24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States itinerary planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Boston
— 2 nights
2
New York City
— 3 nights
3
Washington DC
— 3 nights
4
Chicago
— 1 night
5
Houston
— 1 night
6
Los Angeles
— 1 night
7
San Francisco
— 2 nights
8
Sacramento
— 1 night
9
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
10
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights

2
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Edward Gorey House, examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, and then engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston travel itinerary planner.

Bristol, UK to Boston is an approximately 11-hour combination of train and flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Bristol to Boston due to the time zone difference. July in Boston sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Sandwich, Edward Gorey House, Mount Auburn Cemetery
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

3
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: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a stroll through Times Square, and make a trip to Rockefeller Center.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the New York City online vacation planner.

Fly from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in New York City, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

3
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC visit planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. July in Washington DC sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

1
night
Chicago

Chicago
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain, thenwalk around Millennium Park, and finally explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago vacation planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Chicago in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Washington DC to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Washington DC in July, with highs in Chicago at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Park
Millennium Park
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

1
night
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Cockrell Butterfly Center, admire the natural beauty at Hermann Park's Japanese Garden, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and finally walk around Smither Park.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Houston trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Houston takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Chicago in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Houston: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston ©
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center
Smither Park ©
Smither Park

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, take in nature's colorful creations at Beverly Canon Gardens, don't miss a visit to Two Rodeo Drive, thenwalk around Will Rogers Memorial Park, and finally cruise along Mulholland Drive.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Houston to Los Angeles takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In July, Los Angeles is slightly colder than Houston - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Beverly Hills, Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Mulholland Drive ©
Mulholland Drive

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 13th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, thentake in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge. On your second day here, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, thenengage your brain at Exploratorium, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in July, with highs in San Francisco at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sacramento.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): hike along Stevens Trail, thenexamine the collection at California State Railroad Museum, thendo a tasting at The Undergound Tasting Room, and finally see the interesting displays at Old Sacramento Waterfront.

Make your Sacramento itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from San Francisco to Sacramento in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: highs in Sacramento hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sacramento

Museums Trails Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
The Undergound Tasting Room ©
The Undergound Tasting Room

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: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, get great views at Valley View, trek along Nevada Falls Loop, and make a trip to Yosemite Village.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sacramento in July, expect Yosemite National Park to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Mon) before leaving for Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

4
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 historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washburn, trek along Purple Mountain Trail, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park journey planning tool.

You can fly from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, shuttle, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

Similar Plans

26 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 27 days in United States BY A USER FROM QATAR February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 60 days in Australia, United States & Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 40 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 40 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM SWEDEN May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 32 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans