8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Houston
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Round Rock
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
2
El Paso
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Mesa
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
San Diego
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Houston

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hours
Round Rock

Round Rock ©
Round Rock is a city in the U.S. On the 6th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Inner Space Cavern and then stroll around Play for all park.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Round Rock holiday planner.

Houston to Round Rock is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 94°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to El Paso.

Things to do in Round Rock

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Inner Space Cavern
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Inner Space Cavern ©
Inner Space Cavern

1
day
El Paso

El Paso ©
El Paso is a city in and the seat of El Paso County, Texas, United States. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at El Paso Zoo, explore the world behind art at El Paso Museum of Art, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our El Paso trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Round Rock to El Paso. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 97°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Mesa.

Things to do in El Paso

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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El Paso Zoo ©
El Paso Zoo
El Paso Museum of Art ©
El Paso Museum of Art

1
night
Mesa

Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, in the U.S. On the 8th (Mon), browse the fresh offerings at Superstition Ranch Market, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Butterfly Wonderland, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Mesa travel route builder website .

Getting from El Paso to Mesa by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from El Paso in July, with highs in Mesa at 103°F and lows at 83°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Mesa

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Scottsdale
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River Rafting & Tubing
Butterfly Wonderland ©
Butterfly Wonderland

4
nights
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.
Get outdoors at La Jolla Cove and Mission Beach Park. Family-friendly places like San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, sample the fine beverages at Malahat Spirits, and examine the collection at USS Midway Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our San Diego visit planning app .

Getting from Mesa to San Diego by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mesa to San Diego. When traveling from Mesa in July, plan for colder days in San Diego, with highs around 77°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego

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