5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly:  3​h
1
Dallas
— 1 day
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Detroit

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Dallas

Dallas
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Dallas online attractions planner .

Detroit to Dallas is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Detroit in November; daily highs in Dallas reach 67°F and lows reach 49°F. On the 21st (Thu), you're off toAlbuquerque.

Things to do in Dallas

Nightlife Fun & Games Parks

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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.
You've now added Chaco Culture National Historical Park to your itinerary.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque holiday planner .

You can fly from Dallas to Albuquerque in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in November, things will get a bit cooler in Albuquerque: highs are around 59°F and lows about 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Parks Outdoors Museums

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night
Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park ©
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
Balcony House has been added to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Balcony House.

Planning Mesa Verde National Park trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Getting from Albuquerque to Mesa Verde National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Albuquerque in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Mesa Verde National Park, with lows of 24°F. You'll set off for home on the 24th (Sun).

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites
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Balcony House ©
Balcony House

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night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. To find out how to plan a trip to Monument Valley, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Mesa Verde National Park to Monument Valley takes 4 hours. In November, daytime highs in Monument Valley are 52°F, while nighttime lows are 29°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Market ©
Monument Valley Navajo Market

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