15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Atlanta
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  5​h 45​min
2
Custer
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Deadwood
— 1 night
Fly + Shuttle:  5​h 45​min
4
West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
Drive:  13​h
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  13​h
End: New York City

3
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Explore hidden gems such as Amicalola Falls State Park and Piedmont Park. Museum-lovers will get to explore World of Coca-Cola and Center for Civil and Human Rights. Step out of Atlanta with an excursion to Consolidated Gold Mine in Dahlonega--about 1h 30 min away. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at High Museum of Art and look for gifts at Krog Street Market.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Atlanta tour planner.

New York City to Atlanta is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in June, you will find days in Atlanta are somewhat warmer (87°F), and nights are about the same (70°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Custer.

Things to do in Atlanta

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Consolidated Gold Mine, Amicalola Falls State Park
Highlights from your plan
Center for Civil and Human Rights ©
High Museum of Art ©
High Museum of Art
Amicalola Falls State Park ©
Amicalola Falls State Park

2
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): stop by Granite Sports and then explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake, then explore the striking landscape at Mammoth Site of Hot Springs, and then stroll through Windcross Conservancy.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Custer day trip site .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Atlanta to Custer in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Custer is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Atlanta in June, expect nights in Custer to be cooler, around 46°F, while days are slightly colder, around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Deadwood.

Things to do in Custer

Parks Nature Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Windcross Conservancy, Granite Sports, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake

1
night
Deadwood

Deadwood ©
Deadwood is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County. On the 6th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Adams Museum and then take a memorable drive along Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Deadwood trip planner.

Traveling by car from Custer to Deadwood takes 1.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in June, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Deadwood

Outdoors Scenic Drive Historic Sites

Side Trip

Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway
Highlights from your plan
Adams Museum ©
Adams Museum
Mount Moriah Cemetery ©
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Adams House ©
Adams House

2
nights
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Earthquake Lake and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the West Yellowstone trip website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Deadwood to West Yellowstone takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Deadwood in June: high temperatures in West Yellowstone hover around 67°F and lows are around 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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Earthquake Lake ©
Earthquake Lake
Horseback Riding Tours

5
nights
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.
Visiting Helicopter Tours and Rim Trail will get you outdoors. Do your shopping at Cameron Trading Post and Canyon Village Marketplace. On the 11th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: hike along South Kaibab Trail, take in a show at Hopi House, get great views at Mather Point, and take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park travel route planning tool .

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Grand Canyon National Park in 13 hours. Traveling from West Yellowstone in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 85°F and lows about 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Cameron Trading Post
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

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