17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
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Jackson Hole
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Seattle
— 3 nights

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and then take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, don't miss a visit to Times Square, and then take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the New York City online trip itinerary builder.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to New York City is minus 5 hours. Traveling from London in August, things will get a bit warmer in New York City: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

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Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Aurum Geyser. Family-friendly places like Old Faithful and Upper Geyser Basin will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail, explore the striking landscape at Biscuit Basin, hike along Monument Geyser Basin, and tour the pleasant surroundings at S Rim Trail.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip app.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Yellowstone National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from New York City to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Yellowstone National Park, with highs around 24°C, while nights are colder with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Aurum Geyser ©
Aurum Geyser
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
On the 22nd (Sun), get a new perspective on things with Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips and then surround yourself with nature on Ana's Grand Excursions.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Jackson Hole tour itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, you will find days in Jackson Hole are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

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Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips ©

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Yosemite National Park

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.
Attractions like Glacier Point and Tuolumne Meadows make great kid-friendly stops. Get outdoors at Tioga Pass and Vernal Fall. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Lembert Dome, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, get great views at Washburn Point, and get interesting insight from YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park road trip website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Jackson Hole to Yosemite National Park takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jackson Hole to Yosemite National Park. In August, daily temperatures in Yosemite National Park can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Coit Tower, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, and then take a stroll through Union Square.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around 26°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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Seattle

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 29th (Sun): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Seattle Aquarium, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally pick up some local products at Pike Place Market. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then wander the streets of Pioneer Square, and then stop by Elliott Bay Book Company.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Seattle vacation planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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