17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  19​h
1
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  9​h
3
New York City
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Anaheim
— 1 day
+3
bus + foot + Fly + Drive:  5​h
6
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Brisbane

1
night
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Taggart Lake, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car. You'll gain 17 hours traveling from Brisbane to Grand Teton National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Grand Teton National Park, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake
Glacier View Turnout ©
Glacier View Turnout

3
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, look for all kinds of wild species at Mount Washburn, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and hike along Artist Point.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park travel route planning site .

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in June, things will get a bit cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 22°C and lows about 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New York City online itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

2
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Bright Angel Trail, take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and cruise along East Rim Drive.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park route planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park in 12.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from New York City in July, plan for colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
day
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 6th (Mon), discover the magic at Disneyland Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Anaheim online visit planner .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Anaheim by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Anaheim, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Anaheim, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): trek along Mariposa Grove, then take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Panorama Trail, stroll through Tuolumne Meadows, and then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip app .

Getting from Anaheim to Yosemite National Park by combination of bus, flight, and car takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Expect cooler evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from Anaheim in July, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 9th (Thu), make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, then stroll through Alcatraz Island, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

Plan a San Francisco trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are a bit warmer (16°C). On the 10th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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