16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Cleveland
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
5
Aspen
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Cleveland

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip maker site .

Cleveland to Las Vegas is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Cleveland to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cleveland in September; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 93°F and lows reach 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

5
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, scenic drive, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, trek along Bright Angel Trail, and stroll through South Kaibab Trail.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (75°F), and nights are colder (43°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Page.

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

1
night
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, then get great views at Horseshoe Bend, and finally have fun at Gunfighter Canyon.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Page driving holiday planning website .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, expect Page to be somewhat warmer, temps between 73°F and 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Moab.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 5th (Mon), see the sky in a new way at RedRock Astronomy and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Arches National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Moab visit website .

You can drive from Page to Moab in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Page in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Moab, with lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Trails Nature
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park

2
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 7th (Wed), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells. Keep things going the next day: trek along Maroon Lake Scenic Trail and then make a trip to Independence Pass.

Find out how to plan Aspen trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Drive from Moab to Aspen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or fly. Traveling from Moab in October, expect Aspen to be slightly colder, temps between 60°F and 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail

2
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.
On the 9th (Fri), examine the collection at Penrose Heritage Museum, get your game on at Battlefield Colorado, then walk around Garden of the Gods, and finally find something for the whole family at North Pole - Santa's Workshop. On your second day here, deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy and then learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip planner.

You can fly from Aspen to Colorado Springs in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Aspen in October: high temperatures in Colorado Springs hover around 67°F and lows are around 39°F. On the 10th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

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