18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
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Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
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Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
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Seattle
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
9
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
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Page
— 1 night

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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.
On the next day, take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, thentake in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally trot along with Canyon Trail Rides.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip website.

Harlingen to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Harlingen to Grand Canyon National Park is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Harlingen in May, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Tours
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): get interesting insight from YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

To find out how to plan a trip to Yosemite National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. In May in Yosemite National Park, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Wapama Falls at Hetch Hetchy ©
Wapama Falls at Hetch Hetchy

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Redwood National Park.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Redwood National Park trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Yosemite National Park to Redwood National Park. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, you will find days in Redwood National Park are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are a bit warmer (°F). On the 16th (Sun), you'll travel to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Trails Outdoors Parks
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Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park

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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 17th (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park, thentake in the exciting artwork at Bronze Coast Gallery, and finally admire the majestic nature at Oswald West State Park.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Cannon Beach trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Redwood National Park to Cannon Beach by car takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. May in Cannon Beach sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 18th (Tue), you're off to Seattle.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

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Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

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Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
On the 18th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

Plan trip to Seattle with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Cannon Beach in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Seattle: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks
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Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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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 20th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek and then explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park route planner.

Getting from Seattle to Glacier National Park by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in May, plan for little chillier nights in Glacier National Park, with lows around °F. You'll set off for Yellowstone National Park on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
McDonald Creek ©
McDonald Creek

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, thentake in the natural beauty of Beryl Spring, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, and finally take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Glacier National Park in May, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. On the 23rd (Sun), you're off to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park trip website.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in May, things will get a bit warmer in Grand Teton National Park: highs are around °F and lows about °F. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Zion National Park tour planner.

You can fly from Grand Teton National Park to Zion National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in May: high temperatures in Zion National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. You will leave for Page on the 26th (Wed).

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature
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Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

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Page

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Page route builder site.

Traveling by combination of car and shuttle from Zion National Park to Page takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Zion National Park in May, Page is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. On the 27th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Page

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Photography Tours
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

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