26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  5​h
1
Omaha
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  7​h 15​min
3
Deadwood
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
5
Seattle
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Atlanta

1
night
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
On the 8th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Henry Doorly Zoo. On the next day, have fun at TD Ameritrade Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Cecilia's Cathedral, and then explore the engaging exhibits at Omaha Children's Museum.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Omaha journey planner.

Atlanta to Omaha is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to Omaha due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Omaha, with lows of 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Omaha

Museums Childrens Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Omaha Children's Museum ©
Omaha Children's Museum
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
TD Ameritrade Park ©
TD Ameritrade Park

1
day
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Many Parks Curve Overlook, take in the dramatic natural features at Alluvial Fan, then get great views at Milner Pass, then admire all the interesting features of Trail Ridge Road, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Chasm Falls.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Rocky Mountain National Park tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Omaha to Rocky Mountain National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Omaha to Rocky Mountain National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Rocky Mountain National Park when traveling from Omaha in June, with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Deadwood.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alluvial Fan ©
Alluvial Fan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Milner Pass ©
Milner Pass

2
nights
Deadwood

Deadwood is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County. Kids will appreciate attractions like Horseback Riding Tours and Broken Boot Gold Mine. Explore Deadwood's surroundings by going to Devils Tower (Devils Tower National Monument & Tower Trail) and Hill City (The Museum @ Black Hills Institute & Prairie Berry Winery). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery, appreciate the history behind Mt Roosevelt Monument, cruise along Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway, and browse the exhibits of Adams House.

To find reviews and tourist information, read Deadwood trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Rocky Mountain National Park to Deadwood in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car, bus, and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in June: highs in Deadwood hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Deadwood

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trips

Hill City, Spearfish, Devils Tower, Horseback Riding Tours
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
The Museum @ Black Hills Institute ©
The Museum @ Black Hills Institute

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Yellowstone National Park side-trips: Grand Teton (in Grand Teton National Park) and Horseback Riding Tours (in Gardiner). Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids, and take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park online road trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Deadwood to Yellowstone National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Deadwood in June, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 66°F and 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Horseback Riding Tours, Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Horseback Riding Tours
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

4
nights
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.
Family-friendly places like Space Needle and Hiram M. Chittenden Locks will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: shop like a local with Pike Place Market, explore and take pictures at Safeco Field, admire the natural beauty at Bellevue Botanical Garden, and examine the collection at The Museum of Flight.

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You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Seattle, with highs around 74°F, while nights are warmer with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Bellevue Botanical Garden
Highlights from your plan
Seattle Aquarium ©
Seattle Aquarium
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Bring the kids along to Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. When in San Francisco, make a side trip to see Wine Tours & Tastings in Napa, approximately 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, walk around Golden Gate Park, and head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco online vacation planner .

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

6
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, parks, scenic drive, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, stroll around Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View, and trek along Tuolumne Meadows.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park travel itinerary 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 June, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be little chillier, around 43°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 79°F. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Wed).

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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