di Amorosa. Step out of San Francisco with an excursion to Bodega Dunes in Bodega--about 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Auckland, New Zealand to San Francisco is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Auckland to San Francisco is minus 20 hours. When traveling from Auckland in September, plan for much warmer days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Castello di Amorosa, Bodega Dunes
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

1
night
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
On the 1st (Tue), look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, shop like a local with 16th Street Mall, and then engage your brain at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Denver trip planning website.

You can fly from San Francisco to Denver in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Denver is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Denver. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can go by car to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Childrens Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Highlights from your plan
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center ©
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
16th Street Mall ©
16th Street Mall

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. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Cheyenne Big Boots, examine the collection at Cheyenne Depot Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Cowgirls of the West Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at Nelson Museum of the West, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Lakeview Cemetery.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cheyenne vacation website.

Traveling by car from Denver to Cheyenne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Traveling from Denver in October, expect nights in Cheyenne to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Wind Cave National Park.

Things to do in Cheyenne

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Nelson Museum of the West ©
Nelson Museum of the West
Cowgirls of the West Museum ©
Cowgirls of the West Museum
Cheyenne Depot Museum
Cheyenne Depot Museum

1
night
Wind Cave National Park

Wind Cave National Park ©
Wind Cave National Park presents one of the United States' few remaining intact prairies.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Wind Cave National Park, trek along Rankin Ridge Nature Trail, thencruise along Needles Highway, and finally get a taste of life in the country at Windcross Conservancy.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Wind Cave National Park route planning app.

Drive from Cheyenne to Wind Cave National Park in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Cheyenne in October, expect nights in Wind Cave National Park to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Devils Tower.

Things to do in Wind Cave National Park

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Windcross Conservancy, Needles Highway
Highlights from your plan
Windcross Conservancy ©
Windcross Conservancy
Wind Cave National Park ©
Wind Cave National Park

1
night
Devils Tower

Devils Tower ©
A trip to Devils Tower proves equally suitable for adrenaline addicts and nature enthusiasts on the lookout for unique geological formations.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Hulett Museum, explore the world behind art at Rogue's Gallery, thenappreciate the history behind Wind Circles, and finally explore the striking landscape at Devils Tower National Monument.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Devils Tower online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Wind Cave National Park to Devils Tower takes 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Devils Tower can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cody.

Things to do in Devils Tower

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Hulett
Highlights from your plan
Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument
Rogue's Gallery ©
Rogue's Gallery

1
night
Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
On the 5th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Old Trail Town, learn more about the world around you at Draper Natural History Museum, thenexamine the collection at Buffalo Bill Center of the West, and finally admire the masterpieces at Whitney Western Art Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Cody online vacation maker.

Traveling by car from Devils Tower to Cody takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. October in Cody sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Trail Town ©
Old Trail Town
Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Draper Natural History Museum ©
Draper Natural History Museum

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nights
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 6th (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and then take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail. Keep things going the next day: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, thentake in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Cody in October, things will get little chillier in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Lander.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

1
night
Lander

Lander ©
Lander is a city in, and the county seat of, Fremont County, Wyoming, United States. On the 8th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Wild Horse Sanctuary and then take in the dramatic scenery at Popo Agie Falls Trail.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lander trip planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Lander by car takes about 4 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, with highs in Lander at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Laramie.

Things to do in Lander

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Wild Horse Sanctuary ©
Wild Horse Sanctuary

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night
Laramie

Laramie ©
Laramie is a city and the county seat of Albany County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbey of St. Walburga, thentake a peaceful walk through Medicine Bow National Forest, and then steep yourself in history at Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Laramie route maker site.

Drive from Lander to Laramie in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. October in Laramie sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Fort Collins.

Things to do in Laramie

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Abbey of St. Walburga
Highlights from your plan
Abbey of St. Walburga ©
Abbey of St. Walburga

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night
Fort Collins

Fort Collins ©
Called vibrant, eclectic and authentic, Fort Collins tops “best of” lists year after year thanks to its myriad of cultural opportunities.
On the 10th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Coyote Ridge Natural Area, thenadmire the natural beauty at Benson Park Sculpture Garden, and then get engrossed in the history at Totally 80's Pizza & Museum.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Fort Collins road trip planning site.

You can drive from Laramie to Fort Collins in 1.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Laramie in October, with highs in Fort Collins at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fort Collins

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Benson Park Sculpture Garden
Highlights from your plan
Benson Park Sculpture Garden ©
Benson Park Sculpture Garden
Coyote Ridge Natural Area ©
Coyote Ridge Natural Area
Totally 80's Pizza & Museum ©
Totally 80's Pizza & Museum

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