11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Denver
— 2 nights
2
Topeka
— 1 night
3
Kansas City
— 3 nights
4
Salt Lake City
— 3 nights

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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.
On the 27th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Dinosaur Ridge, examine the collection at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art, then examine the collection at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity United Methodist Church.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Denver trip maker.

San Francisco to Denver is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Denver due to the time zone difference. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Denver, ranging from highs of 87°F to lows of 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Topeka.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Golden, Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, Dinosaur Ridge
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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception ©
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center ©
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum ©
Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum

1
night
Topeka

Topeka ©
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): see the interesting displays at OZ Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of History, and then examine the collection at Evel Knievel Museum. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Combat Air Museum, then browse the exhibits of Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum, then see the interesting displays at Booth Family Hall of Athletics, and finally shop like a local with Phoenix Gallery.

Make your Topeka itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Denver to Topeka takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Denver to Topeka, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Denver in July, Topeka is a bit warmer at night with lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to drive to Kansas City.

Things to do in Topeka

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lawrence, OZ Museum, Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum
Highlights from your plan
OZ Museum ©
OZ Museum
Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Museum of History ©
Museum of History

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nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
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.
Get some cultural insight at Harry S Truman National Historic Site and Pony Express Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Patee House Museum and The Money Museum. Step out of Kansas City with an excursion to Remington Nature Center in Saint Joseph--about 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: get curious at Science City, look and learn at The Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium at Union Station, examine the collection at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, and steep yourself in history at Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kansas City itinerary planner.

You can drive from Topeka to Kansas City in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Saint Joseph, Independence
Highlights from your plan
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art ©
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
Patee House Museum ©
Patee House Museum
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate ©
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Get outdoors at Timpanogos Cave National Monument and Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway. Get some historical perspective at Historic 25th Street and Cathedral of the Madeleine. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salt Lake City: Commemorative Airforce Museum (in Heber City), Lehi (Thanksgiving Point & Museum of Natural Curiosity) and Hill Aerospace Museum (in Ogden). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Church History Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Salt Lake City sightseeing planning website.

Traveling by flight from Kansas City to Salt Lake City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Kansas City to Salt Lake City is minus 1 hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 92°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Museums · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Lehi, Ogden, Timpanogos Cave National Monument, Commemorative Airforce Museum, Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway
Highlights from your plan
Hill Aerospace Museum ©
Hill Aerospace Museum
Timpanogos Cave National Monument ©
Timpanogos Cave National Monument
Thanksgiving Point ©
Thanksgiving Point

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