12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Vero Beach
Drive:  13​h
1
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Saint Louis
— Few hours
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Topeka
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
4
Denver
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Aspen
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
6
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
7
Amarillo
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
8
Dallas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
San Antonio
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
10
Baton Rouge
— 1 night
Drive:  11​h
End: Vero Beach

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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Downtown Nashville has been added to your itinerary.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Nashville planner .

Vero Beach to Nashville is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Nashville when traveling from Vero Beach in June, with lows around 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

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hours
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
You've now added The Gateway Arch to your itinerary.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Saint Louis trip builder website .

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Saint Louis takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Saint Louis, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Topeka.
Highlights from your plan
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch

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night
Topeka

Topeka
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Topeka day trip site .

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Saint Louis to Topeka takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. June in Topeka sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 66°F at night. You'll set off for Denver on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Topeka

Parks Museums Nature

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nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, Denver Zoo, Denver Union Station, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Molly Brown House Museum, stroll the grounds of Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans, and finally wander the streets of 16th Street Mall. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: catch a live performance at Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Denver Zoo, then take a memorable drive along Trail Ridge Road, and finally steep yourself in history at Denver Union Station.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Denver online journey planner .

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Topeka to Denver takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Topeka to Denver, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Topeka in June, Denver is a bit cooler at night with lows of 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Denver

Historic Sites Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, Trail Ridge Road, Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

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night
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The John Denver Sanctuary, Maroon Bells and Independence Pass. On the 2nd (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells and then appreciate the history behind The John Denver Sanctuary.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Aspen trip itinerary maker site .

Fly from Denver to Aspen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In July, Aspen is a bit cooler than Denver - with highs of 81°F and lows of 49°F. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Wed) before leaving for Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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nights
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Skyline Drive, Seven Falls, Red Rock Canyon, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): explore the ancient world of Manitou Cliff Dwellings, walk around Red Rock Canyon, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City Historic District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): hike along Pikes Peak, get in on the family fun at North Pole - Santa's Workshop, and then stroll around Garden of the Gods.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Aspen to Colorado Springs takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Aspen in July, Colorado Springs is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 58°F. On the 5th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manitou Cliff Dwellings, Skyline Drive, North Pole - Santa's Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Pikes Peak ©
Pikes Peak
North Pole - Santa's Workshop ©
North Pole - Santa's Workshop

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night
Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Palo Duro Canyon State Park has been added to your itinerary.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Amarillo trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Colorado Springs to Amarillo by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Colorado Springs to Amarillo is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Colorado Springs in July: high temperatures in Amarillo hover around 92°F and lows are around 66°F. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Dallas.

Things to do in Amarillo

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Highlights from your plan
Palo Duro Canyon State Park ©
Palo Duro Canyon State Park

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night
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District as well as The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dallas online tour planner .

Fly from Amarillo to Dallas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Amarillo in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Dallas, with lows around 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Dallas

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan

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night
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
You've added Mission San Jose, San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, Rio San Antonio Cruises, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 7th (Sun), step on board at Rio San Antonio Cruises, contemplate the long history of The Alamo, and then shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio visit planner.

You can fly from Dallas to San Antonio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 98°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Mon) before leaving for Baton Rouge.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

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night
Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Baton Rouge trip planner.

Getting from San Antonio to Baton Rouge by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Antonio in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Baton Rouge: temperatures range from 92°F by day to 74°F at night. On the 9th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Parks Outdoors Museums

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