9 days in Western US Itinerary

9 days in Western US Itinerary

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9 days in Western US Itinerary

Start: Tulsa
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
1
Steamboat Springs
— Few hours
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
Moab
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Sedona
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 30​min
5
Santa Fe
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
End: Tulsa

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Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©
An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
On the 16th (Sat), hit the slopes at Steamboat Ski Resort.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Steamboat Springs online travel planner .

Tulsa to Steamboat Springs is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tulsa to Steamboat Springs due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Tulsa in March, with highs in Steamboat Springs at 45°F and lows at 21°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Moab.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Parks Winter Sports Trails
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Steamboat Ski Resort ©
Steamboat Ski Resort

1
day
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Hurrah Pass Road, admire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park, and then take in breathtaking views at Lions Park.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Moab trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and car from Steamboat Springs to Moab takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and flight. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Steamboat Springs in March; daily highs in Moab reach 62°F and lows reach 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Trails
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Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park
Hurrah Pass Road ©
Hurrah Pass Road

5
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Tusayan Museum and Yavapai Geology Museum. Visiting Cape Final Trail and Bright Angel Trail will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: hike along South Kaibab Trail, stroll through Tanner Trail, admire all the interesting features of Moran Point, and explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Moab to Grand Canyon National Park takes 6 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Moab in March, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 57°F and lows at 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Bell Rock and then take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sedona trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona by car takes about 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 67°F to lows of 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature
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Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock

1
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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, contemplate the long history of Loretto Chapel, then wander the streets of Canyon Road, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip itinerary builder website .

You can 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 a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sedona in March; daily highs in Santa Fe reach 61°F and lows reach 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

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