18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights

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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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washburn.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park driving holiday tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Brussels to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in June, Yellowstone National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

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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.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, see the interesting displays at Exploratorium, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco day trip planning site.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): trek along Moro Rock Trail, take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, and then cruise along Generals Hwy. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Congress Trail.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway, train, and bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park hover around 43°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Congress Trail ©
Congress Trail
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park ©
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): discover the magic at Disneyland Park and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at The Getty Center, then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, and then catch some excitement at Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Getting from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Los Angeles by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July: highs in Los Angeles hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary builder site.

Fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: highs in Las Vegas hover around 47°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

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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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along North Kaibab Trail, get great views at Mohave Point, and stroll through Bright Angel Trail.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park tour planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, things will get colder in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 34°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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