23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Denver
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
2
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Sacramento
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
6
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
9
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
10
Morristown
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
11
Scottsdale
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
12
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
13
Oklahoma City
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
14
Kansas City
— 4 nights
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Dubai

1
night
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.
On the 21st (Sun), cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Denver road trip planner .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Denver is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 11 hours traveling from Dubai to Denver. Traveling from Dubai in July, things will get colder in Denver: highs are around 36°C and lows about 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours

1
night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
On the 22nd (Mon), walk around Garden of the Gods, examine the collection at Penrose Heritage Museum, and then walk around North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip planner .

You can take a bus from Denver to Colorado Springs in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Colorado Springs are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Penrose Heritage Museum ©
Penrose Heritage Museum
North Cheyenne Canon Park ©
North Cheyenne Canon Park

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Utah, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, then examine the collection at Land Cruiser Heritage Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Art at the Main Gallery.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Salt Lake City visit app .

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Colorado Springs in July, expect Salt Lake City to be a bit warmer, temps between 41°C and 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Sacramento.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum of Utah ©
Natural History Museum of Utah
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Land Cruiser Heritage Museum ©
Land Cruiser Heritage Museum

1
night
Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Effie Yeaw Nature Center, explore the world behind art at Crocker Art Museum, and then examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Sacramento trip itinerary builder .

Fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Salt Lake City to Sacramento is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salt Lake City in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Sacramento, with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Sacramento

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Effie Yeaw Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
Crocker Art Museum ©
Crocker Art Museum
Effie Yeaw Nature Center ©
Effie Yeaw Nature Center

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Exploratorium and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Sacramento to San Francisco takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Sacramento in July, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are cooler, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Shopping Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
On the 27th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Old Mission Santa Barbara, then identify plant and animal life at Douglas Family Preserve, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Thousand Steps Beach, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Santa Barbara day trip tool .

Getting from San Francisco to Santa Barbara by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. July in Santa Barbara sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Douglas Family Preserve ©
Douglas Family Preserve

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
On the 28th (Sun), kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, then take an in-depth tour of Autry Museum of the American West, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. On the next day, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, then explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, then get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Contemporary Art.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles journey builder site .

You can drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Santa Barbara in July; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Beaches
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at La Jolla Cove and Black's Beach. Step out of San Diego with an excursion to Lions, Tigers & Bears in Alpine--about 58 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, enjoy the sand and surf at Children's Pool, and explore the activities along Scripps Institute of Oceanography Coastal Reserve.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our San Diego holiday builder site .

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lions, Tigers & Bears
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Maritime Museum of San Diego ©
Maritime Museum of San Diego

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Fri), see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner .

Getting from San Diego to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Diego in August, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 45°C by day to 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Morristown.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

1
night
Morristown

Morristown
Morristown is a census-designated place in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. On the 3rd (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Lake Pleasant Regional Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Morristown trip itinerary builder app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Las Vegas to Morristown. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 45°C in August, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Scottsdale.

Things to do in Morristown

Wildlife Parks Nature

1
night
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum and then look for all kinds of wild species at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center.

Plan my day in Scottsdale using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Morristown to Scottsdale in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 47°C in August, and nighttime lows around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Musical Instrument Museum
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum

1
night
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): contemplate the long history of El Rancho de las Golondrinas, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Keshi, and finally view the masterpieces at Nedra Matteucci Galleries.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Santa Fe online tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Scottsdale to Santa Fe in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Scottsdale in August, expect Santa Fe to be much colder, temps between 34°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Nedra Matteucci Galleries ©
Nedra Matteucci Galleries
Keshi ©
Keshi
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

1
night
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): examine the collection at Oklahoma County Auto Trim and Mini Museum, then admire the masterpieces at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, then learn more about the world around you at Museum of Osteology, and finally make a trip to Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Oklahoma City trip builder site .

Getting from Santa Fe to Oklahoma City by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Santa Fe in August: high temperatures in Oklahoma City hover around 38°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kansas City.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oklahoma County Auto Trim and Mini Museum
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Osteology ©
Museum of Osteology

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nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Evel Knievel Museum and The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Museum-lovers will get to explore Bingham Waggoner Estate and Remington Nature Center. Get out of town with these interesting Kansas City side-trips: Combat Air Museum (in Topeka), Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge (in Mound City) and Territorial Capital Museum (in Lecompton). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of National WWI Museum and Memorial, look for all kinds of wild species at Parkville Nature Sanctuary, browse the collection at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Holladay Distillery.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kansas City trip planner .

Traveling by car from Oklahoma City to Kansas City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Topeka, Independence, Parkville Nature Sanctuary, Territorial Capital Museum, Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Bingham Waggoner Estate ©
Bingham Waggoner Estate
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©

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