15 days in Western US Itinerary

15 days in Western US Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western US trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Jackson Hole Airport, Drive to Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Fly

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Grand Teton National Park

— 1 night

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cascade Canyon Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park online road trip planner.

Kingsport to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Kingsport to Grand Teton National Park due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Kingsport, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Grand Teton National Park, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails

Yellowstone National Park

— 4 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Bring the kids along to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful. There's lots more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, tour the pleasant surroundings at Observation Point Trail, and admire the sheer force of Mystic Falls Trail.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. In June, Yellowstone National Park is slightly colder than Grand Teton National Park - with highs of 66°F and lows of 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

San Francisco

— 1 night

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 13th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary site.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or do a combination of car, bus, train, and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco. Plan for much hotter nights when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods

Yosemite National Park

— 5 nights
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Glacier Point and Sentinel Dome. There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Trail, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park travel planner.

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in June, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be slightly colder, around 43°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 79°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Grand Canyon National Park

— 3 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 18th (Fri), take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon and then trek along Rim Trail.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature