12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Drive:  5​h
1
Little Elm
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Tucson
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Flagstaff
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
6
Atlanta
— 1 night
End: Atlanta

3
nights
Little Elm

Little Elm
Little Elm is a city in Denton County, Texas, United States, and a part of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Little Elm visit planner.

Atlanta to Little Elm is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Atlanta in August, you will find days in Little Elm are a bit warmer (95°F), and nights are about the same (73°F). You'll set off for Tucson on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Little Elm

Outdoors Golf Tours

2
nights
Tucson

Tucson ©
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): learn more about the world around you at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, then walk around Tohono Chul, and then admire the landmark architecture of Mission San Xavier del Bac. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Pima Air and Space Museum, then take in breathtaking views at Sabino Canyon, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Pueblo Vida Brewing Company.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Tucson tour site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Little Elm to Tucson. Traveling from Little Elm to Tucson, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. August in Tucson sees daily highs of 96°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ©
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Pima Air and Space Museum ©
Pima Air and Space Museum
Sabino Canyon ©
Sabino Canyon

few
hours
Flagstaff

Flagstaff
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.
To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Flagstaff day trip planning app .

You can drive from Tucson to Flagstaff in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Tucson in August, you will find days in Flagstaff are slightly colder (77°F), and nights are colder (50°F). You'll set off for Grand Canyon National Park on the 14th (Wed).

Things to do in Flagstaff

Outdoors Parks Tours

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Flagstaff to Grand Canyon National Park takes 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

3
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.
On the 17th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then don't miss a visit to Stratosphere Tower, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online holiday planner .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Las Vegas at 101°F and lows at 77°F. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Atlanta.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

1
night
Atlanta

Atlanta
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Atlanta itinerary website .

Getting from Las Vegas to Atlanta by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect Atlanta to be slightly colder, temps between 88°F and 71°F. You will leave for home on the 20th (Tue).

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Outdoors Nightlife

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