4 days in United States Itinerary

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— 1 day
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Rapid City


Denver — 1 day

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): examine the collection at National Ballpark Museum and then pause for some serene contemplation at The International Church of Cannabis.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver day trip website.

Zurich, Switzerland to Denver is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Zurich to Denver. When traveling from Zurich in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Denver, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Yellowstone National Park.
Museums · Historic Sites

Yellowstone National Park — 1 night

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 19th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and then get great views at Lookout Point.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip maker tool.

Fly from Denver to Yellowstone National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Denver in July: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Las Vegas.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Las Vegas — 1 night

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally shop like a local with The Strip.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas route planner.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Las Vegas at 47°C and lows at 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Rapid City.
Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Rapid City

Gateway to the Black Hills

South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
To find other places to visit and tourist information, go to the Rapid City itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Rapid City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Rapid City due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in July: high temperatures in Rapid City hover around 34°C and lows are around 19°C. You'll set off for home on the 20th (Thu).
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

United States travel guide

Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
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.