48 days in United States Itinerary

48 days in United States Itinerary

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48 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Faribault
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Faribault
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Lindstrom
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Faribault
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
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Kansas City
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
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Gainesville
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
6
San Antonio
— 8 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
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Weslaco
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Corpus Christi
— 14 nights
Drive:  6​h
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Abilene
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
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Amarillo
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
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Santa Fe
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
12
Denver
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
13
Taos
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h
End: Hill City

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Faribault

Faribault
Faribault is a city in Rice County, Minnesota, United States. Discover how to plan a Faribault trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

In December in Faribault, expect temperatures between -2°C during the day and -10°C at night. On the 20th (Thu), you'll travel to Lindstrom.

Things to do in Faribault

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

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Lindstrom

Lindstrom
Lindstrom, officially spelled Lindström, is a city in Chisago County, Minnesota, United States, located 35 miles northeast of the Twin Cities. To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Lindstrom day trip website .

You can drive from Faribault to Lindstrom in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -11°C. You will leave for Faribault on the 27th (Thu).

Things to do in Lindstrom

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Faribault

Faribault
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Owatonna Arts Center, see the interesting displays at State School Orphanage Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Village of Yesteryear.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Faribault trip itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Denver to Faribault. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Faribault due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Denver in February; daily highs in Faribault reach -3°C and lows reach -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Faribault

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

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Kansas City

Kansas City
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kansas City trip itinerary builder website .

Explore your travel options from Faribault to Kansas City with the Route module. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Faribault in December; daily highs in Kansas City reach 7°C and lows reach -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Gainesville.

Things to do in Kansas City

Parks Museums Nightlife

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Gainesville

Gainesville
Gainesville is a city in and the county seat of Cooke County, Texas, United States. For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Gainesville trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kansas City to Gainesville. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kansas City in December: high temperatures in Gainesville hover around 14°C and lows are around 1°C. You'll set off for San Antonio on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Gainesville

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

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San Antonio

San Antonio
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Make your San Antonio itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gainesville to San Antonio. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Gainesville in December; daily highs in San Antonio reach 22°C and lows reach 9°C. On the 7th (Mon), you'll travel to Weslaco.

Things to do in San Antonio

Outdoors Parks Nightlife

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Weslaco

Weslaco
Weslaco is a city in Hidalgo County, Texas. To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Weslaco road trip planner .

You can drive from San Antonio to Weslaco in 4 hours. Another option is to fly. Traveling from San Antonio in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Weslaco, with lows of 10°C. On the 10th (Thu), you'll travel to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in Weslaco

Parks Wildlife Museums

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Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi
A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Corpus Christi online journey planner .

You can drive from Weslaco to Corpus Christi in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in January, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You'll set off for Abilene on the 23rd (Wed).

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Abilene

Abilene ©
Abilene is a city in Taylor and Jones counties in West Texas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Fort Chadbourne and then see the interesting displays at National WASP WWII Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Old Jail Art Center, examine the collection at National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature, examine the collection at 12th Armored Museum, then appreciate the history behind Jacob's Dream Sculpture, and finally appreciate the history behind Jacob's Dream.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Abilene trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Corpus Christi to Abilene takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Corpus Christi in January; daily highs in Abilene reach 16°C and lows reach 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Abilene

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort Chadbourne, National WASP WWII Museum, Old Jail Art Center
Highlights from your plan
National WASP WWII Museum ©
National WASP WWII Museum
Old Jail Art Center ©
Old Jail Art Center
Fort Chadbourne ©
Fort Chadbourne

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the majestic nature at Palo Duro Canyon State Park, see the interesting displays at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum, and then take a stroll through U.S. Route 66 - Sixth Street Historic District.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Amarillo trip planner .

You can drive from Abilene to Amarillo in 4.5 hours. Another option is to fly. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Abilene in January: high temperatures in Amarillo hover around 13°C and lows are around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Amarillo

Nature Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Highlights from your plan
Palo Duro Canyon State Park ©
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum ©
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum

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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.
You've added Bonanza Creek Ranch, Jemez Trail National Scenic Byway, Loretto Chapel, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Santa Fe itinerary planning tool .

You can fly from Amarillo to Santa Fe in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Amarillo in January, you will find days in Santa Fe are little chillier (7°C), and nights are about the same (-7°C). On the 31st (Thu), you're off toDenver.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Turquoise Trail, Jemez Trail National Scenic Byway, Madrid Ghost Town
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Bonanza Creek Ranch ©
Bonanza Creek Ranch

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Denver

Denver
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver online route planner .

Getting from Santa Fe to Denver by combination of flight and train takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Santa Fe in February: highs in Denver hover around 8°C, while lows dip to -7°C. On the 3rd (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours

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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.
Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Enchanted Circle Pottery, admire the masterpieces at Blumenschein Home & Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Taos Clay Studio, then explore the ancient world of Taos Pueblo, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Taos travel tool .

Getting from Denver to Taos by combination of train, flight, and car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Taos can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Taos

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vivac Winery
Highlights from your plan
Taos Pueblo ©
Taos Pueblo
Vivac Winery ©
Vivac Winery