8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 2 nights
2
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Central Park, get to know the fascinating history of World Trade Center Memorial Foundation, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and go for a walk through Times Square.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the New York City tour itinerary planner.

Philadelphia to New York City is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in New York City can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

Plan my day in Grand Teton National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Grand Teton National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Grand Teton National Park. Traveling from New York City in September, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be colder, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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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.
On the 23rd (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Golden Gate Canyon, explore the striking landscape at Sheepeater Cliffs, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, thentrek along Artist Point, and finally stroll through Brink of the Lower Falls Trail. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Morning Glory Pool, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and then explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park road trip tool.

Drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 25th (Fri), contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, thendon't miss a visit to Lombard Street, and finally don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco journey planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, expect nights in San Francisco to be much hotter, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. On the 26th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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