36 days in United States Itinerary

36 days in United States Itinerary

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36 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  16​h
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Kanab
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Moose
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
9
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
10
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Brisbane

4
nights
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.
Head to Amoeba Music and Montana Avenuefor some retail therapy. Relax by the water at Will Rogers State Beach and Santa Monica State Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Manhattan Beach (in Manhattan Beach) and Zuma Beach (in Malibu). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, stroll through Cabrillo Beach, wander the streets of Angelino Heights Historic Area, and explore the activities along Santa Monica Bay.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip maker tool .

Brisbane, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and tram. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Brisbane to Los Angeles. Traveling from Brisbane in June, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Zuma Beach, Manhattan Beach
Highlights from your plan
Will Rogers State Beach ©
Will Rogers State Beach
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

4
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. There's still lots to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at Casino at the Venetian, join in the after-dark buzz at Double Down Saloon, and admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas itinerary planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 46°C to lows of 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Fun & Games, #Casinos, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
nights
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Get outdoors at The Narrows and Angel's Landing. Spend the 26th (Wed) exploring nature at Canyon Overlook Trail. There's more to do: take some stellar pictures from Observation Point and explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon.

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Drive from Las Vegas to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in June, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Zion National Park: temperatures range from 40°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Zion National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

6
nights
Kanab

Kanab ©
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Get in touch with nature at Canyon Village Marketplace and Cape Royal. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kanab: Observation Point (in Zion National Park) and Grand Canyon National Park (Yavapai Point, Grand Canyon South Rim, & more). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kanab planning website .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Kanab takes 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kanab

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Observation Point
Highlights from your plan
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary ©
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

1
night
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Peek-A-Boo Loop.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park trip builder tool .

You can drive from Kanab to Bryce Canyon National Park in 2 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kanab in July: high temperatures in Bryce Canyon National Park hover around 32°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

1
night
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.
On the 5th (Fri), look for gifts at Harmons City Creek, browse the different shops at City Creek Center, and then explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City online travel route builder .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Bryce Canyon National Park to Salt Lake City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Salt Lake City, with highs around 41°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Moose.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

#Shopping, #Parks, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
City Creek Center ©
City Creek Center
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Harmons City Creek ©
Harmons City Creek

4
nights
Moose

Moose ©
Moose is an unincorporated community in Teton County, Wyoming, United States, in the Jackson Hole valley. Step out of the city life by going to Grand Teton and 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive. There's lots more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Amphitheater Lake, explore the stunning scenery at Cascade Canyon, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Teton Point Turnout, and take in the dramatic natural features at Inspiration Point.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Moose travel route builder .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Salt Lake City to Moose. When traveling from Salt Lake City in July, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Moose: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Moose

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Amphitheater Lake ©
Amphitheater Lake
String Lake ©
String Lake

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Hayden Valley. Spend the 11th (Thu) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley, look for gifts at Fishing Bridge General Store, tour the pleasant surroundings at Artist Point, and explore the activities along Lake Butte Overlook.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Moose to Yellowstone National Park takes 2 hours. In July, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Moose - with highs of 26°C and lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get outdoors at Whihala Beach Co Park and Kathy Osterman Beach. The adventure continues: take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, explore and take pictures at Millennium Park, meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo, and admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Chicago sightseeing planning app .

Do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, expect nights in Chicago to be much hotter, around 22°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 33°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trip

Whihala Beach Co Park
Highlights from your plan
Whihala Beach Co Park ©
Whihala Beach Co Park
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Times Square and then go for a walk through Central Park. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, stop by Kee's Chocolates, and then shop like a local with Shopping Girlfriend NYC.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the New York City route builder tool .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Chicago to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to New York City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July in New York City, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in New York City

#Shopping, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue
Times Square ©
Times Square

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