35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States travel planner
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Seattle
— 2 nights
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Lake Oswego
— 1 night
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Welches
— 1 day
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Cannon Beach
— 1 night
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Newport
— 1 night
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Bandon
— 1 night
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Brookings
— 3 nights
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Lava Hot Springs
— 2 nights
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Sandy
— 1 night
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Salt Lake City
— 4 nights
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon National Park
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 6 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
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Seattle — 2 nights

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally pick up some local products at Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Puget Sound Express and then stroll through Alki Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Seattle trip planning tool.

Vancouver, Canada to Seattle is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Lake Oswego.
Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks
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Lake Oswego — 1 night

Lake Oswego is a city in the State of Oregon, primarily in Clackamas County with small portions extending into neighboring Multnomah and Washington counties. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): stroll through Cooper Mountain Nature Park and then get all the information you need at Portland Oregon Temple & Visitors' Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Sokol Blosser Winery and then awaken your taste buds at Cellar Door Wine Tours.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Lake Oswego road trip app.

You can drive from Seattle to Lake Oswego in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Welches.
Wineries · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
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Welches — 1 day

Welches is an unincorporated community in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildwood Recreation Site and then take in the dramatic scenery at Little Zigzag Falls.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Welches trip planner.

You can drive from Lake Oswego to Welches in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Lake Oswego in July, you will find days in Welches are little chillier (30°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Cannon Beach.
Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Cannon Beach — 1 night

Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): kick back and relax at Cannon Beach and then explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the majestic nature at Hug Point State Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, and then view the masterpieces at Icefire Glassworks.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Cannon Beach trip builder.

You can drive from Welches to Cannon Beach in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Welches in July, you will find days in Cannon Beach are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Newport.
Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Newport — 1 night

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): get up close to creatures of the deep with Marine Discovery Tours, then visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nye Beach.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Newport visit planner.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Newport in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Cannon Beach in July, with highs in Newport at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bandon.
Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites · Parks

Bandon — 1 night

Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): stroll through Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint, then get a taste of the local shopping with Second Street Gallery, and then enjoy the sea views from Coquille River Lighthouse.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Bandon tour planner.

You can drive from Newport to Bandon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bandon are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Brookings.
Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature · Parks

Brookings — 3 nights

Brookings is a city in Curry County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take a memorable drive along Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor, stroll through Myers Creek Beach, and then step aboard The Mary D Hume. On the next day, see what you can catch with Brookings Fishing Charters and then kick back and relax at Lone Ranch Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Brookings trip builder app.

You can drive from Bandon to Brookings in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll travel to Lava Hot Springs.
Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife
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Lava Hot Springs — 2 nights

Lava Hot Springs is a city in Bannock County, Idaho, United States. On the 3rd (Wed), examine the collection at Museum of Clean, then take in the natural beauty of Lava Hot Springs Inn and Spa, and then take in the natural beauty of Lava Hot Springs. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of National Oregon / California Trail Center and then take in the natural beauty of Soda Springs Geyser.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Lava Hot Springs trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Brookings to Lava Hot Springs in 14 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Brookings in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Lava Hot Springs, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sandy.
Nature · Parks · Museums
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Sandy — 1 night

Sandy is a city in Salt Lake County, Utah, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): examine the collection at Thanksgiving Point and then cast your line with Wasatch Guide Service.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sandy trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lava Hot Springs to Sandy takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Lava Hot Springs in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sandy, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Salt Lake City.
Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums
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Salt Lake City — 4 nights

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.
Get some cultural insight at Temple Square and Salt Lake Temple. Visiting Big Cottonwood Canyon and Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge will get you outdoors. Step out of Salt Lake City with an excursion to Antelope Island State Park in Syracuse--about 54 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Tabernacle, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Utah, admire the natural beauty at Red Butte Garden, and get a sense of history and politics at Utah State Capitol.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Salt Lake City route builder site.

Salt Lake City is very close to Sandy. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.
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Grand Canyon National Park — 3 nights

The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Visiting Grand Canyon South Rim and Helicopter Tours will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, get great views at Lookout Studio, and hike along South Kaibab Trail.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planning app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Salt Lake City to Grand Canyon National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Salt Lake City in August; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 31°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Las Vegas — 6 nights

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and The Mob Museum. Get outdoors at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Willow Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston), Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum (in Boulder City) and Las Vegas Fishing Guides - FishFinders Guide Service (in Henderson). There's still lots to do: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, see Off-Road Tours, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, things will get much hotter in Las Vegas: highs are around 45°C and lows about 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to fly to San Francisco.
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San Francisco — 2 nights

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 19th (Fri), head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Thornton Beach State Park and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Point Reyes Safaris.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip app.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Los Angeles.
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Los Angeles — 5 nights

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. Escape the urban bustle at Calboat Diving - Spectre Dive Boat and Mulholland Drive. Pack the 24th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and steep yourself in history at Hollyhock House.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles road trip tool.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in August, with highs in Los Angeles at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Museums · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
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.

Oregon Coast travel guide

4.3
State Parks · Beaches · Geologic Formations
The Beaver State
Saved from the pitfalls of modern urban development by government decisions made in the 1910s, the Oregon coast remains one of the country's most picturesque natural places to visit, featuring more than 80 state parks. Tourism from around the world thrives here all year long, with visitors eager to drive up and down this scenic stretch of the Pacific coastline, marked by rocky headlands and lush vegetation. Crossed by rivers and dotted with dense forests, the area offers nature lovers a chance to boat, fish, hike, and whale-watch. Start your Oregon vacation by exploring the northern end of the coastline, famous for its vibrant beach resorts and quaint seaside retreats.