15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
subway + Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Boise
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Jackson Hole
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
6
Zion National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Dallas

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Exploratorium and Musee Mecanique. Visiting Alcatraz Island and China Beach will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, kick back and relax at Marshall’s Beach, see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, and wander the streets of SoMa.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary maker site .

Dallas to San Francisco is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dallas to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Dallas in September, with highs in San Francisco at 76°F and lows at 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Boise.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Museums, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
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 12th (Wed): get your game on at Boise Escape, steep yourself in history at Old Idaho Penitentiary, and then trek along Boise River Greenbelt.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Boise trip builder site .

You can do a combination of subway and flight from San Francisco to Boise in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. September in Boise sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Boise

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
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Old Idaho Penitentiary ©
Old Idaho Penitentiary
Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape

1
night
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
On the 13th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center and then get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the West Yellowstone tour itinerary builder tool .

You can fly from Boise to West Yellowstone in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Boise in September, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in West Yellowstone: temperatures range from 64°F by day to 32°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

#Theme Parks, #Parks, #Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

4
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Hayden Valley and Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Spend the 16th (Sun) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley, get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, explore and take pictures at Virginia Cascade Drive, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park online tour planner .

Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Yellowstone National Park sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 33°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

1
night
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
On the 18th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Jackson Hole trip planning app .

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2 hours. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jackson Hole, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

1
night
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): stroll through The Narrows.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Zion National Park trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Jackson Hole to Zion National Park by combination of taxi and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Jackson Hole in September, expect Zion National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between 84°F and 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Zion National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows

3
nights
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like La Brea Tar Pits and Museum and El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Will Rogers State Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and see the interesting displays at The Hollywood Museum.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Zion National Park to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Zion National Park to Los Angeles. Traveling from Zion National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Los Angeles, with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Museums, #Parks, #Beaches
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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