7 days in Western US Itinerary

7 days in Western US Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 day
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
3
San Francisco
— 1 night

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 30th (Sun), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grand Teton.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park travel planner.

Los Angeles to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Teton National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, you will find days in Grand Teton National Park are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are much colder (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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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 Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Upper Geyser Basin make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, contemplate the waterfront views at Shoshone Lake, and get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge.

Discover how to plan a San Francisco trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, you will find days in San Francisco are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are much hotter (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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