30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Chicago
— 7 nights
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Wilmington
— Few hours
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Pontiac
— Few hours
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Springfield
— 1 night
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Litchfield
— Few hours
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Saint Louis
— 1 night
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Cuba
— 1 night
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Joplin
— 1 night
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Galena
— Few hours
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Catoosa
— Few hours
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Tulsa
— 1 night
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Stroud
— Few hours
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Arcadia
— Few hours
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Oklahoma City
— 3 nights
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Clinton
— Few hours
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Elk City
— Few hours
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Shamrock
— 1 night
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Canyon
— 1 night
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Adrian
— Few hours
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Glenrio
— Few hours
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Tucumcari
— 1 night
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Santa Fe
— 1 night
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Gallup
— 1 night
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Holbrook
— 1 night
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Joseph City
— Few hours
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Winslow
— Few hours
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Flagstaff
— Few hours
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Monument Valley
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Williams
— 1 night
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Seligman
— Few hours
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Oatman
— Few hours
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Pasadena
— 1 night
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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get in touch with nature at Bobby's Bike Hike Chicago and The 606. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry. The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Field Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lincoln Park Zoo, admire the landmark architecture of 360 Chicago Observation Deck, and stroll around Millennium Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Chicago day trip app.

London, UK to Chicago is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in Chicago at 83°F and lows at 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Wilmington.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Nightlife

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Wilmington

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Wilmington trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Chicago to Wilmington in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Chicago in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Wilmington, with lows of 62°F. You will leave for Pontiac on the 18th (Sat).

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife

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Pontiac

Pontiac is a city in Livingston County, Illinois, United States. On the 18th (Sat), examine the collection at IL Route 66 Association Hall of Fame & Museum.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Pontiac travel planner.

Drive from Wilmington to Pontiac in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in July, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Springfield.

Things to do in Pontiac

Museums

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Springfield

Flower City

Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Springfield trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Pontiac to Springfield by car takes about 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Litchfield.

Things to do in Springfield

Museums · Historic Sites

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Litchfield

Litchfield is a city in Montgomery County, Illinois, United States. To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Litchfield trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Springfield to Litchfield in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 64°F. On the 19th (Sun), you're off to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Litchfield

Parks · Museums · Nightlife · Nature

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Saint Louis

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at The Gateway Arch, then examine the collection at Museum of Westward Expansion, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Meramec Caverns.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Saint Louis holiday maker site.

You can drive from Litchfield to Saint Louis in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Litchfield in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Saint Louis, with highs around 89°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Cuba.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Cuba

Cuba is a city in Crawford County, Missouri, United States. To find out how to plan a trip to Cuba, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Saint Louis to Cuba by car takes about 1.5 hours. July in Cuba sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 66°F at night. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Joplin.

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Joplin

Joplin or is a city in southern Jasper County and northern Newton County in the southwestern corner of the U.S. To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Joplin road trip planning site.

Getting from Cuba to Joplin by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll travel to Galena.

Things to do in Joplin

Parks · Museums · Fun & Games · Nightlife

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Galena

Galena is a city in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States. On the 22nd (Wed), make a trip to Mater, then stop by Cars on the Route, and then make a trip to Old Riverton Store.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Galena trip planner.

Galena is very close to Joplin. July in Galena sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time for travel to Catoosa.

Things to do in Galena

Shopping

Side Trip

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Catoosa

Catoosa is a city in Rogers and Wagoner counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): make a trip to Blue Whale of Catoosa.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Catoosa travel route website.

You can drive from Galena to Catoosa in 1.5 hours. In July in Catoosa, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Tulsa.
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Tulsa

Buckle of the Bible Belt

Sometimes known as the "Buckle of the Bible Belt," Tulsa is the second largest city in Oklahoma.
To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Tulsa trip planner.

Tulsa is just a stone's throw from Catoosa. In July, plan for daily highs up to 92°F, and evening lows to 73°F. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Stroud.

Things to do in Tulsa

Neighborhoods

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Stroud

Stroud is a city in Creek and Lincoln counties in the U.S. On the 23rd (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Route 66 Interpretive Center.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Stroud vacation tool.

Getting from Tulsa to Stroud by car takes about an hour. In July, daytime highs in Stroud are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Arcadia.

Things to do in Stroud

Museums

Side Trip

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Arcadia

Arcadia is a town in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, United States, and a part of the Oklahoma City metropolitan area. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at The Old Round Barn.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Arcadia trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Stroud to Arcadia in an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Arcadia can reach 93°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Arcadia

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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Oklahoma City

The Big Friendly

Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, then take a stroll through Bricktown, and then get engrossed in the history at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Oklahoma City online vacation planner.

Oklahoma City is just a stone's throw from Arcadia. Expect a daytime high around 93°F in July, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Clinton.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Clinton

Clinton is a city in Custer and Washita counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Oklahoma Route 66 Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Clinton road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Oklahoma City to Clinton in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Clinton are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Elk City.

Things to do in Clinton

Museums
Highlights from your trip

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Elk City

Elk City is a city in Beckham County, Oklahoma, United States. On the 26th (Sun), examine the collection at National Route 66 Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Elk City holiday app.

Elk City is just a short distance from Clinton. In July, daily temperatures in Elk City can reach 95°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Shamrock.

