9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Seattle
— 2 nights
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Winslow
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, make a trip to Space Needle, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and finally look for gifts at Chukar Cherries. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel, have some family-friendly fun at Wings Over Washington, then explore the activities along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Seattle trip website.

Kansas City to Seattle is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Kansas City to Seattle is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Kansas City in September, things will get little chillier in Seattle: highs are around 72°F and lows about 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Winslow.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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Winslow

Winslow ©
Winslow is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): browse the exhibits of Meteor Crater & Barringer Space Museum, explore the galleries of Rock Art Canyon Ranch, then stroll around First Street Pathway Park, and finally walk around Standin' on the Corner Park.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Winslow tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Seattle to Winslow by car takes about 24 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Seattle to Winslow, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in September, expect nights in Winslow to be about the same, around 54°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 86°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Winslow

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Standin' on the Corner Park ©
Standin' on the Corner Park
Rock Art Canyon Ranch ©
Rock Art Canyon Ranch

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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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail, trek along South Kaibab Trail, and get great views at Mather Point.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Winslow to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Winslow in September: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 75°F and lows are around 43°F. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park ©
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Spruce Tree House, then contemplate the long history of Balcony House, and then delve into the distant past at Cliff Palace.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mesa Verde National Park day trip app.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Mesa Verde National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. In September, daytime highs in Mesa Verde National Park are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Balcony House ©
Balcony House
Cliff Palace ©
Cliff Palace
Spruce Tree House ©
Spruce Tree House

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