30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Glacier National Park
— 6 nights
Drive:  6 h 15 min
2
Stanley
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 30 min
3
Ashland
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h
4
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
5
Moab
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
6
Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 8 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: San Francisco

6
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.
On the 5th (Sun), hike the day away at Highline Trail. There's much more to do: stroll through Iceberg Lake Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Avalanche Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Grinnell Glacier, and get to know the fascinating history of Garden Wall.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park road trip planner.

San Francisco to Glacier National Park is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Glacier National Park, ranging from highs of 85°F to lows of 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Stanley.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

1
night
Stanley

Stanley is a town in Custer County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Stanley trip planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Glacier National Park to Stanley. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Glacier National Park in July since evenings lows in Stanley dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Ashland.

Things to do in Stanley

Tours Adventure Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing

3
nights
Ashland

Ashland is a city in Jackson County, in the State of Oregon. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Schneider Museum of Art, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, thensee a show at Oregon Shakespeare Festival, and finally walk around Lithia Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): view the masterpieces at The Glass Forge, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Images - Rehabilitation & Education Center, thenexplore the activities along Rogue River, and finally get curious at ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum.

Plan my day in Ashland using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Explore your travel options from Stanley to Ashland with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Stanley to Ashland due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Stanley in July: highs in Ashland hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 61°F. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sun) before leaving for Zion National Park.

Things to do in Ashland

Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trips

Grants Pass, Rogue River, Lost Creek Covered Bridge
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Rogue River ©
Rogue River

3
nights
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.
Spend the 13th (Mon) exploring nature at The Narrows. Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring nature at Zion National Park. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Angel's Landing, take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, and take in breathtaking views at Zion's Main Canyon.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Zion National Park trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Ashland to Zion National Park takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 94°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Moab.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

4
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 16th (Thu), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Arches National Park. Make the 19th (Sun) a memorable day with a climbing tour. Next up on the itinerary: see Off-Road Tours, admire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park, take a memorable tour with Tours, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Moab online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Moab takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and car; or fly. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Moab, with lows around 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

4
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
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 20th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. There's much more to do: hike along Cascade Canyon Trail, explore the striking landscape at Inspiration Point, cruise along Signal Mountain Summit Road, and take a peaceful walk through Bridger Teton National Forest.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Moab to Grand Teton National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and taxi. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Moab in July: highs in Grand Teton National Park hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Bridger Teton National Forest
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Signal Mountain Summit Road ©
Signal Mountain Summit Road

8
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 trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley, trek along Artist Point, and take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Grand Teton National Park in July, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 73°F and lows at 39°F. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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