8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Newark
Drive:  2 h
1
Scranton
— 1 day
Fly:  7 h 15 min
2
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
3
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Sedona
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
5
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 30 min
7
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Newark

1
day
Scranton

Scranton ©
Scranton is the sixth-largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania behind Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie and Reading. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): learn about all things military at Marine Corps League NE Detachment Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stanislaus Historical Catholic Cathedral, and then look for gifts at Noteology.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Scranton vacation planner.

Newark to Scranton is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Scranton when traveling from Newark in July, with lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Scranton

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Marine Corps League NE Detachment Museum ©
Marine Corps League NE Detachment Museum
Noteology ©
Noteology

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Thu), engage your brain at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and then have fun at A Park Above.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Scranton to Albuquerque by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Scranton to Albuquerque. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Scranton in July: highs in Albuquerque hover around 91°F, while lows dip to 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Tours Outdoors Childrens Museums

Side Trip

A Park Above
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Balloon Rides
A Park Above ©
A Park Above

1
night
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
On the 3rd (Fri), take a memorable tour with Tours, take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, thenexplore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend, and finally have fun at Gunfighter Canyon.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Page online attractions planner.

Fly from Albuquerque to Page in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Albuquerque in July; daily highs in Page reach 98°F and lows reach 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Tours
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Gunfighter Canyon ©
Gunfighter Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

1
night
Sedona

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Holy Cross and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sedona trip planner.

Getting from Page to Sedona by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. When traveling from Page in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Sedona: temperatures range from 92°F by day to 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Sedona

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross

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night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 5th (Sun), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, thenstroll around Garden of the Gods, and then find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Sedona to Colorado Springs in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sedona in July, things will get slightly colder in Colorado Springs: highs are around 86°F and lows about 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

1
night
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 6th (Mon), look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Denver online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Denver takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Denver are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Denver

Breweries & Distilleries Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour ©
Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

2
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Hen Wallow Water Falls, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the next day, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky, walk around Chimneys Picnic Area, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, and finally sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Gatlinburg trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Denver to Gatlinburg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Denver to Gatlinburg. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Gatlinburg when traveling from Denver in July, with lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Nature Adventure

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hartford, Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine
Highlights from your plan
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
River Rafting & Tubing
Zipline

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