16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dallas
1
Dallas
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h 45​min
2
El Paso
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Albuquerque
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Dallas

3
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Change things up with these side-trips from Dallas: Fort Worth (Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, Kimbell Art Museum, & more). There's lots more to do: have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Dallas, examine the collection at The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, steep yourself in history at Top O'Hill Terrace, and admire all the interesting features of AT&T Stadium.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Dallas. April in Dallas sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel to El Paso.

Things to do in Dallas

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Fort Worth, Arlington, The Escape Game Dallas
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The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace

2
nights
El Paso

El Paso ©
El Paso is a city in and the seat of El Paso County, Texas, United States. On the 23rd (Tue), explore the world behind art at El Paso Museum of Art, admire the majestic nature at Franklin Mountains State Park, and then explore the striking landscape at Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at El Paso Zoo, take an in-depth tour of El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center, and then take a memorable drive along Scenic Drive - Overlook.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the El Paso trip planner.

You can fly from Dallas to El Paso in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dallas to El Paso. In April in El Paso, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 54°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in El Paso

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Franklin Mountains State Park ©
Franklin Mountains State Park
Scenic Drive - Overlook ©
Scenic Drive - Overlook

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Las Vegas side-trips: Boulder City (Hoover Dam & Tom Devlin's Monster Museum). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at The Neon Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online visit planner .

Traveling by flight from El Paso to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from El Paso to Las Vegas. In April, daytime highs in Las Vegas are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trip

Boulder City
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): hike along Bright Angel Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): get great views at Mather Point, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park day trip app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, around 26°F, while days are little chillier, around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

3
nights
Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): examine the collection at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center and then admire all the interesting features of Bandelier National Monument. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe, then soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and then explore the striking landscape at Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Albuquerque trip planner .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Albuquerque by car takes about 6.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, with highs in Albuquerque at 77°F and lows at 51°F. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, Bandelier National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Bandelier National Monument ©
Bandelier National Monument
Balloon Rides
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center ©
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

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