60 days in Western US Itinerary

60 days in Western US Itinerary

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Aspen
— 1 night
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Moab
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
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Las Vegas
— 5 nights
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Los Angeles
— 5 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Portland
— 2 nights
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Olympic National Park
— 5 nights
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Seattle
— 3 nights
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Glacier National Park
— 5 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
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Grand Teton National Park
— 5 nights

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Aspen

Aspen ©

Rocky Mountain High

Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Aspen trip itinerary planning app.

New Orleans to Aspen is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Aspen due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder evenings in Aspen when traveling from New Orleans in June, with lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Moab.

Things to do in Aspen

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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Moab

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Double Arch and then take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get interesting insight from Tours and then see Off-Road Tours.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Moab vacation app.

You can drive from Aspen to Moab in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or fly. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Aspen in June, with highs in Moab at 95°F and lows at 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, explore and take pictures at Cape Royal, take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive, and stroll through North Kaibab Trail.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip site.

You can drive from Moab to Grand Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Moab in June; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 85°F and lows reach 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas visit planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 103°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Shopping · Historic Sites · Casinos
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Go for a jaunt from San Diego to Encinitas to see Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens about 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, see the interesting displays at Timken Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, and take a tour of Maritime Museum of San Diego.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the San Diego trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Diego takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in June: highs in San Diego hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately Anaheim away. There's still lots to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, walk around Tongva Park, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Theme Parks · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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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, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows, hike along Four Mile Trail, and don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, Yosemite National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Taft Point ©
Taft Point

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

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: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, go for a walk through Lombard Street, walk around Golden Gate Park, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco holiday planning tool.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by combination of bus and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, plan for little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 71°F by day to 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Portland

Portland ©

City of Roses

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
On the 5th (Sun), look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, then get outside with Portland Timbers, then admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, and finally admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Pittock Mansion, stroll through Wildwood Trail, then trek along Forest Park, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Hoyt Arboretum.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Portland itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Portland takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Portland, with highs around 83°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

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Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park ©
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Olympic National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge, trek along Ozette Loop Hike, stroll through High Divide, and take in the dramatic scenery at Murhut Falls.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Olympic National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Portland to Olympic National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in July, things will get little chillier in Olympic National Park: highs are around 70°F and lows about 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Second Beach Trail ©
Second Beach Trail

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, stroll around Woodland Park and Rose Garden, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Seattle trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Olympic National Park to Seattle takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Olympic National Park in July, with highs in Seattle at 79°F and lows at 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©

Crown of the Continent

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: admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls, stroll around Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, and explore the activities along Iceberg Lake.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Glacier National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in July, expect nights in Glacier National Park to be a bit cooler, around 49°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 85°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park ©
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take a memorable drive along Grand Loop Road, take in the natural beauty of Grand Geyser, and take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker.

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. In July, Yellowstone National Park is little chillier than Glacier National Park - with highs of 73°F and lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · 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

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©

Mountains of the Imagination

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.
Spend the 30th (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. The adventure continues: hike along Taggart Lake, stroll through Menor's Ferry Historical Trail, take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, and contemplate the waterfront views at Leigh Lake.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park day trip planning tool.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail

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