9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Cleveland
— 1 night
2
Phoenix
— 1 night
3
Santa Barbara
— 2 nights
4
Denver
— 1 night
5
Urbana
— 1 day

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Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art, see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and then stroll around The Mall. Keep things going the next day: catch a live event at Progressive Field and then try your luck at JACK Cleveland Casino.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Cleveland trip planner.

Detroit to Cleveland is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums Fun & Games Casinos
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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art
JACK Cleveland Casino ©
JACK Cleveland Casino

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Desert Botanical Garden and then examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Phoenix trip planner.

You can fly from Cleveland to Phoenix in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cleveland to Phoenix due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cleveland in July, expect nights in Phoenix to be a bit warmer, around °F, while days are much warmer, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Parks
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Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden

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Santa Barbara

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. On the next day, take in panoramic vistas at Santa Barbara County Courthouse, contemplate the long history of Old Mission Santa Barbara, thenmeet the residents at Santa Barbara Zoo, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Stearns Wharf.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Santa Barbara trip planner.

You can fly from Phoenix to Santa Barbara in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Phoenix to Santa Barbara, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Phoenix in July, expect Santa Barbara to be cooler, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Wineries Tours Zoos & Aquariums
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Stearns Wharf ©
Stearns Wharf

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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the resident critters at Denver Zoo, take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens, and then see where the action happens at Coors Field.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Denver trip maker site.

Fly from Santa Barbara to Denver in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Santa Barbara in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Denver: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Urbana.

Things to do in Denver

Tours Parks Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Coors Field ©
Coors Field
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens

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Urbana

Urbana ©
Urbana is a city in and the county seat of Champaign County, Illinois, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): get lost in a book at Champaign Public Library, see where the action happens at Memorial Stadium, thentake in the exciting artwork at Larry Kanfer Photography, and finally stroll around Meadowbrook Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Urbana trip maker app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Denver to Urbana. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. July in Urbana sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Urbana

Fun & Games Parks Museums

Side Trip

Champaign
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Meadowbrook Park ©
Meadowbrook Park
Larry Kanfer Photography ©
Larry Kanfer Photography
Champaign Public Library ©
Champaign Public Library

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