30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
5
Washington DC
— 2 nights
6
New York City
— 5 nights
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
8
Seattle
— 3 nights

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: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco holiday planner.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to San Francisco. September in San Francisco sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, trek along Tuolumne Meadows, stroll through Lower Yosemite Fall Trail, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in September, plan for cooler nights in Yosemite National Park, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

3
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, examine the collection at Hollyhock House, admire the masterpieces at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Los Angeles route maker tool.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 12 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are warmer (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race

3
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: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, appreciate the history behind Powell Point, explore and take pictures at Cape Royal, and get outside with Bar 10 Ranch Activities.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

2
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, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Washington DC day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Washington DC in 12.5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Washington DC is 2 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Washington DC, with highs around °C, while nights are warmer with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

5
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, explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, and admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City itinerary maker.

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In September in New York City, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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 trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, look for all kinds of wild species at Mount Washburn, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park travel planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Yellowstone National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in September, things will get much colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

3
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
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 (Sun): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, thenmeet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, thenadmire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Bellevue Botanical Garden, thenstroll around Mercer Slough Nature Park, thentake in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally shop like a local with Pike Place Market.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Seattle fast, fun, and easy.

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 changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, you will find days in Seattle are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are warmer (°C). On the 29th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Bellevue
Highlights from your plan
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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