18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Aspen
— 3 nights
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Park City
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
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Albuquerque
— 2 nights

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Aspen

Aspen ©

Rocky Mountain High

Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Step out of Aspen with an excursion to Woody Creek Distillery in Basalt--about 50 minutes away. On the 28th (Mon), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Buttermilk Mountain. On the 29th (Tue), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Aspen Mountain / Ajax. There's lots more to do: gain insight at Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, stroll through Aspen Snowmass, settle in for a delightful tour with Aspen Carriage and Sleigh Day Tours, and pause for some photo ops at The John Denver Sanctuary.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Aspen vacation planner.

Washington DC to Aspen is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of subway, train, bus, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Aspen is minus 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Washington DC in December: highs in Aspen hover around 35°F, while lows dip to 10°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Park City.

Things to do in Aspen

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Nature

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Park City side-trips: Assembly Hall (in Salt Lake City), North Forty Escapes (in Oakley) and Backcountry Snowmobiling (in Coalville). There's still lots to do: get all the equipment you need at Ski Butlers Park City, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at High West Distillery, hit the slopes at Deer Valley Resort, and test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Park City.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Park City road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Aspen to Park City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Park City can reach 35°F, while at night they dip to 13°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Park City

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Wildlife

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Room Escape Game
Escape Room Park City
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Beringer Vineyards (in St. Helena), Robert Biale Vineyards (in Napa) and Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides (in Yountville). The adventure continues: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, and take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Park City to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Park City to San Francisco is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Park City in January, expect San Francisco to be much hotter, temps between 59°F and 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

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Must see
Alcatraz Island
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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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas sightseeing planning tool.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in January, plan for little chillier nights in Las Vegas, with lows around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Shopping · Parks · Casinos
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Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©

Duke City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): don't miss a visit to New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society, then learn the secrets of beer at Routes Bicycle Tours & Rentals, and then engage your brain at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Albuquerque New Mexico Temple and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bombs Away Beer Co..

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Albuquerque online road trip planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to Albuquerque in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In January, Albuquerque is a bit cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 49°F and lows of 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

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