5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
3
New York City
— 1 day
train:  1​h 30​min
End: Philadelphia


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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): play a few rounds at Lincoln Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Marshall’s Beach.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Francisco online tour itinerary planner .

Philadelphia to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Philadelphia to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In October in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marshall’s Beach ©
Marshall’s Beach
China Beach ©
China Beach

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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.
On the 31st (Wed), witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, then explore and take pictures at Virginia Cascade Drive, and finally take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park online driving holiday planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, flight, and taxi; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect Yellowstone National Park to be much colder, temps between 47°F and 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our New York City online trip maker .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to New York City by combination of car, flight, and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in November: high temperatures in New York City hover around 57°F and lows are around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in New York City

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Central Park ©
Central Park

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