42 days in United States Itinerary

42 days in United States Itinerary

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Louisville
— 1 night
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
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Boston
— 4 nights
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Baltimore
— 2 nights
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Asheville
— 3 nights
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Savannah
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 3 nights
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Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
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Orlando
— 3 nights
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Key West
— 3 nights
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Topeka
— 1 night
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Moab
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Page
— 1 night
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Sedona
— 2 nights
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Santa Fe
— 1 night
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night

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Louisville

Louisville ©

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 20th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Falls of the Ohio State Park, find your balance on the water with Endless Summer Paddle Company, steep yourself in history at Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, and finally admire the masterpieces at 21c Museum Hotel.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Louisville travel planner.

Denver to Louisville is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Denver to Louisville. Traveling from Denver in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Louisville, with lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Adventure

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Historic Site
Historic Locust Grove
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Geologic Formation
Falls of the Ohio State Park
4.3

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Get a sense of the local culture at Egg Rock Light and St. Saviour's Church :. Step off the beaten path and head to Cadillac Mountain and Nature & Wildlife Tours. And it doesn't end there: hike along Precipice Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Eagle Lake Acadia National Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Great Head Trail, and look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Bar Harbor tour planner.

You can fly from Louisville to Bar Harbor in 10 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Louisville in August, expect Bar Harbor to be slightly colder, temps between 75°F and 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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Must see
Cadillac Mountain
4.8
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Must see
Shore Path
4.8
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Hiking Trail
Great Head Trail
4.9

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Boston

Boston ©

Beantown

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Minute Man National Historical Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Visit Trinity Church and Hancock-Clarke House for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boston: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery (in Concord), Newport (St. Mary's Catholic Church, International Tennis Hall of Fame, &more) and Sachuest Beach (Second Beach) (in Middletown). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, contemplate the long history of The Paul Revere House, take a stroll through Back Bay, and immerse yourself in nature at National Monument to the Forefathers.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Boston road trip planning app.

Getting from Bar Harbor to Boston by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bar Harbor in August, with highs in Boston at 81°F and lows at 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Baltimore.

Things to do in Boston

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Religious Site
Trinity Church
4.4

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©

City of Firsts

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): step aboard Historic Ships in Baltimore, explore the world behind art at The Walters Art Museum, then wander the streets of Fell's Point, then sample the fine beverages at Sagamore Spirit Distillery, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Federal Hill Park. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Annapolis Historic District, contemplate the long history of Maryland State House, and then learn about all things military at U.S. Naval Academy.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Baltimore driving holiday app.

Traveling by flight from Boston to Baltimore takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Boston in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 71°F in Baltimore. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Baltimore

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

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Military Museum
U.S. Naval Academy
4.7

3
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Asheville

Asheville ©

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site and Asheville Drum Circle. Escape the urban bustle at Wai Mauna Asheville SUP Tours and Pearson's Falls and Glen. Step out of Asheville to go to Hendersonville and see Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards, which is approximately 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: browse the exhibits of Biltmore, sample the tasty concoctions at New Belgium Brewing Company, pause for some photo ops at Thomas Wolfe Memorial, and view the masterpieces at New Morning Gallery.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Asheville route site.

Traveling by flight from Baltimore to Asheville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Baltimore in August since evenings lows in Asheville dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Must see
BREW-ed
4.9
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Garden
Biltmore
4.6

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Savannah

Savannah ©

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace, stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, admire the landmark architecture of Mickve Israel Temple, examine the collection at American Prohibition Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at First African Baptist Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Savannah online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Asheville to Savannah in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Asheville in September, with highs in Savannah at 85°F and lows at 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Religious Site
Mickve Israel Temple
4.8

3
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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site. Step out of the city life by going to Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park and Isle of Palms Beach. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, get engrossed in the history at The Charleston Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Circular Congregational Church, and contemplate the long history of St. Michael's Church.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Charleston trip builder site.

You can drive from Savannah to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

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Religious Site
St. Michael's Church
4.7

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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Hollywood Wax Museum and Broadway at the Beach are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Myrtle Beach and Ocean Drive Beach. Go for a jaunt from Myrtle Beach to Litchfield Beach to see Litchfield Beach about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, see the interesting displays at Wheels of Yesteryear, sample the tasty concoctions at New South Brewing, and tee off at Mt. Atlanticus.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Museums

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Must see
Myrtle Beach
4.2

3
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Orlando

Orlando ©

Theme Park Capital of the World

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Beach at Daytona Beach and Ormond Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and International Drive. Pack the 11th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Discovery Cove. There's still lots to do: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Orlando tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Myrtle Beach to Orlando takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Myrtle Beach in September: highs in Orlando hover around 89°F, while lows dip to 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Key West

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church and Fort Zachary Taylor are good opportunities to explore the local culture. We've included these beaches for you: Smathers Beach and Higgs Beach. The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Key West First Legal Rum Distillery, take an in-depth tour of Key West Firehouse Museum, and see the vivid underwater world at Vandenberg Wreck.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Key West trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Orlando to Key West in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Orlando in September, with lows around 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Pier / Boardwalk
Key West Historic Seaport
4.7

3
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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like French Quarter and Garden District. Get in touch with nature at Ultimate Swamp Adventures and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lake Lawn Metairie, and see the interesting displays at The Historic New Orleans Collection.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New Orleans attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Key West to New Orleans takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Key West to New Orleans. When traveling from Key West in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 83°F by day to 83°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Topeka.

Things to do in New Orleans

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Historic Walking Area
Garden District
4.7
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Military Museum
The National WWII Museum
4.8

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Topeka

Topeka ©
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): get a sense of history and politics at Cedar Crest, then contemplate the long history of Constitution Hall State Historic Site, and then get engrossed in the history at Territorial Capital Museum.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Topeka using our trip planner.

Fly from New Orleans to Topeka in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans in September, expect much colder with lows of 60°F in Topeka. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Topeka

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Government Building
Cedar Crest
4.9

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Moab

Moab ©

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Double Arch, explore the striking landscape at Windows, then hike along Balanced Rock Trail, and finally see Off-Road Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Grandstaff Canyon Trail, then enjoy unforgettable views with Canyonlands Ballooning, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Slickrock Bike Trail, and finally trek along Park Avenue Trail.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Moab trip builder app.

Getting from Topeka to Moab by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Topeka to Moab is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Moab when traveling from Topeka in September, with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

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Must see
Double Arch
4.9
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Hiking Trail
Grandstaff Canyon Trail
4.8
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Balloon Ride
Canyonlands Ballooning
4.8

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Las Vegas

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and Shelby American Inc. Escape the urban bustle at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Willow Beach. There's lots more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and take an in-depth tour of Titanic.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas planning website.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Moab to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Moab in September; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 93°F and lows reach 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Must see
The Strip
4.1
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Neighborhood
The LINQ Promenade
4.4

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Page

Page ©

Center of Canyon Country

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 26th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Page online route planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Page in 5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Page is 1 hour. In September, Page is a bit cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 86°F and lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Page

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Sedona

Sedona ©

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park, then stroll through Fay Canyon Trail, then hike along Doe Mountain Trail, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Bear Mountain Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: catch all the local highlights with Sedona Adventure Tours, then learn about winemaking at Arizona Stronghold Vineyards Tasting Room, and then explore the ancient world of Tuzigoot National Monument.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sedona road trip planning tool.

Drive from Page to Sedona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. September in Sedona sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 63°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wineries

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Hiking Trail
Fay Canyon Trail
4.6

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Santa Fe

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of San Miguel Chapel, examine the collection at Palace of the Governors, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, then explore the world behind art at New Mexico Museum of Art, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Sedona to Santa Fe takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sedona in September, expect Santa Fe to be little chillier, temps between 80°F and 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Parks
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Must see
San Miguel Chapel
4.6
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Specialty Museum
Palace of the Governors
4.4

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 30th (Wed), stroll around Memorial Park, head outdoors with Adventures Out West, then steep yourself in history at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Colorado City.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs journey planning website.

Getting from Santa Fe to Colorado Springs by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Beaches

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Historic Walking Area
Old Colorado City
4.0