8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Santa Fe
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights

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night
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): examine the collection at Museum of International Folk Art and then make a trip to Canyon Road.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Santa Fe online journey planner.

Amarillo to Santa Fe is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amarillo to Santa Fe, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Amarillo in July since evenings lows in Santa Fe dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

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nights
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.
On the 3rd (Fri), admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. On your second day here, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, trek along Nevada Falls Loop, and then explore the striking landscape at El Capitan.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Getting from Santa Fe to Yosemite National Park by combination of bus and train takes about 33 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Santa Fe to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. In July, Yosemite National Park is slightly colder than Santa Fe - with highs of 83°F and lows of 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Nevada Falls Loop ©
Nevada Falls Loop
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Old Faithful and Grand Prismatic Spring. Explore hidden gems such as West Thumb Geyser Basin and Grand Loop Road. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail, trek along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Golden Gate Canyon, and take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, shuttle, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 73°F and 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
S Rim Trail ©
S Rim Trail
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin

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