31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Ankara
bus + Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
+2
bus + Fly + taxi:  7​h 45​min
2
Custer
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h
4
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
5
Page
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
6
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
8
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  13​h
9
Seward
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  25​h
End: Ankara

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Central Park, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our New York City attractions tool .

Ankara, Turkey to New York City is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 8 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ankara in August: highs in New York City hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Custer.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums 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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Mammoth Site of Hot Springs, then cruise along Wildlife Loop Road, and then immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake and then explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Custer trip itinerary planner.

Getting from New York City to Custer by combination of bus, flight, and taxi takes about 8 hours. Other options: 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. When traveling from New York City in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Custer, with highs around 29°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Custer

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Artist Point and Grand Prismatic Spring. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail, identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, and take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner .

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. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Custer in August: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 24°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

2
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Dead Horse Point State Park. On the 13th (Tue), enjoy a day of scenic exploration at Canyonlands National Park. There's more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Moab online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Moab by combination of car and flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August; daily highs in Moab reach 39°C and lows reach 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Page.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park
River Rafting & Tubing
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

4
nights
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bright Angel Trail and Glen Canyon Dam Overlook. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Page: Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park (in Monument Valley) and Grand Canyon National Park (Powell Point & Grand Canyon South Rim). There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, and enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Page trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Moab to Page in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Page when traveling from Moab in August, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Glacier Point and Tunnel View. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, make a trip to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, and explore the striking landscape at El Capitan.

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

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Page to Yosemite National Park in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Page in August: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 22nd (Thu), examine the collection at de Young Museum, then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then don't miss a visit to Lombard Street.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner.

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. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

3
nights
Lahaina, Maui

Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Step off the beaten path and head to Zipline and Lahaina Banyan Court. Explore Lahaina's surroundings by going to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Kihei) and Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery (in Kula). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Lahaina Front Street, observe the fascinating underwater world at Maui Ocean Center, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lahaina trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Lahaina takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to Lahaina due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in August, with highs in Lahaina at 35°C and lows at 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seward.

Things to do in Lahaina

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Maui Ocean Center, Scuba & Snorkeling, Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Lahaina Front Street ©
Lahaina Front Street
Lahaina Banyan Court ©
Lahaina Banyan Court

3
nights
Seward

For most visitors to this part of the world, the wild part of Alaska starts at Seward, a small port city that takes advantage of the region's natural beauty.
Explore hidden gems such as Kayaking & Canoeing and Dolphin & Whale Watching. There's more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Alaska SeaLife Center.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Seward travel route planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Lahaina to Seward takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lahaina to Seward due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Lahaina in August: high temperatures in Seward hover around 19°C and lows are around 12°C. On the 30th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Seward

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Kayaking & Canoeing
Alaska SeaLife Center ©
Alaska SeaLife Center

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