8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Orange
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Orange
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
La Quinta
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Flagstaff
— 1 day
Drive:  8​h 30​min
4
Tucumcari
— 1 day
Drive:  8​h 15​min
5
Fort Smith
— 1 day
Drive:  8​h 15​min
6
Nashville
— 1 day
Drive:  8​h 30​min
7
Staunton
— 1 day
Drive:  8​h 45​min
8
Hartford
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Plymouth

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Orange

Orange ©
Orange is a city located in Orange County, California. On the 29th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Newport Beach, see the interesting displays at Mission San Juan Capistrano, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Arden Helena Modjeska Historic House and Gardens.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Orange trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Orange. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in January, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to La Quinta.

Things to do in Orange

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Mission San Juan Capistrano, Arden Helena Modjeska Historic House and Gardens, Newport Beach
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Newport Beach ©
Newport Beach
Mission San Juan Capistrano ©
Mission San Juan Capistrano

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La Quinta

La Quinta ©
La Quinta is a resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, specifically in the Coachella Valley between Indian Wells and Indio. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): tee off at Palm Royale Country Club and then tee off at Toscana Country Club.

Plan my day in La Quinta using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Orange to La Quinta in 2 hours. Traveling from Orange in January, expect slightly colder with lows of 40°F in La Quinta. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Flagstaff.

Things to do in La Quinta

Outdoors Golf
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Palm Royale Country Club ©
Palm Royale Country Club

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Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
On the 31st (Thu), admire the masterpieces at West of the Moon Gallery, have fun at Flagstaff Extreme, then stroll through Thorpe Park, and finally see the sky in a new way at Lowell Observatory.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Flagstaff tour planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from La Quinta to Flagstaff. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from La Quinta in January, things will get cooler in Flagstaff: highs are around 44°F and lows about 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Tucumcari.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Museums Fun & Games
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Thorpe Park ©
Thorpe Park
Lowell Observatory ©
Lowell Observatory
West of the Moon Gallery ©
West of the Moon Gallery

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Tucumcari

Tucumcari ©
Tucumcari is a city in and the county seat of Quay County, New Mexico, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): look for gifts at Route 66 Townhouse Welcome Center & Gift Shop, make a trip to Mother Road Old Time Photos, enjoy some diversion at Route 66 Wedding Chapel, then take an in-depth tour of Tucumcari Historical Museum, and finally examine the collection at Tucumcari Railroad Museum.

Discover how to plan a Tucumcari trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Flagstaff to Tucumcari in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In February, Tucumcari is a bit warmer than Flagstaff - with highs of 60°F and lows of 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Fort Smith.

Things to do in Tucumcari

Museums Shopping Fun & Games
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Tucumcari Historical Museum ©
Tucumcari Historical Museum
Mother Road Old Time Photos ©
Mother Road Old Time Photos

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Fort Smith

Fort Smith ©
Fort Smith is the second-largest city in Arkansas and one of the two county seats of Sebastian County. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Fort Smith National Historic Site, then admire the masterpieces at Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, and then get outside with Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Fort Smith online road trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Tucumcari to Fort Smith. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tucumcari to Fort Smith due to the time zone difference. In February, daily temperatures in Fort Smith can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Fort Smith

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then get your game on at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), and then see a show at Grand Ole Opry.

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Traveling by car from Fort Smith to Nashville takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In February in Nashville, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 34°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Staunton.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Nightlife Fun & Games
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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

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Staunton

Staunton ©
Staunton is an independent city in the U.S. On the 4th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Star B Stables, then stop by Artful Gifts, then pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Episcopal Church, and finally admire the masterpieces at R.R. Smith Center for History & Art.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Staunton visit planner .

Getting from Nashville to Staunton by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Staunton. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Nashville in February, with highs in Staunton at 48°F and lows at 26°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hartford.

Things to do in Staunton

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Star B Stables ©
Star B Stables
Trinity Episcopal Church ©
Trinity Episcopal Church

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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): engage your brain at Connecticut Science Center, see the interesting displays at Basketball Hall of Fame, then explore the engaging exhibits at Kidcity Children's Museum, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Connecticut State Capitol.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hartford road trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Staunton to Hartford takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Staunton in February: highs in Hartford hover around 39°F, while lows dip to 22°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Basketball Hall of Fame, Kidcity Children's Museum
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Connecticut Science Center ©
Connecticut Science Center
Kidcity Children's Museum ©
Kidcity Children's Museum
Basketball Hall of Fame ©
Basketball Hall of Fame

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