35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
5
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
6
Joshua Tree National Park
— 1 night
7
San Diego
— 3 nights
8
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
9
Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
10
San Francisco
— 3 nights
11
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
12
Carson City
— 2 nights
13
Reno
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon and then step off the mainland to explore Antelope Island State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Park City Main Street Historic District, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Utah, and then buy something for everyone on your list at City Creek Center.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City trip maker website.

Warsaw, Poland to Salt Lake City is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Warsaw to Salt Lake City due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Warsaw in July: high temperatures in Salt Lake City hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Antelope Island State Park, Park City Main Street Historic District
Highlights from your plan
Antelope Island State Park ©
Antelope Island State Park
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Natural History Museum of Utah ©
Natural History Museum of Utah

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful. And it doesn't end there: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, identify plant and animal life at Grand Loop Road, explore the stunning scenery at S Rim Trail, and contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner.

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. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Salt Lake City in July; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, stop by Canyon Village Marketplace, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum

3
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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get some cultural insight at The Strip and Pinball Hall of Fame. The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, and don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip maker.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Las Vegas at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin and then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Death Valley National Park holiday maker tool.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Las Vegas in August since evenings lows in Death Valley National Park dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

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Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Skull Rock and then look for all kinds of wild species at Barker Dam Trail.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Joshua Tree National Park online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Joshua Tree National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Joshua Tree National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Barker Dam Trail
Barker Dam Trail
Skull Rock ©
Skull Rock

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San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
You'll get in some beach time at La Jolla Cove and Children's Pool. The adventure continues: examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter, stroll through Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Diego trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Joshua Tree National Park to San Diego takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. When traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in August, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in San Diego: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from San Diego in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Redwood National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, make a trip to Douglas Memorial Bridge - Historical Memorial, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Trees of Mystery.

Before you visit Redwood National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Los Angeles to Redwood National Park. When traveling from Los Angeles in August, plan for much colder days and little chillier nights in Redwood National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Nature Parks Trails

Side Trips

Klamath, Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park ©
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
Trees of Mystery ©
Trees of Mystery

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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 itinerary includes some good beach time at Fort Funston National Park and China Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. There's lots more to do: engage your brain at Exploratorium, get a taste of the local shopping with City Lights Booksellers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Marshall’s Beach, and browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Redwood National Park to San Francisco takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, San Francisco is somewhat warmer than Redwood National Park - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Glacier Point and Lembert Dome. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows, take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, hike along Panorama Trail, and identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park day trip app.

Fly from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around °C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Carson City.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Lembert Dome ©
Lembert Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

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Carson City

Carson City ©
Carson City, officially the Consolidated Municipality of Carson City, is an independent city and the capital of the US state of Nevada, named after the mountain man Kit Carson. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): learn more about the world around you at Nevada State Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Tallac Historic Site, and then identify plant and animal life at Van Sickle Bi-State Park. On the next day, examine the collection at Nevada State Railroad Museum and then kick back and relax at Sand Harbor.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Carson City planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yosemite National Park to Carson City. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August; daily highs in Carson City reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Reno.

Things to do in Carson City

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

South Lake Tahoe, Sand Harbor
Highlights from your plan
Van Sickle Bi-State Park ©
Van Sickle Bi-State Park
Nevada State Museum ©
Nevada State Museum
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site

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Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Animal Ark, thenexamine the collection at National Automobile Museum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Truckee River Walk.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Reno attractions planning tool.

Getting from Carson City to Reno by car takes about an hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Carson City in August since evenings lows in Reno dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reno

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Truckee
Highlights from your plan
Animal Ark ©
Animal Ark
River Rafting & Tubing

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