18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Paintsville
Drive:  11​h
1
Springfield
— 1 night
Drive:  13​h
2
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
3
Page
— 3 nights
drive:  15​h 30​min
4
Island Park
— 8 nights
drive:  9​h 30​min
5
Rapid City
— 1 day
Drive:  8​h 30​min
6
Champaign
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 30​min
End: Paintsville

1
night
Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is the third-largest city in the state of Missouri and the county seat of Greene County. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): explore the activities along Sequiota Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Springfield road trip app .

Paintsville to Springfield is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Paintsville in September, Springfield is a bit cooler at night with lows of 61°F. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Springfield

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Sequiota Park ©
Sequiota Park

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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.
For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Albuquerque trip itinerary site .

Traveling by flight from Springfield to Albuquerque takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 60°F. On the 6th (Sun), you're off toPage.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Parks Outdoors Museums

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Page

Page ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Page: Grand Canyon National Park (Bright Angel Point, Cape Royal, & more) and Marble Canyon (in Marble Canyon). There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon, and see Off-Road Tours.

Find out how to plan Page trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Albuquerque to Page takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in September, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Island Park.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Marble Canyon
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Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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Island Park

Island Park ©
Island Park is a city in Fremont County, Idaho, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Teton Rock Gym and Rexburg Rapids. Venture out of the city with trips to Yellowstone National Park (Biscuit Basin, Upper Geyser Basin, & more), Menan Butte (in Menan) and Idaho Falls (Idaho Falls River Walk, Hell's Half Acre Lava Field, & more). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Inspiration Point, immerse yourself in nature at Harriman State Park, make a trip to Johnny Sack Cabin, and explore the engaging exhibits at Museum of Rexburg: Home of the Teton Flood Exhibit.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Island Park trip builder app .

Explore your travel options from Page to Island Park with the Route module. Traveling from Page in September, things will get much colder in Island Park: highs are around 64°F and lows about 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Island Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

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Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Idaho Falls, Rexburg, Menan Butte
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Biscuit Basin ©
Biscuit Basin
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
On the 19th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Country USA and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Reptile Gardens.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rapid City trip maker app .

Explore your travel options from Island Park to Rapid City with the Route module. While traveling from Island Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Rapid City, ranging from highs of 75°F to lows of 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Champaign.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums
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Bear Country USA ©
Bear Country USA
Reptile Gardens ©
Reptile Gardens

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Champaign

Champaign ©
Champaign is a city in Champaign County, Illinois, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll around Meadowbrook Park, then get lost in a book at Champaign Public Library, then have fun at Curtis Orchard & Pumpkin Patch, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Idea Garden.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Champaign trip tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rapid City to Champaign. Traveling from Rapid City to Champaign, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Rapid City, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Champaign, ranging from highs of 81°F to lows of 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Fun & Games Parks

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Urbana
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Curtis Orchard & Pumpkin Patch ©
Curtis Orchard & Pumpkin Patch
Meadowbrook Park ©
Meadowbrook Park
Champaign Public Library ©
Champaign Public Library

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