8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Denver
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Denver
— Few hours
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train + foot + Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
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Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
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Santa Fe
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 30​min
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Dadeville
— Few hours
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Denver

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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 12th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver trip itinerary planning website .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Denver. In May, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Denver

#Nature, #Parks
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Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans

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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 13th (Mon), take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then admire the majestic nature at Goosenecks State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, stroll through Wildcat Trail, and then examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum..

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Monument Valley trip builder site .

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and car from Denver to Monument Valley takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Denver in May, expect nights in Monument Valley to be about the same, around 44°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Goosenecks State Park
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Goosenecks State Park ©
Goosenecks State Park
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail
Horseback Riding Tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): hike along South Kaibab Trail, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and then get great views at Hopi Point. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

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You can drive from Monument Valley to Grand Canyon National Park in 3.5 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Monument Valley in May; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 68°F and lows reach 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hopi Point ©
Hopi Point

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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.
On the 17th (Fri), hit the slopes at Ski Santa Fe and then admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, then explore the striking landscape of Pecos National Historical Park, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Santa Fe trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Santa Fe takes 7 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Santa Fe when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, with lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Dadeville.

Things to do in Santa Fe

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pecos National Historical Park
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Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
Pecos National Historical Park ©
Pecos National Historical Park
Ski Santa Fe ©
Ski Santa Fe

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Dadeville

Dadeville ©
Dadeville is a city in Tallapoosa County, Alabama, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Wind Creek State Park and then trek along Cherokee Ridge Alpine Trail.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Dadeville road trip planning site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Santa Fe to Dadeville. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Santa Fe to Dadeville. In May, Dadeville is a bit warmer than Santa Fe - with highs of 81°F and lows of 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dadeville

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Wind Creek State Park
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Cherokee Ridge Alpine Trail ©
Cherokee Ridge Alpine Trail
Wind Creek State Park ©
Wind Creek State Park

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