16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Dickinson
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Bozeman
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Spokane
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Portland
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Eugene
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Crater Lake National Park
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Medford
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Redding
— 1 night
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Lassen Volcanic National Park
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Redding
— 1 night
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Visalia
— 3 nights
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St. George
— 1 night
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Parowan
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Capitol Reef National Park
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Moab
— 1 night
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Fort Collins
— 2 nights
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Kearney
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Dickinson

— 1 night
Dickinson is a city in Stark County, North Dakota, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes South Unit as well as Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): stroll through South Unit and then explore the striking landscape of Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Dickinson trip planner.

Minneapolis to Dickinson is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Minneapolis in July since evenings lows in Dickinson dip to 55°F. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Sun) before leaving for Bozeman.

Things to do in Dickinson

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Bozeman

— 1 night
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Your day by day itinerary now includes Garnet Ghost Town, Palisade Falls and Greycliff Prairie Dog Town State Park. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Greycliff Prairie Dog Town State Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Palisade Falls, and then sample the fine beverages at Bozeman Spirits Distillery.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Bozeman trip itinerary app.

Drive from Dickinson to Bozeman in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Dickinson in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Bozeman, with lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow time for the flight to Spokane.

Things to do in Bozeman

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Spokane

— 1 night
Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Manito Park as well as Manito Tap House - A Gastropub. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): get a taste of local nightlife at Manito Tap House - A Gastropub and then walk around Manito Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Spokane trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bozeman to Spokane in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Bozeman to Spokane, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Spokane when traveling from Bozeman in July, with lows around 60°F. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Tue) before leaving for Portland.

Things to do in Spokane

Parks · Nightlife

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.
To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Portland planner.

Drive from Spokane to Portland in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. On the 28th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Eugene.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Wineries · Outdoors · Shopping

Eugene

— 1 night
Eugene is a city of the Pacific Northwest located in the U.S. state of Oregon. Your day by day itinerary now includes Hendricks Park. On the 28th (Tue), stop by Down to Earth Home, Garden, & Gift, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ridgeline Trail, and then walk around Hendricks Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Eugene vacation website.

You can drive from Portland to Eugene in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in July, Eugene is slightly colder at night with lows of 53°F. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Eugene

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Shopping

Crater Lake National Park

Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rim Village Visitor Center as well as Plaikni Falls. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Plaikni Falls, trek along Sun Notch Trail, then admire the sheer force of Vidae Falls, and finally contemplate the long history of Rim Village Visitor Center.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Crater Lake National Park vacation planner.

You can drive from Eugene to Crater Lake National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Eugene in July; daily highs in Crater Lake National Park reach 94°F and lows reach 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Medford.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails

Medford

— 1 night
Medford is a city in, and county seat of, Jackson County, Oregon, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Natural Bridge Loop. On the 29th (Wed), hike along Natural Bridge Loop.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Medford trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Crater Lake National Park to Medford takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. July in Medford sees daily highs of 94°F and lows of 61°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Thu) before leaving for Redding.

Things to do in Medford

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Redding

— 1 night
Redding, officially the City of Redding, is the county seat of Shasta County, California, in the northern part of the state. Your day by day itinerary now includes Sundial Bridge, Sacramento Rail Trail and Shasta State Historic Park. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): hike along Sacramento Rail Trail, admire the majestic nature at Shasta State Historic Park, then stroll around Caldwell Park, then snap pictures at Sundial Bridge, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Redding trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Medford to Redding takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Medford in July; daily highs in Redding reach 101°F and lows reach 68°F. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Lassen Volcanic National Park.

Things to do in Redding

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Historic Sites

Lassen Volcanic National Park

— 1 day
In Lassen Volcanic National Park, steaming volcanic mountains give way to alpine meadows filled with wildflowers and pristine mountain lakes.
You've added Manzanita Lake, Sulphur Works, Bumpass Hell, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 31st (Fri), examine the collection at Loomis Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Manzanita Lake, take in the natural beauty of Bumpass Hell, then get impressive views of Sulphur Works, then contemplate the waterfront views at Boiling Springs Lake, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Devil's Kitchen.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Lassen Volcanic National Park tour planner.

Traveling by car from Redding to Lassen Volcanic National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 101°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Redding.

Things to do in Lassen Volcanic National Park

Nature · Parks · Museums

Redding

— 1 night
To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Redding trip planner.

Drive from Lassen Volcanic National Park to Redding in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Visalia.

Things to do in Redding

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Visalia

— 3 nights
Visalia is a city situated in the agricultural San Joaquin Valley of California, approximately 230mi southeast of San Francisco, 190mi north of Los Angeles, 36mi west of Sequoia National Park and 43mi south of Fresno. You've added Zumwalt Meadow Trail, Big Baldy, Little Baldy Trail, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Visalia journey planner.

You can drive from Redding to Visalia in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In August, daytime highs in Visalia are 95°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to St. George.

Things to do in Visalia

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

St. George

— 1 night
St. Pioneer Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): stroll around Pioneer Park and then take in nature's colorful creations at Red Hills Desert Garden.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the St. George route planning tool.

You can drive from Visalia to St. George in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Visalia to St. George is 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Visalia in August since evenings lows in St. George dip to 71°F. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Parowan.

Things to do in St. George

Parks

Parowan

Parowan is a city in and the county seat of Iron County, Utah, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Butch Cassidy Childhood Home, Dinosaur Footprint Parowan Gap and Parowan Gap Petroglyphs. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Parowan Gap Petroglyphs, then head outdoors with Dinosaur Footprint Parowan Gap, and then contemplate the long history of Butch Cassidy Childhood Home.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Parowan road trip planner.

Drive from St. George to Parowan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from St. George in August, expect Parowan to be little chillier, temps between 87°F and 55°F. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Wed) before leaving for Capitol Reef National Park.

Things to do in Parowan

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef National Park takes its name from a particularly rugged and scenic section of the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic "wrinkle" stretching for 160 km (100 mi) along a dry plateau surrounded by white Navajo sandstone cliffs and domes, and red canyons, buttes, and rock bridges.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Water Pocket Fold, Fruita Schoolhouse and Notom Road Scenic Backway. On the 5th (Wed), admire the striking features of Fruita Schoolhouse, then explore the striking landscape at Water Pocket Fold, and then get outside with Notom Road Scenic Backway.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Capitol Reef National Park trip planner.

Drive from Parowan to Capitol Reef National Park in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Parowan in August, with highs in Capitol Reef National Park at 77°F and lows at 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Moab.

Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Moab

— 1 night

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Moab trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Capitol Reef National Park to Moab in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Capitol Reef National Park in August, things will get a bit warmer in Moab: highs are around 92°F and lows about 63°F. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Fort Collins.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Fort Collins

— 2 nights
Called vibrant, eclectic and authentic, Fort Collins tops “best of” lists year after year thanks to its myriad of cultural opportunities.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Fossil Creek Park, Annual Flower Trial Garden and Zwei Brewing.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Fort Collins trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Moab to Fort Collins in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Moab in August, with highs in Fort Collins at 86°F and lows at 56°F. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kearney.

Things to do in Fort Collins

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Kearney

— 1 night
Kearney is a city in and the county seat of Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): look for gifts at Stagecoach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kearney online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Fort Collins to Kearney takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Fort Collins to Kearney due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fort Collins in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Kearney, with lows around 62°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Kearney

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United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Nightlife
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.