9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + Drive:  23​h
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Indianapolis
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Chicago
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

1
day
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 6th (Mon), witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park day trip website .

New Delhi, India to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -12 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in May; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 13°C and lows reach -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lehardy's Rapids ©
Lehardy's Rapids

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Utah, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple, then don't miss a visit to Temple Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Tabernacle.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Salt Lake City trip planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Salt Lake City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in May, expect nights in Salt Lake City to be much hotter, around 12°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll through South Kaibab Trail, see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Mather Point and then hike along Rim Trail.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Salt Lake City to Grand Canyon National Park takes 8.5 hours. Traveling from Salt Lake City in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): examine the collection at The Neon Museum, then shop like a local with The Strip, then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and finally get engrossed in the history at Titanic.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas driving holiday planning tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (36°C), and nights are warmer (20°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Titanic ©
Titanic
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

1
day
Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Eiteljorg Museum, examine the collection at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, then have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Indianapolis trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Fly from Las Vegas to Indianapolis in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Indianapolis due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in May, with highs in Indianapolis at 26°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Chicago.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Museums Fun & Games Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum ©
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum
The Eiteljorg Museum ©
The Eiteljorg Museum

1
night
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, then appreciate the history behind Cloud Gate, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, and finally wander the streets of The Magnificent Mile.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Chicago trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Indianapolis to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Indianapolis to Chicago is minus 1 hour. In May in Chicago, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

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