60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Detroit
Fly:  8 h
1
Badlands National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Sheridan
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Cody
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Bozeman
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Missoula
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
7
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Taxi:  7 h 45 min
8
Crater Lake National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 15 min
9
Astoria
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
10
Seattle
— 3 nights
Shuttle:  1 h 45 min
11
Mount Rainier National Park
— 7 nights
Drive:  7 h 30 min
12
Redwood National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6 h 30 min
13
Santa Barbara
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
14
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
15
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
16
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  7 h
17
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
18
Boulder City
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
19
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
20
Monument Valley
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
21
Teec Nos Pos
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Detroit

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Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park ©
Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bigfoot Pass Overlook, take in the dramatic natural features at White River Valley Overlook, hike along Saddle Pass Trail, thenexplore the striking landscape at Panorama Point Overlook, and finally trek along Castle Trail. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Burns Basin Overlook, explore the striking landscape at Homestead Overlook, thenexplore the striking landscape of Conata Basin Overlook, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Yellow Mounds Overlook, and finally make a trip to Pinnacles Overlook.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Badlands National Park online visit planner.

Detroit to Badlands National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Detroit to Badlands National Park is minus 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Detroit in May since evenings lows in Badlands National Park dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Sheridan.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Find places to stay May 29 — 31:
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Bigfoot Pass Overlook ©
Bigfoot Pass Overlook
Yellow Mounds Overlook ©
Yellow Mounds Overlook
Panorama Point Overlook
Panorama Point Overlook

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Sheridan

Sheridan ©
Sheridan is a city in Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States. You've now added Bighorn National Forest to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like The Historic Occidental Hotel Museum and Museum at the Bighorns. Let the collections at King's Saddlery and Museum and Gallery on Main capture your imagination. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Bighorn Mountains, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bighorn Mountains, pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Name Catholic Church, and make a trip to The Historic Sheridan Inn.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Sheridan vacation planner.

Getting from Badlands National Park to Sheridan by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In May in Sheridan, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Cody.

Things to do in Sheridan

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bighorn Mountains, Gallery on Main, The Historic Occidental Hotel Museum, Bighorn Mountains
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 3:
Highlights from your plan
Bighorn National Forest ©
Bighorn National Forest
The Historic Occidental Hotel Museum ©
The Historic Occidental Hotel Museum
Gallery on Main ©
Gallery on Main

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Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
Escape the urban bustle at Historic Cody Mural and Museum and Paul Stock Nature Trail. Buffalo Bill Center of the West and Cody Dug Up Gun Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Old West Miniature Village and Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Draper Natural History Museum, admire the masterpieces at Whitney Western Art Museum, and examine the collection at Tecumseh's Old West Miniature Village and Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Cody attractions planner.

You can drive from Sheridan to Cody in 3 hours. June in Cody sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 6:
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Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Draper Natural History Museum ©
Draper Natural History Museum
Cody Firearms Museum ©
Cody Firearms Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, thentake in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Mystic Falls Trail, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Black Sand Basin, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Lone Star Geyser.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park in 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cody in June; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 66°F and lows reach 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Mystic Falls Trail ©
Mystic Falls Trail
Lone Star Geyser ©
Lone Star Geyser

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Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get into the urban bustle at Bozeman Public Library, appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Bozeman, get outside with Bozeman Angler, thenlook for gifts at The Last Wind-Up, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bozeman Spirits Distillery. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Emerson Cultural Center, take an in-depth tour of Gallatin History Museum, thensee what you can catch with a fishing tour, and finally engage your brain at Montana Science Center.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bozeman online journey maker.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Bozeman in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, expect Bozeman to be somewhat warmer, temps between 77°F and 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Missoula.

Things to do in Bozeman

Outdoors Museums Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Bozeman Angler ©
Bozeman Angler
Downtown Bozeman ©
Downtown Bozeman
Gallatin History Museum ©
Gallatin History Museum

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Missoula

Missoula ©
Missoula is a city in the U.S. On the 11th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center, examine the collection at Museum of Mountain Flying, thenhike along Mount Jumbo North Peak Trail, thenget a new perspective on nature at Missoula Insectarium, and finally walk around Jacob Island Dog Park. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hunt for treasures at Downtown ToNite, examine the collection at Children's Museum Missoula, thenlearn more about the world around you at Montana Natural History Center, thenexplore the landscape on two wheels at Silver Park, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at McCormick Park.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Missoula online route builder.

