23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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Novato
— 1 night
2
Winnemucca
— 1 night
3
Cascade
— 1 night
4
Lakeside
— 4 nights
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
6
Evanston
— 1 night
7
Arches National Park
— 2 nights
8
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
9
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
10
Joshua Tree National Park
— Few hours
11
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights

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night
Novato

Novato ©
Novato is a city in northern Marin County, in the North Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): do a tasting at Trek Winery, thenexamine the collection at The Space Station Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, and finally stroll around Stafford Lake Park.

Plan my day in Novato using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Novato. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Winnemucca.

Things to do in Novato

Museums Wineries Parks
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The Space Station Museum ©
The Space Station Museum
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art ©
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art
Stafford Lake Park ©
Stafford Lake Park

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Winnemucca

Winnemucca ©
Winnemucca is the only incorporated city in and is the county seat of Humboldt County, Nevada, United States. On the 6th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Winnemucca Sand Dunes. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Safe Haven Wildlife Sanctuary and then don't miss a visit to Thunder Mountain.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Winnemucca attractions planner.

You can drive from Novato to Winnemucca in 6 hours. While traveling from Novato, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Winnemucca, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cascade.

Things to do in Winnemucca

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Imlay
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Safe Haven Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Safe Haven Wildlife Sanctuary
Thunder Mountain ©
Thunder Mountain

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Cascade

Cascade ©
Cascade is a rural city in and the county seat of Valley County, Idaho, United States, in the west central part of the state. On the 8th (Wed), admire the majestic nature at Lake Cascade State Park and then cool off at Kelly's Whitewater Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cascade trip planner.

You can drive from Winnemucca to Cascade in 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Winnemucca to Cascade is 1 hour. Traveling from Winnemucca in July, expect Cascade to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Lakeside.

Things to do in Cascade

Nature Parks Theme Parks
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Lake Cascade State Park ©
Lake Cascade State Park
Kelly's Whitewater Park ©
Kelly's Whitewater Park

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Lakeside

Lakeside ©
Lakeside is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lakeside: St. Ignatius Mission (in Saint Ignatius), Polson (Glacier Brewing Company, Kerr Dam, &more) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Superior). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Swan Lake, look for all kinds of wild species at National Bison Range, and grab your bike and head to Swan River Nature Trail.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lakeside road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Cascade to Lakeside takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. July in Lakeside sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Lakeside

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Polson, Bigfork, St. Ignatius Mission, National Bison Range, River Rafting & Tubing
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National Bison Range ©
National Bison Range
River Rafting & Tubing
Swan Lake ©
Swan Lake

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.
Family-friendly places like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, contemplate the waterfront views at Cistern Spring, take in the dramatic scenery at Undine Falls, and take in the dramatic natural features at Golden Gate Canyon.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park driving holiday planner.

Drive from Lakeside to Yellowstone National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Lakeside in July, things will get a bit cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Evanston.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Geyser ©
Grand Geyser
Porcelain Basin ©
Porcelain Basin

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Evanston

Evanston ©
Evanston is a city in and the county seat of Uinta County, Wyoming, United States. On the 16th (Thu), examine the collection at Uinta County Museum, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Bear River State Park, and then contemplate the long history of Roundhouse and Railyards.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Evanston online tour planner.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Evanston in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Evanston at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Evanston

Nature Parks Museums
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Bear River State Park ©
Bear River State Park
Uinta County Museum ©
Uinta County Museum
Roundhouse and Railyards ©
Roundhouse and Railyards

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
On the 17th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Windows, stroll through Double Arch, thendon't miss a visit to Wolfe Ranch, and finally explore the striking landscape at Delicate Arch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Fiery Furnace, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Devils Garden Trailhead, thenexplore the striking landscape at Pine Tree Arch, and finally explore the striking landscape at Landscape Arch.

To plan Arches National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Evanston to Arches National Park in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In July, Arches National Park is a bit warmer than Evanston - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of The Narrows. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Zion National Park online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Arches National Park to Zion National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Arches National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Zion National Park, with lows of °F. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Zion's Main Canyon ©
Zion's Main Canyon

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): trek along Bright Angel Trail. Keep things going the next day: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and then examine the collection at Yavapai Geology Museum.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park attractions app.

Take a shuttle from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 10 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Zion National Park in July; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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hours
Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Joshua Tree National Park trip simple and quick.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Joshua Tree National Park in 6.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Joshua Tree National Park. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, you will find days in Joshua Tree National Park are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are warmer (°F). On the 23rd (Thu), you're off to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Glacier Point and Mariposa Grove. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, and make a trip to Olmsted Point.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip tool.

Traveling by combination of taxi and bus from Joshua Tree National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 16.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and train. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in July; daily highs in Yosemite National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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