21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Geneva
Fly:  12 h
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  12 h 30 min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  8 h 30 min
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h
5
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: Geneva

4
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary builder site.

Geneva, Switzerland to New York City is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. In September, New York City is a bit warmer than Geneva - with highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

3
nights
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, explore and take pictures at Point Imperial Drive, and take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park in 13 hours. Another option is to drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from New York City in September, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
North Kaibab Trail ©
North Kaibab Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to San Francisco takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and subway. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Tuolumne Meadows, make a trip to Olmsted Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, and explore the activities along Tenaya Lake.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planning website.

Fly from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Expect cooler evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from San Francisco in September, with lows around 3°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): trek along Menor's Ferry Historical Trail, thenadmire all the interesting features of 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, and then take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in breathtaking views at Cascade Canyon, thentrek along Cascade Canyon Trail, and then take a memorable drive along Teton Park Road.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park trip builder site.

You can fly from Yosemite National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Teton National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, you will find days in Grand Teton National Park are slightly colder (23°C), and nights are about the same (3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Cascade Canyon ©
Cascade Canyon

3
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 trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, trek along Artist Point, and stroll through S Rim Trail.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park holiday planner.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 18°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

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