15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Budd Lake
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Budd Lake
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  8 h
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Sioux Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
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Custer
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
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Keystone
— Few hours
Fly:  5 h
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Jackson Hole
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 30 min
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 45 min
9
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
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Willow Beach
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  10 h
11
Memphis
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
12
Knoxville
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  8 h 15 min
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Budd Lake
— 1 day
End: Budd Lake

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Budd Lake

Budd Lake ©
Budd Lake is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Mount Olive Township, in Morris County, New Jersey, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): stop by WaggMore Pet Boutique & Bakery Dog Friendly and then make a splash at Land of Make Believe & Pirate's Cove.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Budd Lake trip itinerary builder tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Budd Lake. August in Budd Lake sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Sioux Falls.

Things to do in Budd Lake

Theme Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Land of Make Believe & Pirate's Cove, WaggMore Pet Boutique & Bakery Dog Friendly
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Land of Make Believe & Pirate's Cove ©
Land of Make Believe & Pirate's Cove
WaggMore Pet Boutique & Bakery Dog Friendly ©

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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls ©
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): stroll around Falls Park, take an in-depth tour of Stockyards Ag Experience, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Cathedral, and finally trek along SculptureWalk & The Arc of Dreams Sioux Falls.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sioux Falls trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Budd Lake to Sioux Falls with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Budd Lake to Sioux Falls due to the time zone difference. August in Sioux Falls sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Custer.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks Historic Sites Trails
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Falls Park ©
Falls Park
St. Joseph Cathedral ©
St. Joseph Cathedral
SculptureWalk & The Arc of Dreams Sioux Falls ©

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Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
On the 16th (Sun), take a memorable drive along Iron Mountain Road, thenshop like a local with Insideout, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Custer road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Sioux Falls to Custer takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Sioux Falls to Custer is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Sioux Falls in August, plan for little chillier nights in Custer, with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Keystone.

Things to do in Custer

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Insideout
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Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake
Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road

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Keystone

Keystone
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Keystone travel route website.

You can drive from Custer to Keystone in an hour. August in Keystone sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 51°F at night. You'll set off for Jackson Hole on the 16th (Sun).

Things to do in Keystone

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Made, don't miss a visit to Town Square, don't miss a visit to Jackson Hole Shootout, thenexamine the collection at National Museum of Wildlife Art, thenmake a trip to Antler Arches of Jackson, and finally shop like a local with Thal Glass Studio.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Jackson Hole trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Keystone to Jackson Hole takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Keystone in August since evenings lows in Jackson Hole dip to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Museums Shopping
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National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Town Square ©
Town Square
Thal Glass Studio ©
Thal Glass Studio

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, trek along Artist Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park takes 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Jackson Hole in August; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 70°F and lows reach 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Las Vegas road trip site.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, things will get much hotter in Las Vegas: highs are around 101°F and lows about 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park route planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Las Vegas in August since evenings lows in Death Valley National Park dip to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Canyon National Park.
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Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes ©
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then trek along Bright Angel Trail.

Plan a trip to Grand Canyon National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. While traveling from Death Valley National Park, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 80°F to lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Willow Beach.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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Willow Beach

Willow Beach
For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Willow Beach tour itinerary website.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Willow Beach in 4 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Willow Beach, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August: highs in Willow Beach hover around 100°F, while lows dip to 76°F. You'll set off for Memphis on the 25th (Tue).

Things to do in Willow Beach

Parks Nature Beaches
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Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Memphis attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Willow Beach to Memphis. The time zone difference when traveling from Willow Beach to Memphis is 2 hours. Traveling from Willow Beach in August, you will find days in Memphis are slightly colder (90°F), and nights are about the same (73°F). You'll set off for Knoxville on the 26th (Wed).

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Knoxville

A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Ijams Nature Center, pause for some serene contemplation at First Baptist Church, thenget engrossed in the history at East Tennesse Historical Society, thengo for a walk through Strong Alley (Graffiti Alley), and finally make a trip to Market Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then see the interesting displays at Titanic Museum Attraction.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Knoxville road trip tool.

You can fly from Memphis to Knoxville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Memphis to Knoxville. Traveling from Memphis in August, Knoxville is a bit cooler at night with lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Budd Lake.

Things to do in Knoxville

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Titanic Museum Attraction, Zipline
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Zipline
Titanic Museum Attraction ©
Titanic Museum Attraction
East Tennesse Historical Society ©
East Tennesse Historical Society

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Budd Lake

Budd Lake ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Nike Missile Site NY-56.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Budd Lake trip itinerary maker website.

Explore your travel options from Knoxville to Budd Lake with the Route module. Traveling from Knoxville in August, things will get slightly colder in Budd Lake: highs are around 81°F and lows about 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Budd Lake

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nike Missile Site NY-56
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Nike Missile Site NY-56 ©
Nike Missile Site NY-56

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