24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Little Rock
Fly:  5​h
1
Denver
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
La Quinta
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Seattle
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Bellingham
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
5
Dillon
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
6
Dinosaur
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
7
Ouray
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Little Rock

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.
Explore Denver's surroundings by going to Carousel of Happiness (in Nederland), River Rafting & Tubing (in Idaho Springs) and Rocky Mountain National Park (Trail Ridge Road & Emerald Lake Trail). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, explore and take pictures at Coors Field, and examine the collection at Colorado Model Railroad Museum.

To plan Denver vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Little Rock to Denver is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Little Rock to Denver, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Little Rock in July, things will get slightly colder in Denver: highs are around 87°F and lows about 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to La Quinta.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Estes Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Carousel of Happiness, Colorado Model Railroad Museum, Hidee Gold Mine
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
River Rafting & Tubing
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans

1
night
La Quinta

La Quinta ©
La Quinta is a resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, specifically in the Coachella Valley between Indian Wells and Indio. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): examine the collection at La Quinta Museum, then play a few rounds at Palm Royale Country Club, and then don't miss a visit to St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our La Quinta travel planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Denver to La Quinta. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Denver to La Quinta due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Denver in July, things will get somewhat warmer in La Quinta: highs are around 107°F and lows about 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in La Quinta

Outdoors Golf Museums
Highlights from your plan
Palm Royale Country Club ©
Palm Royale Country Club
La Quinta Museum ©
La Quinta Museum

4
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seattle: B&B Family Farm (in Sequim), Hood Canal (in Olympic National Park) and Cascadia Art Museum (in Edmonds). Dedicate the 13th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Woodland Park Zoo, don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Seattle trip maker .

Explore your travel options from La Quinta to Seattle with the Route module. Traveling from La Quinta in July, you will find days in Seattle are colder (79°F), and nights are slightly colder (60°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bellingham.

Things to do in Seattle

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trips

B&B Family Farm, Hood Canal, Cascadia Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

4
nights
Bellingham

Bellingham ©
Perched at the northern end of Washington's Pacific coast, the mid-sized city of Bellingham serves as an important stopover on the road between Seattle and Vancouver.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bellingham: Blaine (Point Whitehorn Marine Park & Blaine Marine Park), Glacier (Heliotrope Ridge Trail & Skyline Divide) and Deception Pass State Park (in Oak Harbor). And it doesn't end there: hike along Chain Lakes Loop, look for gifts at Chuckanut Bay Gallery & Sculpture Garden, grab your bike and head to Interurban Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Artist Point.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bellingham travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Seattle to Bellingham takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Seattle in July, expect nights in Bellingham to be about the same, around 56°F, while days are little chillier, around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Dillon.

Things to do in Bellingham

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Glacier, Blaine, Deception Pass State Park, Artist Point
Highlights from your plan
Deception Pass State Park ©
Deception Pass State Park
Skyline Divide ©
Skyline Divide
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

1
night
Dillon

Dillon ©
Dillon is a city in and the county seat of Beaverhead County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): walk around Crystal Park, then see a world frozen in time at Bannack State Park, and then get engrossed in the history at Dillon Visitor Center. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pioneer Mountain Wilderness Area, then stop by The Bookstore, and then examine the collection at Beaverhead County Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Dillon itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Bellingham to Dillon takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bellingham to Dillon due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Bellingham in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Dillon, with highs around 85°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Dinosaur.

Things to do in Dillon

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Crystal Park
Highlights from your plan
Bannack State Park ©
Bannack State Park
Crystal Park ©
Crystal Park
The Bookstore ©
The Bookstore

1
night
Dinosaur

Dinosaur ©
Dinosaur is a Statutory Town located in Moffat County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): make a trip to Dinosaur National Monument and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Harper's Corner. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of Dinosaur Quarry Visitor Center, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Dinosaur National Monument visitor center, and then cruise along Yampa Bench Road.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Dinosaur holiday planner.

You can drive from Dillon to Dinosaur in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, Dinosaur is a bit warmer than Dillon - with highs of 91°F and lows of 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Ouray.

Things to do in Dinosaur

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Jensen
Highlights from your plan
Dinosaur National Monument ©
Dinosaur National Monument
Dinosaur Quarry Visitor Center ©
Dinosaur Quarry Visitor Center

3
nights
Ouray

Ouray ©
Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ouray: San Juan County Historical Society (in Silverton), Museum of the Mountain West (in Montrose) and Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park (Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park & South Rim Road). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Ouray Alchemist Museum, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idarado Mine, get to know the fascinating history of Ouray County Museum, and walk around Box Canyon Waterfall & Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ouray day trip tool .

You can drive from Dinosaur to Ouray in 4 hours. Traveling from Dinosaur in July, expect Ouray to be little chillier, temps between 74°F and 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ouray

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, Silverton, Museum of the Mountain West, Bear Creek Falls
Highlights from your plan
Ouray Alchemist Museum ©
Ouray Alchemist Museum
Yankee Boy Basin ©
Yankee Boy Basin

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