11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Little Rock
Fly:  6 h
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
3
Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  7 h 30 min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Little Rock

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Head to Las Vegas North Premium Outlets and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetianfor plenty of shopping. Get a sense of the local culture at The LINQ Promenade and The Neon Museum. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Counts Kustoms, have fun at Battlefield Vegas, engage your brain at Bodies The Exhibition, and try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas journey planner.

Little Rock to Las Vegas is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Little Rock in June: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 103°F and lows are around 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Shopping Fun & Games
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The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade
Counts Kustoms ©
Counts Kustoms
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

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.
Attractions like Bright Angel Trail and Tonto Trail make great kid-friendly stops. Get outdoors at South Kaibab Trail and Yavapai Point. There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, admire the landmark architecture of Lookout Studio, and trek along Rim Trail.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park day trip app.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, around 42°F, while days are slightly colder, around 85°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park ©
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): make a trip to Park Point, thenexplore the ancient world of Long House, thendelve into the distant past at Balcony House, and finally delve into the distant past at Cliff Palace. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Far View Sites, thensee the interesting displays at Chapin Mesa Archeological Museum, thenhike along Petroglyph Point Hike, and finally delve into the distant past at Spruce Tree House.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Mesa Verde National Park online trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Mesa Verde National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Long House ©
Long House
Balcony House ©
Balcony House
Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace

2
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Prismatic Spring and West Thumb Geyser Basin. Get in touch with nature at Yellowstone National Park and Upper Geyser Basin. There's much more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Lone Star Geyser, explore and take pictures at Firehole Canyon Drive, and head outdoors with Morning Glory Pool.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Mesa Verde National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Mesa Verde National Park in June: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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