9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get a sense of the local culture at Uncle Tom's Trail and S Rim Trail. Explore hidden gems such as West Thumb Geyser Basin and Castle Geyser. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, take in the dramatic natural features at Natural Bridge Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Artists’ Paintpots.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park is 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from San Francisco in July since evenings lows in Yellowstone National Park dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

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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.
Bring the kids along to Glacier Point and Half Dome. Escape the urban bustle at Yosemite, Tunnel View and Tioga Pass. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Panorama Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, look for all kinds of wild species at YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, and don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park tour planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July: high temperatures in Yosemite National Park hover around 83°F and lows are around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point
Nevada Falls Loop ©
Nevada Falls Loop
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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