17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Denver
— 3 nights
2
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
4
Phoenix
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
Visit Denver Union Station and Holy Ghost Catholic Church for their historical value. Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Denver Art Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Winter Park Resort (in Winter Park) and Keystone Ski Area (in Keystone). The adventure continues: stroll the grounds of Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum and engage your brain at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Denver driving holiday planning website.

New York City to Denver is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Denver due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in March, you will find days in Denver are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are little chillier (°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum, Winter Park Resort, Keystone Ski Area
Highlights from your plan
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Winter Park Resort ©
Winter Park Resort
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center ©
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Strip and Counts Kustoms. Take a break from the city and head to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Get out of town with these interesting Las Vegas side-trips: Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave), Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection (in Laughlin) and Shoshone Museum (in Shoshone). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas tour itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Denver to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Denver in April; daily highs in Las Vegas reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Museums Adventure

Side Trips

Pahrump Valley Museum, Willow Beach, Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection, Shoshone Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

5
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Get a sense of the local culture at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Santa Monica State Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Norton Simon Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Tolerance, and examine the collection at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita.

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Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum

3
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Boyce Thompson Arboretum and then contemplate the waterfront views at Three Mile Wash. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Heard Museum, and then examine the collection at Cutler Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Phoenix route builder.

Getting from Los Angeles to Phoenix by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles to Phoenix, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in April; daily highs in Phoenix reach °F and lows reach °F. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Three Mile Wash, Main Street Arts District, Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Highlights from your plan
Boyce Thompson Arboretum ©
Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Heard Museum ©
Heard Museum
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum

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