25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam
Train + Fly:  13 h 15 min
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
2
Sedona
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Chinle
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
7
Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Durango
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
9
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
10
Capitol Reef National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
11
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
12
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
13
Overton
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Bus:  8 h 45 min
14
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  11 h 30 min
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Titanic, then see the interesting displays at Nostalgia Street Rods, then take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, head outdoors with Green Valley Range, then see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Las Vegas is an approximately 13.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Amsterdam in September, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 25°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Sedona.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum, Green Valley Range, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 6th (Sun), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then trek along Airport Mesa.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sedona trip planner.

Drive from Las Vegas to Sedona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Sedona, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in September: high temperatures in Sedona hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock State Park ©
Red Rock State Park
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

2
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Bright Angel Trail, take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning app.

You can drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Sedona in September: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

2
nights
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.
To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Page trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September; daily highs in Page reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Page

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours, explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, then take a memorable tour with Tours, then see the interesting displays at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., and finally stop by Navajo Jewelry and Design.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Monument Valley trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Page to Monument Valley in 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Page in September; daily highs in Monument Valley reach 32°C and lows reach 13°C. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Chinle.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. ©
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum.

1
night
Chinle

Chinle is a census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Canyon de Chelly National Monument. On the 12th (Sat), explore the stunning scenery at Canyon de Chelly National Monument.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Chinle trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Monument Valley to Chinle in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Monument Valley in September, plan for little chillier nights in Chinle, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Chinle

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
White House Ruins Trail
White House Ruins Trail
Canyon de Chelly National Monument ©
Canyon de Chelly National Monument

1
night
Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Mesa Verde National Park travel route site.

You can drive from Chinle to Mesa Verde National Park in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and car. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 8°C. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Durango.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Durango Fish Hatchery and Wildlife Museum, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then make a trip to Historic Downtown Durango, and finally kick your exploration up a notch at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Durango tour planner.

You can drive from Mesa Verde National Park to Durango in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and shuttle. In September, daily temperatures in Durango can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Moab.

Things to do in Durango

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
River Rafting & Tubing
Historic Downtown Durango ©
Historic Downtown Durango

2
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): stroll through Bike Fiend, see the sky in a new way at RedRock Astronomy, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then admire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Mesa Arch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Arches National Park, then see Off-Road Tours, then take in the exciting artwork at Tom Till Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at Bret Edge Photography Gallery.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Moab attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Durango to Moab takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Durango in September; daily highs in Moab reach 34°C and lows reach 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Thu) before leaving for Capitol Reef National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mesa Arch
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

1
night
Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park takes its name from a particularly rugged and scenic section of the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic "wrinkle" stretching for 160 km (100 mi) along a dry plateau surrounded by white Navajo sandstone cliffs and domes, and red canyons, buttes, and rock bridges.
On the 17th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Gifford Homestead, then hike along The Hickman Bridge Trail, then hike along Capitol Gorge Trail, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Capitol Reef National Park .

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Capitol Reef National Park travel route planning app.

Getting from Moab to Capitol Reef National Park by car takes about 3.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Moab in September: high temperatures in Capitol Reef National Park hover around 24°C and lows are around 5°C. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Capitol Reef National Park

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Capitol Reef National Park ©
Capitol Reef National Park
Gifford Homestead ©
Gifford Homestead

2
nights
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, then get great views at Paria View, and then get great views at Fairyland Point. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Bryce Amphitheatre, hike along Rim Trail, then hike along Navajo Loop Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Sunset Point, and finally explore the striking landscape of Peek-A-Boo Loop.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Bryce Canyon National Park travel route site.

Drive from Capitol Reef National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Bryce Canyon National Park can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Ruby's Inn
Highlights from your plan
Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

3
nights
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Take a break from the city and head to The Narrows and Angel's Landing. Spend the 20th (Sun) exploring nature at Zion National Park. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Canyon Overlook Trail, admire all the interesting features of Zion Shuttle, cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, and make a trip to Observation Point.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Zion National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. In September, Zion National Park is somewhat warmer than Bryce Canyon National Park - with highs of 34°C and lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Overton.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town)
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

1
night
Overton

Overton ©
Overton is an Unincorporated Town located in Clark County, Nevada. Plan my Overton trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Overton in 2.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Zion National Park in September: highs in Overton hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Overton

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Mouse's Tank ©
Mouse's Tank
Lost City Museum ©
Lost City Museum

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nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Visiting East River Waterfront Esplanade and Hallett Nature Sanctuary will get you outdoors. Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and Hamilton Grange National Memorial are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, push the limits with an extreme tour, contemplate the long history of Ellis Island, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City trip site.

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Overton to New York City in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Overton to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Overton in September; daily highs in New York City reach 31°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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