12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dundee
Drive:  10​h 45​min
1
Omaha
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 15​min
2
Pueblo
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
3
Rapid City
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Minot
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 45​min
5
Bloomington
— 2 nights
car:  6​h 30​min
6
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
drive:  5​h
End: Dundee

1
night
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Kanesville Tabernacle, see the interesting displays at Boys Town, then look for all kinds of wild species at Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Henry Doorly Zoo. On the next day, get a new perspective on nature at MANGELSEN Images of Nature Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Cecilia's Cathedral, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mormon Pioneer Cemetery.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Omaha trip maker app .

Dundee to Omaha is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in August, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Pueblo.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kanesville Tabernacle, Boys Town, Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Fontenelle Forest Nature Center ©
Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
Boys Town ©
Boys Town
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo

3
nights
Pueblo

Pueblo ©
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like River Rafting & Tubing and Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center. Discover out-of-the-way places like Bishop Castle and Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center. Take a break from Pueblo with a short trip to Mission: Wolf in Gardner, about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Center for American Values, get engrossed in the history at Pueblo Heritage Museum, and take in the pleasant sights at Frontier Pathways Scenic and Historic Byway.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Pueblo trip simple and quick.

Explore your travel options from Omaha to Pueblo with the Route module. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Omaha in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 59°F in Pueblo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Pueblo

Museums Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Bishop Castle, Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center, River Rafting & Tubing, Mission: Wolf
Highlights from your plan
Bishop Castle ©
Bishop Castle
River Rafting & Tubing
Mission: Wolf ©
Mission: Wolf

1
night
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): examine the collection at Museum of Geology, do a tasting at Firehouse Wine Cellars, browse the exhibits of Art Alley, then examine the collection at America's Founding Fathers Exhibit, then get a taste of the local shopping with Suzie Cappa Art Center, and finally take an in-depth tour of Pawnseum.

For maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Rapid City trip builder app .

Explore your travel options from Pueblo to Rapid City with the Route module. When traveling from Pueblo in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Rapid City, with highs around 83°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Minot.

Things to do in Rapid City

Museums Shopping Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Geology ©
Museum of Geology
America's Founding Fathers Exhibit ©
Firehouse Wine Cellars ©
Firehouse Wine Cellars

1
night
Minot

Minot ©
Minot is a city in and the county seat of Ward County, North Dakota, United States, in the state's north-central region. On the 23rd (Fri), trek along Riverwalk of Minot, then see the interesting displays at Railroad Museum & Magic City Express, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Dakota Square Mall. Keep things going the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Roosevelt Park Zoo and then stroll around Scandinavian Heritage Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Minot online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Rapid City to Minot takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rapid City to Minot. In August, daytime highs in Minot are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Bloomington.

Things to do in Minot

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Scandinavian Heritage Park ©
Scandinavian Heritage Park
Roosevelt Park Zoo ©
Roosevelt Park Zoo
Dakota Square Mall ©
Dakota Square Mall

2
nights
Bloomington

Bloomington ©
The city of Bloomington, part of the Minneapolis-St.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, then get in on the family fun at Nickelodeon Universe, and then get your game on at FlyOver America. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Camp Ice Age and then buy something for everyone on your list at Mall of America.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Minot to Bloomington. Traveling from Minot in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 64°F in Bloomington. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Bloomington

Shopping Theme Parks Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mall of America ©
Mall of America
FlyOver America ©
FlyOver America

1
night
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Anne's Catholic Church, see the interesting displays at The Richard and Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Fort Holmes.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Mackinac Island online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Bloomington to Mackinac Island takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of tram, train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Bloomington to Mackinac Island, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Bloomington in August, with highs in Mackinac Island at 72°F and lows at 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
St Anne's Catholic Church ©
St Anne's Catholic Church
Fort Holmes ©
Fort Holmes

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