6 days in Western US Itinerary

6 days in Western US Itinerary

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Start: New York City
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Grand Teton National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
3
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: New York City

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

For ratings and more tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park sightseeing planner.

New York City to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Grand Teton National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in August, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be cooler, around 43°F, while days are little chillier, around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Scenic Drive Outdoors

3
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 trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 70°F and lows at 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 25th (Tue), step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, thentake in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco tour itinerary planner.

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. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 59°F. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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