22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly + taxi:  13​h 45​min
1
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
St. Helena
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Cody
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Spokane
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Boise
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
8
Portland
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
9
Cannon Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
10
Tillamook
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
11
Welches
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
12
Bend
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
13
The Dalles
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
14
Mount Rainier National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
15
Olympic National Park
— 1 night
bus + ferry:  1​h 30​min
16
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h
End: Amsterdam


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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.
To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park driving holiday tool .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Glacier National Park is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of train, flight, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Glacier National Park is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Amsterdam in April, Glacier National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to St. Helena.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Garden Wall ©
Garden Wall

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St. Helena

St. Helena ©
The city of St.
On the 27th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Castello di Amorosa and then stop by Dean & DeLuca. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our St. Helena vacation builder website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to St. Helena takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, subway, and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Glacier National Park to St. Helena. Traveling from Glacier National Park in April, things will get somewhat warmer in St. Helena: highs are around 24°C and lows about 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in St. Helena

Tours Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Castello di Amorosa, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Wine Tours & Tastings
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa

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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 30th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from St. Helena to Grand Teton National Park in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, subway, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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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 Monument Geyser Basin and Fairy Falls. There's much more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Lone Star Geyser, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and take some stellar pictures from Observation Point Trail.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In April, daily temperatures in Yellowstone National Park can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Cody.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Fairy Falls ©
Fairy Falls
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin

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Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
On the 5th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Old Trail Town and then explore the galleries of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cody trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Cody in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Cody: highs are around 19°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Spokane.

Things to do in Cody

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Old Trail Town ©
Old Trail Town

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Spokane

Spokane ©
Spokane is a city located in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States. On the 6th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Manito Park and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Spokane trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Cody to Spokane in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cody to Spokane. Traveling from Cody in May, expect nights in Spokane to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Spokane

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Manito Park ©
Manito Park
Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes ©

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Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 7th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Boise River Greenbelt and then contemplate the long history of Boise Train Depot.

Discover how to plan a Boise trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Spokane to Boise in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Spokane to Boise, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. May in Boise sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Boise

Outdoors Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
Boise Train Depot ©
Boise Train Depot

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
On the 8th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of Eastbank Esplanade, then identify plant and animal life at Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge, and then contemplate the long history of Pittock Mansion.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Portland trip maker .

You can fly from Boise to Portland in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Boise to Portland. In May, daytime highs in Portland are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Portland

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Eastbank Esplanade ©
Eastbank Esplanade
Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge ©
Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge
Pittock Mansion ©
Pittock Mansion

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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 9th (Wed), kick back and relax at Cannon Beach and then explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, you can read our Cannon Beach trip planning site .

Drive from Portland to Cannon Beach in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Portland in May, expect nights in Cannon Beach to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are little chillier, around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Tillamook.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Lookout State Park and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Meares Lighthouse.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Tillamook online trip planner .

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Tillamook in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cannon Beach to Tillamook. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Welches.

Things to do in Tillamook

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cape Lookout State Park ©
Cape Lookout State Park
Cape Meares Lighthouse ©
Cape Meares Lighthouse

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Welches

Welches ©
Welches is an unincorporated community in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States. On the 11th (Fri), trek along Wildwood Recreation Site and then hit the slopes at Timberline Lodge and Ski Area.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Welches visit planning app .

You can drive from Tillamook to Welches in 2.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tillamook to Welches. Traveling from Tillamook in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Welches, with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Bend.

Things to do in Welches

Nature Historic Sites Winter Sports

Side Trip

Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
Highlights from your plan
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area ©
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
Wildwood Recreation Site ©
Wildwood Recreation Site

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Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): stroll through Drake Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at High Desert Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bend road trip tool .

Traveling by car from Welches to Bend takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Welches in May, Bend is little chillier at night with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to The Dalles.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Museums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
High Desert Museum ©
High Desert Museum
Drake Park ©
Drake Park

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The Dalles

The Dalles ©
The Dalles is the county seat and largest city of Wasco County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): examine the collection at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read The Dalles trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Bend to The Dalles in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Bend in May, expect The Dalles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in The Dalles

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail
Highlights from your plan

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Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
On the 14th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Mount Rainier National Park online travel planner .

Explore your travel options from The Dalles to Mount Rainier National Park with the Route module. On the 14th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier

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Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park ©
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): stroll through Ruby Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Olympic National Park travel planner.

You can fly from Mount Rainier National Park to Olympic National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Ruby Beach ©
Ruby Beach

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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 16th (Wed): wander the streets of Pike Place Market, stop by Chukar Cherries, kick back and relax at Alki Beach, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Olympic National Park to Seattle in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Olympic National Park in May; daily highs in Seattle reach 23°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Outdoors Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach