30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Portland
Bus:  8 h
1
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Taxi + Bus:  12 h 45 min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  13 h 15 min
3
Key West
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Orlando, Florida
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
St. Augustine, Florida
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Savannah
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h
7
New York City
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Taxi:  7 h 45 min
8
Custer
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
9
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Portland

5
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Yosemite Falls and Four Mile Trail. The adventure continues: hike along Panorama Trail, make a trip to Yosemite Village, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lower Yosemite Fall Trail, and explore the striking landscape at Cloud's Rest.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park holiday builder tool.

Portland to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 26- hour bus ride. Traveling from Portland in June, Yosemite National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Four Mile Trail ©
Four Mile Trail
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Point Imperial Drive and Inner Canyon. Do some cultural sightseeing at Yavapai Geology Museum and Grand Canyon Railway Depot. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, cruise along Hermit Road, get great views at Yaki Point, and stroll around Indian Garden.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online travel planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Powell Point ©
Powell Point

3
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Get outdoors at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Scuba & Snorkeling. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum and Key West Firehouse Museum. There's still lots to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the gorgeous colors at Vandenberg Wreck, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Key West First Legal Rum Distillery.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Key West attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West is 2 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, plan for warmer nights in Key West, with lows around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Spas
Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum ©

2
nights
Orlando, Florida

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Blue Spring State Park, then admire the landmark architecture of Stetson Mansion, and then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando. Keep things going the next day: discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe, and then wander the streets of International Drive.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Key West to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Key West in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Orlando, with lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Orlando

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Stetson Mansion, Blue Spring State Park
Highlights from your plan
Blue Spring State Park ©
Blue Spring State Park
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion

2
nights
St. Augustine, Florida

St. Augustine ©
St. Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): examine the collection at Medieval Torture Museum, examine the collection at The Ximenez-Fatio House, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine, take an in-depth tour of The Oldest Store Museum, then get engrossed in the history at St. Augustine History Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Old St. Augustine Village. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Claude's Chocolate, contemplate the long history of Villa Zorayda Museum, steep yourself in history at Pena-Peck House and Woman's Exchange of St Augustine, then brush up on your military savvy at Spanish Military Hospital Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Memorial Presbyterian Church.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Augustine online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Orlando to St. Augustine takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in June, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
St. Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine ©
St. Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine
Villa Zorayda Museum ©
Villa Zorayda Museum
Memorial Presbyterian Church ©
Memorial Presbyterian Church

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 20th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at First African Baptist Church, examine the collection at American Prohibition Museum, admire the masterpieces at Telfair Academy, then look for gifts at Savannah Bee Company, then learn about all things military at Old Fort Jackson, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Colonial Park Cemetery. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace, learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mickve Israel Temple, and finally wander the streets of Savannah Historic District.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Savannah route planner.

Getting from St. Augustine to Savannah by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Colonial Park Cemetery ©
Colonial Park Cemetery

4
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Greenwich Village and New York Public Library. Do your shopping at SoHo and Chelsea Market. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, wander the streets of Times Square, see the interesting displays at Tenement Museum, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Savannah to New York City in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In June, New York City is a bit cooler than Savannah - with highs of 80°F and lows of 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Custer.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Greenwich Village ©
Greenwich Village
Times Square ©
Times Square

2
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
On the 26th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Custer County 1881 Courthouse, take an in-depth tour of South Dakota State Railroad Museum, then learn more about the world around you at The Museum @ Black Hills Institute, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Farmer's Daughter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): cruise along Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway and then contemplate the waterfront views at Stockade Lake.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Custer route website.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi from New York City to Custer in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Custer. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in June, with highs in Custer at 73°F and lows at 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Custer

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Hill City
Highlights from your plan
Custer County 1881 Courthouse ©
Custer County 1881 Courthouse
South Dakota State Railroad Museum ©
South Dakota State Railroad Museum
The Museum @ Black Hills Institute ©
The Museum @ Black Hills Institute

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring. Escape the urban bustle at Old Faithful and Artist Point. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin, take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail, take in the natural beauty of West Thumb Geyser Basin, and explore the striking landscape of Artists’ Paintpots.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park day trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and car from Custer to Yellowstone National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Custer in June, things will get slightly colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 66°F and lows about 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

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