8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Fort Worth
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Dodge City
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 30​min
Wall
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
Rapid City
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
Cheyenne
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
Denver
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Amarillo
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
End: Fort Worth

1
night
Dodge City

Dodge City
Dodge City is the county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States, named after nearby Fort Dodge. For reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Dodge City trip builder .

Fort Worth to Dodge City is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Fort Worth in September: high temperatures in Dodge City hover around 86°F and lows are around 59°F. You will leave for Wall on the 2nd (Sun).

Things to do in Dodge City

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites

2
nights
Wall

Wall ©
Wall is a town in Pennington County, South Dakota, United States. Badlands National Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): shop like a local with Wall Drug.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Wall trip itinerary builder website .

Explore your travel options from Dodge City to Wall with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Dodge City in September, things will get little chillier in Wall: highs are around 81°F and lows about 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rapid City.

Things to do in Wall

#Nature, #Parks, #Shopping

Side Trip

Badlands National Park
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Badlands National Park ©
Badlands National Park
Wall Drug ©
Wall Drug
Delta-09 Missile Silo ©
Delta-09 Missile Silo

2
nights
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Crazy Horse Memorial, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Bear Country USA, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Reptile Gardens, look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Country USA, then explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial, and finally appreciate the history behind Crazy Horse Memorial. On the next day, see the interesting displays at The Journey Museum & Learning Center, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Geology, and then learn more about the world around you at The Museum @ Black Hills Institute.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rapid City travel tool .

Getting from Wall to Rapid City by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. When traveling from Wall in September, plan for little chillier days in Rapid City, with highs around 75°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Rapid City

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Crazy Horse Memorial, The Museum @ Black Hills Institute
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Museum of Geology ©
Museum of Geology
The Journey Museum & Learning Center ©

few
hours
Cheyenne

Cheyenne ©
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Cowgirls of the West Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Nelson Museum of the West, and then steep yourself in history at Historic Governors' Mansion.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Cheyenne trip itinerary tool .

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Rapid City to Cheyenne in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Rapid City in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Cheyenne, with lows around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Denver.

Things to do in Cheyenne

#Museums, #Historic Sites
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Nelson Museum of the West ©
Nelson Museum of the West
Historic Governors' Mansion ©
Historic Governors' Mansion
Cowgirls of the West Museum ©
Cowgirls of the West Museum

1
night
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.
For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Denver sightseeing site .

Traveling by car from Cheyenne to Denver takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 52°F. On the 7th (Fri), you'll travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Denver

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

1
night
Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
For reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Amarillo trip maker .

Fly from Denver to Amarillo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Amarillo. Traveling from Denver in September, Amarillo is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 60°F. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Amarillo

#Shopping
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Cavender's Boot City ©
Cavender's Boot City

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