Things to do in Elk City

Museums
Highlights from your trip

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Shamrock

Shamrock is a city in Wheeler County, Texas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Tower Station and U-Drop Inn Cafe.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Shamrock road trip planner.

You can drive from Elk City to Shamrock in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 93°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Canyon.

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Canyon

Canyon is a city in, and the county seat of, Randall County, Texas, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): trot along with Palo Duro Riding Stables and then enjoy the dining and entertainment at Big Texan Opry.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Canyon trip planner.

You can drive from Shamrock to Canyon in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Canyon can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Adrian.

Things to do in Canyon

Outdoors · Tours · Nightlife

Side Trip

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Adrian

Adrian is a city on historic route 66 in Oldham County, Texas, United States. On the 28th (Tue), stop by Midpoint Cafe and Gift Shop.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Adrian trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Canyon to Adrian in an hour. In July in Adrian, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 66°F at night. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Glenrio.

Things to do in Adrian

Shopping
Highlights from your trip

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Glenrio

On the 28th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Russell's Truck and Travel Center.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Glenrio road trip tool.

Glenrio is just a stone's throw from Adrian. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 96°F in July, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Tucumcari.

Things to do in Glenrio

Museums

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Tucumcari

Tucumcari is a city in and the county seat of Quay County, New Mexico, United States. To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Tucumcari attractions planner.

Getting from Glenrio to Tucumcari by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In July, daily temperatures in Tucumcari can reach 96°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. You will leave for Santa Fe on the 29th (Wed).

Things to do in Tucumcari

Museums · Parks · Nature · Shopping

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Santa Fe

City Different

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Loretto Chapel.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Santa Fe itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tucumcari to Santa Fe takes 3 hours. Traveling from Tucumcari in July, things will get slightly colder in Santa Fe: highs are around 88°F and lows about 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Gallup.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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Gallup

Gallup is a city in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States, with a population of 21,678 as of the 2010 census. On the 30th (Thu), browse for treasures at Bill Malone Trading Company and then look for gifts at Richardsons Trading Company.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Gallup trip planning site.

You can drive from Santa Fe to Gallup in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Gallup, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Holbrook.

Things to do in Gallup

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Holbrook

Holbrook is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Holbrook trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Gallup to Holbrook in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Gallup in July, expect Holbrook to be a bit warmer, temps between 95°F and 63°F. On the 1st (Sat), you'll travel to Joseph City.

Things to do in Holbrook

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Museums

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Joseph City

Joseph City is an unincorporated community located in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): look for gifts at The Jack Rabbit Trading Post.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Joseph City vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Joseph City is very close to Holbrook. August in Joseph City sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 61°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sat) before leaving for Winslow.

Things to do in Joseph City

Shopping

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Winslow

Winslow is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Meteor Crater & Barringer Space Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Winslow trip site.

Winslow is just a stone's throw from Joseph City. In August, daily temperatures in Winslow can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Winslow

Nature · Parks · Museums

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Flagstaff

City of Seven Wonders

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.
To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Flagstaff road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Winslow to Flagstaff in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Winslow in August, with highs in Flagstaff at 77°F and lows at 50°F. On the 1st (Sat), you'll travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Trails

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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. On the 2nd (Sun), explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum..

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Monument Valley journey planning website.

You can drive from Flagstaff to Monument Valley in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Flagstaff in August; daily highs in Monument Valley reach 87°F and lows reach 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Nature · Parks · Museums

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip app.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Grand Canyon National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Monument Valley in August: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 80°F and lows are around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Williams.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature · Parks

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Williams

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Williams lies on one of the first highways ever built in America, the iconic "Route 66." The town boasts many inns, motels, restaurants, and shops, although its most important feature is serving as the southern terminus of a scenic railway leading to the area's most famous tourist attraction, the World Heritage-listed Grand Canyon.
To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Williams holiday site.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Williams takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Williams can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. On the 4th (Tue), you're off to Seligman.

Things to do in Williams

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Trails

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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. On the 4th (Tue), stop by Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Route 66 Gift Shop & Visitor's Center and then look for all kinds of wild species at Keepers of the Wild Nature Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Seligman trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Williams to Seligman by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In August, daytime highs in Seligman are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Oatman.

Things to do in Seligman

Wildlife · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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Oatman

Oatman is a town in the Black Mountains of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Oatman trip tool.

Traveling by car from Seligman to Oatman takes 2 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Seligman in August: high temperatures in Oatman hover around 105°F and lows are around 82°F. On the 4th (Tue), you'll travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Oatman

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive

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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Strip and The Mob Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Bagdad Cafe (in Newberry Springs) and Elmer's Bottle Tree Ranch (in Oro Grande). There's more to do: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio and get engrossed in the history at Titanic.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Oatman to Las Vegas by car takes about 2.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Oatman to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Oatman in August, Las Vegas is a bit cooler at night with lows of 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pasadena.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Pasadena

City of Roses

Known as the "City of Roses," Pasadena hosts the annual Rose Bowl parade and football game.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Pasadena.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Pasadena trip itinerary site.

Drive from Las Vegas to Pasadena in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and tram. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect nights in Pasadena to be little chillier, around 60°F, while days are cooler, around 81°F. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Pasadena

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.