7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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7 days in United States Itinerary

Newark
Fly:  6​h 45​min
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Newark

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Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi and then steep yourself in history at Loretto Chapel.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip itinerary maker site .

Newark to Santa Fe is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Santa Fe is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Newark in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Santa Fe, with lows of 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Santa Fe

#Historic Sites
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Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel

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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.
On the 22nd (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Lipan Point, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planner.

You can drive from Santa Fe to Grand Canyon National Park in 7 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Santa Fe in May: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 69°F and lows are around 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

few
hours
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. For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Monument Valley vacation maker app .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Monument Valley, with lows around 44°F. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Denver.

Things to do in Monument Valley

#Nature, #Parks
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Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©

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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 25th (Fri): explore and take pictures at Coors Field and then take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Denver trip planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Monument Valley to Denver in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Monument Valley in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Denver: temperatures range from 67°F by day to 43°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

#Parks
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Coors Field ©
Coors Field

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