18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 1 night
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Key West
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
5
Custer
— 3 nights
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Munising
— 4 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 7th (Sun): steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial and then enjoy the sand and surf at 8th Ave Jetty. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and then stop by Li-lac Chocolates.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New York City driving holiday planner.

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 July, things will get a bit warmer in New York City: highs are around 35°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods · Beaches

Side Trip

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Must see
9/11 Memorial
4.7
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Neighborhood
Fifth Avenue
4.4

1
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Key West

Key West ©

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then steep yourself in history at Fort Zachary Taylor.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Key West trip builder website.

You can fly from New York City to Key West in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from New York City in July since evenings lows in Key West dip to 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks
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Parasailing / Paragliding
Parasailing & Paragliding
4.2

2
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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Grand Canyon South Rim and North Kaibab Trail. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rim Trail and Powell Point. There's more to do: take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park visit website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Key West to Grand Canyon National Park in 14.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Key West to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Key West in July, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (34°C), and nights are colder (13°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Rim Trail
5.0
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Canyon
Inner Canyon
5.0

2
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Artists’ Paintpots. Get in touch with nature at Grand Prismatic Spring and Lake Butte Overlook. There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls and take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip builder website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 13 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, things will get slightly colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 26°C and lows about 4°C. You'll set off for Custer on the 15th (Mon).

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Gibbon Falls
4.5

3
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Take a break from the city and head to Custer State Park and Sylvan Lake. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wildlife Loop Road and Mount Rushmore National Memorial. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel, explore the activities along Legion Lake, view the masterpieces at Jon Crane Gallery & Custom Framing, and look for gifts at Granite Sports.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Custer online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Custer takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. In July, Custer is a bit warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 31°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Munising.

Things to do in Custer

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Custer State Park
4.8
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Must see
Sylvan Lake
4.8

4
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Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fayette Historic State Park and Historical Village Fayette Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and 12-Mile Beach. The adventure continues: stroll through Sand Point Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, putt your heart out at Miners Falls Mini Golf, and explore the activities along Chapel Rock and Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Munising trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Custer to Munising in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Custer to Munising due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Custer in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Munising: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munising

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

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