24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States journey planner

This plan was created by another inspirock user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Muscat
Fly:  19​h
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  12​h 15​min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Jackson Hole
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
9
Chicago
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
10
Niagara Falls
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 45​min
11
Orlando
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
12
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
13
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Muscat

1
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): stroll around Kerry Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Seattle trip itinerary planner.

Muscat, Oman to Seattle is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Muscat to Seattle is minus 12 hours. Traveling from Muscat in October, things will get colder in Seattle: highs are around 20°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 7th (Mon), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Legion of Honor, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and then take a stroll through Chinatown.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planning app .

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Seattle in October, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
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.
On the 9th (Wed), cruise along Tioga Pass, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park online travel route planner .

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for slightly colder days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): examine the collection at The Getty Center, appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, then learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and finally look and learn at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip maker website .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and then examine the collection at The Mob Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Stratosphere Tower, take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and then try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. October in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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.
On the 15th (Tue), hike along South Kaibab Trail, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): hike along Rim Trail.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park planning app .

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. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are colder with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, admire all the interesting features of Artist Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Keep things going the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Mammoth Hot Springs and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring.

You can plan Yellowstone National Park trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 12.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, flight, shuttle, and car. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 9°C and lows are around -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

1
night
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Town Square, admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Wildlife Art, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Jackson Hole trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, expect nights in Jackson Hole to be about the same, around -2°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Wildlife Museums
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve ©
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Town Square ©
Town Square

1
day
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 20th (Sun), get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, then ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain, then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Chicago day trip planning app .

You can fly from Jackson Hole to Chicago in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Jackson Hole to Chicago due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Jackson Hole in October, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Chicago: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

1
day
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 21st (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls journey planner .

Getting from Chicago to Niagara Falls by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Niagara Falls. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

1
night
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
On the 22nd (Tue), get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

Before you visit Orlando, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Niagara Falls in October, expect Orlando to be much hotter, temps between 34°C and 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then admire the landmark architecture of Washington National Cathedral. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip planning website .

Getting from Orlando to Washington DC by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October, Washington DC is slightly colder than Orlando - with highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Arlington
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

2
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.
On the 26th (Sat), appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, then see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and then explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, and then take a stroll through Times Square.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the New York City vacation app .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in New York City are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©

Similar Plans

26 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 27 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, teens, relaxing, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, teens, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 26 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM TUNISIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM KUWAIT August, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 28 days in United States & Niagara Falls BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 23 days in United States BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 27 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 36 days in United States & Canada BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans