21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Dallas
— 1 night
2
Farmington
— 2 nights
3
Denver
— 3 nights
4
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 7 nights
6
Crazy Horse
— 2 nights
7
Omaha
— 1 night

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night
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Dallas Zoo, examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, thenpause for some photo ops at Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District, and finally contemplate the long history of Top O'Hill Terrace.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Dallas trip itinerary planner.

Newark to Dallas is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Newark to Dallas. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Newark in June; daily highs in Dallas reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Farmington.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Top O'Hill Terrace
Highlights from your plan
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
Perot Museum of Nature and Science ©
Perot Museum of Nature and Science

2
nights
Farmington

Farmington ©
Farmington ' is a city in San Juan County in the US state of New Mexico. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): admire the majestic nature at Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness, thendelve into the distant past at Balcony House, and then contemplate the long history of Cliff Palace. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Animas River and then take a memorable drive along Million Dollar Highway.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Farmington trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dallas to Farmington. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Dallas in July since evenings lows in Farmington dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Farmington

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mesa Verde National Park, Animas River, Million Dollar Highway
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Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness ©
Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness
Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace
Balcony House ©
Balcony House

3
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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.
Get outdoors at River Rafting & Tubing and Hidden Mesa Open Space & Trail. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Denver Art Museum. Step out of Denver to go to Aurora and see Plains Conservation Center, which is approximately 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Denver Union Station, engage your brain at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, look for all kinds of wild species at Dinosaur Ridge, and take a stroll through 16th Street Mall.

To find maps and other tourist information, read our Denver vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Farmington to Denver. Traveling from Farmington in July, you will find days in Denver are slightly colder (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Aurora, River Rafting & Tubing, Dinosaur Ridge, Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum, Hidden Mesa Open Space & Trail
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Denver Art Museum ©
Denver Art Museum

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): hike along Timpanogos Cave National Monument, explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Art at the Main Gallery, thenget a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Utah, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of The Tabernacle, and finally find something for the whole family at Lagoon Amusement Park.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Salt Lake City visit planning website.

Getting from Denver to Salt Lake City by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, Salt Lake City is somewhat warmer than Denver - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Timpanogos Cave National Monument, Lagoon Amusement Park
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Natural History Museum of Utah ©
Natural History Museum of Utah

7
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Uncle Tom's Trail and S Rim Trail. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Yellowstone National Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Gibbon Falls, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, and admire all the interesting features of Firehole Canyon Drive.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Salt Lake City in July; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Crazy Horse.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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nights
Crazy Horse

Crazy Horse ©
On the 16th (Tue), take a memorable drive along Wildlife Loop Road, get answers to all your questions at Peter Norbeck Outdoor Education Center, admire the majestic nature at Custer State Park, thenexplore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, and finally appreciate the history behind Crazy Horse Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Presidential Trail, thenexplore the activities along Sylvan Lake, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Mammoth Site of Hot Springs.

To find reviews and tourist information, refer to the Crazy Horse trip planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Crazy Horse by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Crazy Horse at °F and lows at °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Omaha.

Things to do in Crazy Horse

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Custer, Keystone, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel

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Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
On the 18th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at The Durham Museum, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Henry Doorly Zoo, thenidentify plant and animal life at Fontenelle Forest Nature Center, and finally admire the masterpieces at Joslyn Art Museum. Keep things going the next day: walk around Hitchcock Nature Center and then identify plant and animal life at Desoto National Wildlife Refuge.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Omaha trip planner.

You can fly from Crazy Horse to Omaha in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Crazy Horse in July: high temperatures in Omaha hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Desoto National Wildlife Refuge, Hitchcock Nature Center, Fontenelle Forest Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
The Durham Museum ©
The Durham Museum
Joslyn Art Museum ©
Joslyn Art Museum

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