29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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Salt Lake City
— 1 day
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
3
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
7
Sedona
— 4 nights
8
Denver
— 3 nights

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day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple, and then explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Salt Lake City trip itinerary planner.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Salt Lake City is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dammam to Salt Lake City is minus 10 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Dammam in July, with highs in Salt Lake City at 41°C and lows at 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Muir Woods National Monument and Grace Cathedral. Alcatraz Island and Fort Point are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Presidio of San Francisco, contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, and shop like a local with City Lights Booksellers.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco vacation planning site.

You can fly from Salt Lake City to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to San Francisco. Traveling from Salt Lake City in July, you will find days in San Francisco are cooler (26°C), and nights are slightly colder (16°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

5
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.
Get outdoors at Glacier Point and Yosemite, Tunnel View. Step off the beaten path and head to Yosemite Falls and El Capitan. Spend the 30th (Tue) exploring nature at Bridalveil Fall. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, and cruise along Tioga Pass.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point

3
nights
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.
Visit Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Petersen Automotive Museum and Griffith Observatory. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Santa Monica Bay, learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, and see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles itinerary planner.

Traveling by bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 12 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 3:
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): shop like a local with The Strip, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and then examine the collection at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas. Keep things going the next day: try your luck at Wynn Las Vegas, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and then don't miss a visit to Stratosphere Tower.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas attractions tool.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of 45°C and lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

4
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like South Kaibab Trail and Desert View Watchtower. Visiting Grand Canyon South Rim and Mather Point will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: see the world from above with a helicopter tour, take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point, appreciate the history behind Powell Point, and trek along Rim Trail.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 31°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bearizona Wildlife Park and Walnut Canyon National Monument. Head to Exposures International Gallery of Fine Art and Bedrock Cityfor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sedona: Lowell Observatory (in Flagstaff) and Painted Desert (in Petrified Forest National Park). There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Slide Rock State Park, take in breathtaking views at Oak Creek Canyon, join in the after-dark buzz at Sedona Stargazing, and explore and take pictures at Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Sedona online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona takes 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August; daily highs in Sedona reach 37°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Flagstaff, Williams, Painted Desert
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

3
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Denver Museum of Nature & Science and River Rafting & Tubing. Visit Molly Brown House Museum and Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception for their historical value. The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Denver Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, see where the action happens at Coors Field, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Denver Zoo.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Denver online journey builder.

You can fly from Sedona to Denver in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sedona in August, Denver is a bit cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Molly Brown House Museum ©
Molly Brown House Museum
River Rafting & Tubing
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens

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