30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Tampa
Fly:  7​h
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
5
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
+4
Drive + Fly + bus + foot + ferry:  10​h 45​min
7
Provincetown
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Tampa

2
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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, casinos, fun & games, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: shop like a local with The Strip, try your luck at The Mirage, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and make a trip to Paris Las Vegas.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary planning website .

Tampa to Las Vegas is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. When traveling from Tampa in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 101°F by day to 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of El Pueblo de Los Angeles, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and then admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, then take a stroll through Angelino Heights Historic Area, then kick back and relax at Will Rogers State Beach, and finally take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles attractions planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 84°F and lows are around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

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.
Get outdoors at Tuolumne Meadows and Glacier Point. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, trek along Panorama Trail, stroll around Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, and get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park vacation planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for much colder nights when traveling from Los Angeles in August since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Take a break from the city and head to Alcatraz Island and Fort Funston National Park. Get some historical perspective at Golden Gate Bridge and The Embarcadero. Step out of San Francisco to go to St. Helena and see Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, wander the streets of Union Square, enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach, and tee off at Lincoln Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip site .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect nights in San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, around 59°F, while days are slightly colder, around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park and Highline Trail. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, explore the activities along Swiftcurrent Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Apikuni Falls, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Iceberg Lake Trail.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Glacier National Park road trip tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from San Francisco to Glacier National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from San Francisco to Glacier National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Glacier National Park, with highs around 83°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail

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.
Get outdoors at Mount Washburn and Yellowstone National Park. When in Yellowstone National Park, make a side trip to see Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park, approximately 1h 25 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, hike along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, and identify plant and animal life at Lehardy's Rapids.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and car from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Glacier National Park in August; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 70°F and lows reach 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

3
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Step out of the city life by going to Cape Cod National Seashore and Nauset Light Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Provincetown: Salt Pond Visitor Center (in Eastham), Chatham Marconi Maritime Center (in North Chatham) and Nauset Beach (in Orleans). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Corn Hill Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Marconi Beach, learn about winemaking at Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, and see the interesting displays at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Provincetown online trip builder .

Do a combination of car, flight, and ferry from Yellowstone National Park to Provincetown in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Provincetown due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Provincetown: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Provincetown

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Eastham, Marconi Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore, Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Highlights from your plan
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Marconi Beach ©
Marconi Beach

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.
Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Times Square, take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and get engrossed in the history at Ellis Island.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary builder tool .

You can fly from Provincetown to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. In August, New York City is a bit warmer than Provincetown - with highs of 84°F and lows of 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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