5 days in Tucson, Iowa & North Carolina Itinerary

5 days in Tucson, Iowa & North Carolina Itinerary

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Start: Tucson
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Tucson
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h 30 min
2
Dubuque
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Wilmington
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
4
Surf City, Topsail Island
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Tucson

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at Titan Missile Museum, then go deep underground at Asarco Mineral Discovery Center, and then admire the landmark architecture of Fox Theater.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Tucson online trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Tucson. Expect a daytime high around 101°F in June, and nighttime lows around 73°F. On the 12th (Fri), you're off to Dubuque.

Things to do in Tucson

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Side Trip

Sahuarita
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Titan Missile Museum ©
Titan Missile Museum
Fox Theater ©
Fox Theater
Asarco Mineral Discovery Center ©
Asarco Mineral Discovery Center

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Dubuque

Dubuque ©
Dubuque is the county seat of Dubuque County, Iowa, United States, located along the Mississippi River. On the 13th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Fenelon Place Elevator Co., observe the fascinating underwater world at National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, and then stroll around Eagle Point Park.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Dubuque travel route planner.

Getting from Tucson to Dubuque by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Tucson to Dubuque is 1 hour. When traveling from Tucson in June, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Dubuque: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Wilmington.

Things to do in Dubuque

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium ©
National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Eagle Point Park ©
Eagle Point Park
Fenelon Place Elevator Co. ©
Fenelon Place Elevator Co.

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Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Airlie Gardens, then admire the landmark architecture of Bellamy Mansion, and then take a stroll through Downtown Wilmington.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Wilmington trip app.

Getting from Dubuque to Wilmington by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dubuque to Wilmington due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubuque in June, expect Wilmington to be a bit warmer, temps between 88°F and 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Surf City.

Things to do in Wilmington

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Bellamy Mansion ©
Bellamy Mansion
Downtown Wilmington ©
Downtown Wilmington
Airlie Gardens ©
Airlie Gardens

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Surf City, Topsail Island

Surf City ©
Surf City is a town in Pender and Onslow counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): head off the coast to Topsail Island and then identify plant and animal life at Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Surf City online vacation planner.

You can drive from Wilmington to Surf City in an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Surf City

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Topsail Island ©
Topsail Island

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