15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chillicothe
Drive:  14​h 45​min
1
Dodge City
— 1 day
Drive:  11​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Lake Havasu City
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  8​h 15​min
4
Deadwood
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  16​h 30​min
End: Chillicothe

1
day
Dodge City

Dodge City ©
Dodge City is the county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States, named after nearby Fort Dodge. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): examine the collection at Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame, take an in-depth tour of Boot Hill Museum, then contemplate the long history of Home of Stone, and finally contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Trail Tracks.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Dodge City road trip site .

New York City to Dodge City is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Dodge City due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Dodge City, with highs around 89°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Dodge City

Museums Historic Sites
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Boot Hill Museum ©
Boot Hill Museum
Santa Fe Trail Tracks ©
Santa Fe Trail Tracks
Home of Stone ©
Home of Stone

5
nights
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 3rd (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Grandview Point, cruise along East Rim Drive, and trek along North Kaibab Trail.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park online route planner .

You can drive from Dodge City to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dodge City to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dodge City in June, expect much colder with lows of 42°F in Grand Canyon National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lake Havasu City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

2
nights
Lake Havasu City

Lake Havasu City ©
Lake Havasu City is a city in Mohave County, Arizona, United States. On the 9th (Sun), snap pictures at London Bridge, then admire the majestic nature at Lake Havasu State Park, and then explore the activities along Lake Havasu. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sara Park, stroll through Rotary Park, and then get lost in a book at Mohave County Library.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Lake Havasu City online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Lake Havasu City takes 4 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Lake Havasu City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, Lake Havasu City is warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 110°F and lows of 82°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Deadwood.

Things to do in Lake Havasu City

Parks Nature
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Lake Havasu ©
Lake Havasu
London Bridge ©
London Bridge
Rotary Community Park ©
Rotary Community Park

3
nights
Deadwood

Deadwood ©
Deadwood is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County. Venture out of the city with trips to Custer (Needles Eye Tunnel, Sylvan Lake, & more), Insideout (in Hill City) and Devils Tower National Monument (in Devils Tower). There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Moriah Cemetery, shop like a local with Scott Jacobs Studio, cruise along Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway, and get to know the fascinating history of Historic Old Town.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Deadwood online trip planner .

Getting from Lake Havasu City to Deadwood by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Lake Havasu City to Deadwood. Traveling from Lake Havasu City in June, expect Deadwood to be colder, temps between 75°F and 52°F. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Deadwood

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Custer, Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway, Spearfish Falls, Devils Tower National Monument, Insideout
Highlights from your plan
Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel

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