10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Durango
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Hurricane
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Price
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 15​min
5
Steamboat Springs
— 1 day
bus + Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Estes Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Denver
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Birmingham

1
night
Durango

Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Durango Fish Hatchery and Wildlife Museum.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Durango driving holiday planning app .

Birmingham to Durango is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Birmingham in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be cooler in Durango, with lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Durango

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Horseback Riding Tours
Scenic Aperture Gallery ©
Scenic Aperture Gallery

1
night
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 17th (Mon), explore and take pictures at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, then look for gifts at Monument Valley Navajo Market, then see the interesting displays at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., and finally make a trip to Forrest Gump Point.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Monument Valley sightseeing planning website .

Traveling by car from Durango to Monument Valley takes 4 hours. Traveling from Durango in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Monument Valley, with lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Hurricane.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Forrest Gump Point
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Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Forrest Gump Point ©
Forrest Gump Point
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. ©
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum.

1
night
Hurricane

Hurricane ©
Hurricane is a city in Washington County, Utah and is a part of the St. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): immerse yourself in nature at Quail Creek State Park, then have fun at Zion Shooting Experience, and then immerse yourself in nature at Sand Hollow State Park.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Hurricane trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Hurricane takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in June, things will get a bit warmer in Hurricane: highs are around 99°F and lows about 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Price.

Things to do in Hurricane

Nature Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Zion Shooting Experience
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Sand Hollow State Park ©
Sand Hollow State Park
Quail Creek State Park ©
Quail Creek State Park
Zion Shooting Experience ©
Zion Shooting Experience

1
day
Price

Price ©
Price is a city in Carbon County, Utah, United States. On the 19th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Cleveland - Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry, then take an in-depth tour of Western Mining & Railroad Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Utah State University Eastern Prehistoric Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Price journey planning website .

Traveling by car from Hurricane to Price takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Hurricane in June, with highs in Price at 88°F and lows at 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Price

Museums

Side Trip

Western Mining & Railroad Museum
Highlights from your plan

1
day
Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©
An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then test your team's savvy at The Crooked Key, and then fly down the slopes at Yampa River Botanic Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Steamboat Springs trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Price to Steamboat Springs in 5 hours. Traveling from Price in June, things will get a bit cooler in Steamboat Springs: highs are around 78°F and lows about 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Estes Park.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Yampa River Botanic Park ©
Yampa River Botanic Park
The Crooked Key ©
The Crooked Key
Spas

2
nights
Estes Park

Estes Park ©
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
On the 21st (Fri), look for gifts at Kirks Flyshop & Mountain Adventures, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Emerald Lake Trail, and then cruise along Trail Ridge Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, take in the pleasant sights at Riverwalk in Downtown Estes Park, then view the masterpieces at Images of Rocky Mountain National Park, and finally stroll around Estes Park Visitor Center.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Estes Park road trip tool .

Getting from Steamboat Springs to Estes Park by combination of bus and car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Steamboat Springs in June, things will get a bit warmer in Estes Park: highs are around 87°F and lows about 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail
Estes Park Visitor Center ©
Estes Park Visitor Center

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): explore the galleries of Denver Botanic Gardens, then admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, and then get interesting insight from Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, ponder the world of politics at Colorado State Capitol, and then explore and take pictures at Coors Field.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Denver trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Estes Park to Denver in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Denver can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Adventure Outdoors

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Coors Field ©
Coors Field
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens

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