10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Zion National Park
— 1 night
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Amarillo
— 1 night
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Dallas
— 1 night
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Austin
— 2 nights
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Houston
— 1 night
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El Paso
— 1 night
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Zion National Park

Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 15th (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Zion National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along The Narrows.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Zion National Park trip itinerary site.

Los Angeles to Zion National Park is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: highs in Zion National Park hover around 90°F, while lows dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
The Narrows ©
Must see
The Narrows
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Zion National Park ©
National Park
Zion National Park
4.7

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Colorado Springs

Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 17th (Mon), look for gifts at Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, stroll around Garden of the Gods, and then do sightseeing your way with Manitou Springs Adventures, High Country Excursions.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Colorado Springs trip website.

You can fly from Zion National Park to Colorado Springs in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. While traveling from Zion National Park, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Colorado Springs, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
4.5

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Amarillo

Yellow Rose of Texas

Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum, then get a taste of life in the country at Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West, and then test your team's savvy at Amarillo Escape and Mystery.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Amarillo trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Amarillo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Colorado Springs to Amarillo. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Colorado Springs in August; daily highs in Amarillo reach 89°F and lows reach 65°F. On the 19th (Wed), you'll travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums · Fun & Games
Highlights from your trip

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Dallas

Big D

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Top O'Hill Terrace, get a new perspective on things with Black Watch Sailing Charters, and then test your team's savvy at North Texas Escape Rooms.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Dallas trip builder.

You can fly from Amarillo to Dallas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amarillo in August: high temperatures in Dallas hover around 96°F and lows are around 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Dallas

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
North Texas Escape Rooms ©
Room Escape Game
North Texas Escape Rooms
4.9

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Austin

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get a new perspective on things with ATXcursions, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool, and then admire the striking features of The Driskill. Keep things going the next day: trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, look for gifts at Waterloo Records, then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, and finally take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Austin online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dallas to Austin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 98°F in August, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Houston.

Things to do in Austin

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours
Highlights from your trip
ATXcursions ©
River Rafting / Tubing
ATXcursions
5.0
Texas State Capitol ©
Government Building
Texas State Capitol
4.7
Barton Springs Pool ©
Hot Spring
Barton Springs Pool
4.4

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Houston

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
On the 23rd (Sun), explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery and then examine the collection at Space Center Houston.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Houston trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Austin to Houston takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 95°F in August, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to El Paso.

Things to do in Houston

Highlights from your trip
Space Center Houston ©
Specialty Museum
Space Center Houston
4.2
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Cemetery
Glenwood Cemetery
4.9

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El Paso

Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): head outdoors with Southwest University Park, admire the landmark architecture of The Lhakhang, then take a memorable drive along Scenic Drive - Overlook, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Tom Lea Upper Park.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read El Paso travel route builder.

Getting from Houston to El Paso by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Houston in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 71°F in El Paso. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in El Paso

Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your trip
Southwest University Park ©
Outdoor Activity
Southwest University Park
4.6
Scenic Drive - Overlook ©
Scenic Drive
Scenic Drive - Overlook
4.6

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