4 days in United States Itinerary

4 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Yellowstone National Park
Drive
2
Great Falls
— 1 night
Fly
3
Park City
— 1 night
Fly
4
New Orleans
— 1 night
Fly
5
Tampa

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Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park driving holiday planner.

Tampa to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Tampa to Yellowstone National Park. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Tampa in December, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 23°F and lows at 3°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Great Falls.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Great Falls

— 1 night
Great Falls is a city in and the county seat of Cascade County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Ursuline Centre, explore the world behind art at Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art, admire the masterpieces at C.M. Russell Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Spirit Catholic Parish.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Great Falls vacation maker site.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Great Falls by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in December; daily highs in Great Falls reach 32°F and lows reach 14°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Park City.

Things to do in Great Falls

Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife

Park City

— 1 night
Known globally as the home of the country's largest independent film festival, Park City finds its roots as an old silver boomtown located on the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): cast your line with Rocky Mountain Outfitters, fly down the slopes at Ski Butlers Park City, and then stroll through Deer Valley Resort.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Park City road trip site.

You can fly from Great Falls to Park City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In December, plan for daily highs up to 35°F, and evening lows to 13°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Park City

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

New Orleans

— 1 night

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, look for gifts at Boutique du Vampyre, then see the interesting displays at The Presbytere, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Lake Lawn Metairie.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the New Orleans sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by flight from Park City to New Orleans takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Park City to New Orleans is 1 hour. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Park City in December: high temperatures in New Orleans hover around 57°F and lows are around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Tampa.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Tampa

Big Guava

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tampa trip itinerary planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Tampa by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. When traveling from New Orleans in December, plan for much warmer days in Tampa, with highs around 78°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 61°F. On the 20th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Tampa

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.

Utah travel guide

4.7
Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · Scenic Drive
The Beehive State
A huge but sparsely populated land, Utah remains a major holiday destination offering plenty of year-round outdoor vacation ideas, including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, boating, horseback riding, and camping. The rugged terrain, defined by towering mountain peaks, deep canyons, and vast deserts, seems custom-made for adventurous nature lovers. With five national parks, the state has no shortage of pristine wilderness areas, causing many tourists to overlook the cultural attractions of its towns. Salt Lake City, the state's capital, features the headquarters of the Mormon Church, and draws over 5 million annual visitors. Utah also hosts several major film festivals each year, attracting young movie buffs from around the world.