29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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New York City
— 4 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
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Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 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: explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco day trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to San Francisco, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

5
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.
On the 25th (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along South Kaibab Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, and trot along with Canyon Trail Rides.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park road trip app.

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in September, Grand Canyon National Park is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, then get a sense of history and politics at Library of Congress, then appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC online trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Washington DC in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Washington DC, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: highs in Washington DC hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

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
New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

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, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City holiday planner.

You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

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

6
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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: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the dramatic natural features at Aurum Geyser, hike along Mystic Falls Trail, and take in the natural beauty of Lone Star Geyser.

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Getting from New York City to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in October, things will get colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 9°C and lows about -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

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
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

3
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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Spend the 12th (Wed) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. Next up on the itinerary: cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, take a memorable tour with National Park Float Trips, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Sacred Heart, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park attractions planning site.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 15°C by day to -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
National Park Float Trips ©
National Park Float Trips

4
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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: stroll through Tuolumne Meadows, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and explore the activities along Tenaya Lake.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Grand Teton National Park to Yosemite National Park in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in October, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be about the same, around -2°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

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