7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Chicago
— 1 day
2
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
4
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
5
South Daytona
— 1 night

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, walk around Millennium Park, thenexplore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Chicago attractions planning tool.

Springfield to Chicago is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Chicago sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park
Millennium Park
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road and then admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Glacier National Park fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Glacier National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Chicago in September, plan for little chillier days in Glacier National Park, with highs around °F, while nights are cooler with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Scenic Drive Nature
Highlights from your plan
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

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 historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Lone Star Geyser, head outdoors with Morning Glory Pool, and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Glacier National Park in September, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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night
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 1st (Thu): admire all the interesting features of 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park route builder website.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to South Daytona.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Scenic Drive Outdoors

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night
South Daytona

South Daytona ©
South Daytona is a city in Volusia County, Florida, United States. On the 2nd (Fri), test your team's savvy at Daytona Escape Room Experience and then indulge in some personalized pampering at NBalance Holistic Wellness Spa.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our South Daytona road trip planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Grand Teton National Park to South Daytona. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in October; daily highs in South Daytona reach °F and lows reach °F. On the 2nd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in South Daytona

Spas Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
NBalance Holistic Wellness Spa ©
NBalance Holistic Wellness Spa
Daytona Escape Room Experience ©
Daytona Escape Room Experience

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