6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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6 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Hartford
Fly:  6​h
1
Denver
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  4​h
2
Devils Tower
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Badlands National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
4
Custer City
— Few hours
Drive:  6​h 30​min
End: Hartford

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Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens and then glide through natural beauty at Cherry Creek State Park.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Denver attractions planning tool .

Hartford to Denver is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Hartford to Denver is minus 2 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Hartford in July since evenings lows in Denver dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Devils Tower.

Things to do in Denver

#Parks, #Nature, #Winter Sports

Side Trip

Cherry Creek State Park
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Cherry Creek State Park ©
Cherry Creek State Park

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Devils Tower

Devils Tower ©
On the 30th (Mon), look for gifts at Devils Tower Trading Post, pause for some photo ops at Wind Circles, make a trip to Tower Trail, then admire all the interesting features of Devils Tower National Monument, and finally examine the collection at Hulett Museum.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Devils Tower vacation planner .

Do a combination of flight and car from Denver to Devils Tower in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Devils Tower can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Badlands National Park.

Things to do in Devils Tower

#Nature, #Parks, #Museums

Side Trip

Hulett Museum
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Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument
Hulett Museum ©
Hulett Museum
Devils Tower Trading Post ©
Devils Tower Trading Post

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nights
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.
Get outdoors at Door Trail and Roberts Prairie Dog Town. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Notch Trail and Big Badlands Overlook. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Badlands National Park: Windcross Conservancy (in Buffalo Gap) and Wind Cave National Park (in Wind Cave National Park). Spend the 2nd (Thu) exploring nature at Badlands National Park. The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of Minuteman Missile National Historic Site and explore the striking landscape at Burns Basin Overlook.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Badlands National Park itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Devils Tower to Badlands National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Devils Tower in July, you will find days in Badlands National Park are somewhat warmer (91°F), and nights are about the same (60°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Custer City.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Wind Cave National Park, Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, Windcross Conservancy, Badlands National Park
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Wind Cave National Park ©
Wind Cave National Park
Badlands National Park ©
Badlands National Park
Roberts Prairie Dog Town ©
Roberts Prairie Dog Town

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Custer City

Custer City ©
On the 3rd (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Kinzua Bridge State Park and then see the interesting displays at Penn Brad Oil Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Custer City trip itinerary builder website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Badlands National Park to Custer City. Traveling from Badlands National Park to Custer City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Badlands National Park in August: high temperatures in Custer City hover around 76°F and lows are around 53°F. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Custer City

#Nature, #Parks, #Museums

Side Trip

Kinzua Bridge State Park
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Penn Brad Oil Museum ©
Penn Brad Oil Museum
Kinzua Bridge State Park ©
Kinzua Bridge State Park

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