24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 1 night
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Merced
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
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Fresno
— 1 night
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 day
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Bakersfield
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Zion National Park
— 2 nights
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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
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Jackson Hole
— 4 nights
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Grand Teton National Park
— Few hours
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
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Dubois
— 1 night
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Rawlins
— 2 nights
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Estes Park
— 3 nights
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Denver
— 1 night

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Golden Gate Bridge, Natural Bridges State Beach, Shark Fin Cove, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco visit planner.

Kongsberg, Norway to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Kongsberg to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In September, San Francisco is somewhat warmer than Kongsberg - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Merced.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 4 — 5:
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Hiking Trail
Lands End
4.8

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Merced

Merced
Merced is a city in, and the county seat of, Merced County in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California. To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Merced online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Merced takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Merced: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 17°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Sun) before leaving for Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Merced

Parks · Museums · Nightlife · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 6:

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Mariposa Grove, Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, Tenaya Lake, and other attractions. On the 6th (Sun), explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, trek along Tuolumne Meadows, contemplate the waterfront views at Tenaya Lake, then make a trip to Olmsted Point, then explore the striking landscape at Cloud's Rest, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall. On your second day here, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, take some stellar pictures from Valley View, take in the views from Pohono Bridge, then explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park road trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Merced to Yosemite National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Merced in September, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Fresno.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 7:
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Must see
Tioga Pass
4.9
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Must see
Sentinel Dome
4.9

1
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Fresno

Fresno
The only metropolitan hub nestled between three national parks, Fresno makes a surprisingly lively getaway.
To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Fresno online attractions planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Fresno in 3 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Fresno: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 20°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Fresno

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 8:

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Giant Forest as well as Zumwalt Meadow Trail. On the 8th (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Grizzly Falls, hike along Zumwalt Meadow Trail, and then take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Fresno to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Expect slightly colder evenings in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park when traveling from Fresno in September, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 9:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Giant Forest
4.9
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Hiking Trail
Zumwalt Meadow Trail
4.8
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Waterfall
Grizzly Falls
4.8

1
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Bakersfield

Bakersfield
To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bakersfield online trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Bakersfield with the Route module. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Bakersfield. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 9:

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your list of things to see and do now includes UTV Adventure Tours, Gondola Rides at the Venetian, Fountains of Bellagio, and other attractions.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online trip builder.

Drive from Bakersfield to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. September in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C at night. You will leave for Zion National Park on the 11th (Fri).

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Tours · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 9 — 11:
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Shopping
The Strip
4.1
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Off-Road Tour
UTV Adventure Tours
4.9

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Zion's Main Canyon, Riverside Walk and Emerald Pools.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park trip maker app.

Getting from Las Vegas to Zion National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Zion National Park: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 10°C at night. On the 13th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 13:
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Hiking Trail
Riverside Walk
4.4

1
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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City

Crossroads of the West

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.
To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City trip builder.

Fly from Zion National Park to Salt Lake City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Zion National Park in September, Salt Lake City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 17°C. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 14:

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Swift Creek Outfitters & Teton Horseback Adventures as well as T.A. Moulton Barn. Step off the beaten path and head to West Thumb Geyser Basin and Jenny Lake Trail. Get in touch with nature at Menor's Ferry Historical Trail and String Lake. Venture out of the city with trips to 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive (in Grand Teton National Park) and Steamboat Geyser (in Yellowstone National Park). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Town Square and go for a walk through Cunningham Cabin.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Jackson Hole journey builder site.

Fly from Salt Lake City to Jackson Hole in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Salt Lake City, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Jackson Hole, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 3°C. On the 18th (Fri), you're off to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 14 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Jenny Lake Trail
4.8
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Hot Spring
Steamboat Geyser
4.2

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park

Mountains of the Imagination

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.
To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park online visit planner.

Getting from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 3°C. You will leave for Yellowstone National Park on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 19:

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Hayden Valley as well as Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. On the 18th (Fri), witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gibbon Falls, then explore the striking landscape at Artists’ Paintpots, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Brink of the Lower Falls Trail and then identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Grand Teton National Park - with highs of 18°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dubois.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Wildlife
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 19:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Hayden Valley
4.7

1
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Dubois

Dubois
Dubois is a town in Fremont County, Wyoming. To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Dubois trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Dubois takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, Dubois is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 4°C. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rawlins.

Things to do in Dubois

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 20:

2
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Rawlins

Rawlins ©
Rawlins is a city in Carbon County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): examine the collection at Carbon County Museum and then steep yourself in history at Wyoming Frontier Prison.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rawlins, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Dubois to Rawlins in 3.5 hours. When traveling from Dubois in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rawlins: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 7°C at night. You will leave for Estes Park on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Rawlins

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 22:
Highlights from your trip
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Historic Site
Wyoming Frontier Prison
4.6
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History Museum
Carbon County Museum
4.6

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Estes Park

Estes Park ©
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chasm Falls, Mills Lake, Farview Curve Overlook, and other attractions. Get outdoors at Trail Ridge Road and Sheep Lakes. Explore hidden gems such as Bear Lake and Emerald Lake Trail. Explore Estes Park's surroundings by going to Rocky Mountain National Park (Dream Lake & Old Fall River Road). Next up on the itinerary: hike along Twin Sisters Peaks Trail.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Estes Park road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Rawlins to Estes Park takes 4 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Rawlins in September, with highs in Estes Park at 32°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Trail Ridge Road
4.9
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Water Body
Bear Lake
4.7

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Denver

Denver

Mile-High City

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 find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Denver trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Estes Park to Denver takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Denver can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nightlife
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 26:

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