15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City
1
Salt Lake City
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Paris
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Idaho Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Provo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
6
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
8
Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Pagosa Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
10
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Albuquerque

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City trip builder tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Salt Lake City. July in Salt Lake City sees daily highs of 95°F and lows of 70°F at night. You will leave for Garden City on the 9th (Tue).

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Outdoors Parks Tours

2
nights
Paris

Paris
Paris is a city and county seat of Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States. On the 9th (Tue), explore the activities along Bear Lake.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Paris journey maker site .

Traveling by car from Salt Lake City to Paris takes 3 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Salt Lake City in July since evenings lows in Paris dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Idaho Falls.

Things to do in Paris

Nature Parks

2
nights
Idaho Falls

Idaho Falls
Idaho Falls is a city in and the county seat of Bonneville County, Idaho, United States, and is the largest city in Eastern Idaho. To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Idaho Falls trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Paris to Idaho Falls in 2.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Paris in July since evenings lows in Idaho Falls dip to 51°F. You will leave for Yellowstone National Park on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Outdoors Parks Museums

2
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.
On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, then take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, and finally take in the natural beauty of West Thumb Geyser Basin.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park driving holiday planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Idaho Falls to Yellowstone National Park. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Idaho Falls in July; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 73°F and lows reach 39°F. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Mon) before leaving for Provo.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin

1
night
Provo

Provo
Provo is the third-largest city in the U.S. To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Provo travel site .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Provo by combination of car, flight, and train takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July: highs in Provo hover around 91°F, while lows dip to 62°F. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Tue) before leaving for Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Provo

Outdoors Parks Nature

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive. On the 16th (Tue), take a memorable drive along Bryce Canyon Scenic Drive.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Provo to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of shuttle and car. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Provo in July, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at 81°F and lows at 48°F. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Wed) before leaving for Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Scenic Drive Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fairyland Point ©
Fairyland Point

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nights
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.
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive has been added to your itinerary. On the 17th (Wed), take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Zion National Park online road trip planner .

Drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in July, expect Zion National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 94°F and 59°F. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Scenic Drive Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive

1
night
Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Mesa Verde National Park visit planner .

You can drive from Zion National Park to Mesa Verde National Park in 8 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Sun) before leaving for Santa Fe.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

1
night
Pagosa Springs

Pagosa Springs
Pagosa Springs is a municipality that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in, Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Pagosa Springs trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mesa Verde National Park to Pagosa Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In July, Pagosa Springs is a bit cooler than Mesa Verde National Park - with highs of 81°F and lows of 51°F. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Outdoors Parks Tours

2
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at El Rancho de las Golondrinas.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe driving holiday tool .

You can drive from Pagosa Springs to Santa Fe in 4 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Pagosa Springs in July; daily highs in Santa Fe reach 88°F and lows reach 60°F. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
El Rancho de las Golondrinas ©
El Rancho de las Golondrinas

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