59 days in United States Itinerary

59 days in United States Itinerary

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59 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Calipatria
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
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Phoenix
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Monument Valley
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
9
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
10
Roswell
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
11
Dallas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
12
Houston
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
13
Austin
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
14
Bartlesville
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
15
Oklahoma City
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
16
Keystone
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
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Denver
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
18
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
19
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
20
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
21
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
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Portland
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
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Honolulu
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 15​min
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Redwood National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
25
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Las Vegas

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Counts Kustoms. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Vegas: Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston) and Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave). Spend the 3rd (Tue) riding across the waves with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. There's still lots to do: shop like a local with The Strip, admire nature's extreme beauty at Escape Adventures and Las Vegas Cyclery, take a memorable tour with Tours, and ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas day trip planner .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are McCarran International Airport and Laughlin Bullhead International Airport. In September in Las Vegas, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Spring Mountains Visitor Center, Willow Beach, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Ashford Mill Ruins, steep yourself in history at Charcoal Kilns, take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, then contemplate the long history of Harmony Borax Works, and finally make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): explore the activities along Badwater Basin, explore and take pictures at Artists Dr, then get engrossed in the history at The Ranch at Furnace Creek, and finally steep yourself in history at Eureka Mine.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park trip website .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Las Vegas in September, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then make a trip to Montana Avenue, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, wander the streets of Rodeo Drive, then browse the different shops at The Grove, and finally make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Los Angeles travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Death Valley National Park in September: highs in Los Angeles hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and then shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter. On your second day here, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then take in the exciting artwork at Spanish Village Art Center.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, you will find days in San Diego are a bit cooler (30°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Calipatria.

Things to do in San Diego

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Old Town San Diego State Historic Park ©
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter

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Calipatria

Calipatria ©
Calipatria is a city in Imperial County, California. You've now added Salvation Mountain to your itinerary. On the 12th (Thu), explore the fascinating landscape at Glamis Sand Dunes and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Salvation Mountain.

Plan a trip to Calipatria easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Getting from San Diego to Calipatria by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from San Diego in September: highs in Calipatria hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Calipatria

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Glamis Sand Dunes
Highlights from your plan
Salvation Mountain ©
Salvation Mountain

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, then see a world frozen in time at Goldfield Ghost Town, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Lake Pleasant Regional Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Adobe Mission, and then take a stroll through Old Town Scottsdale.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Phoenix holiday planning app .

You can drive from Calipatria to Phoenix in 4 hours. Another option is to fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Calipatria to Phoenix is 1 hour. In September in Phoenix, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Lake Pleasant Regional Park, Goldfield Ghost Town
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Old Town Scottsdale ©
Old Town Scottsdale

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): admire the striking features of Lookout Studio, see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, then trek along South Kaibab Trail, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mather Point. Keep things going the next day: take in a show at Hopi House, stroll through Rim Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and finally engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park journey maker site .

You can drive from Phoenix to Grand Canyon National Park in 4 hours. In September, Grand Canyon National Park is much colder than Phoenix - with highs of 28°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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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. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): explore and take pictures at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, then look for gifts at Navajo Jewelry and Design, then examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., and finally hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour. Keep things going the next day: cruise along Moki Dugway, then contemplate the long history of Bluff Fort Historic Site, then don't miss a visit to Forrest Gump Point, and finally take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

Find out how to plan Monument Valley trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley in 3.5 hours. In September, Monument Valley is a bit warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 32°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trips

Bluff Fort Historic Site, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Forrest Gump Point, Moki Dugway
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Bluff Fort Historic Site ©
Bluff Fort Historic Site

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Nedra Matteucci Galleries, make a trip to Canyon Road, then look for all kinds of wild species at Randall Davey Audubon Center, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, hunt for treasures at Santa Fe Farmers Market, then view the masterpieces at Keshi, then contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza, and finally take in the natural beauty of ten thousand waves.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Santa Fe online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Santa Fe takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In September in Santa Fe, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Roswell.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Randall Davey Audubon Center ©
Randall Davey Audubon Center
Keshi ©
Keshi
Nedra Matteucci Galleries ©
Nedra Matteucci Galleries

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Roswell

Roswell ©
Famed as the site of a purported UFO crash in 1947, the Roswell of today offers much more than alien research opportunities.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Bottomless Lakes State Park, cruise along Singing Road, get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Historic District, then admire the masterpieces at Roswell Museum & Art Center, and finally get curious at Roswell Space Center. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge, explore the world behind art at Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, then take an in-depth tour of Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico, and finally learn about winemaking at Pecos Flavors Winery.

To see reviews and more tourist information, go to the Roswell day trip planner .

Getting from Santa Fe to Roswell by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Santa Fe in September: high temperatures in Roswell hover around 36°C and lows are around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Roswell

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Singing Road
Highlights from your plan

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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.
To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Dallas trip planner .

You can fly from Roswell to Dallas in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Roswell to Dallas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Roswell in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Dallas, with lows of 26°C. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in Dallas

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Fort Worth
Highlights from your plan
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
Fort Worth Botanic Garden ©
Fort Worth Botanic Garden

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Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Saint Arnold Brewing Company. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, then explore the galleries of Cockrell Butterfly Center, and then meet the residents at Houston Zoo.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Houston trip planner .

