27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
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Las Vegas
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
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Kingman
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Seligman
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Flagstaff
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
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Petrified Forest National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Sedona
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
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Monument Valley
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
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Cortez
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
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Durango
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
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Alamosa
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
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Denver
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
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Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
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Bryce
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
14
Cedar City
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
16
Bakersfield
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
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Visalia
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
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Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
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San Francisco
— Few hours
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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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.
To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online vacation planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are McCarran International Airport and Laughlin Bullhead International Airport. September in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C at night. You'll set off for Kingman on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Outdoors Tours

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Kingman

Kingman
Kingman is a city in and the county seat of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kingman planner .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Kingman in 2 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas to Kingman, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, Kingman is a bit cooler at night with lows of 18°C. You'll set off for Seligman on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Kingman

Outdoors Tours Parks

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Seligman

Seligman
Seligman is a census-designated place (CDP) on the northern border of Yavapai County, in northwestern Arizona, the United States.The population was 456 at the 2000 census.GeographySeligman is located at, at 5240ft in elevation, alongside the Big Chino Wash, in a northern section of Chino Valley. To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Seligman trip planning website .

You can drive from Kingman to Seligman in 1.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kingman in September, with highs in Seligman at 27°C and lows at 9°C. You will leave for Flagstaff on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Seligman

Parks Tours Outdoors

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines as well as Maverick Helicopters. Step out of Flagstaff with an excursion to Adventurous Antelope Canyon Photo Tours in Page--about 3 hours away.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Flagstaff trip planner .

Drive from Seligman to Flagstaff in 1.5 hours. September in Flagstaff sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 7°C at night. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Petrified Forest National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Tusayan, Adventurous Antelope Canyon Photo Tours
Highlights from your plan
Maverick Helicopters ©
Maverick Helicopters

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Petrified Forest National Park

Petrified Forest National Park
Petrified Forest National Park presents a surreal landscape of large deposits of petrified wood.
On the 3rd (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Crystal Forest Loop.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Petrified Forest National Park online tour builder .

Drive from Flagstaff to Petrified Forest National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. October in Petrified Forest National Park sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 1°C at night. On the 3rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Petrified Forest National Park

Wildlife Parks

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Sedona

Sedona
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
You've now added Cameron Trading Post to your itinerary.

Make your Sedona itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Drive from Petrified Forest National Park to Sedona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. When traveling from Petrified Forest National Park in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Sedona: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Sedona

Shopping

Side Trip

Cameron Trading Post

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Monument Valley

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. You've now added Navajo Spirit Tours to your itinerary. On the 4th (Fri), look for gifts at Monument Valley Navajo Market. On your second day here, delve into the distant past with Navajo Spirit Tours.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Monument Valley trip planner .

You can drive from Sedona to Monument Valley in 5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sedona in October, with highs in Monument Valley at 25°C and lows at 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cortez.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Outdoors Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Market ©
Monument Valley Navajo Market

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Cortez

Cortez
As the closest town to a national park known for its archeological dwellings, Cortez sits along ancient trails that native Puebloan tribes have used for millennia.
For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Cortez trip builder tool .

Getting from Monument Valley to Cortez by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Cortez, with lows of 1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Durango.

Things to do in Cortez

Parks Outdoors Nature

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Durango

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.
To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Durango trip planning website .

You can take a bus from Cortez to Durango in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In October in Durango, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 0°C at night. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Alamosa.

Things to do in Durango

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Alamosa

Alamosa ©
Alamosa is a city under Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Alamosa County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Gators Reptile Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Alamosa online tour planner .

You can drive from Durango to Alamosa in 3 hours. Traveling from Durango in October, plan for little chillier nights in Alamosa, with lows around -3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Denver.

Things to do in Alamosa

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Colorado Gators Reptile Park
Highlights from your plan
Colorado Gators Reptile Park ©
Colorado Gators Reptile Park

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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.
On your second day here, browse the different shops at 16th Street Mall, look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Denver Zoo, and finally admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Denver trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Alamosa to Denver takes 4 hours. Traveling from Alamosa in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Denver, with lows of 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Moab.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens

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Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Double Down Bike Shop.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Moab trip planning site .

Fly from Denver to Moab in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bryce.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park
Double Down Bike Shop ©
Double Down Bike Shop
Gearheads Outdoor Store ©
Gearheads Outdoor Store

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Bryce

Bryce ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): get great views at Fairyland Point, then stroll through Rim Trail, and then look for gifts at Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bryce online day trip planner .

Drive from Moab to Bryce in 4.5 hours. In October, Bryce is a bit cooler than Moab - with highs of 19°C and lows of -1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Tue) before leaving for Cedar City.

Things to do in Bryce

Trails Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Bryce Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Farview Point ©
Farview Point
Fairyland Point ©
Fairyland Point

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Cedar City

Cedar City ©
Cedar City is a city in Iron County, Utah, United States, 250mi south of Salt Lake City, and 180mi north of Las Vegas on Interstate 15. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): do a tasting at IG Winery and then grab your bike and head to Coal Creek Trail.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Cedar City online driving holiday planner .

Drive from Bryce to Cedar City in 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bryce in October: high temperatures in Cedar City hover around 23°C and lows are around 2°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Wed) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in Cedar City

Trails Wineries Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cedar City Utah Temple ©
Cedar City Utah Temple

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and then try your luck at Paris Las Vegas.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip maker tool .

You can drive from Cedar City to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Cedar City, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Fri) before leaving for Bakersfield.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Lake Mead National Recreation Area ©
Paris Las Vegas ©
Paris Las Vegas

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Bakersfield

Bakersfield ©
Bakersfield is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Kern County. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): relax in the rural setting at Murray Family Farms, The Big Red Barn.

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

You can drive from Las Vegas to Bakersfield in 5 hours. Another option is to fly. In October, daily temperatures in Bakersfield can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sat) before leaving for Visalia.
Highlights from your plan
Murray Family Farms, The Big Red Barn ©

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Visalia

Visalia ©
Visalia is a city situated in the agricultural San Joaquin Valley of California, approximately 230mi southeast of San Francisco, 190mi north of Los Angeles, 36mi west of Sequoia National Park and 43mi south of Fresno. On the 19th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Tunnel Rock.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Visalia online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Bakersfield to Visalia takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Bakersfield in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 12°C in Visalia. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Mon) before leaving for Monterey.

Things to do in Visalia

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grant Grove ©
Grant Grove
Tunnel Rock ©
Tunnel Rock

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Monterey

Monterey
Monterey is a city in the U.S. To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Monterey travel planner .

Traveling by car from Visalia to Monterey takes 3.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Visalia in October: highs in Monterey hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Parks Tours

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San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco route builder tool .

Traveling by car from Monterey to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. October in San Francisco sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. You will leave for home on the 23rd (Wed).

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Wineries

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