27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 3 nights
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
3
Glacier National Park
— 4 nights
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
5
Jackson Hole
— 4 nights
6
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
7
San Francisco
— 3 nights

3
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, stroll around The High Line, and admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary planner.

Lyon, France to New York City is an approximately 14-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Lyon to New York City is minus 6 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Lyon in July since evenings lows in New York City dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sea the City Jet Ski Tours
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

3
nights
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, appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

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

Take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

4
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Glacier National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Iceberg Lake Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Piegan Pass, take in the dramatic scenery at Silver Staircase Falls, and take in the dramatic natural features at Grinnell Glacier.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Glacier National Park trip simple and quick.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Glacier National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Glacier National Park is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in July, Glacier National Park is much colder at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washburn, admire the sheer force of Mystic Falls Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and identify plant and animal life at Monument Geyser Basin.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park day trip site.

Drive from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Glacier National Park in July: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 26°C and lows are around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn

4
nights
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Get out of town with these interesting Jackson Hole side-trips: Glacier View Turnout (in Moose) and Grand Teton National Park (Grand Teton, Death Canyon, &more). Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on things with Barker-Ewing Whitewater, stroll through Rendezvous Mountain, and get a dose of the wild on Ana's Grand Excursions.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Jackson Hole trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July: highs in Jackson Hole hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Barker-Ewing Whitewater ©
Barker-Ewing Whitewater
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail

4
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, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and trek along Lembert Dome.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park travel website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Jackson Hole to Yosemite National Park in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Jackson Hole to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Yosemite National Park can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
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: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in panoramic vistas at Coit Tower, get curious at Exploratorium, and make a trip to Lombard Street.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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