23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly + Drive:  19​h 15​min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
4
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
5
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h 30​min
7
New Orleans
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  6​h
8
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Paris

2
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.
Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Artist Point. Spend the 27th (Mon) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley and trek along North Rim Trail.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park holiday builder app .

Paris, France to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. While traveling from Paris, expect little chillier days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 13°C to lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

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.
Get in touch with nature at Glacier Point and Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, stroll through Panorama Trail, and make a trip to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park online trip itinerary maker .

Do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, Yosemite National Park is a bit warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 21°C and lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake
North Dome ©
North Dome

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Do some cultural sightseeing at Fisherman's Wharf and SoMa. Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and take a stroll through Union Square.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read San Francisco day trip tool .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Visit Waikiki Beach and Kailua Beach Park for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Sunset Beach Park and Waimea Bay. The adventure continues: explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial, explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and examine the collection at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Honolulu day trip planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Honolulu in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to Honolulu. In June, Honolulu is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 35°C and lows of 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

1
night
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 8th (Sat): try to win big at Paris Las Vegas, then try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then shop like a local with The Strip, and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

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You can fly from Honolulu to Las Vegas in 9 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Las Vegas is 2 hours. When traveling from Honolulu in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 46°C by day to 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
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.
Get outdoors at Rim Trail and South Kaibab Trail. On the 11th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and examine the collection at Kolb Studio.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip site .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, around 6°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

1
day
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 13th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, then learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Garden District.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans road trip planning app .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, with lows around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island are in your itinerary. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and St. Patrick's Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Times Square, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Chapel, go for a walk through Central Park, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to New York City in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to New York City is 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in New York City, with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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