25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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25 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Monterey
Drive:  18​h 30​min
1
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Arches National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h
3
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + shuttle:  2​h 45​min
5
Page
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
6
Bryce Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
7
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
bus:  6​h 45​min
8
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
Colfax
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
10
Crater Lake National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
11
Bend
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
12
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 15​min
13
Omaha
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 15​min
14
Monterey
— 1 day
End: Monterey

6
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a city in and the county seat of San Miguel County, New Mexico, United States. Visit Philmont Scout Ranch and Taos Pueblo for their historical value. Take a break from the city and head to River Rafting & Tubing and Horseback Riding Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Pecos National Historical Park (in Pecos), Blue Hole (in Santa Rosa) and San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church (in Ranchos De Taos). There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, take in the natural beauty of Montezuma Hot Springs, explore the world behind art at Millicent Rogers Museum, and don't miss a visit to Dwan Light Sanctuary.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas day trip planner .

Monterey to Las Vegas is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Monterey to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Monterey in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Las Vegas, with lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Taos, Horseback Riding Tours, Blue Hole, Philmont Scout Ranch, Montezuma Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Philmont Scout Ranch ©
Philmont Scout Ranch
Pecos National Historical Park ©
Pecos National Historical Park

1
night
Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
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 19th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Sand Dune Arch and then take in the dramatic natural features at Broken Arch.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Arches National Park visit planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Arches National Park in 8 hours. Another option is to fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in June, with highs in Arches National Park at 95°F and lows at 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace
Sand Dune Arch ©
Sand Dune Arch

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of The Tabernacle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple, then take in nature's colorful creations at Temple Square, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City attractions planner.

Getting from Arches National Park to Salt Lake City by combination of car and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Arches National Park in June, expect nights in Salt Lake City to be about the same, around 62°F, while days are slightly colder, around 89°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle

2
nights
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.
On the 22nd (Sat), cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, then trek along Angel's Landing, and then cruise along Zion Shuttle.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip maker .

Do a combination of flight and car from Salt Lake City to Zion National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Salt Lake City in June since evenings lows in Zion National Park dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Page.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks
Highlights from your plan
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive

few
hours
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.
Before you visit Page, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can do a combination of car and shuttle from Zion National Park to Page in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Zion National Park in June, Page is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 69°F. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Navajo Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Navajo Bridge ©
Navajo Bridge

few
hours
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 see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Page to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and car. Traveling from Page in June, you will find days in Bryce Canyon National Park are little chillier (79°F), and nights are cooler (40°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop

1
night
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Kings Canyon National Park and then explore the striking landscape at Moro Rock. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Grizzly Falls and then trek along General Grant Tree Trail.

To see ratings and more tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Bryce Canyon National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in June, expect nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to be much warmer, around 62°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 94°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
General Grant Tree Trail ©
General Grant Tree Trail

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then hike along Panorama Trail, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Keep things going the next day: hike along Four Mile Trail and then take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip maker site .

You can take a bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 7 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in June; daily highs in Yosemite National Park reach 79°F and lows reach 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Colfax.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

1
night
Colfax

Colfax ©
Colfax is a city in Placer County, California, at the crossroads of Interstate 80 and State Route 174. For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Colfax trip planning app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Yosemite National Park to Colfax. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Colfax when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, with lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Colfax

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Foresthill Divide
Highlights from your plan
Foresthill Divide ©
Foresthill Divide

1
night
Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Crater Lake National Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Crater Lake National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Colfax to Crater Lake National Park in 6.5 hours. Another option is to fly. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Colfax in June since evenings lows in Crater Lake National Park dip to 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bend.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park

3
nights
Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
On the 30th (Sun), explore the world behind art at High Desert Museum and then admire the majestic nature at Smith Rock State Park. Keep things going the next day: hike along Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tumalo Falls.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bend trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Crater Lake National Park to Bend takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Crater Lake National Park in June, expect Bend to be a bit cooler, temps between 75°F and 45°F. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Smith Rock State Park
Highlights from your plan
Smith Rock State Park ©
Smith Rock State Park
High Desert Museum ©
High Desert Museum
River Rafting & Tubing

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, trek along Artist Point, and then take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip maker website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Bend to Yellowstone National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Bend in July, things will get little chillier in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 73°F and lows about 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Omaha.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

1
night
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Kanesville Tabernacle, then look for all kinds of wild species at Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Henry Doorly Zoo, and finally take in the views from Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at The Durham Museum, then stroll around Hitchcock Nature Center, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Desoto National Wildlife Refuge.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Omaha road trip planning site .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Omaha in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Omaha, ranging from highs of 87°F to lows of 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Wildlife Nightlife

Side Trips

Desoto National Wildlife Refuge, Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, Kanesville Tabernacle, Hitchcock Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
Desoto National Wildlife Refuge ©
Desoto National Wildlife Refuge
Hitchcock Nature Center ©
Hitchcock Nature Center

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day
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a town in Putnam County, Tennessee, United States. On the 7th (Sun), let little ones run wild at Dogwood park, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Legend Distillery, then look for gifts at Russell Stover Chocolates, then see the interesting displays at Monterey Depot Museum, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Red Silo Brewing Company.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Monterey online trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Omaha to Monterey. In July, daily temperatures in Monterey can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Monterey

Breweries & Distilleries Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Cookeville
Highlights from your plan
Red Silo Brewing Company ©
Red Silo Brewing Company
Dogwood park ©
Dogwood park
Monterey Depot Museum ©
Monterey Depot Museum

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