20 days in Western US Itinerary

20 days in Western US Itinerary

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Start: Sofia
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
4
Moab
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 15 min
5
Sedona
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
7
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Sofia

2
nights
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 22nd (Fri): examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, thenget curious at Exploratorium, and then stroll through Alcatraz Island. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, thendelve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument, thenplay a few rounds at Lincoln Park, and finally snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco tour site.

Sofia, Bulgaria to San Francisco is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sofia to San Francisco is minus 10 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
nights
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.
On the 24th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Titanic, thenponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Las Vegas North Premium Outlets and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas travel planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in May: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 36°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip
Titanic ©
Titanic

3
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Zion National Park and Zion Shuttle. Take a break from the city and head to Angel's Landing and Zion Canyon Scenic Drive. Step out of Zion National Park with an excursion to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab--about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: stroll through The Narrows.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Zion National Park trip builder.

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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, you will find days in Zion National Park are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are much colder (5°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Moab.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

3
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Step out of the city life by going to Dead Horse Point State Park and Canyonlands National Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Delicate Arch and River Rafting & Tubing. Change things up with a short trip to Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park (about 50 minutes away).

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Moab travel app.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Moab takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and car; or fly. Traveling from Zion National Park in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Moab, with lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Moab

Nature Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Mesa Arch, Delicate Arch
Highlights from your plan
Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park
Canyonlands National Park ©
Canyonlands National Park
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Visiting Cathedral Rock and Walnut Canyon National Monument will get you outdoors. Bring the kids along to Bell Rock and Oak Creek Canyon. Go for a jaunt from Sedona to Williams to see Bearizona Wildlife Park about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Devil's Bridge Trail, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and view the masterpieces at Exposures International Gallery of Fine Art.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Sedona trip itinerary planning site.

You can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle from Moab to Sedona in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in May, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Bearizona Wildlife Park, Walnut Canyon National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Bearizona Wildlife Park ©
Bearizona Wildlife Park

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Teton. Get in touch with nature at Old Faithful and Lamar Valley. Take a break from Yellowstone National Park with a short trip to Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center in West Yellowstone, about 2h 45 min away. There's still lots to do: trek along Artist Point, explore the striking landscape of Lake Butte Overlook, witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, and stroll through Brink of the Lower Falls Trail.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park holiday maker app.

Traveling by flight from Sedona to Yellowstone National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Sedona in June, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 22°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

1
night
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 8th (Mon): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, thenwander the streets of Pike Place Market, thentake in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June: highs in Seattle hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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