17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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West Union
— 1 night
Drive
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Saint Louis
— 1 night
Fly
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Waco
— 1 night
Fly
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Omaha
— 1 night
Drive
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Sioux Falls
— 1 night
Fly
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Fly
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Seattle
— 1 night
Drive
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Portland
— 1 night
Fly
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Truckee
— 1 night
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly
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San Diego
— 1 night
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Bus to Flagstaff, Fly to Newark

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West Union

West Union is a village in Adams County, Ohio, United States. To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our West Union trip planner.

New York City to West Union is an approximately 10.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in June, and nighttime lows around 62°F. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Saint Louis.

Things to do in West Union

Shopping · Parks · Wildlife

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Saint Louis

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 8th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, then contemplate the long history of Campbell House Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Missouri Botanical Garden.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis trip maker site.

Getting from West Union to Saint Louis by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Waco.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

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Waco

Sightseeing in Waco offers many possibilities in a medium-sized town on the Brazos River in central Texas.
On the 9th (Thu), examine the collection at Texas Sports Hall of Fame, snap pictures at Waco Suspension Bridge, then meet the residents at Cameron Park Zoo, and finally walk around Cameron Park.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Waco day trip planner.

You can fly from Saint Louis to Waco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Waco can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Omaha.

Things to do in Waco

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

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Omaha

Gateway to the West

A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): stroll around First National's Spirit of Nebraska's Wilderness and Pioneer Courage Park, catch a live performance at Henry Doorly Zoo, and then have fun at Take Aim Indoor Shooting Sports & Training Facility.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Omaha visit planner.

You can fly from Waco to Omaha in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Waco in June, expect Omaha to be a bit cooler, temps between 85°F and 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sioux Falls.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks · Nightlife · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Cathedral and then hike along Sioux Falls Bike Trails.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Sioux Falls trip planning site.

You can drive from Omaha to Sioux Falls in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Omaha in June; daily highs in Sioux Falls reach 80°F and lows reach 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks · Trails · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washburn and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, hike along Observation Point Trail, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Sioux Falls to Yellowstone National Park takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Sioux Falls in June, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 66°F by day to 34°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails

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Seattle

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally pick up some local products at Pike Place Market.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Seattle online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 74°F to lows of 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): walk around Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge, admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, then admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo, and finally stop by Powell's City of Books.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Portland online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Seattle to Portland in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Portland can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Truckee.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping · Wildlife

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Truckee

Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): stroll through Tompkins Memorial Trail, hike along Five Lakes Creek Trailhead, and then see what you can catch with Matt Heron Fly Fishing.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Truckee trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Portland to Truckee by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be colder in Truckee, with lows of 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Truckee

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Side Trip

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Yosemite National Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and finally make a trip to Yosemite Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): trek along Nevada Falls Loop, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and then explore the striking landscape at Half Dome.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park sightseeing planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Truckee to Yosemite National Park. Traveling from Truckee in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 43°F in Yosemite National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 19th (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and then steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June: highs in San Francisco hover around 71°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

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San Diego

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Diego online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from San Francisco to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, San Diego is a bit warmer at night with lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your trip

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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.
On the 21st (Tue), hike along South Kaibab Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Pipe Creek Vista, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of tram, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from San Diego in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 85°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.

Lake Tahoe (California) travel guide

4.3
Ski Areas · Zipline · State Parks
Lake of the Sky
Straddling the border between California and Nevada, Lake Tahoe draws visitors from both states and beyond to its shores. With an average of 300 sunny days annually, it's no surprise that the lake is a favorite among outdoor enthusiasts. The blue-green waters beckon travelers for swimming, boating, windsurfing, or kayaking. The lake also has a number of walking trails for those who don't want to get wet. In the colder months, skiers take to the surrounding mountains. The south shore is the most developed side of the lake, with more things to do, while the west and north shores are generally more tranquil.