47 days in United States Itinerary

47 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Rapid City
Drive:  7 h
1
Centennial
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
2
Taos
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h
3
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
4
Tucson
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Yuma
— 9 nights
Drive:  8 h
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
7
Meadview
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h 30 min
8
Yuma
— 15 nights
Drive:  5 h
9
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
10
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  7 h
11
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
12
Mesquite
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
13
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h
14
Casper
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
End: Rapid City

1
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Centennial

Centennial
The City of Centennial is a Home Rule Municipality located in Arapahoe County, Colorado, United States. To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Centennial trip planner.

Rapid City to Centennial is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Rapid City in January, plan for a bit warmer days in Centennial, with highs around 45°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°F. On the 26th (Tue), you'll travel to Taos.

Things to do in Centennial

Fun & Games Parks Outdoors

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nights
Taos

Taos ©
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Low Road From Taos and Santa Fe. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Taos Pueblo. On the next day, take a memorable drive along High Road to Taos, thencruise along The Low Road From Taos and Santa Fe, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Taos Mesa Brewing.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Taos online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Centennial to Taos takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Centennial in January, things will get little chillier in Taos: highs are around 39°F and lows about 10°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Taos

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
High Road to Taos ©
High Road to Taos
Taos Pueblo ©
Taos Pueblo
Taos Mesa Brewing ©
Taos Mesa Brewing

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): stop by The Sedona Fudge Company.

Plan trip to Sedona with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by flight from Taos to Sedona takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Taos, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 54°F to lows of 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Tucson.

Things to do in Sedona

Historic Sites Shopping Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)
The Sedona Fudge Company ©
The Sedona Fudge Company

2
nights
Tucson

Tucson ©
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Old Tucson, Saguaro National Park, Reisen Arizona Day Tours, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Saguaro National Park and then catch a live performance at The Gaslight Theatre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the top attractions with Reisen Arizona Day Tours, take in breathtaking views at Sabino Canyon, and then get in on the family fun at Old Tucson.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tucson trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Sedona to Tucson in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Sedona, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Tucson, ranging from highs of 65°F to lows of 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Yuma.

Things to do in Tucson

Nature Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Sabino Canyon ©
Sabino Canyon
Reisen Arizona Day Tours ©
Reisen Arizona Day Tours
The Gaslight Theatre ©
The Gaslight Theatre

9
nights
Yuma

Yuma ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yuma Visitor Information Center as well as Castle Dome Mine Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yuma: Bucklin Park (in El Centro), Cocopah Museum (in Somerton) and Hauser Geode Beds (in Blythe).

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Yuma travel app.

You can drive from Tucson to Yuma in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Tucson in February; daily highs in Yuma reach 77°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yuma

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

North Algodones Dunes Wilderness Area, Bucklin Park, Cocopah Museum, Hauser Geode Beds
Highlights from your plan
Cibola National Wildlife Refuge ©
Cibola National Wildlife Refuge
Castle Dome Mine Museum ©
Castle Dome Mine Museum
Yuma Visitor Information Center ©
Yuma Visitor Information Center

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

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.
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Yuma to Grand Canyon National Park takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Yuma in February, things will get colder in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 49°F and lows about 18°F. You will leave for Meadview on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Tours

1
night
Meadview

Meadview ©
Meadview is an unincorporated community in Mohave County, Arizona, United States, located near Lake Mead. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Canyon Skywalk. On the 13th (Sat), take in panoramic vistas at Grand Canyon Skywalk.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Meadview road trip planning app.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Meadview in 4 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, you will find days in Meadview are somewhat warmer (65°F), and nights are much hotter (43°F). On the 14th (Sun), you're off to Yuma.
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon Skywalk ©
Grand Canyon Skywalk

15
nights
Yuma

Yuma ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yuma River Tubing as well as Z Fun Factory. Venture out of the city with trips to Calipatria (Salton Sea National Wildlife Refuge & Salvation Mountain), Niland (Imperial Sand Dunes Cahuilla Ranger Station & Davis-Schrimpf Seep Field) and Dateland Travel Center & Date Gardens (in Dateland). See some other sides of Yuma: admire the majestic nature at Glamis Sand Dunes, stroll around Stewart Vincent Wolf Creative Playground, let the kids burn off some steam at West Wetlands Park, and explore the galleries of Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Yuma trip itinerary site.

Drive from Meadview to Yuma in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Meadview in February; daily highs in Yuma reach 77°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Yuma

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Somerton, Calipatria, Niland, Glamis Dunes, Imperial Valley Pioneers Museum
Highlights from your plan
Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park ©
Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area ©
Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area
West Wetlands Park ©
West Wetlands Park

2
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
SeaWorld San Diego has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): laugh and play at SeaWorld San Diego. Here are some ideas for day two: let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Yuma to San Diego takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yuma to San Diego. When traveling from Yuma in March, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

3
nights
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Grizzly Falls, Kings Canyon Scenic Byway, Kings Canyon National Park, and other attractions. The adventure continues: take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, don't miss a visit to Tunnel Log, take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock, and take a memorable drive along Generals Hwy.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planning site.

Getting from San Diego to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, with lows of 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Big Stump Basin ©
Big Stump Basin

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nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Badwater Basin as well as Artists Dr. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): take a memorable drive along Artists Dr, thenexplore the activities along Badwater Basin, thenexplore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, and finally don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Death Valley National Park tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park in 7 hours. In March, daytime highs in Death Valley National Park are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Mon) before leaving for Mesquite.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

1
night
Mesquite

Mesquite
Mesquite is a city in Clark County, Nevada, United States, adjacent to the Arizona state line and northeast of Las Vegas on Interstate 15. To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Mesquite trip website.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Mesquite in 4 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Death Valley National Park to Mesquite due to the time zone difference. In March in Mesquite, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 43°F at night. You will leave for Salt Lake City on the 9th (Tue).

Things to do in Mesquite

Outdoors Parks Golf

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nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Loveland Living Planet Aquarium as well as City Sights - Salt Lake City Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: deepen your understanding of the past and present with City Sights - Salt Lake City Tours and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Loveland Living Planet Aquarium.

To plan Salt Lake City vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Fly from Mesquite to Salt Lake City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Mesquite in March, expect Salt Lake City to be slightly colder, temps between 58°F and 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Casper.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
Highlights from your plan
Loveland Living Planet Aquarium ©
Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
City Sights - Salt Lake City Tours ©
City Sights - Salt Lake City Tours

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night
Casper

Casper
Casper is a city in and the county seat of Natrona County, Wyoming, United States. To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Casper online trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Salt Lake City to Casper. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Salt Lake City in March; daily highs in Casper reach 51°F and lows reach 24°F. On the 12th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Casper

Museums Parks Nature

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