15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  15​h
1
Kansas City
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Phoenix
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  18​h
End: London

2
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
On the 18th (Sat), take a stroll through Country Club Plaza, then admire the masterpieces at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and then take an in-depth tour of National WWI Museum and Memorial. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore and take pictures at Kauffman Stadium, get engrossed in the history at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, then steep yourself in history at Union Station, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Kansas City trip maker website .

London, UK to Kansas City is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from London to Kansas City. Traveling from London in May, expect Kansas City to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 16°C. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
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National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Room Escape Games
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

3
nights
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.
Step out of Colorado Springs with an excursion to River Rafting & Tubing in Canon City--about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Garden of the Gods, take a stroll through Old Colorado City Historic District, don't miss a visit to Olympic Training Center, and have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs day trip app .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Kansas City to Colorado Springs in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Kansas City in May, expect Colorado Springs to be a bit cooler, temps between 23°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
River Rafting & Tubing
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

4
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Change things up with a short trip to Taliesin West in Scottsdale (about 40 minutes away). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Camelback Mountain, and wander the streets of Old Town Scottsdale.

Make your Phoenix itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Phoenix by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Colorado Springs in May; daily highs in Phoenix reach 39°C and lows reach 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Phoenix

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Westgate Entertainment District
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Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Balloon Rides

4
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 28th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, explore and take pictures at East Rim Drive, get great views at Lipan Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

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Drive from Phoenix to Grand Canyon National Park in 4 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Phoenix in May: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 23°C and lows are around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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