14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States travel route maker

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  4​h
1
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Cheyenne
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Scottsbluff
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Rapid City
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
6
Saint Louis
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Oklahoma City
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 15​min
8
Destrehan
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
End: Dallas

1
night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Penrose Heritage Museum, meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and then take in the exciting artwork at Commonwheel Artists Co-op. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, then look for all kinds of wild species at Garden of the Gods, then find something for the whole family at North Pole - Santa's Workshop, and finally get your game on at Battlefield Colorado.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip builder site .

Dallas to Colorado Springs is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Dallas to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dallas in September, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Commonwheel Artists Co-op, North Pole - Santa's Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
North Pole - Santa's Workshop ©
North Pole - Santa's Workshop

1
night
Cheyenne

Cheyenne ©
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Curt Gowdy State Park, admire the natural beauty at Cheyenne Botanic Gardens, then get lost in a book at Laramie County Public Library, and finally stop by The Wrangler.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Cheyenne vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Cheyenne takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Cheyenne are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Scottsbluff.

Things to do in Cheyenne

#Parks, #Nature, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Curt Gowdy State Park ©
Curt Gowdy State Park
Laramie County Public Library ©
Laramie County Public Library
Cheyenne Botanic Gardens ©
Cheyenne Botanic Gardens

1
night
Scottsbluff

Scottsbluff ©
Scottsbluff is a city in Scotts Bluff County, in the western part of the state of Nebraska, in the Great Plains region of the United States. On the 1st (Mon), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Riverside Discovery Center, then hike along Monument Valley Pathway, and then pause for some photo ops at Rebecca Winters Memorial.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Scottsbluff trip planner .

Getting from Cheyenne to Scottsbluff by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Cheyenne in September, expect nights in Scottsbluff to be about the same, around 49°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 81°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Scottsbluff

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Riverside Discovery Center ©
Riverside Discovery Center
Rebecca Winters Memorial ©
Rebecca Winters Memorial

2
nights
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
On the 2nd (Tue), take in the exciting artwork at Suzie Cappa Art Center, then admire all the interesting features of Wildlife Loop Road, then immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park, and finally explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): admire the striking features of Chapel in the Hills, then explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel, and then explore the activities along Sylvan Lake.

To plan Rapid City vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Scottsbluff to Rapid City in 3.5 hours. When traveling from Scottsbluff in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Rapid City, with highs around 62°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Rapid City

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Custer, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Chapel in the Hills ©
Chapel in the Hills
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park

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.
Uncle Tom's Trail and S Rim Trail will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Artist Point. Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's still lots to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful and trek along North Rim Trail.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online travel planner .

Getting from Rapid City to Yellowstone National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Rapid City in October; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 47°F and lows reach 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

1
night
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 7th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, examine the collection at City Museum, then take in the views from Eads Bridge, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from The Gateway Arch. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Missouri Botanical Garden, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Saint Louis Zoo, and then look for gifts at West County Center.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint Louis trip itinerary builder website .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Saint Louis in 8.5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, things will get much warmer in Saint Louis: highs are around 72°F and lows about 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Saint Louis

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch
City Museum ©
City Museum
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

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 9th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Centennial Land Run Monument, then get a new perspective on nature at Museum of Osteology, then take an in-depth tour of National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Oklahoma City trip planner.

You can fly from Saint Louis to Oklahoma City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

#Museums, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Osteology ©
Museum of Osteology

1
night
Destrehan

Destrehan ©
Destrehan is a census-designated place (CDP) in St. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): admire the striking features of Destrehan Plantation, then see the interesting displays at Whitney Plantation, then contemplate the long history of Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, and finally relax in the rural setting at Kliebert's Turtle & Alligator Farm.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Destrehan itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Oklahoma City to Destrehan. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Destrehan when traveling from Oklahoma City in October, with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Destrehan

#Historic Sites, #Outdoors, #Museums

Side Trips

Vacherie, Whitney Plantation, Kliebert's Turtle & Alligator Farm
Highlights from your plan
Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation

Similar Plans

18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Seattle & Yellowstone National Park BY A USER FROM GERMANY September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, relaxing, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Yellowstone National Park, Jackson Hole & Cody SEE PLAN September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Rapid City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Yellowstone National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM CYPRUS June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans