25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Austin
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Austin
— 3 nights
Drive:  14 h
2
Albuquerque
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  8 h 30 min
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Salt Lake City
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
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Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
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West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Gardiner
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
10
Helena
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
11
Lovell
— 1 night
Drive:  21 h 45 min
End: Austin

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Austin

Austin
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Austin trip itinerary app.

If you are flying in from Hungary, the closest major aiports are Austin Bergstrom International Airport and San Antonio International Airport. In July in Austin, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 8th (Wed), you're off to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Nightlife Outdoors
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Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Felipe de Neri Church and then wander the streets of Albuquerque Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Petroglyph National Monument and then examine the collection at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Albuquerque trip planner.

Fly from Austin to Albuquerque in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Austin in July: high temperatures in Albuquerque hover around 38°C and lows are around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
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Albuquerque Old Town ©
Albuquerque Old Town
Petroglyph National Monument ©
Petroglyph National Monument
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center ©
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
On the 11th (Sat), explore the activities along Little Medano Creek.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Albuquerque to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Albuquerque in July; daily highs in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve reach 33°C and lows reach 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Nature Parks
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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 12th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Aspen and Evergreen Gallery, explore and take pictures at Trail Ridge Road, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake. On the next day, view the masterpieces at Images of Rocky Mountain National Park and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

To find maps and more tourist information, read Rocky Mountain National Park trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve to Rocky Mountain National Park. Traveling from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve in July, expect Rocky Mountain National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 38°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Outdoors Tours Nature

Side Trip

Estes Park
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Horseback Riding Tours
Images of Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Images of Rocky Mountain National Park

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square, take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon, ponder the world of politics at Utah State Capitol, and take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Rocky Mountain National Park to Salt Lake City takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 24°C in Salt Lake City. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Natural History Museum of Utah ©
Natural History Museum of Utah

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Teton. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, get great views at Snake River Overlook, and hike along Jenny Lake Trail.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park travel route builder app.

Fly from Salt Lake City to Grand Teton National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Salt Lake City in July: highs in Grand Teton National Park hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Signal Mountain Summit Road ©
Signal Mountain Summit Road
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Porcelain Basin, Undine Falls, Natural Bridge Trail, and other attractions. On the 20th (Mon), admire the sheer force of Undine Falls, explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, thentake in the natural beauty of Porcelain Basin, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Cistern Spring, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Mammoth Hot Springs and then take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip builder website.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in July; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 26°C and lows reach 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yellowstone Vacation Tours. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, take a memorable tour with Yellowstone Vacation Tours, and then look for gifts at Eagle's Store. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have some family-friendly fun at Madison Avenue Old Time Photos and then contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone River.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the West Yellowstone trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in West Yellowstone sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Gardiner.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife Parks Tours
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Yellowstone Vacation Tours ©
Yellowstone Vacation Tours
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Yellowstone River ©
Yellowstone River

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Gardiner

Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): trot along with a tour on horseback and then explore by horseback at Wilderness Connection. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from Tours.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Gardiner online trip maker.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Gardiner in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Gardiner sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Helena.

Things to do in Gardiner

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Horseback Riding Tours
River Rafting & Tubing

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Helena

Helena ©
Helena is the capital city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Helena and then trek along Mount Helena. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gates of the Mountains.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Helena trip planner.

Getting from Gardiner to Helena by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Gardiner in July, with highs in Helena at 37°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lovell.

Things to do in Helena

Nature Parks Trails
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Gates of the Mountains ©
Gates of the Mountains
Cathedral of St. Helena ©
Cathedral of St. Helena
Mount Helena ©
Mount Helena

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Lovell

Lovell ©
Lovell is the largest town in Big Horn County, Wyoming, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area.

To see where to stay and tourist information, read our Lovell trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Helena to Lovell in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. July in Lovell sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lovell

Nature Parks
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Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area