31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States attractions planner

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Monterey
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Sedona
— 1 night
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Page
— 1 night
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Monument Valley
— 1 night
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Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night
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Arches National Park
— 2 nights
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Vernal
— 1 night
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Pinedale
— 1 night
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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
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Capitol Reef National Park
— 2 nights
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 1 night
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San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've added Fisherman's Wharf, Coit Tower, Golden Gate Park, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf and then make a trip to Coit Tower. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, then make a trip to Painted Ladies, and then take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read San Francisco road trip site.

Zurich, Switzerland to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Zurich in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Monterey

— 1 night
Monterey is a city in the U.S. state of California, on the southern edge of Monterey Bay on California's Central Coast. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Monterey trip planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Monterey in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Monterey can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Monterey

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Yosemite National Park

— 2 nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lembert Dome, Taft Point and Mariposa Grove. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, admire the sheer force of Bridalveil Fall, then trek along Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, and finally take some stellar pictures from Valley View. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Mariposa Grove, explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then explore the activities along Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park road trip planner.

Drive from Monterey to Yosemite National Park in 5 hours. Traveling from Monterey in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 1°C in Yosemite National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Death Valley National Park

— 1 night

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 31st (Tue), get great views at Father Crowley Vista Point.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, expect nights in Death Valley National Park to be much warmer, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Las Vegas

— 2 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): examine the collection at Counts Kustoms, wander the streets of The LINQ Promenade, see the interesting displays at Shelby American Inc, take an in-depth tour of Titanic, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally examine the collection at Pinball Hall of Fame.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in June, Las Vegas is a bit warmer at night with lows of 29°C. You will leave for Grand Canyon National Park on the 3rd (Fri).

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Adventure

Grand Canyon National Park

— 2 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 3rd (Fri), take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Lookout Studio, see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, get great views at Maricopa Point, then get great views at Trailview Overlook, then get great views at Mohave Point, and finally take some stellar pictures from Powell Point.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, around 6°C, while days are slightly colder, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping

Sedona

— 1 night

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Snoopy Rock and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sedona trip planner.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, you will find days in Sedona are somewhat warmer (40°C), and nights are much hotter (23°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Page

— 1 night

Center of Canyon Country

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Antelope Canyon as well as Horseshoe Bend. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Horseshoe Bend.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Page trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Sedona to Page takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Monument Valley

— 1 night
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Monument Valley trip planner.

Drive from Page to Monument Valley in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Page in June, things will get little chillier in Monument Valley: highs are around 36°C and lows about 14°C. On the 8th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks · Nature

Mesa Verde National Park

— 1 night
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Mesa Verde National Park trip builder app.

Drive from Monument Valley to Mesa Verde National Park in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Mesa Verde National Park, with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites · Parks · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

Arches National Park

— 2 nights

A Red Rock Wonderland

Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Windows, hike along Double Arch, explore the striking landscape at Tower of Babel, then explore the striking landscape at Courthouse Towers, then explore the striking landscape at Turret Arch, and finally trek along Pine Tree Arch Trail.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Arches National Park travel tool.

You can drive from Mesa Verde National Park to Arches National Park in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mesa Verde National Park in June: high temperatures in Arches National Park hover around 41°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Vernal.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Vernal

— 1 night
Vernal, the county seat and largest city in Uintah County is in northeastern Utah, United States, about 175mi east of Salt Lake City and west of the Colorado border. For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Vernal journey maker website.

You can drive from Arches National Park to Vernal in 4 hours. Traveling from Arches National Park in June, things will get a bit cooler in Vernal: highs are around 36°C and lows about 14°C. On the 12th (Sun), you're off to Pinedale.

Things to do in Vernal

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Pinedale

— 1 night
Pinedale is a town in and the county seat of Sublette County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): hike along Fremont Lake, see the interesting displays at Museum of the Mountain Man, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Elkhart Park Trailhead.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Pinedale trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Vernal to Pinedale in 4 hours. In June, Pinedale is a bit cooler than Vernal - with highs of 26°C and lows of 3°C. On the 13th (Mon), you'll travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Pinedale

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Museums
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Grand Teton National Park

— 1 night

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 13th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park trip builder tool.

Explore your travel options from Pinedale to Grand Teton National Park with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 4°C. On the 14th (Tue), you'll travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Yellowstone National Park

— 4 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
You've added Boiling River, Mud Volcano, Hayden Valley, and other attractions to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Steamboat Geyser. Get in touch with nature at Upper Geyser Basin and Natural Bridge Trail. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Yellowstone Lake, explore the striking landscape at Artists Paintpots, witness a stunning natural landmark at Solitary Geyser, and head outdoors with Morning Glory Pool.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park driving holiday planning tool.

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, Yellowstone National Park is little chillier than Grand Teton National Park - with highs of 22°C and lows of 1°C. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Salt Lake City

— 1 night

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Washington Square.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City day trip planning tool.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to Salt Lake City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June: high temperatures in Salt Lake City hover around 37°C and lows are around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Capitol Reef National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors

Capitol Reef National Park

— 2 nights
Capitol Reef National Park takes its name from a particularly rugged and scenic section of the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic "wrinkle" stretching for 160 km (100 mi) along a dry plateau surrounded by white Navajo sandstone cliffs and domes, and red canyons, buttes, and rock bridges.
For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Capitol Reef National Park trip builder.

Traveling by car from Salt Lake City to Capitol Reef National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. When traveling from Salt Lake City in June, plan for little chillier days in Capitol Reef National Park, with highs around 30°C, while nights are colder with lows around 5°C. On the 21st (Tue), you'll travel to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 1 night
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Bryce Amphitheatre, identify plant and animal life at Rim Trail, then hike along Navajo Loop Trail, and finally hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker.

You can drive from Capitol Reef National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. In June in Bryce Canyon National Park, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife

Zion National Park

— 1 night
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 22nd (Wed), admire all the interesting features of Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel, take in breathtaking views at Hidden Canyon, tour the pleasant surroundings at Riverside Walk, then hike along Temple of Sinawava Trail, and finally hike along Angel's Landing. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: grab your bike and head to Pa'rus Trail, then stroll through Watchman Trail, and then take a memorable drive along Kolob Terrace Road.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park trip maker app.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 1.5 hours. In June, Zion National Park is a bit warmer than Bryce Canyon National Park - with highs of 40°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Scenic Drive

Las Vegas

— 1 night

Sin City

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Drive from Zion National Park to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Zion National Park to Las Vegas. Traveling from Zion National Park in June, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (46°C), and nights are much hotter (29°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping · Tours

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.