20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Luxembourg City
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Salt Lake City
— Few hours
Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Idaho Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Jackson Hole
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
6
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
8
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Lake Powell
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
10
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
11
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
12
San Francisco
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
13
Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
14
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Luxembourg City

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Salt Lake City

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Salt Lake City attractions planning tool .

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Salt Lake City is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Luxembourg City in July, expect Salt Lake City to be a bit warmer, temps between 41°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Idaho Falls.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games

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Idaho Falls

Idaho Falls ©
Idaho Falls is a city in and the county seat of Bonneville County, Idaho, United States, and is the largest city in Eastern Idaho. On the 13th (Sat), examine the collection at Museum of Idaho, don't miss a visit to Snake River Greenbelt, then make a trip to Giant Eagle Waterfall Nest, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park, and finally explore the striking landscape at Hell's Half Acre.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Idaho Falls trip itinerary planning site .

Getting from Salt Lake City to Idaho Falls by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Salt Lake City in July, with highs in Idaho Falls at 36°C and lows at 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park ©
Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park
Hell's Half Acre ©
Hell's Half Acre
Museum of Idaho ©
Museum of Idaho

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wildlife Safari at Spring Creek Ranch - Private Trips. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Safari at Spring Creek Ranch - Private Trips, don't miss a visit to Antler Arches of Jackson, examine the collection at National Museum of Wildlife Art, then make a trip to Town Square, then explore and take pictures at Jackson Hole Rodeo, and finally view the masterpieces at Thal Glass Studio. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve, explore the activities along Jenny Lake, and then don't miss a visit to T.A. Moulton Barn.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Jackson Hole trip builder tool .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Jackson Hole takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in August, Jackson Hole is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Jenny Lake ©
Jenny Lake
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve ©
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve
Jackson Hole Rodeo ©
Jackson Hole Rodeo

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cascade Canyon Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jenny Lake Trail, and then cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail

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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.
On the 18th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls, then take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, then take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 3 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in July, things will get slightly colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 26°C and lows about 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Gibbon Falls ©
Gibbon Falls

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City
To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Salt Lake City route planning app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Salt Lake City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July: high temperatures in Salt Lake City hover around 41°C and lows are around 24°C. You'll set off for Las Vegas on the 19th (Fri).

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then examine the collection at The Mob Museum. Keep things going the next day: enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas road trip website .

Fly from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Salt Lake City in July; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 47°C and lows reach 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Battlefield Vegas ©
Battlefield Vegas
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Zion National Park visit planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in July, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Zion National Park: temperatures range from 40°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lake Powell.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows

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Lake Powell

Lake Powell
Lake Powell serves as the playground for the town of Page, drawing nearly three million visitors annually.
On the 22nd (Mon), take in breathtaking views at Ticaboo Canyon and then trek along Rainbow Bridge Trail.

Plan a Lake Powell trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Zion National Park to Lake Powell. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Lake Powell when traveling from Zion National Park in July, with lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Lake Powell

Parks Nature Outdoors

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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Mather Point and then hike along Rim Trail. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Grandview Point, trek along South Kaibab Trail, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning site .

Drive from Lake Powell to Grand Canyon National Park in 7 hours. When traveling from Lake Powell in July, plan for little chillier days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 34°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas
For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 32°C. On the 25th (Thu), you're off toSan Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Outdoors Tours

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Lombard Street and then steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Francisco sightseeing planning site .

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect San Francisco to be cooler, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Lombard Street ©
Lombard Street

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. On the 26th (Fri), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Monterey Bay Aquarium, then cruise along 17-Mile Drive, and then get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, wander the streets of Old Fisherman's Wharf, and then immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Monterey online trip planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Monterey by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Point Lobos, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
Step out of San Francisco to go to Mill Valley and see Muir Woods National Monument, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Enjoy San Francisco some more: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Steps, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco day trip app .

Traveling by car from Monterey to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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