26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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Salt Lake City
— 3 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 8 nights
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Cody
— 3 nights
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Rapid City
— 4 nights
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Las Vegas
— 6 nights

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©

Crossroads of the West

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salt Lake City: Park City (Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway & Fatali Gallery), Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest (in Brighton) and Mirror Lake Scenic Byway (in Kamas). There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square, examine the collection at Land Cruiser Heritage Museum, and engage your brain at Joseph Smith Memorial Building.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City driving holiday planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Salt Lake City is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Salt Lake City. In September, Salt Lake City is little chillier than Tel Aviv - with highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Mirror Lake Scenic Byway ©
Mirror Lake Scenic Byway
Little Cottonwood Canyon ©
Little Cottonwood Canyon

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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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Geyser, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, and take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park route builder site.

Fly from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. In September, Yellowstone National Park is colder than Salt Lake City - with highs of 18°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cody.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

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Cody

Cody ©

Preferred Gateway to Yellowstone

A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
Cody is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Chief Joseph Hwy, take some stellar pictures from Dead Indian Summit Overlook, see the interesting displays at Cody Firearms Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center.

To find out how to plan a trip to Cody, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Cody in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, things will get a bit warmer in Cody: highs are around 24°C and lows about 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Cody

Museums · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Draper Natural History Museum ©
Draper Natural History Museum

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©

Gateway to the Black Hills

South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rapid City: Keystone (Black Hills Helicopters, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, &more), Custer (Sylvan Lake, Needles Eye Tunnel, &more) and Devils Tower (Tower Trail & Devils Tower National Monument). And it doesn't end there: cruise along Loop Road, learn about winemaking at Firehouse Wine Cellars, explore the striking landscape of Yellow Mounds Overlook, and explore the striking landscape at Panorama Point Overlook.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Rapid City online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Cody to Rapid City in 6 hours. Another option is to drive. September in Rapid City sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Loop Road ©
Loop Road
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Boulder City (Winged Figures of the Republic Statues & Hoover Dam). On the 1st (Fri), do a day of sightseeing from above with a helicopter tour. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, try your luck at New York New York Casino, and take in panoramic vistas at High Roller.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Las Vegas trip simple and quick.

Traveling by flight from Rapid City to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rapid City to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Rapid City in September, with highs in Las Vegas at 39°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Fun & Games · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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