7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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7 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
+2
Fly + foot + train:  5​h 30​min
1
Denver
— Few hours
+2
train + foot + Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
4
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Newark

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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.
For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Denver journey tool .

Newark to Denver is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Newark in May, with highs in Denver at 67°F and lows at 43°F. You'll set off for Moab on the 19th (Sat).

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours

3
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Explore hidden gems such as Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Off-Road & ATV Trails. It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Negro Bill Canyon Trail and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Moab trip itinerary app .

Fly from Denver to Moab in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Denver in May: high temperatures in Moab hover around 78°F and lows are around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Off-Road & ATV Trails
River Rafting & Tubing

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, get great views at Grandview Point, then take in panoramic vistas at Desert View Watchtower, and finally take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip app .

You can drive from Moab to Grand Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Moab in May, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 69°F and lows at 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Fe.
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Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point
Grandview Point ©
Grandview Point
Desert View Watchtower ©
Desert View Watchtower

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Harrell House of Natural Oddities.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Fe travel route planning site .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Santa Fe takes 7 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May: high temperatures in Santa Fe hover around 76°F and lows are around 44°F. On the 25th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums Historic Sites
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Palace of the Governors ©
Palace of the Governors
The Harrell House Bug Museum ©
The Harrell House Bug Museum
San Miguel Chapel ©
San Miguel Chapel

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