16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
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Des Moines
— 2 nights
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Petersburg
— 1 night
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Doylestown
— 3 nights

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©

Crossroads of the West

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Utah's Hogle Zoo and then take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City trip planner.

Monterey to Salt Lake City is an approximately 13-hour car ride. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Monterey in June, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Salt Lake City: temperatures range from 89°F by day to 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
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5
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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

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.
Kids will enjoy Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring. Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, trek along Observation Point Trail, stroll through Lone Star Geyser, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake Butte Overlook.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park driving holiday planner.

Getting from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. In June, Yellowstone National Park is colder than Salt Lake City - with highs of 66°F and lows of 34°F. On the 25th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Old Faithful
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Colorado Springs

Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 26th (Sat), get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, then walk around Garden of the Gods, and then get your game on at Battlefield Colorado. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then cruise along Skyline Drive.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip builder site.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Colorado Springs in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, with highs in Colorado Springs at 84°F and lows at 54°F. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Mon) before leaving for Des Moines.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Scenic Drive

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Des Moines

Des Moines ©
Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): meet the residents at Blank Park Zoo and then make a splash at Adventureland.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Des Moines driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Des Moines in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Colorado Springs to Des Moines. Traveling from Colorado Springs in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Des Moines, with lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Petersburg.

Things to do in Des Moines

Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

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Water Park
Adventureland
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Government Building
Capitol Building
4.9

1
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Petersburg

Petersburg ©
Located on the site of an ancient Indian settlement, Petersburg is a small rural community.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): immerse yourself in nature at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Petersburg online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Des Moines to Petersburg in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June, daytime highs in Petersburg are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. On the 1st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Doylestown.

Things to do in Petersburg

Nature · Parks

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Doylestown

Doylestown ©
Doylestown is a borough and the county seat of Bucks County in the U.S. Kids will appreciate attractions like Kids Castle and Mercer Museum. There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Tyler State Park, admire the masterpieces at Michener Art Museum, shop like a local with Doylestown Farmers' Market, and take in the pleasant sights at Peddler's Village.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Doylestown itinerary tool.

You can drive from Petersburg to Doylestown in 9.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. July in Doylestown sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Doylestown

Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Kids Castle
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State Park
Tyler State Park
4.8

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