60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Grand Teton National Park
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 12 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  7​h 45​min
3
Glacier National Park
— 12 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
4
Wawona
— 11 nights
Drive:  11​h
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 11 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
End: New York City

10
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Grand Teton National Park side-trips: Grand Targhee Ski Resort (in Alta) and Bridger-Teton National Forest (in Cody). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton, trek along Jenny Lake Trail, take in breathtaking views at Death Canyon, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Taggart Lake.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park online travel planner .

New York City to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in May, you will find days in Grand Teton National Park are slightly colder (60°F), and nights are cooler (33°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Targhee Ski Resort
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Amphitheater Lake ©
Amphitheater Lake
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

12
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.
When in Yellowstone National Park, make a side trip to see Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center in West Yellowstone, approximately 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore the striking landscape of Yellowstone National Park, take in the natural beauty of Mammoth Hot Springs, and contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planning site .

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in June: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 66°F and lows are around 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

12
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.
Spend the 19th (Sun) exploring nature at Red Rock Falls, Glacier National Park. There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls, explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park day trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and taxi from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Glacier National Park: highs are around 75°F and lows about 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Wawona.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

11
nights
Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Wawona is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Bridalveil Fall, don't miss a visit to Half Dome, and take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Wawona travel planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Glacier National Park to Wawona. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Glacier National Park to Wawona. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in June, with highs in Wawona at 95°F and lows at 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

11
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.
Step out of Grand Canyon National Park to go to Los Angeles and see Food Tours, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along South Kaibab Trail, cruise along East Rim Drive, and don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Wawona to Grand Canyon National Park takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Wawona to Grand Canyon National Park. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Wawona in July: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 84°F and lows are around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Food Tours
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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