23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dammam
Fly + Drive:  28​h
1
New York City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Telluride
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Aspen
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  6​h
5
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  6​h
6
Jackson Hole
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
7
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
9
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
10
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  7​h 45​min
11
San Diego
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  5​h
12
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
+2
bus + foot + bus:  6​h 15​min
13
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
14
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
15
Kihei
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
16
Lihue
— 4 nights
Fly:  31​h
End: Dammam

1
night
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.
On the 26th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and then get to know the fascinating history of Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sat): make a trip to 9/11 Memorial, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Met Cloisters, then take in the pleasant sights at Times Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and finally race across the water with a speed boat tour.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the New York City day trip app .

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to New York City is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Dammam to New York City, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Dammam, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Brooklyn Heights Promenade
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade

2
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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
On the 28th (Sun), make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, steep yourself in history at Arlington National Cemetery, then take a stroll through Old Town, then admire the landmark architecture of George Washington's Mount Vernon, and finally admire all the interesting features of National Mall. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, learn about all things military at National Museum of the Marine Corps, then take in the history at Manassas National Battlefield Park, and finally examine the collection at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC journey planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Telluride.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Arlington, National Museum of the Marine Corps, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Old Town, George Washington's Mount Vernon
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Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
George Washington's Mount Vernon ©
George Washington's Mount Vernon

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Telluride

Telluride ©
The town of Telluride is the county seat and most populous town of San Miguel County in the southwestern portion of the U.S. On the 30th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil hike, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then admire the sheer force of Bear Creek Falls.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Telluride online driving holiday planner .

Fly from Washington DC to Telluride in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Telluride is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Washington DC in July, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Telluride: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Telluride

Nature Trails Outdoors
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Bear Creek Falls ©
Bear Creek Falls
Bridal Veil hike ©
Bridal Veil hike

1
night
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): get interesting insight from Tours, then see a world frozen in time at Holden Marolt Mining & Ranching Museum, and then get great views at Independence Pass.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Aspen trip site .

Traveling by car from Telluride to Aspen takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. While traveling from Telluride, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Aspen, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Aspen

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass

1
night
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
On the 1st (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Jackson Glacier Overlook, then take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, then appreciate the views at Logan Pass, and finally hike along Grinnell Glacier.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park day trip planning website .

Getting from Aspen to Glacier National Park by combination of flight and taxi takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Glacier National Park can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Logan Pass ©
Logan Pass
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve, then look for all kinds of wild species at Teton Raptor Center, then explore the world behind art at National Museum of Wildlife Art, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Oxbow Bend.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Jackson Hole online visit planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to Jackson Hole in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in August, with highs in Jackson Hole at 30°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Wildlife Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve ©
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Oxbow Bend ©
Oxbow Bend

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night
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 3rd (Sat), trek along Cascade Canyon Trail, then trek along Taggart Lake, then explore the striking landscape at Inspiration Point, and finally stroll through Jenny Lake Trail.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park day trip planner.

You can drive from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

1
night
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 4th (Sun): hike along Artist Point, take in the natural beauty of Norris Geyser Basin, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Artists’ Paintpots, explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 24°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Norris Geyser Basin ©
Norris Geyser Basin

1
night
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, then hike along Angel's Landing, then take a memorable drive along Zion Shuttle, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park day trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Zion National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, with highs in Zion National Park at 38°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Zion's Main Canyon ©
Zion's Main Canyon

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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.
On the 6th (Tue), take in panoramic vistas at Desert View Watchtower, then trek along South Kaibab Trail, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

Make your Grand Canyon National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Explore your travel options from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park with the Route module. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Zion National Park in August: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Desert View Watchtower ©
Desert View Watchtower
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

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day
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Coronado Beach.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the San Diego trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to San Diego in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to San Diego. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in San Diego when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in San Diego

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Coronado Beach
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Coronado Beach ©
Coronado Beach
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery ©
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

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night
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 8th (Thu), kick back and relax at Kiva Beach, kick back and relax at Baldwin Beach, and then contemplate the long history of Tallac Historic Site.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the South Lake Tahoe day trip website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Diego to South Lake Tahoe in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in August, expect cooler with lows of 7°C in South Lake Tahoe. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kiva Beach ©
Kiva Beach
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site

1
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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.
On the 9th (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View, then don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

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

Traveling by bus from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park takes 6.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take a stroll through Twin Peaks, then hike along Lands End, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and finally head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary builder website .

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 a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Kihei.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Lands End ©
Lands End

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Kihei

Kihei ©
Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Wailea Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kihei trip builder tool .

You can fly from San Francisco to Kihei in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Kihei, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: high temperatures in Kihei hover around 38°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Lihue.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

Wailea Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

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Lihue

Lihue ©
Lihue or Līhue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. Take a break from the city and head to Hanalei Beach and Wailua Falls. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kalalau Trail and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Venture out of the city with trips to Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha) and Waimea (Waimea Canyon State Park & Polihale State Park). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and experience rural life at Kauai Coffee Company.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lihue online travel planner .

Getting from Kihei to Lihue by combination of taxi and flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: fly. In August, daily temperatures in Lihue can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lihue

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Waimea, Kayaking & Canoeing, Hanalei Beach, Na Pali Coast State Park, Kalalau Trail
Highlights from your plan
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park

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