13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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Memphis
— 1 night
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Little Rock
— 2 nights
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Flagstaff
— 1 night
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Albuquerque
— 1 night
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Amarillo
— 1 day
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Elk City
— 1 night
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Clinton
— 1 night
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Oklahoma City
— 2 nights

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Memphis

Memphis ©

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street, and then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum, stroll the grounds of Elmwood Cemetery, then explore the galleries of Stax Museum of American Soul Music, then steep yourself in history at The Peabody Ducks, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter Catholic Church.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Memphis trip planning site.

Atlanta to Memphis is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In May, daytime highs in Memphis are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Little Rock.

Things to do in Memphis

Highlights from your plan
Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum ©
Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum
Elmwood Cemetery ©
Elmwood Cemetery
Stax Museum of American Soul Music ©
Stax Museum of American Soul Music

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Little Rock

Little Rock ©

The Rock

Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): steep yourself in history at The Old Mill, admire the majestic nature at Pinnacle Mountain State Park, then examine the collection at Esse Purse Museum & Store, and finally explore the galleries of Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a sense of history and politics at Arkansas State Capitol, then take an in-depth tour of Old State House Museum, then take in the history at Reed's Bridge Battlefield, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Camp Nelson Confederate Cemetery.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Little Rock trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Little Rock takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Little Rock are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Little Rock

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Old Mill ©
The Old Mill
Pinnacle Mountain State Park ©
Pinnacle Mountain State Park

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Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©

City of Seven Wonders

Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
On the 31st (Fri), look and learn at Lowell Observatory, then hike along Broken Arrow Trail, and then trek along West Fork Oak Creek Trail. On your second day here, delve into the lush surroundings at Coconino National Forest and then explore the fascinating underground world of Lava River Cave.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Flagstaff trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Little Rock to Flagstaff takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Little Rock, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Flagstaff, ranging from highs of 65°F to lows of 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Coconino National Forest ©
Coconino National Forest
Lava River Cave ©
Lava River Cave

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Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©

Duke City

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.
On the 2nd (Sun), explore the striking landscape at Petroglyph National Monument, then take an in-depth tour of Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, then get curious at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of San Felipe de Neri Church, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ABQ BioPark Zoo, then make a trip to Spaceship House, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife West Nature Park.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Albuquerque trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Flagstaff to Albuquerque takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Flagstaff in June, with highs in Albuquerque at 93°F and lows at 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Amarillo.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Petroglyph National Monument ©
Petroglyph National Monument
San Felipe de Neri Church ©
San Felipe de Neri Church
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center ©
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©

Yellow Rose of Texas

Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, see the interesting displays at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum, and then take in the exciting artwork at American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Amarillo travel planner.

Getting from Albuquerque to Amarillo by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Amarillo can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Elk City.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum ©
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum ©
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum

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night
Elk City

Elk City ©
Elk City is a city in Beckham County, Oklahoma, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): stroll around Ackley Park, then examine the collection at National Route 66 Museum, and then examine the collection at Old Town Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Elk City online travel planner.

You can drive from Amarillo to Elk City in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Amarillo in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Elk City, with lows of 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Clinton.

Things to do in Elk City

Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Old Town Museum ©
Old Town Museum
National Route 66 Museum ©
National Route 66 Museum
Ackley Park ©
Ackley Park

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Clinton

Clinton ©
Clinton is a city in Custer and Washita counties in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Oklahoma Route 66 Museum, then immerse yourself in nature at Foss State Park, then make a trip to Wind Energy Park, and finally look for gifts at Cherokee Trading Post.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Clinton vacation planning app.

Clinton is just a short distance from Elk City. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Clinton

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Foss State Park ©
Foss State Park
Oklahoma Route 66 Museum ©
Oklahoma Route 66 Museum
Cherokee Trading Post ©
Cherokee Trading Post

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Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©

The Big Friendly

Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
On the 7th (Fri), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, learn more about the world around you at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, and then explore the galleries of Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum. On the next day, contemplate the long history of The Old Round Barn and then engage your brain at Science Museum Oklahoma.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Oklahoma City driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Clinton to Oklahoma City takes 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology ©
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology
Science Museum Oklahoma ©
Science Museum Oklahoma
Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden ©
Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden

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