23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h
2
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  5​h
3
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h
4
Sioux Falls
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Badlands National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Deadwood
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7​h
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 30​min
8
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
10
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
11
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: London

2
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 6th (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Louisburg Square and then explore and take pictures at Fenway Park. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Auburn Cemetery, and finally admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Boston using our trip planner.

London, UK to Boston is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Boston. In October, daytime highs in Boston are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Mount Auburn Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Kleinhans Music Hall and then take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Niagara Falls online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Boston to Niagara Falls takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Boston in October, plan for little chillier nights in Niagara Falls, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature Parks Nightlife

Side Trip

Kleinhans Music Hall
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Kleinhans Music Hall ©
Kleinhans Music Hall

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lincoln Park Zoo, admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, then admire the striking features of 360 CHICAGO, and finally make a trip to Buckingham Fountain.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Chicago journey maker site .

Getting from Niagara Falls to Chicago by combination of bus and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Niagara Falls to Chicago. In October, daytime highs in Chicago are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sioux Falls.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

few
hours
Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sioux Falls trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Sioux Falls takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 3°C in Sioux Falls. You will leave for Badlands National Park on the 12th (Fri).

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks Museums Nature

1
night
Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park ©
Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Sage Creek Wilderness Area, take in the dramatic natural features at Badlands Wall, and then take a memorable drive along Loop Road.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Badlands National Park trip planning website .

You can drive from Sioux Falls to Badlands National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Deadwood.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

Nature Outdoors Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Loop Road ©
Loop Road
Badlands Wall ©
Badlands Wall
Sage Creek Wilderness Area ©
Sage Creek Wilderness Area

1
night
Deadwood

Deadwood ©
Deadwood is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County. For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Deadwood tour builder .

Traveling by car from Badlands National Park to Deadwood takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 3°C. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Deadwood

Casinos Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Jack's Gaming Resort ©
Cadillac Jack's Gaming Resort

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Upper Falls and then explore the activities along Yellowstone Lake.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park day trip planning app .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Deadwood to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Deadwood to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from Deadwood in October, expect Yellowstone National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 10°C and -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, admire the masterpieces at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and finally see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the engineering at Hoover Dam and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas by combination of taxi and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 32°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then get great views at Mather Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Bright Angel Trail.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park day trip tool .

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Yosemite 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
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

2
nights
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.
On the 23rd (Tue), cruise along Tioga Pass, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, then take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, and then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 12.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in October, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, catch a ride on Cable Cars, and make a trip to Lombard Street.

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Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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