26 days in Continental USA Itinerary

26 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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New York City
— 5 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Washington DC
— 2 nights

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Broadway, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Fifth Avenue, and other attractions. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, and go for a walk through The High Line.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our New York City itinerary maker app.

Berlin, Germany to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 6 hours. In July in New York City, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

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Must see
Central Park
4.8

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Yellowstone National Park

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Yellowstone National Park side-trips: Grand Teton National Park (42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, Grand Teton, &more). There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, trek along Trout Lake Trail, and explore the activities along Yellowstone Lake.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip website.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Yellowstone National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Yellowstone National Park. When traveling from New York City in July, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 4°C at night. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Mountain
Mount Washburn
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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.
Go for a jaunt from Yosemite National Park to Lee Vining to see Mono Lake Vista Point about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, hike along Panorama Trail, and make a trip to Olmsted Point.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, expect Yosemite National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between 33°C and 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Geologic Formation
Half Dome
4.9
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Hiking Trail
Tuolumne Meadows
4.7

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in July: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
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Las Vegas

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.
On your second day here, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get a new perspective on things with Gondola Rides at the Venetian, try to win big at Casino At The Venetian, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planning tool.

Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect Las Vegas to be much hotter, temps between 47°C and 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC online attractions planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to Washington DC in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect Washington DC to be slightly colder, temps between 37°C and 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
National Air and Space Museum
4.6

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