You can fly from Dallas to Houston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston ©
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Hermann Park ©
Hermann Park

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Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Barn Pottery, then Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, and then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Austin tour itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Houston to Austin takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in September, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Bartlesville.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Fredericksburg, Natural Bridge Caverns, Barn Pottery
Highlights from your plan
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

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Bartlesville

Bartlesville ©
Bartlesville is a city mostly in Washington County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): contemplate the long history of Will Rogers Dog Iron Ranch and Birthplace Home, then contemplate the long history of Prairie Song Indian Territory, then steep yourself in history at Little House on the Prairie Museum, and finally stroll through Safari Zoological Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): stop by The Pioneer Woman Mercantile, then explore the galleries of Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve, then examine the collection at Will Rogers Memorial Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Bowling Ball Yard Art.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bartlesville trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Austin to Bartlesville. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Austin in October: high temperatures in Bartlesville hover around 28°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Bartlesville

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Safari Zoological Park, Little House on the Prairie Museum, The Pioneer Woman Mercantile, Will Rogers Dog Iron Ranch and Birthplace Home, Prairie Song Indian Territory
Highlights from your plan
Safari Zoological Park ©
Safari Zoological Park
Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve ©
Will Rogers Memorial Museum ©
Will Rogers Memorial Museum

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Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): take a stroll through Bricktown, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Oklahoma City Zoo, then explore the world behind art at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): meet the residents at Tiger Safari Zoological Park, learn more about the world around you at Museum of Osteology, then get curious at Science Museum Oklahoma, and finally examine the collection at Oklahoma County Auto Trim and Mini Museum.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Oklahoma City trip builder .

Drive from Bartlesville to Oklahoma City in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Tiger Safari Zoological Park, Oklahoma County Auto Trim and Mini Museum
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Osteology ©
Museum of Osteology

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Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Mount Rushmore National Memorial has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): hike along Presidential Trail, view the masterpieces at Warrior's Work & Ben West Gallery, then delve into the lush surroundings at Black Hills National Forest, and finally learn about winemaking at Prairie Berry Winery. Keep things going the next day: cruise along Iron Mountain Road, look for gifts at Art Expressions, then explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Mammoth Site of Hot Springs.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Keystone itinerary planning site .

Traveling by flight from Oklahoma City to Keystone takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Oklahoma City to Keystone is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Oklahoma City, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in Keystone, ranging from highs of 16°C to lows of 1°C. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Custer, Hill City, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Black Hills National Forest ©
Black Hills National Forest
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park

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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.
On the 7th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Crown Hill Park. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, see the interesting displays at Molly Brown House Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens, then enjoy some music at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, and finally identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Denver tour itinerary website .

Traveling by flight from Keystone to Denver takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Keystone in October, with highs in Denver at 22°C and lows at 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Crown Hill Park, Dinosaur Ridge, Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
River Rafting & Tubing
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, then take a stroll through Old Colorado City Historic District, then explore the ancient world of Manitou Cliff Dwellings, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Garden of the Gods and then identify plant and animal life at North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs visit planning site .

Getting from Denver to Colorado Springs by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Colorado Springs are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manitou Cliff Dwellings, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
Highlights from your plan

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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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Utah, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Tabernacle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, and finally browse the exhibits of Joseph Smith Memorial Building.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City road trip app .

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Salt Lake City when traveling from Colorado Springs in October, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Park City
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Fishing Charters & Tours
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): explore and take pictures at Lone Star Geyser, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, then take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Yellowstone National Park.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park day trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Salt Lake City in October; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 9°C and lows reach -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, then wander the streets of Pioneer Square, and finally admire the striking features of King Street Station. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then look for all kinds of wild species at Mercer Slough Nature Park, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Seattle travel itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Seattle, with highs around 20°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 11°C. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Mercer Slough Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Pittock Mansion, take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, then look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, then admire the sheer force of Multnomah Falls, and finally contemplate the long history of Columbia River Highway.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Portland trip planner.

Fly from Seattle to Portland in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Portland, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Portland

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Columbia River Highway, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, Multnomah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum ©
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls

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Honolulu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): stroll through Waikiki Beach and then explore the galleries of USS Arizona Memorial. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Sunset Beach Park, get into the urban bustle at Polynesian Cultural Center, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Manoa Falls.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Honolulu road trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Portland to Honolulu takes 7.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Portland in October; daily highs in Honolulu reach 36°C and lows reach 27°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Wed) before leaving for Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Sunset Beach Park, Polynesian Cultural Center
Highlights from your plan
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
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Waikiki Beach
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Sunset Beach Park

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Redwood National Park. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Enderts Beach.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Honolulu to Redwood National Park. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Redwood National Park is 2 hours. In October, Redwood National Park is colder than Honolulu - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, make a trip to Olmsted Point, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Trail, then don't miss a visit to Ansel Adams Gallery, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park road trip site .

Explore your travel options from Redwood National Park to Yosemite National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Redwood National Park in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Yosemite National Park, with lows of -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
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Panorama Trail

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Musee Mecanique has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Sat), explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, then contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): stroll through Marshall’s Beach, then cast your line with a fishing tour, then examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, and finally wander the streets of Union Square.

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Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in October: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
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Fisherman's Wharf
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Exploratorium

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