32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 3 nights
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Gatlinburg
— 4 nights
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Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 1 day
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly
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Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Attractions like Central Park and Empire State Building make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, hit all the best shops with Shopping Girlfriend NYC, don't miss a visit to 9/11 Memorial, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planning site.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to New York City is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. When traveling from Kuwait City in July, plan for much colder days and slightly colder nights in New York City: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Tours · Shopping

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Gatlinburg

The Gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and Mount LeConte will get you outdoors. Family-friendly places like 5 Rivers Adventures and Roaring Fork will thrill your kids. Take a break from Gatlinburg with a short trip to Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, about 34 minutes away. There's much more to do: walk around Chimneys Picnic Area, admire the sheer force of Cataract Falls, shop like a local with Fowler's Clay Works, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Gatlinburg route planning tool.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Gatlinburg takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

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Orlando

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Attractions like Discovery Cove and Walt Disney World Resort make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 23rd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Orlando online road trip planner.

You can fly from Gatlinburg to Orlando in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Gatlinburg in July since evenings lows in Orlando dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

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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.
Get outdoors at Grand Canyon South Rim and Rim Trail. Attractions like North Kaibab Trail and South Kaibab Trail make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: pause for some photo ops at Powell Point, explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, and look for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Orlando to Grand Canyon National Park takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Orlando to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Orlando in July, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

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 30th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planning site.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July since evenings lows in Los Angeles dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks
Highlights from your trip

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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.
Family-friendly places like Glacier Point and Tuolumne Meadows will thrill your kids. Step out of the city life by going to Mariposa Grove and Chilnualna Falls. There's lots more to do: trek along Nevada Falls Loop, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, take in the dramatic natural features at Lembert Dome, and admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be cooler in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Squarefor plenty of shopping. Kids will appreciate attractions like Alcatraz Island and Exploratorium. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, buy something for everyone on your list at Ghirardelli Square, and stop by Fog City News.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco tour itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around 26°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods · Museums

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Glacier National Park

Crown of the Continent

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 Grinnell Glacier and Virginia Falls. Spend the 7th (Wed) exploring nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. There's much more to do: trek along Highline Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Avalanche Lake, tour the pleasant surroundings at Iceberg Lake Trail, and take in the dramatic scenery at Silver Staircase Falls.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Glacier National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Glacier National Park. Traveling from San Francisco in August, you will find days in Glacier National Park are a bit warmer (33°C), and nights are a bit cooler (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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Yellowstone National Park

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Yellowstone Lake. Family-friendly places like Old Faithful and S Rim Trail will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, hike along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, stroll through Mystic Falls Trail, and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 24°C and lows at 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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.