34 days in United States Itinerary

34 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Wawona
— 2 nights
3
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
5
Monument Valley
— 2 nights
6
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
8
Keystone
— 2 nights
9
Washington DC
— 2 nights
10
Hartford
— 1 night
11
Boston
— 2 nights
12
Salem
— Few hours
13
New York City
— 5 nights
14
Orlando
— 2 nights
15
Los Angeles
— 3 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Union Square, Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround, Lombard Street, and other attractions you added. Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. There's more to do: trek along Lands End and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our San Francisco online tour itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport and Travis Air Force Base. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Wawona.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lands End ©
Lands End
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. You've now added Half Dome to your itinerary. On your second day here, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, thenadmire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, thensnap pictures at Pohono Bridge, and finally explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Wawona route website.

Getting from San Francisco to Wawona by car takes about 4 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for much hotter days in Wawona, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around °C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Wawona

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Wawona to Death Valley National Park takes 7 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Wawona in July, with lows around °C. You'll set off for Grand Canyon National Park on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

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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.
On the 20th (Mon), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then take some stellar pictures from Powell Point. Here are some ideas for day two: explore and take pictures at East Rim Drive, take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point, and then stroll through South Kaibab Trail.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Grand Canyon National Park fast, fun, and easy.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Death Valley National Park, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
East Rim Drive ©
East Rim Drive

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
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. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): trot along with a tour on horseback, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and then hike along Wildcat Trail.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Monument Valley day trip tool.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley by combination of flight and car takes about 5.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, with highs in Monument Valley at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Horseback Riding Tours
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
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 25th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Tabernacle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Assembly Hall.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City road trip planner.

Getting from Monument Valley to Salt Lake City by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Monument Valley in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Salt Lake City. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Old Faithful and Artists’ Paintpots. Get outdoors at Grand Prismatic Spring and Norris Geyser Basin. There's lots more to do: take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gibbon Falls, and take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park online trip maker.

Fly from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Salt Lake City in July, things will get much colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Norris Geyser Basin ©
Norris Geyser Basin

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Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Twisted Pine Winery, learn more about the world around you at The Museum @ Black Hills Institute, thenexplore the activities along Horse Thief Lake, and finally explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Keystone Historical Museum, examine the collection at Gutzon Borglum Historical Center, look for gifts at Professor Samuel's Portrait Emporium, thensee the interesting displays at National Presidential Wax Museum, and finally try for a hole-in-one at Holy Terror Mini Golf.

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You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Keystone in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Keystone at °C and lows at °C. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Washington DC.

Things to do in Keystone

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Hill City
Highlights from your plan
Big Thunder Gold Mine ©
Big Thunder Gold Mine
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
National Presidential Wax Museum ©
National Presidential Wax Museum

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, admire the masterpieces at Smithsonian Institution Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, thenget engrossed in the history at Smithsonian American Art Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC travel site.

Getting from Keystone to Washington DC by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Keystone in July; daily highs in Washington DC reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hartford.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Smithsonian American Art Museum ©
Smithsonian American Art Museum

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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): get curious at Connecticut Science Center, get a sense of history and politics at Connecticut State Capitol, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St Joseph, thensteep yourself in history at Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of First Church of Christ in Hartford. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Webb Deane Stevens Museum, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Ancient Burying Ground, and then contemplate the long history of Old State House.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hartford day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Washington DC to Hartford in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Washington DC in August, Hartford is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Hartford

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Webb Deane Stevens Museum
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St Joseph ©
Cathedral of St Joseph
Webb Deane Stevens Museum ©
Webb Deane Stevens Museum
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center ©
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
To plan Boston vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Hartford to Boston by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Salem.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Boston Children's Museum ©
Boston Children's Museum

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Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
On the 5th (Wed), stroll the grounds of Old Burying Point Cemetery, thenlook for gifts at Bewitched in Salem, thenget your game on at Witch Pix, and finally explore the galleries of Salem Toy Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Salem route tool.

Drive from Boston to Salem in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Salem

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Salem Toy Museum ©
Salem Toy Museum
Old Burying Point Cemetery ©
Old Burying Point Cemetery
Bewitched in Salem ©
Bewitched in Salem

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Speed Boats Tours and Ground Zero Museum Workshop. Visit Brooklyn Heights Promenade and St. Patrick's Cathedral for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at New York Public Library, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, stop by Dumbo, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Salem to New York City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Traveling from Salem in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New York City, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop

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Orlando

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Stetson Mansion and The Escape Game Orlando. Go for a jaunt from Orlando to Apopka to see Wekiwa Springs State Park about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at ICON Park, get your game on at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Orlando, try out the rides at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and make an unforgettable trip to World of Disney.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Orlando trip site.

You can fly from New York City to Orlando in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in August, you will find days in Orlando are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trips

Wekiwa Springs State Park, Stetson Mansion
Highlights from your plan
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
The Escape Game Orlando ©
The Escape Game Orlando
World of Disney ©
World of Disney

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Hollywood, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, thenexplore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and finally admire the masterpieces at The Broad. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, explore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, look for gifts at LA Farmers' Market, thenget a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, and finally see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Orlando to Los Angeles by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Orlando to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Orlando in August, with highs in Los Angeles at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Shopping Trails

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Petersen Automotive Museum ©
Petersen Automotive Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art