19 days in Western US Itinerary

19 days in Western US Itinerary

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19 days in Western US Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  7​h 45​min
4
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h
End: Singapore

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Golden Gate Bridge and Exploratorium. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and Grace Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards (in St. Helena) and Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley). There's much more to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, cast your line with a fishing tour, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps, and take a stroll through Union Square.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to San Francisco is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Singapore to San Francisco, you'll gain 16 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Singapore in July, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
nights
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.
Visiting Taft Point and Sentinel Dome will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, tour the pleasant surroundings at May Lake Trailhead, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, and explore the activities along Tenaya Lake.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 33°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Taft Point ©
Taft Point

3
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.
Visiting Firehole Canyon Drive and Grand Loop Road will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, admire the sheer force of Tower Fall, and stroll through Natural Bridge Trail.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, things will get a bit cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 26°C and lows about 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

3
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park and Virginia Falls. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Grinnell Glacier, hike along Iceberg Lake Trail, admire the sheer force of St.Mary Falls, and explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Glacier National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of car, flight, and taxi from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, Glacier National Park is somewhat warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 34°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then look for all kinds of wild species at Mercer Slough Nature Park, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Seattle online day trip planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Glacier National Park to Seattle due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Glacier National Park in July, plan for little chillier days in Seattle, with highs around 30°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 18°C. On the 31st (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Mercer Slough Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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