10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Kansas City
— 1 day
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Breckenridge
— 1 night
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Arches National Park
— 1 day
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Flagstaff
— 1 night
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Sedona
— 1 night

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Kansas City

Kansas City ©

City of Fountains

The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): have fun and explore at Kaleidoscope, then explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, then get engrossed in the history at National WWI Museum and Memorial, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kansas City trip itinerary builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Kansas City. In July in Kansas City, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 72°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums · Fun & Games · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Room Escape Games
Kaleidoscope ©
Kaleidoscope

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 19th (Fri), get your game on at Battlefield Colorado, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and then walk around Garden of the Gods.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Colorado Springs attractions site.

Traveling by flight from Kansas City to Colorado Springs takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Kansas City in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 58°F in Colorado Springs. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

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Breckenridge

Colorado's Kingdom

Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House, then go for a walk through Vail Pass Path, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally make a trip to Main Street.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Breckenridge visit planner.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Breckenridge by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Colorado Springs in July, plan for cooler days and little chillier nights in Breckenridge: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 49°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Vail Pass Path ©
Vail Pass Path

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©

A Red Rock Wonderland

Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
On the 21st (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Double Arch, explore the striking landscape at Delicate Arch, and then hike along Fiery Furnace.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Arches National Park online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Breckenridge to Arches National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Breckenridge in July, you will find days in Arches National Park are warmer (97°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (67°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): get great views at Inspiration Point, then hike along Navajo Loop Trail, and then trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

Plan a Bryce Canyon National Park trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can drive from Arches National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Arches National Park in July, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 81°F and 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 23rd (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in July, expect Zion National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between 94°F and 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature · Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, then stroll through South Kaibab Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Getting from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park by shuttle takes about 10 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, things will get slightly colder in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 84°F and lows about 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©

City of Seven Wonders

Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at West of the Moon Gallery, then enjoy some diversion at Flagstaff Extreme, then explore the stunning scenery at Walnut Canyon National Monument, and finally see the sky in a new way at Lowell Observatory.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Flagstaff day trip planning website.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Flagstaff by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in July, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Nature · Museums · Fun & Games · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Lowell Observatory ©
Lowell Observatory
West of the Moon Gallery ©
West of the Moon Gallery

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Sedona

Sedona ©

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Sedona online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Flagstaff to Sedona in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Flagstaff in July; daily highs in Sedona reach 92°F and lows reach 69°F. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

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