19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Diego
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
1
Stanley
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
West Glacier
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h
6
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island
— 1 night
+3
ferry + bus + foot + ferry:  6​h
7
Olympic National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  6​h 45​min
8
Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: San Diego

1
night
Stanley

Stanley is a town in Custer County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): explore the activities along Redfish Lake and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Stanley trip itinerary builder site .

San Diego to Stanley is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from San Diego in June, expect much colder with lows of 34°F in Stanley. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Stanley

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Redfish Lake ©
Redfish Lake

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, 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, trek along Artist Point, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner .

Drive from Stanley to Yellowstone National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Stanley in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 66°F by day to 34°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car 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
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

2
nights
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 18th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, cruise along Teton Park Road, and then take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton. Keep things going the next day: hike along Cascade Canyon Trail, then trek along Taggart Lake, then take in the views from Snake River Bridge, and finally cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park sightseeing planning site .

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June: highs in Grand Teton National Park hover around 72°F, while lows dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to West Glacier.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

3
nights
West Glacier

West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Glacier National Park (Jackson Glacier Overlook, Virginia Falls, & more). There's more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the West Glacier attractions tool .

You can fly from Grand Teton National Park to West Glacier in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in June since evenings lows in West Glacier dip to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in West Glacier

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Glacier National Park
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, look for gifts at Glasshouse Studio, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, and finally take a stroll through Pike Place Market. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the resident critters at Woodland Park Zoo, then explore the activities along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Seattle trip builder tool .

You can fly from West Glacier to Seattle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from West Glacier in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Seattle, with lows of 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Friday Harbor.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

1
night
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island

The tiny town of Friday Harbor is the largest village on the San Juan Islands, and it fits within just 2.6 km (1 sq mi) of space.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Zip San Juan and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Friday Harbor tour itinerary builder site .

Getting from Seattle to Friday Harbor by flight takes about an hour. Other options: ride a ferry. In June, Friday Harbor is slightly colder than Seattle - with highs of 69°F and lows of 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Friday Harbor

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Zip San Juan ©
Zip San Juan

3
nights
Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park ©
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Bring the kids along to Ruby Beach and Rialto Beach. There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Murhut Falls, take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park, and hike along High Divide.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Olympic National Park trip builder tool .

Traveling by ferry from Friday Harbor to Olympic National Park takes 6 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Olympic National Park can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park

2
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): kick back and relax at Cannon Beach, explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, then admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park, and finally see the interesting displays at Seaside Inverted Experience. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Manzanita Beach and then immerse yourself in nature at Oswald West State Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cannon Beach tour itinerary builder tool .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Olympic National Park to Cannon Beach in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Cannon Beach, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Beaches Nature

Side Trips

Seaside Inverted Experience, Manzanita Beach
Highlights from your plan
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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