14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nashville
— 2 nights
2
Springfield
— 3 nights
3
Oakley
— 1 night
4
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
5
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
6
Amarillo
— Few hours
7
Oklahoma City
— 1 night
8
Little Rock
— 1 night
9
Birmingham
— 1 night

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens and then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Downtown Nashville, steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Plantation, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smith Creek Moonshine.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Nashville vacation planning site.

Charlotte to Nashville is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Charlotte to Nashville is minus 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Springfield.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Belle Meade Plantation ©
Belle Meade Plantation

3
nights
Springfield

Springfield ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Camdenton (Bridal Cave & Ha Ha Tonka State Park) and Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum (in Mansfield).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Springfield trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Springfield takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Springfield can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Oakley.

Things to do in Springfield

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

Side Trips

Camdenton, Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Bridal Cave ©
Bridal Cave
Ha Ha Tonka State Park ©
Ha Ha Tonka State Park
Fantastic Caverns ©
Fantastic Caverns

1
night
Oakley

Oakley ©
Oakley is a city in Gove, Logan, and Thomas counties in the U.S. On the 18th (Tue), get answers to all your questions at Buffalo Bill Cultural Center and then take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Rocks.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Oakley online vacation builder.

Drive from Springfield to Oakley in 8 hours. Traveling from Springfield in August, plan for little chillier nights in Oakley, with lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Oakley

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Monument Rocks ©
Monument Rocks
Buffalo Bill Cultural Center ©
Buffalo Bill Cultural Center

2
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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): kick your exploration up a notch at The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure, meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and then visit Old Colorado City. Keep things going the next day: deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy and then walk around Garden of the Gods.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs day trip site.

You can drive from Oakley to Colorado Springs in 4 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Oakley to Colorado Springs is minus 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Loretto Chapel, take in the exciting artwork at Mama's Minerals, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, then steep yourself in history at Santa Fe Plaza, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Santa Fe trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Santa Fe in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Amarillo.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
Santa Fe Plaza ©
Santa Fe Plaza

few
hours
Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): wander the wide-open spaces of Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West and then make a trip to Cadallic Ranch.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Amarillo holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe to Amarillo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Santa Fe in August, Amarillo is a bit warmer at night with lows of 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Oklahoma City.
Highlights from your plan
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West ©
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West
Cadallic Ranch ©
Cadallic Ranch

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Sun), wander the streets of Bricktown, admire the masterpieces at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, then make a trip to Skydance Bridge, and finally appreciate the history behind Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Oklahoma City travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Amarillo to Oklahoma City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August in Oklahoma City, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Little Rock.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum ©
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum ©
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
Bricktown ©
Bricktown

1
night
Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in the waterfront at River Market District, then take in the views from Big Dam Bridge, and then pause for some photo ops at Testament: The Little Rock Nine Monument.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Little Rock route builder website.

Traveling by car from Oklahoma City to Little Rock takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August in Little Rock, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Little Rock

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
River Market District ©
River Market District
Big Dam Bridge ©
Big Dam Bridge
Testament: The Little Rock Nine Monument ©
Testament: The Little Rock Nine Monument

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Birmingham trip planner.

You can drive from Little Rock to Birmingham in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in August, and nighttime lows around 71°F. You will leave for home on the 25th (Tue).

Things to do in Birmingham

Parks · Museums · Shopping

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