26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  20​h 45​min
1
Aspen
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + bus + taxi:  4​h 15​min
2
Estes Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Atlanta
— 2 nights
5
Memphis
— 3 nights
6
Dallas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
7
Santa Fe
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Sydney

2
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Aspen is known for nature, scenic drive, trails, adventure, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: cruise along Independence Pass, explore the landscape on two wheels at Rio Grande Trail, admire all the interesting features of Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, and get lost in a book at Pitkin County Library.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Aspen day trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Aspen is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight, bus, and car. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -17 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in November, things will get much colder in Aspen: highs are around 9°C and lows about -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Estes Park.

Things to do in Aspen

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Snowmass Sports
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies ©

2
nights
Estes Park

More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, admire all the interesting features of Trail Ridge Road, and then appreciate the views at Many Parks Curve Overlook. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Mon): hike along Mt Ida Trail and then get to know the fascinating history of Wild Basin Area.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Estes Park road trip website .

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi from Aspen to Estes Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Aspen in November: high temperatures in Estes Park hover around 16°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park
Highlights from your plan
Spas & Wellness
Wild Basin Area ©
Wild Basin Area
Many Parks Curve Overlook ©
Many Parks Curve Overlook

2
nights
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
On the 26th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Garden of the Gods, then brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, and then get your game on at Battlefield Colorado. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Penrose Heritage Museum, and then meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

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Traveling by car from Estes Park to Colorado Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in November, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Penrose Heritage Museum ©
Penrose Heritage Museum

2
nights
Atlanta

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Go for a jaunt from Atlanta to Roswell to see Old Mill Park about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, and explore the galleries of Center for Civil and Human Rights.

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Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Atlanta takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Colorado Springs to Atlanta is 2 hours. Traveling from Colorado Springs in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Atlanta: highs are around 21°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Old Mill Park
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola

3
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Memphis is known for historic sites, museums, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Graceland, look for gifts at Lansky, steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, and examine the collection at Stax Museum of American Soul Music.

To find reviews and more tourist information, read Memphis trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Memphis takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to Memphis due to the time zone difference. November in Memphis sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

3
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Venture out of the city with trips to Fort Worth (St. Patrick Cathedral, Kimbell Art Museum, & more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cistercian Abbey, don't miss a visit to Top O'Hill Terrace, and pause for some photo ops at Freedman's Memorial.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dallas trip maker .

You can fly from Memphis to Dallas in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort Worth, Cistercian Abbey, Top O'Hill Terrace
Highlights from your plan
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©

3
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Santa Fe to Cochiti Pueblo to see Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Liquid Light Glass, appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road, view the masterpieces at Nedra Matteucci Galleries, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Loretto Chapel.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Santa Fe tour itinerary builder site .

Getting from Dallas to Santa Fe by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in December, things will get a bit cooler in Santa Fe: highs are around 8°C and lows about -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens ©
Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens
Liquid Light Glass ©
Liquid Light Glass

5
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.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas journey planning app .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Santa Fe to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Santa Fe to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Santa Fe in December: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 16°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

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