13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Breckenridge
— 4 nights
2
Glenwood Springs
— 2 nights
3
Arches National Park
— 1 night
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights

4
nights
Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©
Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Get in touch with nature at Lily Pad Lake and Peaks Trail. Explore hidden gems such as South Park City Museum and Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Vail Pass Path, examine the collection at Barney Ford Victorian House, contemplate the waterfront views at Sawmill Reservoir, and get great views at Sapphire Point Overlook.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Breckenridge day trip planning app.

Pleasant Prairie to Breckenridge is an approximately 7-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Pleasant Prairie in August; daily highs in Breckenridge reach 62°F and lows reach 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lily Pad Lake, South Park City Museum
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South Park City Museum ©
South Park City Museum
Lily Pad Lake ©
Lily Pad Lake
Breckenridge Distillery ©
Breckenridge Distillery

2
nights
Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, appreciate the views at Roaring Fork Valley, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Marble Distilling Co. & The Distillery Inn. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in breathtaking views at Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail, then see the interesting displays at Frontier Historical Museum, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Linwood Cemetery.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Glenwood Springs online vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Breckenridge to Glenwood Springs takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In August, daytime highs in Glenwood Springs are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Marble Distilling Co. & The Distillery Inn
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Horseback Riding Tours
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail ©
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail
Spas

1
night
Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Tower of Babel, explore the striking landscape at Courthouse Towers, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Tower Arch.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Arches National Park online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Glenwood Springs to Arches National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Glenwood Springs in August, you will find days in Arches National Park are warmer (92°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (63°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Courthouse Towers ©
Courthouse Towers
Tower of Babel ©
Tower of Babel
Tower Arch ©
Tower Arch

1
night
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.
On the 21st (Wed), take some stellar pictures from Navajo Point, get great views at Lipan Point, then get great views at Shoshone Point, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Moran Point. Keep things going the next day: walk around Indian Garden, explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, then take in a show at Hopi House, and finally get great views at Powell Point.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Arches National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 6.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Arches National Park in August, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 80°F and lows at 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Navajo Point ©
Navajo Point
Moran Point ©
Moran Point
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point

2
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 23rd (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Gibbon Falls, witness a stunning natural landmark at Steamboat Geyser, then take in the dramatic natural features at Artists’ Paintpots, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, and finally take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Dragon's Mouth Springs, then get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, and then admire the sheer force of Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park tour itinerary maker app.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 70°F and lows reach 38°F. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Gibbon Falls ©
Gibbon Falls
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin
Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River ©
Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River

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