23 days in Western US Itinerary

23 days in Western US Itinerary

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23 days in Western US Itinerary

Start: Luxembourg City
Fly:  16​h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
3
Page
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  9​h
4
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Luxembourg City

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Change things up with a short trip to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley (about 48 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco route planning tool .

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to San Francisco is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Luxembourg City to San Francisco. In August, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, stroll through Nevada Falls Loop, take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, and hike along Mariposa Grove.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner .

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are a bit cooler (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Page.

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

3
nights
Page

Page ©
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.
Explore Page's surroundings by going to Grand Canyon National Park (East Rim Drive, Bright Angel Trail, & more).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Page driving holiday planning website .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Page in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Page. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, you will find days in Page are somewhat warmer (39°C), and nights are much hotter (24°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

3
nights
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.
Glacier National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, trails, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, admire the sheer force of St.Mary Falls, trek along Highline Trail, and explore the striking landscape at Jackson Glacier Overlook.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park online travel route planner .

Getting from Page to Glacier National Park by combination of flight and taxi takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Page in August, you will find days in Glacier National Park are a bit cooler (33°C), and nights are much colder (10°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

5
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge Trail, admire all the interesting features of Lamar Valley, and identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park sightseeing planning website .

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and car from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Glacier National Park in August, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 24°C and 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

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