12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
2
Garden City
— 2 nights
3
Billings
— 2 nights
4
Mount Rainier National Park
— 1 night
5
Seattle
— 3 nights
6
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of The Tabernacle.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Salt Lake City route planner.

Los Angeles to Salt Lake City is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City is 1 hour. When traveling from Los Angeles in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Salt Lake City, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Garden City.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Provo, Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway
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Provo City Center Temple ©
Provo City Center Temple
Provo Canyon ©
Provo Canyon
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle

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Garden City

Garden City ©
Garden City is a town in Rich County, Utah, United States. On the 27th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Fossil Butte National Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: play a few rounds at Bear Lake West Golf Course, thenexplore the activities along Bear Lake, and then admire the majestic nature at Bear Lake State Park.

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You can drive from Salt Lake City to Garden City in 2.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Garden City when traveling from Salt Lake City in July, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Billings.

Things to do in Garden City

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fossil Butte National Monument, Bear Lake West Golf Course, Bear Lake
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Fossil Butte National Monument ©
Fossil Butte National Monument
Bear Lake State Park ©
Bear Lake State Park
Bear Lake West Golf Course ©
Bear Lake West Golf Course

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Billings

Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. On the 29th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Yellowstone Kelly Interpretative Site, take in nature's colorful creations at DanWalt Gardens, thentrot along with a tour on horseback, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty Street Brewing Company at The Taproom. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Huntley Project Museum of Irrigated Agriculture, thensee the interesting displays at Moss Mansion, and then stroll through Phipps Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Billings holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Garden City to Billings with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in Billings are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Billings

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trip

Huntley Project Museum of Irrigated Agriculture
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Horseback Riding Tours
Thirsty Street Brewing Company at The Taproom ©

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Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): admire the sheer force of Comet Falls, trek along Trail of the Shadows, thenhike along Skyline Trail, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Mount Rainier National Park attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Billings to Mount Rainier National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Billings in July: high temperatures in Mount Rainier National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Seattle.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Comet Falls ©
Comet Falls

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Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, walk around Olympic Sculpture Park, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Seattle visit planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Mount Rainier National Park to Seattle takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in July, Seattle is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
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.
On the 4th (Tue), cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road, thenadmire the sheer force of Virginia Falls, thenget great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Iceberg Lake Trail. On the next day, explore the activities along McDonald Creek and then explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Glacier National Park trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Seattle to Glacier National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Seattle to Glacier National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Glacier National Park when traveling from Seattle in August, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

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