36 days in United States Itinerary

36 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
2
Prescott
— 3 nights
3
Kingman
— 2 nights
4
Williams
— 2 nights
5
Sedona
— 2 nights
6
Page
— 2 nights
7
Chinle
— 1 night
8
Mesa Verde National Park
— 2 nights
9
Vail
— 1 night
10
Steamboat Springs
— 2 nights
11
Washington DC
— 1 night
12
New York City
— 1 night
13
Boston
— 7 nights

3
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. Discover out-of-the-way places like The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens and Mission San Juan Capistrano. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Camarillo Premium Outlets (in Camarillo) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Oceanside). Pack the 4th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and take a stroll through Angelino Heights Historic Area.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles tour builder app.

Brisbane, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. In July, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than Brisbane - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Prescott.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, Santa Monica Pier, Camarillo Premium Outlets, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Mission San Juan Capistrano
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Mission San Juan Capistrano ©
Mission San Juan Capistrano
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

3
nights
Prescott

Prescott ©
Traditional Western attractions in Prescott include rodeos, wooden whiskey saloons, and quirky independent stores selling unique souvenirs.
On the 5th (Sun), learn about winemaking at Granite Creek Vineyards, get to know the resident critters at Heritage Park Zoo, then take in the exciting artwork at Newman Gallery, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lynx Lake Recreation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Sharlot Hall Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Ian Russell Gallery of Fine Art, stop by Whiskey Row, then appreciate the history behind Bucky O'Neill Monument, then go for a walk through Yavapai County Courthouse Square, and finally contemplate the long history of Downtown Historic Area.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Prescott trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Prescott takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect nights in Prescott to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kingman.

Things to do in Prescott

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Granite Creek Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Historic Area ©
Downtown Historic Area
Whiskey Row ©
Whiskey Row
Sharlot Hall Museum ©
Sharlot Hall Museum

2
nights
Kingman

Kingman ©
Kingman is a city in and the county seat of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Historic Route 66 Museum, see the interesting displays at Bonelli house, then explore the world behind art at Mohave Museum of History and Arts, and finally see the interesting displays at Hackberry General Store. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Kingman Railroad Museum, then see the interesting displays at Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection, then identify plant and animal life at Keepers of the Wild Nature Park, and finally examine the collection at Kingman Army Air Field Museum.

Plan a Kingman trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can drive from Prescott to Kingman in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Prescott in July, expect Kingman to be a bit warmer, temps between 43°C and 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Williams.

Things to do in Kingman

Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection, Hackberry General Store, Keepers of the Wild Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Mohave Museum of History and Arts ©
Mohave Museum of History and Arts
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection ©
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection
Hackberry General Store ©
Hackberry General Store

2
nights
Williams

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): examine the collection at Planes of Fame Air Museum, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Bearizona Wildlife Park, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Joseph Catholic Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Ash Fork Historical Society Museum, look for gifts at Thunder Eagle Native Art, then do a tasting at Grand Canyon Wine Company, then take an in-depth tour of Williams Depot, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Grand Canyon Deer Farm.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Williams trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kingman to Williams takes 2 hours. Traveling from Kingman in July, expect Williams to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Williams

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Ash Fork Historical Society Museum
Highlights from your plan
Bearizona Wildlife Park ©
Bearizona Wildlife Park
Ash Fork Historical Society Museum ©
Ash Fork Historical Society Museum
Williams Depot ©
Williams Depot

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park, then trek along Doe Mountain Trail, and then trek along Fay Canyon Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Montezuma Well.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sedona journey app.

You can drive from Williams to Sedona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, Sedona is somewhat warmer than Williams - with highs of 39°C and lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Montezuma Well
Highlights from your plan
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park
Montezuma Well ©
Montezuma Well
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail

2
nights
Page

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Powell Museum, then contemplate the long history of Navajo Bridge, then take in breathtaking views at Marble Canyon, and finally explore the striking landscape at Rainbow Bridge National Monument.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Page road trip planning site.

