41 days in United States Itinerary

41 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 21 nights
Fly + Bus:  10 h 15 min
2
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Fly + Drive:  9 h 45 min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Bus:  12 h 15 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  12 h 15 min
5
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
6
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
7
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: San Francisco

21
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 Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and Ferry Building Marketplace. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards (in St. Helena), Patrick Amiot (in Sebastopol) and Mumm Napa (in Rutherford). There's much more to do: make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, walk around Golden Gate Park, and shop like a local with Union Street.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary tool.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, Patrick Amiot, Riverfront Promenade, Lisa Kristine Gallery Sonoma
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 17:
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Ferry Plaza Farmers Market ©
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Ghirardelli Square ©
Ghirardelli Square

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 18th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, shop like a local with Walden Galleria Mall, and then get some fabulous bargains at Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls, USA. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium of Niagara and then Head underground at Cave of the Winds.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Niagara Falls holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Niagara Falls in 10.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco to Niagara Falls, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect Niagara Falls to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Shopping Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Walden Galleria Mall, Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 19:
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Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls, USA ©
Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls, USA
Walden Galleria Mall ©
Walden Galleria Mall
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds

2
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.
Go for a jaunt from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park to see Grand Teton about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, look for gifts at Fishing Bridge General Store, explore the striking landscape of Lake Butte Overlook, and take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and car from Niagara Falls to Yellowstone National Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Niagara Falls to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from Niagara Falls in July, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, around 4°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 22:
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Fishing Bridge General Store ©
Fishing Bridge General Store
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Canyon Village Marketplace, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, head outdoors with Bar 10 Ranch Activities, and trek along South Kaibab Trail.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park tour itinerary maker website.

Do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of car, shuttle, flight, and bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 34°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 27:
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Canyon Village Marketplace ©
Canyon Village Marketplace
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

2
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester). The adventure continues: buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and walk around Boston Common.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Boston trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Boston in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July since evenings lows in Boston dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Marginal Way Walkway, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 31st (Fri), appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Spanish Village Art Center, and then shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Diego online travel route planner.

Getting from Boston to San Diego by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to San Diego is minus 3 hours. While traveling from Boston, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 23°C. On the 2nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Diego

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 2:
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USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter
Spanish Village Art Center ©
Spanish Village Art Center

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 3rd (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, appreciate the extensive heritage of Royal Street, then look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, walk around New Orleans City Park, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans road trip site.

Getting from San Diego to New Orleans by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Diego to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from San Diego in August, with lows around 32°C. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
Faulkner House Books ©
Faulkner House Books
Royal Street ©
Royal Street

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