9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Fort Worth
Drive:  6 h 45 min
1
Amarillo
— Few hours
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Sedona
— 4 nights
Drive:  6 h 45 min
4
Santa Fe
— 3 nights
Drive:  11 h 15 min
End: Fort Worth

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): view the masterpieces at American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Amarillo Zoo.

Find out how to plan Amarillo trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Fort Worth to Amarillo is an approximately 4- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Amarillo when traveling from Fort Worth in July, with lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum ©
Amarillo Zoo ©
Amarillo Zoo

1
night
Albuquerque

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): examine the collection at New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Albuquerque trip planning website.

You can drive from Amarillo to Albuquerque in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amarillo to Albuquerque. In July, daytime highs in Albuquerque are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Sedona.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Museums
Highlights from your plan

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Sedona is known for nature, historic sites, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, delve into the mystery of Chapel of the Holy Cross, admire the majestic nature at Slide Rock State Park, and appreciate the history behind 911 Memorial.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Sedona sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Albuquerque to Sedona in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In July in Sedona, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Sedona

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Slide Rock State Park ©
Slide Rock State Park
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock

3
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Santa Fe: Cochiti Pueblo (Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument & Canyon Trail). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Loretto Chapel, make a trip to Santa Fe Plaza, appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Sedona to Santa Fe in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Santa Fe when traveling from Sedona in July, with lows around 60°F. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Cochiti Pueblo
Highlights from your plan
Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument ©
Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument
Canyon Trail
Canyon Trail
Santa Fe Children's Museum ©
Santa Fe Children's Museum

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