12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Drive:  2​h
1
Payson
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h
2
Albuquerque
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
3
Santa Fe
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Amarillo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Oklahoma City
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  19​h 30​min
6
Jacksonville
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  34​h
End: Phoenix

3
nights
Payson

Payson ©
Payson is a town in northern Gila County, Arizona, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area and Prescott Brewing Company. Visiting Mogollon Rim and Tonto National Monument will get you outdoors. Take a break from Payson with a short trip to Heritage Park Zoo in Prescott, about 1h 50 min away.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Payson tour planner.

Phoenix to Payson is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Phoenix in June: high temperatures in Payson hover around 90°F and lows are around 62°F. On the 27th (Wed), you're off toAlbuquerque.

Things to do in Payson

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Prescott, Tonto National Monument, Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area
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Mogollon Rim ©
Mogollon Rim
Tonto National Monument ©
Tonto National Monument
Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area ©
Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area

1
night
Albuquerque

Albuquerque
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Albuquerque day trip app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Payson to Albuquerque. In June, plan for daily highs up to 93°F, and evening lows to 64°F. You'll set off for Santa Fe on the 28th (Thu).

Things to do in Albuquerque

Parks Outdoors Museums

few
hours
Santa Fe

Santa Fe
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe trip builder tool .

You can drive from Albuquerque to Santa Fe in an hour. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Albuquerque in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Santa Fe, with lows of 56°F. On the 28th (Thu), you'll travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks Outdoors Tours

1
night
Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): don't miss a visit to VW Slug Bug Ranch.

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Amarillo route maker site .

Traveling by flight from Santa Fe to Amarillo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Santa Fe to Amarillo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Santa Fe in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Amarillo, with lows of 63°F. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Oklahoma City.
Highlights from your plan
VW Slug Bug Ranch ©
VW Slug Bug Ranch
Helium Monument ©
Helium Monument

few
hours
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Oklahoma City trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Amarillo to Oklahoma City by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums
Highlights from your plan
American Banjo Museum ©
American Banjo Museum

3
nights
Jacksonville

Jacksonville ©
The sprawling city of Jacksonville is not only Florida's most populous city, but also the largest city by land area in the continental United States.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): get engrossed in the history at The Oldest Store Museum, admire the architecture and history at Mission of Nombre de Dios, and then stroll through Vilano Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Jacksonville trip itinerary website .

Drive from Oklahoma City to Jacksonville in 19.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. June in Jacksonville sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 71°F at night. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

St. Augustine, Jacksonville Beach
Highlights from your plan
Vilano Beach ©
Vilano Beach
Jacksonville Beach ©
Jacksonville Beach
Mission of Nombre de Dios ©
Mission of Nombre de Dios

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