36 days in United States Itinerary

36 days in United States Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
2
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
3
Seattle
— 2 nights
4
San Francisco
— 5 nights
5
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
7
New York City
— 5 nights

6
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.
Attractions like Old Faithful and S Rim Trail make great kid-friendly stops. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Prismatic Spring and Bridge Bay Marina. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Lewis Falls, admire all the interesting features of Grand Loop Road, and trek along Mystic Falls Trail.

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

London, UK to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Yellowstone National Park is minus 7 hours. Traveling from London in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Yellowstone National Park, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

3
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Get in touch with nature at Grinnell Glacier and Highline Trail. Spend the 11th (Sun) exploring nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls, take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, stroll through Iceberg Lake Trail, and hike along Swiftcurrent Falls.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park trip planner.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Glacier National Park at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Highline Trail ©
Highline Trail
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 15th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then take a stroll through Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, and then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Glacier National Park to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Glacier National Park, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do your shopping at Union Square and Ferry Building Marketplace. Take a break from the city and head to Alcatraz Island and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through SoMa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Seattle in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

6
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.
Family-friendly places like Glacier Point and Tuolumne Meadows will thrill your kids. Take a break from the city and head to Vernal Fall and Tioga Pass. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, explore the striking landscape of Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA, trek along Four Mile Trail, and stroll through Nevada Falls Loop.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip maker.

You can fly from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are slightly colder (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Lembert Dome ©
Lembert Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

5
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.
Attractions like Grand Canyon South Rim and South Kaibab Trail make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of the city life by going to Bright Angel Trail and Nature & Wildlife Tours. There's much more to do: trek along Rim Trail, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, and don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in July since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

5
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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History will appeal to museum buffs. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like 9/11 Memorial and Times Square. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Chapel, learn about all things military at KGB Espionage Museum, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Chinese in America.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the New York City trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City in 13 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, expect much hotter with lows of °C in New York City. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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