16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Charlotte
— 1 night
2
Little Rock
— 1 night
3
Albuquerque
— 2 nights
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
5
Zion National Park
— 1 night
6
Park City
— 2 nights
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
8
Cheyenne
— 1 night
9
Denver
— 1 night
10
Charlotte
— 2 nights

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Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): join the crowd at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Charlotte sightseeing planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Charlotte. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 27th (Sun), you're off to Little Rock.
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Charlotte Motor Speedway ©
Charlotte Motor Speedway

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Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in the views from Big Dam Bridge.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Little Rock trip maker tool.

You can fly from Charlotte to Little Rock in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Charlotte to Little Rock. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Little Rock

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Old Mill
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Old State House Museum ©
Old State House Museum
The Old Mill ©
The Old Mill
Big Dam Bridge ©
Big Dam Bridge

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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 29th (Tue): take a memorable tour with Routes Bicycle Tours & Rentals and then engage your brain at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Albuquerque trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Little Rock to Albuquerque takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Little Rock in September, things will get little chillier in Albuquerque: highs are around °F and lows about °F. On the 30th (Wed), you're off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Tours Outdoors Breweries & Distilleries
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Routes Bicycle Tours & Rentals ©
Routes Bicycle Tours & Rentals

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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.
For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planning app.

You can drive from Albuquerque to Grand Canyon National Park in 6.5 hours. Traveling from Albuquerque in September, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Scenic Drive Outdoors
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Hopi Point ©
Hopi Point
Powell Point ©
Powell Point

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 2nd (Fri), trek along Watchman Trail and then cruise along Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway. Keep things going the next day: hike along Riverside Walk and then don't miss a visit to Observation Point.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Zion National Park tour website.

You can take a shuttle from Grand Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 10 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Zion National Park, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Park City.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Observation Point
Observation Point
Watchman Trail ©
Watchman Trail
Riverside Walk ©
Riverside Walk

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Park City

Park City ©
Known globally as the home of the country's largest independent film festival, Park City finds its roots as an old silver boomtown located on the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): admire the striking features of LDS Conference Center, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Red Butte Garden, and then cruise along Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Park City travel route planner.

You can fly from Zion National Park to Park City in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Zion National Park in October, expect nights in Park City to be about the same, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. On the 5th (Mon), you'll travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Park City

Parks Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trip

Salt Lake City
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Red Butte Garden ©
Red Butte Garden
LDS Conference Center ©
LDS Conference Center

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Park City to Yellowstone National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and car. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Park City in October: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Castle Geyser ©
Castle Geyser
Gibbon Falls ©
Gibbon Falls

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Cheyenne

Cheyenne ©
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. On the 7th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum, have fun and explore at Wyoming State Museum, and then make a trip to Big Boy Steam Engine.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cheyenne trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Cheyenne takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October; daily highs in Cheyenne reach °F and lows reach °F. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Denver.

Things to do in Cheyenne

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum ©
Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum
Historic Governors' Mansion ©
Historic Governors' Mansion
Big Boy Steam Engine ©
Big Boy Steam Engine

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Denver

Denver ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): examine the collection at National Ballpark Museum and then take a memorable tour with Oxotic Supercar Driving Experience.

Plan trip to Denver with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Cheyenne to Denver in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and train. October in Denver sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Charlotte.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Boulder
Highlights from your plan
Oxotic Supercar Driving Experience ©
Oxotic Supercar Driving Experience
Flatirons ©
Flatirons
National Ballpark Museum ©
National Ballpark Museum

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Charlotte

Charlotte ©
On the 10th (Sat), stroll around Frank Liske Park, thenjoin the crowd at Charlotte Motor Speedway, and then explore the world behind art at Mint Museum Randolph. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Freedom Park, thentrek along Little Sugar Creek Greenway, and then explore the engaging exhibits at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Charlotte trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Denver to Charlotte in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Denver to Charlotte, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Denver in October; daily highs in Charlotte reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Charlotte

Parks Museums Trails

Side Trip

Concord
Highlights from your plan
Little Sugar Creek Greenway ©
Little Sugar Creek Greenway
Charlotte Motor Speedway ©
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Freedom Park ©
Freedom Park

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