39 days in United States Itinerary

39 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 6 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 8 nights
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Estes Park
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
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Aspen
— 4 nights
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Page
— 3 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
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Sedona
— 4 nights
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Phoenix
— 2 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.
Get in touch with nature at Alcatraz Island and Sonoma Canopy Tours. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Stephen & Walker Winery (in Healdsburg), Ace It Bike Tours (in Windsor) and Andy's Orchard (in Morgan Hill). Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, identify plant and animal life at Tule Elk Preserve, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip site.

Mexico City, Mexico to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and tram. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Mill Valley, Sausalito, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Sonoma Canopy Tours, Stephen & Walker Winery
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Sonoma Canopy Tours ©
Sonoma Canopy Tours
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

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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.
Get outdoors at Glacier Point and Mariposa Grove. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Half Dome, identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, trek along Panorama Trail, and take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park travel planning tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for little chillier days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are colder with lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Estes Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
North Dome ©
North Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

2
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Estes Park

Estes Park ©
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
On the 9th (Mon), see Off-Road Tours, see exotic creatures in open habitats at Estes Park Guided Tours, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Emerald Lake Trail, identify plant and animal life at Sheep Lakes, appreciate the views at Many Parks Curve Overlook, then take a memorable drive along Trail Ridge Road, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel on the Rock.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Estes Park vacation planning app.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Estes Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Estes Park. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Estes Park, with lows of -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park
Highlights from your plan
Estes Park Guided Tours ©
Estes Park Guided Tours
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): stroll around Cottonwood Creek Park, walk around Garden of the Gods, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Wolf Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable tour with The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure and then see Manitou Springs Adventures, High Country Excursions.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs road trip tool.

You can drive from Estes Park to Colorado Springs in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Colorado Springs are 15°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Colorado Wolf Adventures, Manitou Springs Adventures, High Country Excursions
Highlights from your plan
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure
Cottonwood Creek Park ©
Cottonwood Creek Park
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Step out of the city life by going to Maroon Bells and Rio Grande Trail. On the 15th (Sun), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Aspen Mountain / Ajax. And it doesn't end there: cruise along Independence Pass, trek along Maroon Lake Scenic Trail, explore the landscape on two wheels at Castle Creek Road, and pause for some photo ops at The John Denver Sanctuary.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Aspen road trip planning tool.

Drive from Colorado Springs to Aspen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Colorado Springs in November, things will get a bit cooler in Aspen: highs are around 9°C and lows about -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Aspen Mountain / Ajax ©
Aspen Mountain / Ajax
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail

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Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Horseshoe Bend. Spend the 19th (Thu) exploring nature at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Next up on the itinerary: paddle through the water with Lake Powell Paddleboards and Kayaks, take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon, and admire the engineering at The Chains.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Page holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Aspen to Page takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In November, Page is a bit warmer than Aspen - with highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Lake Powell Paddleboards and Kayaks ©
Lake Powell Paddleboards and Kayaks
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon South Rim and Nature & Wildlife Tours. On the 21st (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: trek along South Kaibab Trail, get great views at Hopi Point, stroll through Rim Trail, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Bright Angel Point.

Discover how to plan a Grand Canyon National Park trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Page in November, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 14°C and -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Visiting Off-Road Tours and Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) will get you outdoors. Go for a jaunt from Sedona to Camp Verde to see Predator Zip Lines about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, look for all kinds of wild species at Red Rock State Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Broken Arrow Trail, and trek along Seven Sacred Pools.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Sedona trip planner.

You can take a bus from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November, expect nights in Sedona to be much hotter, around 8°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Predator Zip Lines
Highlights from your plan
Predator Zip Lines ©
Predator Zip Lines
Off-Road Tours
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 1st (Tue), awaken your taste buds at Arizona Scenic Tours - Day Tours, identify plant and animal life at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, and then trot along with Trailhead Ranch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get all the equipment you need at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson and then glide peacefully along the water with Riverbound Sports.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Phoenix day trip website.

Getting from Sedona to Phoenix by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Sedona in November, with highs in Phoenix at 30°C and lows at 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Riverbound Sports, Trailhead Ranch, Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center
Highlights from your plan
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center
Riverbound Sports ©
Riverbound Sports
Trailhead Ranch ©
Trailhead Ranch

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