17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
2
Solvang
— 1 night
3
Napa
— 2 nights
4
Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
5
Portland
— 1 night
6
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
8
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). There's lots more to do: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles vacation planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Los Angeles. September in Los Angeles sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Solvang.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

1
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Solvang

Solvang ©
Solvang is a city in Santa Barbara County, California. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, thenlearn about winemaking at Sunstone Vineyards & Winery, and then do a tasting at Rusack Vineyards.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Solvang trip builder website.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Solvang in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, Solvang is little chillier at night with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Napa.

Things to do in Solvang

Wineries Tours

Side Trip

Santa Ynez
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Rusack Vineyards ©
Rusack Vineyards
Sunstone Vineyards & Winery ©
Sunstone Vineyards & Winery

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Napa

Located just 80 km (50 mi) north of San Francisco, Napa sits at the southern end of the scenic Napa Valley, one of the world's major wine regions.
On the 22nd (Sun), do a tasting at Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, thenenjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and then stop by Oxbow Public Market.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Napa trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Solvang to Napa in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Solvang in September, expect nights in Napa to be about the same, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Napa

Tours Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Helena, B Cellars Vineyards and Winery
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 23:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
Balloon Rides

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take a peaceful walk through Tall Trees Grove and then explore the striking landscape of Redwood National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Trillium Falls Hike, hike along California Coastal Trail, and then don't miss a visit to Big Tree.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Redwood National Park travel planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Napa to Redwood National Park. Traveling from Napa in September, you will find days in Redwood National Park are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Orick
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 25:
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Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove
California Coastal Trail ©
California Coastal Trail

1
night
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, thenstop by Powell's City of Books, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, and finally admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, thenadmire the sheer force of Multnomah Falls, and then walk around Laurelhurst Park.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Portland tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Redwood National Park to Portland in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Redwood National Park in September, expect nights in Portland to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, Multnomah Falls
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 27:
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

1
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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.
On the 28th (Sat), explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon, hike along The Living Room Trail, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square.

To plan Salt Lake City vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from Portland to Salt Lake City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Portland to Salt Lake City due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Salt Lake City are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon

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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, identify plant and animal life at Gibbon Falls, and cruise along Lamar Valley.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park route maker.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Salt Lake City in September, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at °F and lows at °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 2:
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Glacier View Turnout, thencruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore and take pictures at Teton Park Road, thentake some stellar pictures from Jenny Lake Overlook, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cascade Canyon Trail.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 4:
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Teton Park Road
Teton Park Road
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail

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