15 days in San Diego & Wyoming Itinerary

15 days in San Diego & Wyoming Itinerary

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1
San Diego
— 4 nights
2
Cody
— 2 nights
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
4
Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights

4
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Go for a jaunt from San Diego to Encinitas to see Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens about 30 minutes away. Spend the 12th (Sun) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. And it doesn't end there: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove, and examine the collection at San Diego Air & Space Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Diego online road trip planner.

Los Angeles to San Diego is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Cody.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego

2
nights
Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
On the 17th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, get engrossed in the history at Plains Indian Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Cody Dug Up Gun Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Cowtown Candy Company, get engrossed in the history at Buffalo Bill Center of the West, thenexamine the collection at Cody Firearms Museum, and finally learn more about the world around you at Draper Natural History Museum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Cody road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from San Diego to Cody takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. When traveling from San Diego in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Cody, with highs around °F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
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Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum

5
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, stroll through Osprey Falls Trail, trek along Purple Mountain Trail, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park day trip planner.

You can drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park in 2.5 hours. In July, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Cody - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn

3
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Spend the 24th (Fri) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. There's still lots to do: trek along Cascade Canyon Trail, admire all the interesting features of 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Group, and tour the pleasant surroundings at String Lake.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Teton Park Road
Teton Park Road

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