8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sacramento
— 1 day
2
Portland
— 2 nights
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
4
Keystone
— 1 night
5
Seattle
— 1 night

1
day
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 6th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at California State Capitol Museum, examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum, and then ponder the world of politics at Capitol Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sacramento journey builder app.

San Francisco to Sacramento is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Francisco in June, you will find days in Sacramento are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Sacramento

Parks Museums
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California State Capitol Museum ©
California State Capitol Museum
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
Capitol Park ©
Capitol Park

2
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
On the 7th (Sun), stop by Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, thenmake a trip to Pittock Mansion, and finally trek along Forest Park. On the next day, make a trip to Pioneer Courthouse Square, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Portland trip planning tool.

You can fly from Sacramento to Portland in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sacramento in June: highs in Portland hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Trails
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

3
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 trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, hike along Observation Point Trail, and make a trip to Artist Point.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Portland to Yellowstone National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Portland in June, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

1
night
Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
On the 12th (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, thenhike along Presidential Trail, and then cruise along Iron Mountain Road.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Keystone vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Keystone takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June: high temperatures in Keystone hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Keystone

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Iron Mountain Road
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Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Presidential Trail ©
Presidential Trail

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night
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 13th (Sat), meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, thenadmire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Seattle day trip tool.

Fly from Keystone to Seattle in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Keystone to Seattle. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Keystone in June since evenings lows in Seattle dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Zoos & Aquariums
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Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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