9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Glacier National Park
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Shiprock
— 1 day
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 1 night

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©

Crown of the Continent

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on Sun Tours, then get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, then stroll through Grinnell Glacier, and finally explore the activities along McDonald Creek.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Glacier National Park trip maker tool.

Orlando to Glacier National Park is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Orlando in May, expect Glacier National Park to be much colder, temps between 67°F and 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
McDonald Creek ©
McDonald Creek
Jackson Glacier Overlook ©
Jackson Glacier Overlook

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take in the natural beauty of Beehive Geyser and then explore the striking landscape at Biscuit Basin. Here are some ideas for day two: witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, explore and take pictures at Fountain Paint Pot, identify plant and animal life at Firehole Canyon Drive, then take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls, then take in the dramatic natural features at Artists’ Paintpots, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Glacier National Park in May, expect Yellowstone National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 53°F and 27°F. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Wed) before leaving for Shiprock.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive
Gibbon Falls ©
Gibbon Falls

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Shiprock

Shiprock ©
Shiprock is a census-designated place in San Juan County, New Mexico, United States, on the Navajo reservation. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Shiprock Rock Formation.

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

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Shiprock in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Shiprock, ranging from highs of 74°F to lows of 43°F. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Shiprock

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Shiprock Rock Formation ©
Shiprock Rock Formation

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon and then take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Shiprock to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Shiprock in May; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 68°F and lows reach 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point
Pima Point ©
Pima Point
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Clark County Wetlands Park, then wander the streets of The LINQ Promenade, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas itinerary planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May: highs in Las Vegas hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 64°F. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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The Strip ©
The Strip
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade
Spring Mountains National Recreational Area ©

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