17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Thomaston
Drive:  4 h
1
Birmingham
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
2
Memphis
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Russellville
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Checotah
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
5
Clinton
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
6
Amarillo
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
7
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
8
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
9
Las Vegas
— 8 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h
End: Thomaston

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
You've now added Birmingham Civil Rights Institute to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): see the interesting displays at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and then learn about winemaking at Morgan Creek Vineyards.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Birmingham trip builder website .

Thomaston to Birmingham is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Thomaston to Birmingham. In May, daytime highs in Birmingham are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Wineries

Side Trip

Morgan Creek Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Morgan Creek Vineyards ©
Morgan Creek Vineyards
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

1
night
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Sun Studio and then try your luck at Horseshoe Casino.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Memphis travel planner .

Getting from Birmingham to Memphis by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. May in Memphis sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Russellville.

Things to do in Memphis

Casinos Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
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Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

1
night
Russellville

Russellville
Russellville is the county seat and largest city in Pope County, Arkansas, United States, with a population of 27,920, according to the 2010 Census. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Lake Dardenelle State Park.

Start your trip to Russellville by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Memphis to Russellville by car takes about 3.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Russellville are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Checotah.

Things to do in Russellville

Parks Nature Wildlife

1
night
Checotah

Checotah ©
Checotah is a town in McIntosh County, Oklahoma, United States. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): look for gifts at Lovera's Italian Market and then immerse yourself in nature at Robbers Cave State Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Checotah attractions site .

Traveling by car from Russellville to Checotah takes 2.5 hours. In May in Checotah, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Clinton.

Things to do in Checotah

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Lovera's Italian Market, Robbers Cave State Park
Highlights from your plan
Robbers Cave State Park ©
Robbers Cave State Park

1
night
Clinton

Clinton ©
Clinton is a city in Custer and Washita counties in the U.S. On the 5th (Sun), look for gifts at Cherokee Trading Post, get curious at Stafford Air & Space Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Oklahoma Route 66 Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Clinton holiday maker tool .

Getting from Checotah to Clinton by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly. In May in Clinton, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Clinton

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Stafford Air & Space Museum
Highlights from your plan
Oklahoma Route 66 Museum ©
Oklahoma Route 66 Museum
Stafford Air & Space Museum ©
Stafford Air & Space Museum
Cherokee Trading Post ©
Cherokee Trading Post

1
night
Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): admire all the interesting features of Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West, don't miss a visit to Huge Pair of Legs, and then examine the collection at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Amarillo trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Clinton to Amarillo in 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Amarillo are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum ©
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West ©
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West

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night
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 7th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Felipe de Neri Church and then get to know the fascinating history of Albuquerque Old Town.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque road trip planning site .

Drive from Amarillo to Albuquerque in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amarillo to Albuquerque due to the time zone difference. In May in Albuquerque, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Albuquerque Old Town ©
Albuquerque Old Town
San Felipe de Neri Church ©
San Felipe de Neri Church

1
night
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll through West Fork Oak Creek Trail and then explore the fascinating landscape at Painted Desert.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Flagstaff trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Albuquerque to Flagstaff in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Albuquerque in May; daily highs in Flagstaff reach 65°F and lows reach 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

West Fork Oak Creek Trail, Painted Desert
Highlights from your plan
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert
West Fork Oak Creek Trail ©
West Fork Oak Creek Trail

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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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: shop like a local with The Strip, take a memorable tour with Tours, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Flagstaff to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Flagstaff to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Flagstaff in May, things will get warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 87°F and lows about 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Tours Parks

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Helicopter Tours
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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