16 days in Western US Itinerary

16 days in Western US Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Moab
— 2 nights
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Page
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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Jackson Hole
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): take a memorable tour with The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure and then push the limits with Rusty Wallace Racing Experience. On the next day, stroll around Garden of the Gods, see the interesting displays at Penrose Heritage Museum, and then brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip website.

Lexington to Colorado Springs is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Lexington in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Colorado Springs, with lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Adventure

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©

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Moab

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: get interesting insight from Tours, take a tour by water with Moab Jett, and then take a memorable drive along Arches National Park Scenic Drive.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Moab trip planner.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Moab by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and car. September in Moab sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Moab Jett ©
Moab Jett

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Page

Page ©

Center of Canyon Country

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.
On the 7th (Tue), enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon, take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend, then take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, and finally capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

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Getting from Moab to Page by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Moab in September since evenings lows in Page dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Gunfighter Canyon ©
Gunfighter Canyon
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Paris Las Vegas, then enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, and finally try your luck at Casino At The Venetian. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): shop like a local with The Strip, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

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

Getting from Page to Las Vegas by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Page to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Page in September: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 93°F and lows are around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the San Francisco itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, San Francisco is slightly colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 76°F and lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, get great views at Lookout Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lone Star Geyser.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from San Francisco in September: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 60°F, while lows dip to 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Jackson Hole day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, expect nights in Jackson Hole to be about the same, around 38°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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