16 days in Western US Itinerary

16 days in Western US Itinerary

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16 days in Western US Itinerary

Start: Saskatoon
Fly + Drive:  12​h 30​min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h
2
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Flagstaff
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
6
Devils Tower
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h
End: Saskatoon

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, trek along Artist Point, and then take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and then take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park tour itinerary planner .

Saskatoon, Canada to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 12.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Saskatoon to Yellowstone National Park. Expect slightly colder evenings in Yellowstone National Park when traveling from Saskatoon in July, with lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
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Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

2
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Step out of the city life by going to Canyonlands National Park and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. The adventure continues: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and admire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Moab trip planner.

Do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Moab in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Moab at 42°C and lows at 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Page.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
River Rafting & Tubing
Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park

2
nights
Page

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): admire the engineering at Glen Canyon Dam Overlook, then explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, and then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get interesting insight from Tours and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Page road trip site .

Traveling by car from Moab to Page takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. Traveling from Moab in July, Page is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

3
nights
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.
Visiting Wupatki National Monument and Bearizona Wildlife Park will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Flagstaff: Sedona (Bell Rock & Cathedral Rock). There's more to do: appreciate the history behind Walnut Canyon National Monument.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Flagstaff route tool .

Traveling by car from Page to Flagstaff takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Page in July, you will find days in Flagstaff are little chillier (32°C), and nights are much colder (13°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sedona, Bearizona Wildlife Park
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Wupatki National Monument ©
Wupatki National Monument
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Bearizona Wildlife Park ©
Bearizona Wildlife Park

1
night
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Santa Fe Plaza, then admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, then examine the collection at Museum of International Folk Art, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe journey planner .

Drive from Flagstaff to Santa Fe in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Flagstaff in July, with highs in Santa Fe at 36°C and lows at 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Devils Tower.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

3
nights
Devils Tower

Devils Tower ©
A trip to Devils Tower proves equally suitable for adrenaline addicts and nature enthusiasts on the lookout for unique geological formations.
On the 19th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Adams House, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Moriah Cemetery, and then get impressive views of Devils Tower National Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Historic Old Town, cruise along Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at McNenny State Fish Hatchery.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Devils Tower trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Santa Fe to Devils Tower in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Devils Tower can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. On the 21st (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Devils Tower

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Spearfish, Deadwood
Highlights from your plan
Adams House ©
Adams House
Mount Moriah Cemetery ©
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway ©
Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway

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