7 days in Continental USA Itinerary

7 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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7 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  9​h
3
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h
End: San Juan, Puerto Rico

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, browse the exhibits of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco itinerary planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to San Francisco is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Juan to San Francisco is minus 4 hours. Traveling from San Juan in July, expect nights in San Francisco to be cooler, around 16°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, tour the pleasant surroundings at Artist Point, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Yellowstone National Park.

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

Getting from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park. Expect slightly colder evenings in Yellowstone National Park when traveling from San Francisco in July, with lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

2
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.
Kids will enjoy Central Park and Ellis Island. Visit 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral for their historical value. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip planning site .

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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, you will find days in New York City are a bit warmer (35°C), and nights are much hotter (26°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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