26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dammam
Fly + Drive:  30​h
1
Canon City
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Buena Vista
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Aspen
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Denver
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  6​h 45​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h 45​min
6
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
8
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
9
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  31​h
End: Dammam


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1
night
Canon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
On the 22nd (Mon), get interesting insight from Tours, then take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive, and then learn about winemaking at The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey.

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Canon City is an approximately 30-hour flight. Traveling from Dammam to Canon City, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Dammam in July; daily highs in Canon City reach 38°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey ©
The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey

1
night
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): witness a stunning natural landmark at Cottonwood Hot Springs Inn & Spa, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then stroll around Riverside Park.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Buena Vista journey maker site .

You can drive from Canon City to Buena Vista in 2 hours. Traveling from Canon City in July, things will get slightly colder in Buena Vista: highs are around 31°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Riverside Park
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Cottonwood Hot Springs Inn & Spa ©
Cottonwood Hot Springs Inn & Spa
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

2
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then take a memorable drive along Independence Pass.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Aspen online attractions planner .

You can drive from Buena Vista to Aspen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Aspen

Nature Parks Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass

1
night
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Denver trip planner .

Getting from Aspen to Denver by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Aspen in July; daily highs in Denver reach 36°C and lows reach 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens

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.
Get in touch with nature at Rim Trail and Grand Canyon South Rim. Your inner history buff will appreciate Bright Angel Trail and Mather Point. There's lots more to do: hike along South Kaibab Trail, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, admire all the interesting features of Hualapai Hilltop, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park itinerary builder site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Denver to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Denver in July since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

2
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Get some cultural insight at USS Midway Museum and Mary, Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at La Jolla Cove and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, view the masterpieces at Spanish Village Art Center, stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Diego online tour planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to San Diego in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to San Diego is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for slightly colder days in San Diego, with highs around 29°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo

3
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Visit Disneyland Park and Battleship USS Iowa BB-61 for some beach relaxation. Head to Disney California Adventure Park and Glass Church / Wayfarers Chapelfor some retail therapy. There's more to do: kick back and relax at Cabrillo Beach.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Los Angeles driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in August, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Glass Church / Wayfarers Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Cabrillo Beach ©
Cabrillo Beach

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Big Basin Redwoods State Park and Half Moon Bay State Beach will appeal to history buffs. Shop till you drop at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park and Palo Alto Art Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Palo Alto (The Stanford Shopping Center & Stanford University), Shark Fin Cove (in Davenport) and San Jose (Winchester Mystery House & Santana Row).

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco tour itinerary website .

Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trips

Palo Alto, San Jose, Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, Shark Fin Cove, Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Highlights from your plan
Big Basin Redwoods State Park ©
Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park ©
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
Half Moon Bay State Beach ©
Half Moon Bay State Beach

5
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Panorama Trail and Tuolumne Meadows. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Yosemite Museum Gallery and Yosemite Valley Chapel. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, hike along Four Mile Trail, get great views at Tunnel View, and take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 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 August, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be a bit cooler, around 7°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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