15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Memphis
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Tulsa
— 1 night
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Denver
— 2 nights
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Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
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Memphis

Memphis ©

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): try your luck at Southland Park Gaming and Racing, contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, then get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, and finally take a spin around town with Backbeat Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: take an exotic tour of American Dream Safari and then identify plant and animal life at Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Memphis online road trip planner.

Knoxville to Memphis is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Knoxville to Memphis is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Knoxville in September since evenings lows in Memphis dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tulsa.

Things to do in Memphis

Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park ©
Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park
Backbeat Tours ©
Backbeat Tours
American Dream Safari ©
American Dream Safari

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Tulsa

Tulsa ©

Buckle of the Bible Belt

Sometimes known as the "Buckle of the Bible Belt," Tulsa is the second largest city in Oklahoma.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Gilcrease Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Mary K. Oxley Nature Center, then explore the world behind art at Philbrook Museum of Art, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Family Cathedral.

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Traveling by car from Memphis to Tulsa takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In September in Tulsa, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Tulsa

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gilcrease Museum ©
Gilcrease Museum
Philbrook Museum of Art ©
Philbrook Museum of Art
Holy Family Cathedral ©
Holy Family Cathedral

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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.
Get outdoors at Lookout Mountain and Eldorado Canyon State Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Boulder Creek Path and Eldorado Canyon. Take a break from Denver with a short trip to Flagstaff Mountain in Boulder, about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour, sample the tasty concoctions at Denver Beer Company, learn about winemaking at Balistreri Vineyards, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Cherry Creek Trail.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Denver trip planning app.

Fly from Tulsa to Denver in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tulsa to Denver, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Tulsa in September, with highs in Denver at 79°F and lows at 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Denver

Parks · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lookout Mountain ©
Lookout Mountain
Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour ©
Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour
Eldorado Canyon State Park ©
Eldorado Canyon State Park

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Get in touch with nature at Big Cottonwood Canyon and Timpanogos Cave National Monument. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lake Blanche Trail and City Creek Canyon. Change things up with these side-trips from Salt Lake City: Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter (in Park City) and Wasatch Mountains (in Sundance). The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Millcreek Canyon, fly down the slopes at Little Cottonwood Canyon, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City trip planner.

You can drive from Denver to Salt Lake City in 8 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Denver in September, Salt Lake City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Little Cottonwood Canyon ©
Little Cottonwood Canyon
Timpanogos Cave National Monument ©
Timpanogos Cave National Monument
Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter ©
Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The LINQ Promenade and River Rafting & Tubing. Get in touch with nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through The Strip, try your luck at New York New York Casino, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and enjoy some diversion at Machine Guns Vegas.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Salt Lake City in September, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 93°F and 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Fun & Games · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Zuma Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at El Matador State Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Bay.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary builder site.

Fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in September: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 85°F and lows are around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
El Matador State Beach ©
El Matador State Beach

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