23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— Few hours
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Arches National Park
— Few hours
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Moab
— 1 night
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Lake Powell
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 1 night
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San Luis Obispo
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— Few hours
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Jackson Hole
— 1 day
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
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Bozeman
— 4 nights

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory and then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Los Angeles itinerary planner.

Boston to Los Angeles is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston to Los Angeles, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In August in Los Angeles, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 101°F and 77°F. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Thu) before leaving for Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Narrows as well as Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): hike along The Narrows and then take a memorable drive along Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in August, plan for little chillier days in Zion National Park, with highs around 90°F, while nights are colder with lows around 54°F. You'll set off for Bryce Canyon National Park on the 7th (Fri).

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park tour builder.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in August, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 77°F and 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©

A Red Rock Wonderland

Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Landscape Arch, make a trip to Partition Arch, and then explore the striking landscape at Pine Tree Arch.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Arches National Park trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Arches National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in August, expect Arches National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 92°F and 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Landscape Arch ©
Landscape Arch
Pine Tree Arch ©
Pine Tree Arch
Partition Arch ©
Partition Arch

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Moab

Moab ©

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 9th (Sun), don't miss a visit to The Overlook Gallery and then race across the water with Moab Jett.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Moab trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Arches National Park to Moab takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Moab are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lake Powell.

Things to do in Moab

Highlights from your plan
Moab Jett ©
Moab Jett

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Lake Powell

Lake Powell
Lake Powell serves as the playground for the town of Page, drawing nearly three million visitors annually.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in breathtaking views at Ticaboo Canyon and then hike along Rainbow Bridge Trail.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Lake Powell day trip site.

Drive from Moab to Lake Powell in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Moab in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Lake Powell, with lows of 69°F. On the 11th (Tue), you're off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Lake Powell

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): get great views at Yaki Point, then cruise along Point Imperial Drive, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point. Keep things going the next day: explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, then admire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, then trot along with Canyon Trail Rides, and finally look for gifts at Lookout Studio.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planner.

Drive from Lake Powell to Grand Canyon National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Lake Powell in August, things will get little chillier in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 80°F and lows about 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon
Yaki Point ©
Yaki Point

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Death Valley National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Death Valley National Park at 98°F and lows at 70°F. On the 14th (Fri), you're off to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
On the 14th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Boyden Cavern, then explore the striking landscape of Kings Canyon National Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Zumwalt Meadow Trail.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park online trip planner.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 7 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, with lows of 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Zumwalt Meadow Trail ©
Zumwalt Meadow Trail
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park
Boyden Cavern
Boyden Cavern

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island and then contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco route planning website.

Getting from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to San Francisco by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in August, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 59°F, while days are much colder, around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Luis Obispo.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Lands End ©
Lands End
San Francisco Bay ©
San Francisco Bay

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San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, or SLO for short, is a city in the U.S. For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the San Luis Obispo travel planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: highs in San Luis Obispo hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 58°F. You will leave for Los Angeles on the 17th (Mon).

Things to do in San Luis Obispo

Wineries · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Hollywood Bowl Overlook.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles visit planning website.

Drive from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from San Luis Obispo in August, with lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Jackson Hole.
Highlights from your plan
Hollywood Bowl Overlook ©
Hollywood Bowl Overlook

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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.
To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Jackson Hole trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Los Angeles to Jackson Hole by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Jackson Hole is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: highs in Jackson Hole hover around 78°F, while lows dip to 43°F. On the 18th (Tue), you'll travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©

Mountains of the Imagination

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Snake River, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, hike along Hermitage Point, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, and finally explore the activities along Leigh Lake.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier View Turnout ©
Glacier View Turnout
Leigh Lake ©
Leigh Lake

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Old Faithful and West Thumb Geyser Basin. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Grand Prismatic Spring and Artists’ Paintpots. The adventure continues: take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, explore the striking landscape of Lake Butte Overlook, contemplate the geological forces at Monument Geyser Basin, and take in the dramatic natural features at Beryl Spring.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park day trip website.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, Yellowstone National Park is slightly colder than Grand Teton National Park - with highs of 70°F and lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin

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Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Family-friendly places like Museum of the Rockies and Beehive Basin Trail will thrill your kids. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lava Lake Trail and Pine Creek Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Bozeman side-trips: Sacajawea Park (in Livingston), Spirit of the North Sled Dog Adventures (in Ennis) and Lone Peak (in Big Sky). There's still lots to do: take an exotic tour of Yellowstone Safari Company, examine the collection at Livingston Depot Center, take in breathtaking views at Gallatin Canyon, and browse for treasures at The Last Wind-Up.

Discover how to plan a Bozeman trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Bozeman in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, expect Bozeman to be a bit warmer, temps between 84°F and 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
Lone Peak ©
Lone Peak
Yellowstone Safari Company ©
Yellowstone Safari Company

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