22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Denver
— Few hours
2
Boulder
— 1 night
3
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 1 night
4
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
5
Moab
— 3 nights
6
Monument Valley
— 1 night
7
Page
— 2 nights
8
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
9
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
10
Las Vegas
— 1 night
11
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
12
Mammoth Lakes
— 2 nights
13
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
14
San Francisco
— 2 nights

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Denver

Denver
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Denver travel planner.

Basel, Switzerland to Denver is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Basel in July, expect nights in Denver to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. On the 25th (Sat), you're off to Boulder.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:

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Boulder

Boulder
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Boulder online road trip planner.

Boulder is very close to Denver. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Boulder

Parks Outdoors Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:

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Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): see Off-Road Tours, thencruise along Trail Ridge Road, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel on the Rock. On the next day, explore the activities along Bear Lake, thentake a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then stroll through Emerald Lake Trail.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rocky Mountain National Park route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Boulder to Rocky Mountain National Park takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Estes Park
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 27:
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Off-Road Tours
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail

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Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Glenwood Springs day trip planning app.

Getting from Rocky Mountain National Park to Glenwood Springs by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train. While traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in Glenwood Springs, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Moab.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Outdoors Adventure Tours
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:
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River Rafting & Tubing
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail ©
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail

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Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 28th (Tue), stop by The T Shirt Shop. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Bret Edge Photography Gallery and then take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Moab trip planner.

Traveling by car from Glenwood Springs to Moab takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Glenwood Springs in July, expect nights in Moab to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are much hotter, around °C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Double Arch
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 31:
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
Double Arch ©
Double Arch

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. On the 31st (Fri), make a trip to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, thentrot along with a tour on horseback, and then see Off-Road Tours. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Moki Dugway, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and then examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum..

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Monument Valley tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Moab to Monument Valley in 3 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Moab in July; daily highs in Monument Valley reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Moki Dugway
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Off-Road Tours

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Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
You've now added Antelope Canyon to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, stroll through Horseshoe Bend, thensteep yourself in history at Navajo Bridge, and finally take in breathtaking views at Marble Canyon.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Page trip builder.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Page takes 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Monument Valley in August, with highs in Page at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Navajo Bridge, Marble Canyon
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Gunfighter Canyon ©
Gunfighter Canyon
Navajo Bridge ©
Navajo Bridge
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bryce Canyon National Park trip planning site.

You can drive from Page to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and car. Traveling from Page in August, you will find days in Bryce Canyon National Park are little chillier (°C), and nights are much colder (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 5:
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Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop ©
Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop

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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.
On the 5th (Wed), admire the sheer force of Toquerville Falls.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. In August, Zion National Park is somewhat warmer than Bryce Canyon National Park - with highs of °C and lows of °C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Fri) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Toquerville Falls
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 7:
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Toquerville Falls ©
Toquerville Falls

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): examine the collection at The Neon Museum, take a stroll through The Strip, and then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Zion National Park to Las Vegas. Traveling from Zion National Park in August, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are much hotter (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Death Valley National Park trip itinerary site.

Getting from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Las Vegas in August, with lows around °C. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:

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Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Mammoth Lakes tour planning website.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Mammoth Lakes takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, plan for slightly colder days in Mammoth Lakes, with highs around °C, while nights are colder with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow time for the bus ride to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks Nature Trails
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Mountain Bike Park ©
Mammoth Mountain Bike Park
Devils Postpile National Monument ©
Devils Postpile National Monument
Earthquake Fault ©
Earthquake Fault

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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 Falls has been added to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park tour itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've now added Bay City Bike Rentals and Tours to your itinerary. Attractions like Alcatraz Island and Marshall’s Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of the city life by going to Fort Funston National Park and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Exploratorium.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary website.

Fly from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors Parks Tours
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Fishing Charters & Tours

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