36 days in United States Itinerary

36 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: London
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
2
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
5
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Taxi + Bus:  12 h 45 min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  12 h 30 min
7
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: London

6
nights
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.
Visiting Old Faithful and Artist Point will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, explore the striking landscape of Yellowstone National Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Mystic Falls Trail, and take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker app.

London, UK to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Yellowstone National Park is minus 7 hours. Traveling from London in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 4°C in Yellowstone National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

3
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
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.
Get in touch with nature at Grinnell Glacier and Iceberg Lake Trail. Spend the 11th (Sun) exploring nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls, take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, stroll through Highline Trail, and hike along Swiftcurrent Falls.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park trip planner.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Glacier National Park at 34°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park ©
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
On the 15th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then take a stroll through Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, and then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Glacier National Park to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Glacier National Park, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do your shopping at Union Square and Ferry Building Marketplace. Take a break from the city and head to Alcatraz Island and Fishing Charters & Tours. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, take a stroll through SoMa, brush up on your military savvy at USS Pampanito, and contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

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

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Traveling from Seattle in July, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are little chillier, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

6
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, stroll through Tuolumne Meadows, trek along Elizabeth Lake, and take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit warmer (33°C), and nights are little chillier (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

5
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Grand Canyon South Rim and Rim Trail. And it doesn't end there: hike along Bright Angel Trail, cruise along East Rim Drive, take in a show at Hopi House, and take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary website.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 13°C in Grand Canyon National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

5
nights
New York City

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.
9/11 Memorial and American Museum of Natural History will appeal to museum buffs. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Children's Museum of the Arts. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Times Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, learn about all things military at KGB Espionage Museum, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the New York City day trip site.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City takes 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City is 2 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be warmer in New York City, with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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