4 days in United States Itinerary

4 days in United States Itinerary

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4 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Manhattan Beach
— Few hours
Fly + bus:  5​h 45​min
2
Las Cruces
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Albuquerque
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
4
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Charlotte

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Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach ©
Manhattan Beach is a city in southwestern Los Angeles County, California, United States, on the Pacific coast south of El Segundo, and north of Hermosa Beach. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): kick back and relax at Manhattan Beach.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Manhattan Beach day trip tool .

Charlotte to Manhattan Beach is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Charlotte to Manhattan Beach. Traveling from Charlotte in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 62°F in Manhattan Beach. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Cruces.

Things to do in Manhattan Beach

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Manhattan Beach ©
Manhattan Beach

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day
Las Cruces

Las Cruces ©
Las Cruces, also known as "The City of the Crosses", is the seat of Doña Ana County, New Mexico, United States. On the 11th (Fri), learn more about the world around you at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, contemplate the long history of Old Mesilla Village, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of San Albino.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Las Cruces sightseeing planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Manhattan Beach to Las Cruces in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Manhattan Beach to Las Cruces is 1 hour. Traveling from Manhattan Beach in October, Las Cruces is slightly colder at night with lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Las Cruces

Historic Sites Museums
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Old Mesilla Village ©
Old Mesilla Village
Basilica of San Albino ©
Basilica of San Albino

1
night
Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Tinkertown Museum, then see the interesting displays at New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society, then explore the striking landscape at Petroglyph National Monument, and finally get engrossed in the history at Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Albuquerque visit site .

Drive from Las Cruces to Albuquerque in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Cruces in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Albuquerque: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Museums Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Tinkertown Museum
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Tinkertown Museum ©
Tinkertown Museum
Petroglyph National Monument ©
Petroglyph National Monument

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Miguel Chapel and then see the interesting displays at New Mexico History Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe day trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Albuquerque to Santa Fe takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Albuquerque in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 41°F in Santa Fe. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums Historic Sites
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San Miguel Chapel ©
San Miguel Chapel
New Mexico History Museum ©
New Mexico History Museum

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