8 days in Continental USA Itinerary

8 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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8 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
Fly:  22​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  7​h 30​min
3
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Chandigarh

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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 12th (Thu): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Marshall’s Beach, then see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip planner.

Chandigarh, India to San Francisco is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 13 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park trip itinerary planner .

Fly from San Francisco to Grand Teton National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 Grand Teton National Park. When traveling from San Francisco in September, plan for little chillier days in Grand Teton National Park, with highs around 23°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then examine the collection at New York Public Library, then take in the pleasant sights at Times Square, and finally admire the natural beauty at Hallett Nature Sanctuary. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip maker website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Grand Teton National Park to New York City in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park to New York City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September: highs in New York City hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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