23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Berlin
Fly:  17 h
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  6 h 45 min
2
Custer
— 3 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  7 h 45 min
3
Gatlinburg
— 4 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Foot:  6 h 15 min
4
Hilton Head
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Savannah
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
6
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Los Angeles

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at West Thumb Geyser Basin and Grand Loop Road. Get outdoors at Midway Geyser Basin and Biscuit Basin. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Artists’ Paintpots, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Roaring Mountain, take in the natural beauty of Beryl Spring, and cruise along Virginia Cascade Drive.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park journey website.

Berlin, Germany to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 17- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Berlin to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Custer.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin

3
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Get a sense of the local culture at Mammoth Site of Hot Springs and Four Mile Old West Town. Escape the urban bustle at Wildlife Loop Road and Iron Mountain Road. Get out of town with these interesting Custer side-trips: Elk Mountain Nature Trail (in Wind Cave National Park) and Presidential Trail (in Keystone). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel, explore the activities along Sylvan Lake, and explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Custer trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Custer by combination of flight and taxi takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July: high temperatures in Custer hover around 31°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Custer

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Keystone, Elk Mountain Nature Trail, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
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Mammoth Site of Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Presidential Trail ©
Presidential Trail

4
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Hollywood Star Cars Museum and Titanic Museum Attraction. Get outdoors at Clingmans Dome and Tuckaleechee Caverns. Change things up with these side-trips from Gatlinburg: River Rafting & Tubing (in Hartford) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Cades Cove & Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, take a leisurely stroll along The Island in Pigeon Forge, and whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Gatlinburg trip itinerary maker website.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Custer to Gatlinburg in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. In July, Gatlinburg is a bit warmer than Custer - with highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tuckaleechee Caverns, River Rafting & Tubing
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Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Tuckaleechee Caverns ©
Tuckaleechee Caverns

3
nights
Hilton Head

Hilton Head ©
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Visiting Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Spas and Coligny Plaza Shopping Center. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Coligny Beach and play a few rounds at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head planning website.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Gatlinburg to Hilton Head in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Traveling from Gatlinburg in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 28°C in Hilton Head. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Golf Parks
Highlights from your plan
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach

3
nights
Savannah

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum and Colonial Park Cemetery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Olde Pink House. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Fort Pulaski National Monument, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, stroll around Forsyth Park, and stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Savannah trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Savannah takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Savannah can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Tybee Island
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument

5
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin Research Center and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Head to 7 Artists & Friends Gallery and SunShine Scootersfor plenty of shopping. When in Key West, make a side trip to see Sombrero Reef in Marathon, approximately Marathon away. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Vandenberg Wreck, go for a walk through West Martello Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, and stroll through Key West Garden Club.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Key West day trip tool.

You can fly from Savannah to Key West in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Traveling from Savannah in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Key West, with lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marathon
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Vandenberg Wreck ©
Vandenberg Wreck

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