21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Phoenix
Drive:  30 min
1
Chandler
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Tram + Fly:  5 h
2
Durango
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Denver
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
4
Page
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Flagstaff
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
End: Phoenix

2
nights
Chandler

Chandler ©
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery and Chandler Museum. Step out of the city life by going to KOLI Equestrian Center and Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Scottsdale (Troon North Golf Club & McDowell Sonoran Preserve) and Carefree Desert Gardens (in Carefree).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Chandler holiday planner.

Phoenix to Chandler is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Chandler can reach 104°F, while at night they dip to 82°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Durango.

Things to do in Chandler

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Carefree Desert Gardens
Highlights from your plan
KOLI Equestrian Center ©
KOLI Equestrian Center
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center
Old Town Scottsdale ©
Old Town Scottsdale

3
nights
Durango

Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Balcony House and Cliff Palace. Take a break from the city and head to River Rafting & Tubing and San Juan National Forest. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through The Colorado Trail, view the masterpieces at Scenic Aperture Gallery, examine the collection at Durango Fish Hatchery and Wildlife Museum, and shop like a local with Earthen Vessel Gallery.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Durango trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of bus, tram, and flight from Chandler to Durango takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Chandler in July, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Durango: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Durango

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mesa Verde National Park, Lizard Head Wilderness
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace
Balcony House ©
Balcony House

5
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Denver Union Station and Old Colorado City. Step out of the city life by going to Mount Evans and Fishing Charters & Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Denver: Garden of the Gods (in Colorado Springs), Hotel de Paris Museum (in Georgetown) and Summit Lake Park (in Idaho Springs). And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Mount Evans Scenic Byway, look for all kinds of wild species at Hidden Mesa Open Space & Trail, explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Logan National Cemetery, and steep yourself in history at Molly Brown House Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Denver route maker site.

Getting from Durango to Denver by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Durango in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 60°F in Denver. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Castle Rock, Colorado Springs, Commonwheel Artists Co-op, Hotel de Paris Museum, Summit Lake Park
Highlights from your plan
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Fishing Charters & Tours

4
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Horseshoe Bend and Bright Angel Point. Get some cultural insight at Raven's Heart Gallery and Historical Kanab Library. Change things up with these side-trips from Page: Best Friends Animal Sanctuary (in Kanab), Marble Canyon (in Marble Canyon) and Cape Royal (in Grand Canyon National Park). The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, look for all kinds of wild species at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Powell.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Page trip maker app.

Fly from Denver to Page in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Denver in July, expect Page to be somewhat warmer, temps between 98°F and 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kanab, Grand Canyon National Park, Marble Canyon, Paria Canyon Wilderness Area
Highlights from your plan
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Bright Angel Point ©
Bright Angel Point
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

6
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon South Rim and Hopi House. Venture out of the city with trips to Grand Canyon National Park (Inner Canyon, Bright Angel Trail, &more) and Sedona (Off-Road Tours & Spas). There's more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Walnut Canyon National Monument.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Flagstaff trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Page to Flagstaff takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. When traveling from Page in July, plan for little chillier days in Flagstaff, with highs around 81°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Sedona
Highlights from your plan
Hopi House ©
Hopi House
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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