Drive from Sedona to Page in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Sedona, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Page, ranging from highs of 43°C to lows of 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Chinle.

Things to do in Page

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Marble Canyon, Navajo Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
Navajo Bridge ©
Navajo Bridge
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument

1
night
Chinle

Chinle ©
Chinle is a census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Antelope House Ruin, then explore the stunning scenery at Canyon del Muerto, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the next day, explore the stunning scenery at Canyon de Chelly National Monument.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Chinle tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Page to Chinle in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Page in July, with highs in Chinle at 36°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Chinle

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Canyon de Chelly National Monument ©
Canyon de Chelly National Monument
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Antelope House Ruin ©
Antelope House Ruin

2
nights
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.
On the 17th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Park Point, take a memorable drive along Ruins Road, then delve into the distant past at Balcony House, and finally steep yourself in history at Cliff Palace. On your second day here, explore the ancient world of Spruce Tree House, see the interesting displays at Chapin Mesa Archeological Museum, then make a trip to Step House, and finally delve into the distant past at Long House.

Plan my trip to Mesa Verde National Park with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Chinle to Mesa Verde National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car. In July, daytime highs in Mesa Verde National Park are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vail.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Balcony House ©
Balcony House
Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace
Long House ©
Long House

1
night
Vail

Vail ©
Originally built as a base for Vail Ski Resort, the town of Vail has blossomed into its own destination, but still has less than 6,000 permanent residents.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Vail Recreation Path, then get engrossed in the history at Frisco Historic Park and Museum, and then hike along Booth Falls Trail. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Vail trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Mesa Verde National Park to Vail takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Mesa Verde National Park in July, plan for cooler days in Vail, with highs around 21°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Vail

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

Frisco Historic Park and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Frisco Historic Park and Museum ©
Frisco Historic Park and Museum

2
nights
Steamboat Springs

An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
On the 21st (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Name Catholic Church, cast your line with a fishing tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yampa River Core Trail. On your second day here, have fun at Howelsen Ice Complex, then get your bearings at Tread of Pioneers Museum, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally shop like a local with Circle 7 Fine Art Gallery.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Steamboat Springs sightseeing planner.

Getting from Vail to Steamboat Springs by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Vail in July: highs in Steamboat Springs hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Yampa River Core Trail ©
Yampa River Core Trail
Tread of Pioneers Museum ©
Tread of Pioneers Museum

1
night
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then wander the streets of Old Town, and finally explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, then explore the galleries of U.S. Naval Academy, and then get a sense of history and politics at Smithsonian Institution Building.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner.

Getting from Steamboat Springs to Washington DC by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from Steamboat Springs in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Washington DC, with highs around 37°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, Old Town, U.S. Naval Academy
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Old Town ©
Old Town
U.S. Naval Academy ©
U.S. Naval Academy

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Chelsea Market, stroll around Hartshorne Woods Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Gateway National Recreation. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Teatown Lake Reservation, then look for all kinds of wild species at Demarest Nature Center, and then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

Before you visit New York City, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in New York City are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Teatown Lake Reservation, Demarest Nature Center, Hartshorne Woods Park, Gateway National Recreation
Highlights from your plan
Demarest Nature Center ©
Demarest Nature Center
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Chelsea Market ©
Chelsea Market

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nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Step out of the city life by going to Ogunquit Beach and Race Point Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Museum of Fine Arts and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Venture out of the city with trips to Long Sands Beach (in York Beach), Nubble Lighthouse (in York) and Plimoth Plantation (in Plymouth). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Strawbery Banke Museum, appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, admire the striking features of The Elms, and hunt for treasures at Quincy Market.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Boston trip planner.

Fly from New York City to Boston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in July, Boston is slightly colder at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Provincetown, York, Newport, Kittery, Strawbery Banke Museum
Highlights from your plan
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

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