24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
+3
bus + Fly + bus + train:  12​h
6
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Dubai

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip builder app .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Seattle is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. You'll gain 12 hours traveling from Dubai to Seattle due to the time zone difference. In July, Seattle is much colder than Dubai - with highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

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

2
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Firehole Canyon Drive and Gibbon Falls. Get outdoors at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful. Spend the 4th (Thu) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's still lots to do: hike along Artist Point and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Seattle in July, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are colder (4°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

3
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.
Visiting Glacier Point and Vernal Fall will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: trek along Tuolumne Meadows, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nevada Falls Loop, explore the striking landscape at Lembert Dome, and make a trip to Olmsted Point.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip builder app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park in 10 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car, flight, and bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Yosemite National Park: highs are around 33°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to San Francisco.

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

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Exploratorium and California Academy of Sciences. Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Musee Mecanique. There's much more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Twin Peaks, and explore the world behind art at Asian Art Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Francisco online tour itinerary maker .

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. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in July: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

3
nights
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 Rim Trail and South Kaibab Trail will get you outdoors. On the 15th (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Powell Point, stroll through North Kaibab Trail, and examine the collection at Kolb Studio.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are little chillier (13°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then examine the collection at The National Archives Museum. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, then examine the collection at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC trip itinerary maker website .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and train from Grand Canyon National Park to Washington DC in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect much warmer evenings in Washington DC when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, with lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

4
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. Museum-lovers will get to explore 9/11 Memorial and New York Public Library. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and admire the striking features of Empire State Building.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read New York City trip website .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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