28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Wawona
— 4 nights
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Bishop
— 2 nights
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Moapa
— 1 night
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Lake Powell
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
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Monument Valley
— 1 night
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Canyonlands National Park
— 1 night
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Arches National Park
— 1 night
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Capitol Reef National Park
— 1 night
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights

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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: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and make a trip to Book Passage.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco route builder website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Amsterdam to San Francisco. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in October, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Wawona.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Change things up with these side-trips from Wawona: Yosemite National Park (Sentinel Dome, Glacier Point, &more). There's more to do: trek along Mariposa Grove.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Wawona trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Wawona takes 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect nights in Wawona to be little chillier, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bishop.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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
Mariposa Grove
4.7

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Bishop

Bishop ©
Bishop is a city in Inyo County, California, United States. On the 18th (Fri), shop like a local with Mountain Light Gallery, delve into the lush surroundings at Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, then get advice or help at Bishop Visitor Center, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Inyo National Forest. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Laws Railroad Museum, get engrossed in the history at Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center, and then hike along Bishop Pass Trail.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bishop trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wawona to Bishop takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Wawona in October, Bishop is slightly colder at night with lows of 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Bishop

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Hiking Trail
Bishop Pass Trail
4.9

1
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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, then get great views at Dante's View, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Death Valley National Park day trip planner.

You can drive from Bishop to Death Valley National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Bishop in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Death Valley National Park, with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Zabriskie Point
4.8
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Lookout
Dante's View
4.9

3
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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.
Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, and have fun at Paris Las Vegas.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Las Vegas visit planning website.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in October, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Moapa.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Moapa

Moapa ©
Moapa is an unincorporated town and census-designated place (CDP) in Clark County, Nevada, United States. On the 24th (Thu), tee off at Coyote Springs Golf Course and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Roos-N-More Zoo.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Moapa day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Moapa takes an hour. In October, daily temperatures in Moapa can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Lake Powell.

Things to do in Moapa

Golf · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Lake Powell

Lake Powell
Lake Powell serves as the playground for the town of Page, drawing nearly three million visitors annually.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Ticaboo Canyon and then trek along Rainbow Bridge Trail.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lake Powell day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Moapa to Lake Powell takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Moapa to Lake Powell is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Moapa in October; daily highs in Lake Powell reach 26°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Lake Powell

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Observation Point and then trek along The Narrows. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Zion National Park trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Lake Powell to Zion National Park. Traveling from Lake Powell in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Zion National Park, with lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Narrows
4.9
Must see
Observation Point
5.0
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National Park
Zion National Park
4.7

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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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along North Kaibab Trail, get great views at Yaki Point, and stroll through Bright Angel Trail.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by shuttle from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 10 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Zion National Park in October, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 22°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Hiking Trail
Bright Angel Trail
4.8
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Hiking Trail
Rim Trail
5.0

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): don't miss a visit to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, then see the interesting displays at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., and then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Monument Valley trip builder.

Do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley in 5.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Monument Valley when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, with lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Canyonlands National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours · Nature · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Photography Tours
4.9

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Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park ©
Canyonlands National Park features myriad canyons and buttes that the Colorado River, Green River, and their tributaries have carved over millions of years in hues of red and orange.
On the 2nd (Sat), trek along Confluence Overlook Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Mesa Arch, and then take some stellar pictures from Grand View Point Overlook.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Canyonlands National Park trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Canyonlands National Park takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in November, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Canyonlands National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Mesa Arch
4.8

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©

A Red Rock Wonderland

Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
On the 3rd (Sun), don't miss a visit to Delicate Arch, explore the striking landscape at Double Arch, and then explore the striking landscape at Landscape Arch.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Arches National Park travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Canyonlands National Park to Arches National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Arches National Park are 15°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Capitol Reef National Park.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Delicate Arch
4.9
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Geologic Formation
Double Arch
4.9
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Geologic Formation
Landscape Arch
4.8

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Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park takes its name from a particularly rugged and scenic section of the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic "wrinkle" stretching for 160 km (100 mi) along a dry plateau surrounded by white Navajo sandstone cliffs and domes, and red canyons, buttes, and rock bridges.
On the 4th (Mon), explore the stunning scenery at Cohab Canyon Trail and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Capitol Reef National Park .

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Capitol Reef National Park day trip site.

Drive from Arches National Park to Capitol Reef National Park in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Arches National Park in November, expect Capitol Reef National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 9°C and -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Trails
Highlights from your trip

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, trek along Navajo Loop Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, and finally get great views at Paria View. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Farview Point, then trek along Peek-A-Boo Loop, and then take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park online tour planner.

You can drive from Capitol Reef National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in November, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Inspiration Point
4.9
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Must see
Peek-A-Boo Loop
4.9

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