23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive
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Las Vegas
— Few hours
Drive
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Page
— 2 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 day
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San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive
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San Luis Obispo
— 1 night
Drive
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Los Angeles
— Few hours
Fly
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Jackson Hole
— 1 day
Drive
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bozeman
— 6 nights

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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 next day: look and learn at Griffith Observatory and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles online journey planner.

Boston to Los Angeles is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. August in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 66°F at night. On the 4th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites

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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.
To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of 101°F and lows of 77°F. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife · Outdoors · Tours · Fun & Games

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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 Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel as well as The Narrows.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park. When traveling from Las Vegas in August, plan for slightly colder days in Zion National Park, with highs around 90°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip

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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 see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park online route maker.

Getting from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Zion National Park in August, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at 77°F and lows at 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature

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Page

Center of Canyon Country

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
On the 7th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Powell.

You can plan Page trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Page in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and shuttle. When traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Page, with highs around 93°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, then take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, and then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along Point Imperial Drive, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio, then trot along with Canyon Trail Rides, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Page in August, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 80°F and lows at 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

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Death Valley National Park

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 10th (Mon), take in breathtaking views at Mosaic Canyon and then explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Death Valley National Park trip maker app.

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. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park due to the time zone difference. In August, Death Valley National Park is somewhat warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 98°F and lows of 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

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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 11th (Tue), 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.

Before you visit Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 7 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park when traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, with lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge and then trek along Lands End.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco attractions planner.

Fly from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to San Francisco in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in August, plan for cooler days in San Francisco, with highs around 73°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to San Luis Obispo.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

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San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, or SLO for short, is a city in the U.S. To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the San Luis Obispo trip planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, you will find days in San Luis Obispo are somewhat warmer (79°F), and nights are about the same (58°F). On the 13th (Thu), you're off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Luis Obispo

Wineries · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): make a trip to Hollywood Bowl Overlook.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

You can drive from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a train. Traveling from San Luis Obispo in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 66°F in Los Angeles. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Jackson Hole.
Highlights from your trip

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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 more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Jackson Hole online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Jackson Hole takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Los Angeles to Jackson Hole, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect nights in Jackson Hole to be much colder, around 43°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 78°F. You will leave for Grand Teton National Park on the 14th (Fri).

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Snake River, explore the striking landscape at Glacier View Turnout, trek along Hermitage Point, take in the awesome beauty at Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, then take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Group, and finally explore the activities along Leigh Lake.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park road trip app.

Getting from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In August, daily temperatures in Grand Teton National Park can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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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.
Bring the kids along to Old Faithful and West Thumb Geyser Basin. Explore hidden gems such as Grand Prismatic Spring and Upper Geyser Basin. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Monument Geyser Basin, explore the striking landscape at Golden Gate Canyon, explore the activities along Lake Butte Overlook, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Beryl Spring.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park journey maker site.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August, things will get slightly colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 70°F and lows about 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bozeman.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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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 Lone Peak will thrill your kids. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Downtown Bozeman and Yellowstone Safari Company. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bozeman: Beehive Basin Trail (in Big Sky), Missouri Headwaters State Park (in Three Forks) and Spirit of the North Sled Dog Adventures (in Ennis). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lava Lake Trail, take in breathtaking views at Gallatin Canyon, make a trip to Emerson Cultural Center, and walk around Gallatin County Regional Park.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bozeman itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Bozeman takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August: high temperatures in Bozeman hover around 84°F and lows are around 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.