46 days in United States Itinerary

46 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seattle
— 4 nights
2
Glacier National Park
— 5 nights
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
4
San Francisco
— 5 nights
5
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
7
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 4 nights
8
Washington DC
— 5 nights
9
New York City
— 5 nights

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Seattle side-trips: Sequim (The Lavender Connection & B&B Family Farm). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, and take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle online vacation builder.

London, UK to Seattle is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to Seattle. Traveling from London in July, you will find days in Seattle are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Sequim
Highlights from your plan
B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

5
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.
Glacier National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Iceberg Lake Trail, explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road, explore the activities along Swiftcurrent Falls, and take in the dramatic scenery at Silver Staircase Falls.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Glacier National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Seattle to Glacier National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Seattle in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Glacier National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

4
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, get outside with Morning Glory Pool, look for all kinds of wild species at Mount Washburn, and contemplate the waterfront views at Shoshone Lake.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park day trip app.

Traveling by car from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Glacier National Park in July: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, get curious at Exploratorium, and walk around Golden Gate Park.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, and stroll through Half Dome.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park travel planner.

Traveling by flight 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. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

6
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.
On the 9th (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, admire all the interesting features of Cape Royal, and get great views at Powell Point.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Grand Canyon National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

4
nights
Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park is known for wildlife, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, take in the dramatic scenery at Hen Wallow Water Falls, trek along Alum Cave Trail, and walk around Metcalf Bottoms Picnic Area.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Great Smoky Mountains National Park takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. In August, Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a bit warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

5
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Washington DC online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City vacation maker site.

Traveling by train from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. August in New York City sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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