21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Dallas
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Custer
— 1 night
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Devils Tower
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
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Seattle
— 1 night
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Crater Lake National Park
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 1 night
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Wawona
— 2 nights
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West Hollywood
— 1 night
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Anaheim
— 1 night
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Joshua Tree National Park
— 1 night
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Arches National Park
— 1 day
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Pawhuska
— 1 day

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Dallas

Dallas
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip planner.

Orlando to Dallas is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Orlando in October, expect little chillier with lows of 62°F in Dallas. On the 1st (Tue), you'll travel to Custer.

Things to do in Dallas

Nightlife · Fun & Games · Parks

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Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
On the 2nd (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Black Hills National Forest, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, read Custer trip planner.

Getting from Dallas to Custer by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Dallas in October, with highs in Custer at 57°F and lows at 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Devils Tower.

Things to do in Custer

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Black Hills National Forest ©
Black Hills National Forest
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake

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Devils Tower

Devils Tower ©
A trip to Devils Tower proves equally suitable for adrenaline addicts and nature enthusiasts on the lookout for unique geological formations.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): appreciate the history behind Wind Circles, explore the striking landscape at Devils Tower National Monument, then go for a walk through Tower Trail, and finally look for gifts at Devils Tower Trading Post.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Devils Tower online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Custer to Devils Tower by car takes about 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Devils Tower can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Devils Tower

Nature · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument
Devils Tower Trading Post ©
Devils Tower Trading Post

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Here are some ideas for day two: witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, then explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Artists’ Paintpots, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Beryl Spring.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip website.

Drive from Devils Tower to Yellowstone National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Devils Tower in October, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 47°F and lows at 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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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.
On the 6th (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

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Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, you will find days in Grand Teton National Park are a bit warmer (55°F), and nights are about the same (28°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Glacier View Turnout ©
Glacier View Turnout

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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 7th (Mon): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, view the masterpieces at Glasshouse Studio, then make a trip to Space Needle, and finally take a stroll through Pike Place Market.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Seattle day trip site.

You can fly from Grand Teton National Park to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park to Seattle, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Grand Teton National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Seattle: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): stroll through Sun Notch Trail and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Crater Lake National Park.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Crater Lake National Park using our trip planner.

You can fly from Seattle to Crater Lake National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Seattle in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Crater Lake National Park: temperatures range from 71°F by day to 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park
Sun Notch Trail ©
Sun Notch Trail

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 9th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco visit website.

You can fly from Crater Lake National Park to San Francisco in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Crater Lake National Park in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 56°F in San Francisco. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Wawona.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. On the 10th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan and then explore the striking landscape at Half Dome. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Wawona itinerary planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Wawona by car takes about 4 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Wawona: temperatures range from 81°F by day to 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to West Hollywood.

Things to do in Wawona

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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West Hollywood

West Hollywood
West Hollywood, occasionally referred to locally as WeHo, is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, read West Hollywood itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Wawona to West Hollywood in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Wawona in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 61°F in West Hollywood. On the 12th (Sat), you'll travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in West Hollywood

Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 13th (Sun), experience the excitement of Radiator Springs Racers and then find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Anaheim online visit planner.

You can drive from West Hollywood to Anaheim in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and train; or take a bus. When traveling from West Hollywood in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Anaheim, with highs around 84°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Radiator Springs Racers ©
Radiator Springs Racers

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Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park ©
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
On the 14th (Mon), explore the fascinating landscape at Cottonwood Spring Oasis and then hike along Lost Palms Oasis Trail.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Joshua Tree National Park trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Anaheim to Joshua Tree National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or fly. In October in Joshua Tree National Park, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cottonwood Spring Oasis ©
Cottonwood Spring Oasis

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): hike along Daylight Pass and then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park online road trip planner.

You can drive from Joshua Tree National Park to Death Valley National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in October, things will get a bit cooler in Death Valley National Park: highs are around 79°F and lows about 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Daylight Pass ©
Daylight Pass

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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.
On the 16th (Wed), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally get your game on at The Roller Coaster.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas route website.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, with lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

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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 17th (Thu): get great views at Observation Point and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, expect nights in Zion National Park to be much colder, around 36°F, while days are slightly colder, around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Trails · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Observation Point
Observation Point

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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 18th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, then hike along South Kaibab Trail, and finally take some stellar pictures from Powell Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Grand Canyon Railway Depot, take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, and then hike along Bright Angel Trail.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park by shuttle takes about 10 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Zion National Park in October: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 66°F and lows are around 31°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll through Double Arch and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fiery Furnace.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Arches National Park journey builder site.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Arches National Park in 6.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Arches National Park, with lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Pawhuska.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Trails · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

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Pawhuska

Pawhuska ©
Pawhuska is a city in and the county seat of Osage County, Oklahoma, United States.It was named after the 19th-century Osage chief, Paw-Hiu-Skah, which means "White Hair" in English. On the 21st (Mon), browse for treasures at The Buckin' Flamingo and then identify plant and animal life at Osage Hills State Park.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Pawhuska travel planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Arches National Park to Pawhuska. Traveling from Arches National Park to Pawhuska, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Arches National Park in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Pawhuska, with lows of 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pawhuska

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Osage Hills State Park ©
Osage Hills State Park
The Buckin' Flamingo ©
The Buckin' Flamingo

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