22 days in Western US Itinerary

22 days in Western US Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western US itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
2
Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
Fly to Reno, Bus to Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
Drive
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sedona
— 3 nights
Fly
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Santa Fe
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park

— 5 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get some historical perspective at Uncle Tom's Trail and S Rim Trail. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Upper Geyser Basin and Biscuit Basin. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Shoshone Lake, hike along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, and get outside with Morning Glory Pool.

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Atlanta to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Atlanta in June, expect Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, temps between 66°F and 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Jackson Hole

— 2 nights
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.
On the 15th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Town Square, trek along Taggart Lake, then explore the activities along Jenny Lake, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Group. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: let the river carry you with Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips and then see the interesting displays at National Museum of Wildlife Art.

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Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jackson Hole, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park

— 6 nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Yosemite, Tunnel View and Sentinel Dome. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, trek along Panorama Trail, stroll through Lembert Dome, and get a dose of the wild on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from Jackson Hole to Yosemite National Park in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jackson Hole to Yosemite National Park. When traveling from Jackson Hole in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Grand Canyon National Park

— 3 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Step off the beaten path and head to South Kaibab Trail and Rim Trail. Family-friendly places like Grand Canyon South Rim and Mather Point will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: take a pleasant ride with Canyon Trail Rides, take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, head outdoors with Buck Wild Grand Canyon Hummer Tours, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Point.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit warmer (85°F), and nights are about the same (42°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Sedona

— 3 nights

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Take a break from the city and head to Devil's Bridge Trail and Slide Rock State Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Oak Creek Canyon and Helicopter Tours. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, and admire all the interesting features of Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

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Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, you will find days in Sedona are somewhat warmer (94°F), and nights are much hotter (68°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Santa Fe

— 2 nights

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Loretto Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): examine the collection at Museum of International Folk Art, make a trip to Santa Fe Plaza, and then admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum.

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You can fly from Sedona to Santa Fe in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sedona in June, expect Santa Fe to be a bit cooler, temps between 89°F and 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods