9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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San Diego
— Few hours
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Las Vegas
— Few hours
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Heber City
— 1 night
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Salt Lake City
— Few hours
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Jackson Hole
— Few hours
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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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La Quinta
— 1 night
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San Diego
— Few hours

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San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): see the interesting displays at San Diego Air & Space Museum.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Diego day trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to San Diego. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in October, and nighttime lows around 64°F. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Air & Space Museum ©
San Diego Air & Space Museum

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 13th (Tue), take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip planner.

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 14th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park attractions planning tool.

Getting from Las Vegas to Zion National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, you will find days in Zion National Park are a bit cooler (74°F), and nights are cooler (36°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Heber City.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

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Heber City

Heber City ©
Heber City is a city in Wasatch County, Utah, United States. On the 15th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Commemorative Airforce Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Heber City travel itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Zion National Park to Heber City with the Route module. When traveling from Zion National Park in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Heber City: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 32°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Heber City

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Commemorative Airforce Museum ©
Commemorative Airforce Museum

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
On the 15th (Thu), view the masterpieces at Art at the Main Gallery and then explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Heber City to Salt Lake City takes an hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Salt Lake City when traveling from Heber City in October, with lows around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Nature · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Art at the Main Gallery ©
Art at the Main Gallery

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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 16th (Fri), trek along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, then take some stellar pictures from Lookout Point, then take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and finally take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Salt Lake City in October; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 47°F and lows reach 25°F. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Castle Geyser ©
Castle Geyser

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): snap pictures at Snake River Bridge and then capture your vacation like a pro with Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Jackson Hole travel route planning website.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jackson Hole: temperatures range from 55°F by day to 28°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Snake River Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris ©
Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris
Snake River Bridge ©
Snake River Bridge

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City
To find traveler tips and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City trip maker tool.

Fly from Jackson Hole to Salt Lake City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, Salt Lake City is somewhat warmer than Jackson Hole - with highs of 68°F and lows of 46°F. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck and then enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salt Lake City in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 82°F and lows about 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
High Roller ©
High Roller

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio, then get great views at Pipe Creek Vista, and finally trek along South Kaibab Trail.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in October: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 31°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to La Quinta.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Pipe Creek Vista ©
Pipe Creek Vista

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La Quinta

La Quinta
La Quinta is a resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, specifically in the Coachella Valley between Indian Wells and Indio. For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our La Quinta online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to La Quinta takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October: high temperatures in La Quinta hover around 93°F and lows are around 59°F. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to San Diego.

Things to do in La Quinta

Outdoors · Golf · Parks

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San Diego

Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience.

Find out how to plan San Diego trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from La Quinta to San Diego in 3 hours. When traveling from La Quinta in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 64°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving

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