23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
2
Seattle
— 2 nights
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
4
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
6
New York City
— 4 nights

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.
Bring the kids along to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Firehole Canyon Drive. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Prismatic Spring and Beehive Geyser. It doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail and take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park visit planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -10 hour difference. Traveling from Riyadh in August, things will get cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Beehive Geyser ©
Beehive Geyser

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 11th (Sun), examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, thenadmire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally don't miss a visit to Space Needle. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Pioneer Square, enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, and then wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Seattle online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, you will find days in Seattle are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are much warmer (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

3
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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 SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Bring the kids along to Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. And it doesn't end there: get curious at Exploratorium, get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs, and see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco road trip planning app.

Getting from Seattle to San Francisco by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Seattle in August, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. Kids will appreciate attractions like Mariposa Grove and Sentinel Dome. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Lembert Dome, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nevada Falls Loop, hike along Panorama Trail, and admire the sheer force of Chilnualna Falls.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

2
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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.
Visiting Grand Canyon South Rim and Bright Angel Trail will get you outdoors. Kids will enjoy Rim Trail and South Kaibab Trail. There's more to do: take some stellar pictures from Powell Point and take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park journey planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 13.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Grand Canyon National Park when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

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

4
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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.
Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. Museum-lovers will get to explore 9/11 Memorial and New York Public Library. The adventure continues: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, shop like a local with Fifth Avenue, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City planning website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City in 13 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect much hotter evenings in New York City when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) 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
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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