18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
2
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: London

3
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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

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

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to New York City, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in July; daily highs in New York City reach 35°C and lows reach 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

2
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls, thenget great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, and finally hike along Iceberg Lake Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along McDonald Creek and then explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Glacier National Park vacation planner.

Getting from New York City to Glacier National Park by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be colder in Glacier National Park, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, take a stroll through Union Square, and head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read San Francisco online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Glacier National Park to San Francisco takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Glacier National Park to San Francisco is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Glacier National Park in August, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

4
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, stroll through Tuolumne Meadows, trek along Panorama Trail, and cruise along Tioga Pass.

You can plan Yosemite National Park trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Mon) before leaving for Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

4
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, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washburn, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail.

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

You can fly from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, shuttle, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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