You can drive from Bozeman to Missoula in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. June in Missoula sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Missoula

Museums Parks Trails
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center ©
Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center
Missoula Insectarium ©
Missoula Insectarium
Museum of Mountain Flying ©
Museum of Mountain Flying

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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.
On the 13th (Sat), get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Cracker Lake Hike, thenstroll through Grinnell Glacier, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Apikuni Falls and then explore the activities along Bullhead Lake.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Glacier National Park day trip planner.

Getting from Missoula to Glacier National Park by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car. In June, daily temperatures in Glacier National Park can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Cracker Lake Hike ©
Cracker Lake Hike
McDonald Creek ©
McDonald Creek

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): trek along Sun Notch Trail, thencontemplate the geological forces at Mount Scott, and then hike along Castle Crest Wildflower Trail. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Fort Klamath Museum, thentrek along Pinnacles Trail, and then hike along Annie Creek Canyon.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Crater Lake National Park itinerary tool.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi from Glacier National Park to Crater Lake National Park in 12 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Glacier National Park to Crater Lake National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Glacier National Park in June: high temperatures in Crater Lake National Park hover around 86°F and lows are around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Fort Klamath Museum
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Sun Notch Trail ©
Sun Notch Trail
Fort Klamath Museum ©
Fort Klamath Museum
Mount Scott ©
Mount Scott

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Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Garden of Surging Waves, enjoy the sea views from Lightship Columbia, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Maritime Museum, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Young River Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Heritage Museum, thenpause for some photo ops at Astoria Column, and then do a tasting at Shallon Winery.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Astoria sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Crater Lake National Park to Astoria in 7.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Crater Lake National Park in June, expect nights in Astoria to be about the same, around 52°F, while days are much colder, around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Museums Nature
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Columbia River Maritime Museum ©
Columbia River Maritime Museum
Astoria Column ©
Astoria Column
Heritage Museum ©
Heritage Museum

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Space Needle. Do some cultural sightseeing at LeMay - America's Car Museum and Bruce Lee Grave Site. Discover out-of-the-way places like Seattle Public Library and Kerry Park. Get out of town with these interesting Seattle side-trips: Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge (in Olympia) and Museum of Glass (in Tacoma). Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and identify plant and animal life at Washington Park Arboretum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Seattle journey maker website.

Getting from Astoria to Seattle by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, taxi, and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Astoria in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Seattle, with highs around 74°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can take a shuttle to Mount Rainier National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Tacoma, Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
LeMay - America's Car Museum ©
LeMay - America's Car Museum
Museum of Glass ©
Museum of Glass

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Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park ©
The star attraction of Mt.
Step off the beaten path and head to Mount Rainier and Longmire Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Myrtle Falls and Narada Falls. Change things up with these side-trips from Mount Rainier National Park: Packwood (High Rock Trail & Packwood Lake Trail). There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Reflection Lakes, trek along Wonderland Trail, stroll through Snow Lake Trail, and contemplate the waterfront views at Nisqually River.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Mount Rainier National Park trip builder app.

You can take a shuttle from Seattle to Mount Rainier National Park in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Mount Rainier National Park when traveling from Seattle in June, with lows around 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Packwood
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rainier ©
Mount Rainier
Skyline Trail ©
Skyline Trail
Longmire Museum ©
Longmire Museum

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): delve into the lush surroundings at Tall Trees Grove and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Redwood National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along California Coastal Trail and then enjoy the sand and surf at Enderts Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Redwood National Park trip itinerary app.

