9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
2
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
3
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
4
Olympic Valley
— 1 night
5
Sunnyvale
— 2 nights

3
nights
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, contemplate the waterfront views at Firehole River, and contemplate the geological forces at Monument Geyser Basin.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park journey builder site.

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 moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Plan for much colder nights when traveling from San Francisco in August since evenings lows in Yellowstone National Park dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

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.
On the 8th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, make a splash at Cowabunga Bay, and then take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Salt Lake City journey maker site.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Salt Lake City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, things will get much hotter in Salt Lake City: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Cowabunga Bay
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Cowabunga Bay ©
Cowabunga Bay

1
night
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 9th (Sun), get interesting insight from Day Go Adventures, thensee the world from above with HeliTahoe, and then soar above the sights with Lake Tahoe Balloons.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the South Lake Tahoe travel site.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to South Lake Tahoe takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Salt Lake City to South Lake Tahoe is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, expect nights in South Lake Tahoe to be colder, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Olympic Valley.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

HeliTahoe, Day Go Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Lake Tahoe Balloons ©
Lake Tahoe Balloons
HeliTahoe ©
HeliTahoe
Day Go Adventures ©
Day Go Adventures

1
night
Olympic Valley

Olympic Valley ©
On the 10th (Mon), hike along Eagle Rock Hiking Trail, thenkick your exploration up a notch at Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Olympic Valley travel route planner.

Drive from South Lake Tahoe to Olympic Valley in 1.5 hours. Traveling from South Lake Tahoe in August, Olympic Valley is slightly colder at night with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Sunnyvale.

Things to do in Olympic Valley

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Tahoe City, Eagle Rock Hiking Trail
Highlights from your plan
Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks ©
Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
Sunnyvale

Sunnyvale ©
Sunnyvale is a city located in Santa Clara County, California. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): stroll through Loch Lomond Recreation Area, thentake a memorable tour with Mount Hermon Adventures, and then admire the majestic nature at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park. On your second day here, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then get in on the family fun at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Sunnyvale driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Olympic Valley to Sunnyvale takes 4 hours. Plan for much warmer nights when traveling from Olympic Valley in August since evenings lows in Sunnyvale dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Sunnyvale

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Santa Cruz, Felton, Mount Hermon Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Mount Hermon Adventures ©
Mount Hermon Adventures
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk ©
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park ©
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

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