15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Denver
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Silverthorne
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
2
Denali National Park and Preserve
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Denver

3
nights
Silverthorne

Silverthorne ©
For people with the surname, see Silverthorne (surname).Silverthorne is a Home Rule Municipality that is the second most populous town in Summit County, Colorado. Museum-lovers will appreciate Colorado Snowsports Museum and Hall of Fame and Barney Ford Victorian House. Explore hidden gems such as Breckenridge Ski Resort and Beaver Creek Ski Area. Change things up with these side-trips from Silverthorne: Vail Mountain Resort (in Vail) and Blue River Sports (in Breckenridge). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Main Street, see the interesting displays at Dillon Schoolhouse Museum, get engrossed in the history at Frisco Historic Park and Museum, and glide through natural beauty at Sally Barber Mine Trail.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Silverthorne driving holiday planner.

Denver to Silverthorne is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Denver in April, expect nights in Silverthorne to be a bit cooler, around 22°F, while days are colder, around 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Denali National Park and Preserve.

Things to do in Silverthorne

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Breckenridge, Vail, Beaver Creek Ski Area, Frisco Historic Park and Museum, 1883 Dillon Schoolhouse Museum
Highlights from your plan
Sally Barber Mine Trail ©
Sally Barber Mine Trail
Frisco Historic Park and Museum ©
Frisco Historic Park and Museum

2
nights
Denali National Park and Preserve

Denali National Park and Preserve ©
The 2.43 million hectares (6 million acres) of Denali National Park include low taiga forest, high-alpine tundra, and snowcapped mountains, all of which lead up to Mt.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Savage Alpine Trail and Wild about Denali. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Denali National Park and Preserve: Byers Lake (in Talkeetna) and Denali State Park (in Trapper Creek). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Denali, tour the pleasant surroundings at Horseshoe Lake Trail, and trek along Mount Margaret Summit.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Denali National Park and Preserve trip itinerary site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Silverthorne to Denali National Park and Preserve. The time zone difference when traveling from Silverthorne to Denali National Park and Preserve is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Silverthorne in April, expect nights in Denali National Park and Preserve to be about the same, around 26°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Denali National Park and Preserve

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Byers Lake, Denali State Park
Highlights from your plan
Byers Lake ©
Byers Lake
Horseshoe Lake Trail ©
Horseshoe Lake Trail
Denali State Park ©
Denali State Park

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Appreciate the collections at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum and Mission San Juan Capistrano. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Skateboarding Hall of Fame and Museum and Greystone Mansion and Park. Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Crystal Cove in Laguna Beach, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach and contemplate the waterfront views at Santa Monica Bay.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles visit planner .

Traveling by flight from Denali National Park and Preserve to Los Angeles takes 18 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denali National Park and Preserve to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Denali National Park and Preserve in April, things will get warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 75°F and lows about 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Simi Valley, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Crystal Cove, Greystone Mansion and Park, Santa Monica State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Greystone Mansion and Park ©
Greystone Mansion and Park

5
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection and Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah. Get some cultural insight at Pinball Hall of Fame and Counts Kustoms. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave), Pahrump (Sanders Family Winery & Pahrump Valley Museum) and Shoshone Museum (in Shoshone). Spend the 4th (Sat) riding across the waves with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through The LINQ Promenade, enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, engage your brain at Bodies The Exhibition, and enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas route planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 87°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

Pahrump, Shoshone Museum, Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection, Willow Beach
Highlights from your plan
Willow Beach ©
Willow Beach
Pahrump Valley Museum ©
Pahrump Valley Museum
Sanders Family Winery ©
Sanders Family Winery

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