15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Portland
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Moab
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Steamboat Springs
— 1 night
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  9​h
5
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Portland

2
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Mob Museum and Counts Kustoms. Visiting Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and take in panoramic vistas at Stratosphere Tower.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Las Vegas vacation app .

Portland to Las Vegas is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Portland in June, things will get much warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 103°F and lows about 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

2
nights
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Peek-A-Boo Loop and Horseback Riding Tours. Take a break from the city and head to Sunset Point and Navajo Loop Trail. There's still lots to do: trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, take in the dramatic natural features at Rainbow Point, and take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight, bus, and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in June; daily highs in Bryce Canyon National Park reach 79°F and lows reach 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Sunset Point ©
Sunset Point
Horseback Riding Tours
Rainbow Point ©
Rainbow Point

4
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Tom Till Gallery and Hogan Trading Company will appeal to museum buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Off-Road & ATV Trails and Canyoning & Rappelling Tours. Explore Moab's surroundings by going to Arches National Park (Windows & Delicate Arch) and Canyonlands National Park (Green River Overlook, Island in the Sky, & more). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Double Arch, explore the striking landscape at Wilson's Arch, and grab your bike and head to Double Down Bike Shop.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Moab trip planner .

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Moab takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. While traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Moab, ranging from highs of 95°F to lows of 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Canyonlands National Park, Arches National Park
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Off-Road & ATV Trails
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

1
night
Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©
An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Strawberry Park Hot Springs, admire the sheer force of Fish Creek Falls, and then fly down the slopes at Steamboat Ski Resort. On your second day here, view the masterpieces at Steamboat Art Company, hike along Yampa River Core Trail, and then hit the slopes at Yampa River Botanic Park.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Steamboat Springs trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Moab to Steamboat Springs in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Moab in June; daily highs in Steamboat Springs reach 78°F and lows reach 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Strawberry Park Hot Springs ©
Strawberry Park Hot Springs
Fish Creek Falls ©
Fish Creek Falls
Steamboat Ski Resort ©
Steamboat Ski Resort

2
nights
Newport

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest. Explore hidden gems such as Nye Beach and Heceta Head Lighthouse. Step out of Newport with an excursion to Yachats coastline in Yachats--about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, take in the waterfront at Newport's Historic Bayfront, admire the majestic nature at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area, and identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Newport tour planner .

Getting from Steamboat Springs to Newport by combination of taxi, flight, and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Steamboat Springs to Newport. While traveling from Steamboat Springs, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Newport, ranging from highs of 61°F to lows of 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Yachats, Heceta Head Lighthouse, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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