15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
2
Bend
— 3 nights
3
Zion National Park
— 4 nights
4
Coeur d'Alene
— 3 nights

4
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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.
Escape the urban bustle at West Thumb Geyser Basin and Midway Geyser Basin. Discover out-of-the-way places like Grand Loop Road and Fountain Paint Pot. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin, get outside with Morning Glory Pool, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, and trek along Mystic Falls Trail.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park travel route builder.

Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in June: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Bend.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Firehole River ©
Firehole River
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive

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Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
Get in touch with nature at Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint and Deschutes National Forest. Explore hidden gems such as Lava River Cave and Tumalo Falls. Venture out of the city with trips to Dee Wright Observatory (in Blue River) and Sisters (McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop & City of Sisters). The adventure continues: immerse yourself in nature at Tumalo State Park, cast your line with a fishing tour, and explore the striking landscape at Balancing Rocks.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Bend trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Bend in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Bend is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Bend: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sisters, Dee Wright Observatory
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McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop ©
McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass loop
Deschutes National  Forest
Deschutes National Forest
Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Get in touch with nature at Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway and Riverside Walk. Discover out-of-the-way places like Temple of Sinawava Trail and Kanarra Creek. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Hidden Canyon, take a memorable drive along Kolob Canyon Road, explore the activities along Taylor Creek, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kayenta Trail.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Bend to Zion National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bend in July: high temperatures in Zion National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Watchman Trail ©
Watchman Trail
Hidden Canyon ©
Hidden Canyon
Temple of Sinawava Trail ©
Temple of Sinawava Trail

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Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene ©
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. Get outdoors at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails and Falls Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail and Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course. Explore Coeur d'Alene's surroundings by going to Farragut State Park (in Athol) and Wallace (Northern Pacific Depot, Oasis Bordello Museum, &more). The adventure continues: stroll through North Idaho Centennial Trail and stop by KnitKnit.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Coeur d'Alene trip planner.

Getting from Zion National Park to Coeur d'Alene by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Zion National Park to Coeur d'Alene, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Zion National Park in July: highs in Coeur d'Alene hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Wallace, Farragut State Park, Falls Park, Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail
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Tubbs Hill Nature Trails ©
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails
North Idaho Centennial Trail ©
North Idaho Centennial Trail
Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail ©
Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail

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