10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Palm Desert
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
2
Casa Blanca
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Sedona
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

1
night
Palm Desert

Palm Desert ©
Palm Desert is a city in Riverside County, California, United States, in the Coachella Valley, approximately 14 miles (23 km) east of Palm Springs and 122 miles (196 km) east of Los Angeles. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Sunnylands Center & Gardens and then make a splash at Palm Desert Aquatic Center. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Discovery Museum, shop like a local with CODA Gallery, and then explore the fascinating landscape at Cottonwood Spring Oasis.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Palm Desert trip planning tool .

Los Angeles to Palm Desert is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in March, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Palm Desert: temperatures range from 84°F by day to 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Casa Blanca.

Things to do in Palm Desert

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Rancho Mirage, Cottonwood Spring Oasis
Highlights from your plan
Children's Discovery Museum ©
Children's Discovery Museum
Palm Desert Aquatic Center ©
Palm Desert Aquatic Center
Sunnylands Center & Gardens ©
Sunnylands Center & Gardens

1
day
Casa Blanca

Casa Blanca
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): try your luck at Dancing Eagle Casino and then admire the architecture and history at Laguna Pueblo Mission.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Casa Blanca sightseeing planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Palm Desert to Casa Blanca. The time zone difference when traveling from Palm Desert to Casa Blanca is 1 hour. Traveling from Palm Desert in March, things will get much colder in Casa Blanca: highs are around 62°F and lows about 23°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Casa Blanca

Casinos Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trip

Laguna Pueblo Mission

3
nights
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 1st (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, stroll through Rim Trail, get great views at Mather Point, and hike along South Kaibab Trail.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Grand Canyon National Park trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Casa Blanca to Grand Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Casa Blanca in March, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 57°F by day to 23°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Bearizona Wildlife Park and Slide Rock State Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Lowell Observatory (in Flagstaff) and Out of Africa Wildlife Park (in Camp Verde). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, view the masterpieces at Honshin Fine Art, and stop by Trailhead Tea.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Sedona fast, fun, and easy.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Out of Africa Wildlife Park, Bearizona Wildlife Park, Lowell Observatory
Highlights from your plan
Bearizona Wildlife Park ©
Bearizona Wildlife Park
Out of Africa Wildlife Park ©
Out of Africa Wildlife Park
Lowell Observatory ©
Lowell Observatory

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