16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
6
Cody
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
8
Keystone
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
9
Estes Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
10
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Nashville

1
night
Flagstaff

Flagstaff
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Flagstaff trip planner .

Nashville to Flagstaff is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Nashville in June, plan for little chillier days in Flagstaff, with highs around 79°F, while nights are colder with lows around 44°F. On the 27th (Wed), you'll travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Outdoors Parks Tours

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): hike along Bright Angel Trail. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along South Kaibab Trail, then get great views at Yaki Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner .

Getting from Flagstaff to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 2 hours. When traveling from Flagstaff 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 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker tool .

Do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 102°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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night
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.
On the 30th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple and then get a sense of history and politics at Utah State Capitol.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Salt Lake City online day trip planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Salt Lake City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in June, with highs in Salt Lake City at 84°F and lows at 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Fun & Games Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Utah State Capitol ©
Utah State Capitol
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

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night
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park
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.
To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park day trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Salt Lake City to Grand Teton National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll set off for Cody on the 2nd (Mon).

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

1
night
Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
On the 2nd (Mon), contemplate the long history of Old Trail Town and then see the interesting displays at Buffalo Bill Center of the West.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cody journey planning tool .

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Cody takes 4 hours. July in Cody sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 58°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Tue) before leaving for Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Old Trail Town ©
Old Trail Town
Wayne's Boot Shop ©
Wayne's Boot Shop

4
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley, and contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park in 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cody in July; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 73°F and lows reach 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

1
night
Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Keystone trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Keystone takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Keystone, with highs around 84°F, while nights are much hotter with lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Estes Park.
Highlights from your plan
Big Thunder Gold Mine ©
Big Thunder Gold Mine

2
nights
Estes Park

More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dancing Pines Distillery.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Estes Park trip itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Keystone to Estes Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, bus, and taxi; or drive. While traveling from Keystone, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Estes Park, ranging from highs of 91°F to lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Tours Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Dancing Pines Distillery ©
Dancing Pines Distillery
Peak to Peak Scenic Byway ©
Peak to Peak Scenic Byway

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night
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, then get great views at Farview Curve Overlook, and then admire all the interesting features of Trail Ridge Road.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rocky Mountain National Park itinerary builder website .

Rocky Mountain National Park is just a short distance from Estes Park. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake

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