30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Montreal, Quebec
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
4
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  10 h 30 min
7
New Orleans
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  6 h
8
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Montreal, Quebec

3
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.
Visiting Aurum Geyser and Grand Loop Road will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum of the Yellowstone and S Rim Trail. Venture out of the city with trips to West Yellowstone (Two Top & Madison Avenue Old Time Photos). The adventure continues: witness a stunning natural landmark at Beryl Spring, explore the striking landscape at Blue Star Spring, and identify plant and animal life at Firehole Canyon Drive.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Montreal, Canada to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Montreal to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Montreal in April: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 6°C and lows are around -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

West Yellowstone
Highlights from your plan
Steamboat Geyser ©
Steamboat Geyser
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge for their historical value. Get outdoors at Marin Headlands and Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve. Step out of San Francisco to go to Half Moon Bay and see Cowell Ranch State Beach, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Walt Disney Family Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral, and trek along Lands End.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco online itinerary planner.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in April, things will get much hotter in San Francisco: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Marin Headlands, Cowell Ranch State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

4
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like El Capitan and Yosemite Valley Loop Trail. Step out of the city life by going to Vernal Fall and Nature Center at Happy Isles. There's lots more to do: get great views at Valley View, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, stroll through Panorama Trail, and hike along Gaylor Lake.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park itinerary builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in April, plan for a bit cooler days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 17°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

4
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.
Visit Hollywood Forever Cemetery and Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park for their historical value. Relax by the water at Crystal Cove and Newport Beach. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Santa Ana to see Bowers Museum of Cultural Art about 52 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Petersen Automotive Museum, learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and see a show at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 12 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are much hotter (15°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trips

Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Crystal Cove, Newport Beach
Highlights from your plan
California Science Center ©
California Science Center
Petersen Automotive Museum ©
Petersen Automotive Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

3
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah and Titanic. Museum-lovers will get to explore Counts Kustoms and Shelby American Inc. There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and take a stroll through The LINQ Promenade.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April in Las Vegas, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah ©
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah
Shelby American Inc ©
Shelby American Inc

4
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.
Appreciate the collections at Kolb Studio and Tusayan Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Yavapai Geology Museum. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio, tour the pleasant surroundings at Moran Point, and take in the pleasant sights at Pipe Creek Vista.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip app.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tusayan Museum ©
Tusayan Museum

1
night
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, then stroll the grounds of Lake Lawn Metairie, and finally explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA. On the next day, stop by Garden District, brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, and then partake in some friendly competition at Escape My Room New Orleans.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the New Orleans online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, expect nights in New Orleans to be warmer, around 25°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Garden District ©
Garden District
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at 9/11 Memorial and New York Public Library. Visit Ellis Island and Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site for their historical value. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take a stroll through Greenwich Village, and explore the world behind art at Frick Collection.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our New York City sightseeing site.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to New York City is 1 hour. When traveling from New Orleans in April, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in New York City: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

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