16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Denver
1
Denver
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h
2
Branson
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Saint Louis
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h
4
Ashland
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Denver

3
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Denver side-trips: Carousel of Happiness (in Nederland), Trail Ridge Road (in Rocky Mountain National Park) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Idaho Springs). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, get a sense of history and politics at Colorado State Capitol, and explore and take pictures at Hidee Gold Mine.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver online holiday maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Denver. In June, daily temperatures in Denver can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Branson.

Things to do in Denver

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Hidee Gold Mine, Carousel of Happiness, Trail Ridge Road, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Carousel of Happiness ©
Carousel of Happiness

4
nights
Branson

Branson ©
Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 3rd (Wed) at Silver Dollar City. Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at Escape Code, make a splash at White Water, stop by Quilts & Quilts The Fabric Shoppe, and try for a hole-in-one at Bigfoot Fun Park.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Branson online trip builder .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Denver to Branson takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Branson. Traveling from Denver in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Branson, with lows around 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Branson

Theme Parks Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Table Rock Lake
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Silver Dollar City ©
Silver Dollar City
Escape Code ©
Escape Code
Table Rock Lake ©
Table Rock Lake

3
nights
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Saint Louis is known for museums, zoos & aquariums, parks, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the resident critters at Saint Louis Zoo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, admire all the interesting features of Busch Stadium, and admire the natural beauty at Missouri Botanical Garden.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Branson to Saint Louis takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ashland.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sachs Butterfly House
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The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch
Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo
City Museum ©
City Museum

4
nights
Ashland

Ashland ©
Ashland is a city in Ashland and Bayfield counties in the U.S. Get out of town with these interesting Ashland side-trips: Ontonagon (Lake of the Clouds & Porcupine Mountains State Park), Potato River Falls (in Hurley) and Copper Falls State Park (in Mellen). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Ice Caves, take in the exciting artwork at Stone's Throw Art Gallery, push the limits with an extreme tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Maslowski Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ashland online trip itinerary maker .

Explore your travel options from Saint Louis to Ashland with the Route module. In July, Ashland is slightly colder than Saint Louis - with highs of 78°F and lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ashland

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bayfield, Ontonagon, Copper Falls State Park, Michigan's Iron Belle Trail - Western Gateway Trail, Gooseberry Falls State Park
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Ashland Historical Museum ©
Ashland Historical Museum
Lake of the Clouds ©
Lake of the Clouds
Porcupine Mountains State Park ©
Porcupine Mountains State Park

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