Explore your travel options from Mount Rainier National Park to Redwood National Park with the Route module. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Mount Rainier National Park in June: highs in Redwood National Park hover around 63°F, while lows dip to 49°F. On the 1st (Wed), you'll travel to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 1:
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
California Coastal Trail ©
California Coastal Trail
Enderts Beach ©
Enderts Beach

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Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
On the 2nd (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of The Historic La Arcada Courtyard, thenexamine the collection at Reagan Ranch Center, thenidentify plant and animal life at Douglas Family Preserve, and finally stroll around Arroyo Burro County Beach Park. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Casa del Herrero, thenhike along Cabrillo Bike Path, thenexplore the engaging exhibits at Santa Barbara Maritime Museum, and finally do a tasting at Margerum Wine Company Tasting Room.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara trip itinerary planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Redwood National Park to Santa Barbara. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Redwood National Park in July; daily highs in Santa Barbara reach 75°F and lows reach 60°F. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Museums Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Reagan Ranch Center ©
Reagan Ranch Center
Casa del Herrero ©
Casa del Herrero
The Historic La Arcada Courtyard ©
The Historic La Arcada Courtyard

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Take a break from the city and head to Lands End and Fishing Charters & Tours. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Walt Disney Family Museum, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, admire the masterpieces at Asian Art Museum, and visit a coastal fixture at Fort Point.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco tour itinerary maker.

You can fly from Santa Barbara to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Walt Disney Family Museum ©
Walt Disney Family Museum

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Broad and Hollywood Bowl Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Hollywood, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 83°F and lows of 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Norton Simon Museum, Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Jul 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Hollywood Bowl Museum ©
Hollywood Bowl Museum
The Broad ©
The Broad
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Moro Rock, thencontemplate the long history of General Sherman Tree, and then stroll through Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Zumwalt Meadow Trail, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Roaring River Falls, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Grizzly Falls, and finally Head underground at Boyden Cavern.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, with highs around 98°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Zumwalt Meadow Trail ©
Zumwalt Meadow Trail
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park ©
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Goldwell Open Air Museum and The Ranch at Furnace Creek. Get outdoors at Badwater Basin and Salt Creek Interpretive Trail. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at The Devil's Speedway, take in breathtaking views at Twenty Mule Team Canyon, Head underground at Titus Canyon, and steep yourself in history at Harmony Borax Works.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park takes 7 hours. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Death Valley National Park, with lows of 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Boulder City.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Goldwell Open Air Museum
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Titus Canyon ©
Titus Canyon
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works

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Boulder City

Boulder City ©
A desert town with an interesting history, Boulder City was created by the United States government in 1931 to provide housing for workers building the Hoover Dam, a famous Depression-era project.
Hoover Dam has been added to your itinerary. On the 16th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Colorado River, see human ingenuity at work at Hoover Dam, thenpause for some photo ops at Winged Figures of the Republic Statues, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): go for a walk through Chloride, Arizona, get engrossed in the history at Historic Route 66 Museum, and then explore the world behind art at Mohave Museum of History and Arts.

To plan Boulder City vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Boulder City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 103°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Boulder City

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Kingman, Nevada, Chloride, Arizona
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Historic Route 66 Museum ©
Historic Route 66 Museum
Mohave Museum of History and Arts ©
Mohave Museum of History and Arts
Chloride, Arizona ©
Chloride, Arizona

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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.
Kolb Studio and Grand Canyon Railway Depot are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to South Kaibab Trail and Yavapai Point. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum, cruise along Point Imperial Drive, and make a trip to Pipe Creek Vista.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Boulder City to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Boulder City to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Boulder City in July, plan for little chillier days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 84°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. On the 22nd (Wed), see the interesting displays at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., examine the collection at Navajo Cultural Center, and then explore the ancient world of Navajo National Monument. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then walk around Sandstone Tours.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Monument Valley trip itinerary planning site.

Fly from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, things will get a bit warmer in Monument Valley: highs are around 90°F and lows about 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Teec Nos Pos.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Muley Point Overlook, Navajo National Monument, Navajo Cultural Center
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Navajo National Monument ©
Navajo National Monument
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. ©
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum.

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Teec Nos Pos

Teec Nos Pos ©
You've now added Four Corners Monument to your itinerary. Visiting Mesa Verde National Park and San Juan River will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Long House and Step House.

Plan my day in Teec Nos Pos using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Teec Nos Pos takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. You'll set off for home on the 27th (Mon).

Things to do in Teec Nos Pos

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mesa Verde National Park, San Juan River
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Long House ©
Long House
Mesa Verde National Park ©
Mesa Verde National Park
Step House ©
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