15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Bentonville
— Few hours
Fly
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Littleton
— 2 nights
Fly
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Glacier National Park
— 1 night
Fly
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Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive
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Portland
— 3 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Bus to Flagstaff Amtrak, Fly to Houston Hobby Apt

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Bentonville

Primarily known as the home of Walmart’s corporate headquarters, Bentonville embodies small-town America.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): get engrossed in the history at The Walmart Museum and then explore the world behind art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

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Houston to Bentonville is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Houston in September: high temperatures in Bentonville hover around 83°F and lows are around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Littleton.

Things to do in Bentonville

Museums

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Littleton

Littleton is the Home Rule Municipality in Arapahoe, Douglas, and Jefferson counties that is the county seat of Arapahoe County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore by horseback at Hidden Mesa Open Space & Trail. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Lookout Mountain and then admire the majestic nature at Staunton State Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Littleton trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Bentonville to Littleton in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and tram. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Bentonville in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of 51°F in Littleton. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Littleton

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Glacier National Park

Crown of the Continent

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the activities along Avalanche Lake, then admire the verdant scenery at Logan Pass, and then explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road.

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Traveling by flight from Littleton to Glacier National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Littleton in September, things will get slightly colder in Glacier National Park: highs are around 70°F and lows about 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature · Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive

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Seattle

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, examine the collection at Museum of Pop Culture, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at LeMay - America's Car Museum, observe the fascinating underwater world at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Point Defiance Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Seattle trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Glacier National Park to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Glacier National Park to Seattle, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Glacier National Park in September since evenings lows in Seattle dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Portland

City of Roses

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Get in touch with nature at Multnomah Falls and The Grotto - National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother. Visit Salem Pioneer Cemetery and The Oregon Garden for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Silver Falls State Park (in Drake Crossing), Elowah Falls (in Cascade Locks) and Ankeny National Wildlife Refuge (in Jefferson). It doesn't end there: admire the verdant scenery at Willamette Valley and look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Portland online day trip planner.

You can drive from Seattle to Portland in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Grace Cathedral and Presidio Pet Cemetery. Attractions like San Francisco Bay and Marin Headlands make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Santa Cruz (Cowell's Beach & West Cliff Drive) and Mill Valley (Dipsea Trail & Muir Woods National Monument). Next up on the itinerary: hike along Lands End, see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and get interesting insight from Tours.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Portland to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): stroll through Tusayan Ruin Walk, admire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, and then take some stellar pictures from Mather Point. On your second day here, see Off-Road Tours, then trek along South Kaibab Trail, and then trek along Tonto Trail.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park day trip site.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of subway, bus, and shuttle. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from San Francisco in September since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to 43°F. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trip

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Montana travel guide

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River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.