19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Washington DC
— 2 nights
2
Gettysburg
— 1 night
3
Jamestown
— 1 night
4
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
6
San Francisco
— 2 nights
7
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
8
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
On the 7th (Wed), explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, thenexamine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC road trip planner.

Stuttgart, Germany to Washington DC is an approximately 14-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Stuttgart to Washington DC is minus 6 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Stuttgart in August: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Little Round Top, deepen your understanding of the past and present with Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, and then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Gettysburg online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Gettysburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or fly. Expect slightly colder evenings in Gettysburg when traveling from Washington DC in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Little Round Top ©
Little Round Top

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Jamestown

Jamestown
To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Jamestown trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Jamestown takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Gettysburg in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Jamestown, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. You'll set off for Glacier National Park on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Jamestown

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

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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 12th (Mon): walk around Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls, get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, and then explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Glacier National Park journey maker tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Jamestown to Glacier National Park. The time zone difference when traveling from Jamestown to Glacier National Park is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Glacier National Park when traveling from Jamestown in August, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park ©
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

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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.
Get outdoors at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Lake Butte Overlook. Spend the 15th (Thu) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Artist Point and explore the activities along Yellowstone Lake.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Yellowstone National Park using our trip 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. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, thendon't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, thenexamine the collection at Exploratorium, and then steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco 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. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, San Francisco is warmer at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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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.
On the 19th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA and then hike along Tuolumne Meadows.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park route planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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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.
Visiting Grand Canyon South Rim and Powell Point will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: trek along North Kaibab Trail and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tonto Trail.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park itinerary maker site.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
North Kaibab Trail ©
North Kaibab Trail

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