12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Houston
Drive:  7​h
1
Wichita Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  10​h
2
Albuquerque
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
3
Sedona
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Phoenix
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Tucson
— 2 nights
Drive:  16​h 45​min
End: Houston

1
night
Wichita Falls

Wichita Falls
Wichita Falls is a city in and the county seat of Wichita County, Texas, United States. For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Wichita Falls online trip itinerary maker .

Houston to Wichita Falls is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In June, daytime highs in Wichita Falls are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. On the 18th (Thu), you're off toAlbuquerque.

Things to do in Wichita Falls

Parks Museums Fun & Games

2
nights
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 see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Albuquerque trip itinerary site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Wichita Falls to Albuquerque. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Albuquerque when traveling from Wichita Falls in June, with lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Childrens Museums Nature Historic Sites
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3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Canyon Railway, Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) and Lowell Observatory. Visiting Cathedral Rock and Slide Rock State Park will get you outdoors. Museum-lovers will appreciate Meteor Crater Natural Landmark and West of the Moon Gallery.

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

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Albuquerque to Sedona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 94°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Flagstaff, Meteor Crater Natural Landmark, Grand Canyon Railway
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Slide Rock State Park ©
Slide Rock State Park
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Meteor Crater Natural Landmark ©
Meteor Crater Natural Landmark

2
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes TPC Scottsdale as well as OdySea Aquarium. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum and meet the residents at Phoenix Zoo.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Phoenix road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sedona to Phoenix takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sedona in June; daily highs in Phoenix reach 107°F and lows reach 81°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tucson.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

OdySea Aquarium
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Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Phoenix Zoo ©
Phoenix Zoo
OdySea Aquarium ©
OdySea Aquarium

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mt. Lemmon Scenic Byway as well as Funny Foot Farm and Tucson Petting Zoo. On the 26th (Fri), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Funny Foot Farm and Tucson Petting Zoo, see the interesting displays at Pima Air and Space Museum, and then explore and take pictures at Mt. Lemmon Scenic Byway. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Biosphere 2 and then take in breathtaking views at Sabino Canyon.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tucson travel route tool .

Getting from Phoenix to Tucson by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Phoenix in June, expect Tucson to be a bit cooler, temps between 101°F and 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Biosphere 2
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Pima Air and Space Museum ©
Pima Air and Space Museum
Sabino Canyon ©
Sabino Canyon
Biosphere 2 ©
Biosphere 2

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