15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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London
— 1 day
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Knoxville
— 3 nights
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Saint Louis
— 1 night
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Keokuk
— 1 night
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Kansas City
— 1 night
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Denver
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Rapid City
— 2 nights

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London

London ©
London is a home rule-class city in Laurel County, Kentucky, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the history at Camp Wildcat Battlefield and then immerse yourself in nature at Levi Jackson Wilderness Road Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the London vacation maker website.

Lexington to London is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In July, daytime highs in London are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Knoxville.

Things to do in London

Nature · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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3
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Knoxville

Marble City

A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like River Rafting & Tubing and Dollywood. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Titanic Museum Attraction and First Baptist Church. Get out of town with these interesting Knoxville side-trips: Zipline (in Hartford), Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster (in Pigeon Forge) and Gatlinburg (Ole Smoky & Sugarlands Distilling Company). There's still lots to do: walk around Chimneys Picnic Area and identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Knoxville sightseeing planner.

Getting from London to Knoxville by car takes about 2 hours. In July in Knoxville, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Knoxville

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

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Must see
Zipline
4.8
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Wildlife Area
Roaring Fork
4.8

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Saint Louis Zoo, then examine the collection at City Museum, and then examine the collection at Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis online road trip planner.

Fly from Knoxville to Saint Louis in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Saint Louis can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Keokuk.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums
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Specialty Museum
City Museum
4.7

1
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Keokuk

Keokuk
Keokuk is a city and a county seat of Lee County, Iowa, United States, along with Fort Madison. To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Keokuk trip maker website.

Drive from Saint Louis to Keokuk in 3 hours. When traveling from Saint Louis in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Keokuk: temperatures range from 84°F by day to 66°F at night. You will leave for Kansas City on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Keokuk

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Trails

1
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Kansas City

Kansas City ©

City of Fountains

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 11th (Sat), explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, learn about all things military at National WWI Museum and Memorial, then explore the engaging exhibits at Kaleidoscope, and finally contemplate the long history of Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kansas City trip planner.

Traveling by car from Keokuk to Kansas City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Keokuk in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 72°F in Kansas City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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Denver

Denver ©

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take a memorable drive along Mount Evans Scenic Byway and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Denver trip itinerary maker website.

Fly from Kansas City to Denver in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Denver due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kansas City in July, expect little chillier with lows of 60°F in Denver. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Denver

Nature · Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive
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Mountain
Mount Evans
4.8

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Pipe Creek Vista, then explore and take pictures at East Rim Drive, and finally hike along South Kaibab Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip maker tool.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Denver to Grand Canyon National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Denver in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows of 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Take a break from the city and head to Old Faithful and Firehole Canyon Drive. Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Prismatic Spring and Castle Geyser. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Loop Road, take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Daisy Geyser.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip builder website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 13 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 73°F and lows reach 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Must see
Old Faithful
4.5
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Wildlife Area
Grand Loop Road
4.6

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©

Gateway to the Black Hills

South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
On the 18th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Bear Country USA, explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Black Hills National Forest. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Sylvan Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, and then have some family-friendly fun at Cosmos Mystery Area.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rapid City trip planning website.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Rapid City in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July: highs in Rapid City hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Geologic Formation
Needles Eye Tunnel
4.9

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