22 days in Western US Itinerary

22 days in Western US Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
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Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
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Sedona
— 3 nights
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Santa Fe
— 2 nights

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

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 Lone Star Geyser. You'll discover tucked-away gems like West Thumb Geyser Basin and Gibbon Falls. And it doesn't end there: hike along Lewis Falls, explore the striking landscape at Biscuit Basin, tour the pleasant surroundings at Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park sightseeing tool.

Atlanta to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Atlanta to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone 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
Highlights from your plan
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
S Rim Trail ©
S Rim Trail

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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.
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 · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake
Jenny Lake ©
Jenny Lake
Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips ©

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
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 Sentinel Dome and Taft Point. There's still lots to do: stroll through Panorama Trail, surround yourself with nature on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, and explore the striking landscape at Cloud's Rest.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Jackson Hole to Yosemite National Park in 9 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
Highlights from your plan
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Nevada Falls Loop ©
Nevada Falls Loop

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bright Angel Point and Mather Point. Family-friendly places like Grand Canyon South Rim and Buck Wild Grand Canyon Hummer Tours will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: trek along South Kaibab Trail, take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, and get great views at Pipe Creek Vista.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder app.

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. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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Sedona

Sedona ©

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Take a break from the city and head to Cathedral Rock and Slide Rock State Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park and Helicopter Tours. Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Oak Creek Canyon, cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Sedona journey planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona takes 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 94°F to lows of 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock

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Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©

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.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Santa Fe trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Sedona to Santa Fe in 7 hours. Other options are to fly; 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 travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

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