29 days in Western US Itinerary

29 days in Western US Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
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Seattle
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights

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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 19th (Sun) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Schwabacher Landing, explore the striking landscape at Glacier View Turnout, take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, and explore and take pictures at Signal Mountain Summit Road.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park attractions planner.

Charlotte to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Charlotte to Grand Teton National Park is minus 2 hours. While traveling from Charlotte, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Grand Teton National Park, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Grand Teton
4.9
Scenic Drive
Teton Park Road
4.9
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Hiking Trail
Cascade Canyon Trail
4.9

5
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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: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Lone Star Geyser, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, and get outside with Morning Glory Pool.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park road trip app.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 60°F and 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Lower Geyser Basin
4.7

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): make a trip to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, make a trip to Space Needle, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Seattle journey planning site.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Seattle, with highs around 72°F, while nights are warmer with lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Observation Deck
Space Needle
4.3
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Neighborhood
Pike Place Market
4.3

4
nights
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, take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, and get curious at Exploratorium.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in San Francisco are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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

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, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Half Dome, trek along Tuolumne Meadows, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and stroll through Panorama Trail.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park online route planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 66°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your 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
Tuolumne Meadows
4.7

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.
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 Rim Trail, get great views at Lipan Point, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Bright Angel Point.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, daytime highs in Grand Canyon National Park are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 31°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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Hiking Trail
Rim Trail
5.0
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Historic Walking Area
Bright Angel Point
4.9

4
nights
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.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately Boulder City away. And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, try to win big at New York New York Casino, and enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas route app.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (82°F), and nights are much warmer (60°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

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