9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Laredo
1
Laredo
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
2
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h
3
Moab
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  6​h 15​min
4
Badlands National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Keystone
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
6
Athens
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Laredo

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Laredo

Laredo ©
Laredo is the county seat of Webb County, Texas, United States, located on the north bank of the Rio Grande in South Texas, across from Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): browse the different shops at Mall del Norte, enjoy some diversion at Arena Gun Club, then have some family-friendly fun at Xtreme VR, and finally don't miss a visit to San Augustin Plaza.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Laredo online tour planner .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Laredo. June in Laredo sees daily highs of 98°F and lows of 76°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Laredo

Fun & Games Shopping
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Arena Gun Club ©
Arena Gun Club
Xtreme VR ©
Xtreme VR
San Augustin Plaza ©
San Augustin Plaza

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nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and then take a stroll through The Strip.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary planning app .

Explore your travel options from Laredo to Las Vegas with the Route module. Traveling from Laredo to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 103°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping
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The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Wilson's Arch and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Moab visit website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Las Vegas to Moab in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Moab. In July, Moab is a bit cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 97°F and lows of 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Badlands National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Wilson's Arch ©
Wilson's Arch

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night
Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park ©
Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Badlands National Park.

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

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and taxi from Moab to Badlands National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Moab in July, expect Badlands National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 91°F and 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Keystone.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Badlands National Park
Highlights from your plan
Badlands National Park ©
Badlands National Park

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nights
Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): go deep underground at Big Thunder Gold Mine, explore the striking landscape of Mount Rushmore National Memorial, then explore the activities along Sylvan Lake, and finally hike along Presidential Trail. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Rushmore Tramway Adventures.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Keystone trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Badlands National Park to Keystone takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Badlands National Park in July, expect Keystone to be a bit cooler, temps between 80°F and 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trip

Sylvan Lake
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake
Rushmore Tramway Adventures ©
Rushmore Tramway Adventures

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Athens

Athens ©
Athens is a city in Henderson County, Texas, in the United States. On the 7th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Athens, then look for all kinds of wild species at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center, and then admire all the interesting features of Black Beauty Ranch.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Keystone to Athens. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, Athens is a bit warmer than Keystone - with highs of 91°F and lows of 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Black Beauty Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center ©
Lake Athens ©
Lake Athens

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