16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
3
Laramie
— 1 night
4
Denver
— 2 nights
5
Alamosa
— 1 night
6
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
7
Tijeras
— 1 night
8
Albuquerque
— 2 nights

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Golden Spike National Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ponder the world of politics at Utah State Capitol, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square, and then wander the streets of Park City Main Street Historic District.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Salt Lake City visit planning website.

Venice, Italy to Salt Lake City is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 8 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Salt Lake City can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Golden Spike National Historic Site, Park City Main Street Historic District
Highlights from your plan
Golden Spike National Historic Site ©
Golden Spike National Historic Site
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Park City Main Street Historic District ©
Park City Main Street Historic District

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at West Thumb Geyser Basin and Uncle Tom's Trail. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Grand Loop Road, get answers to all your questions at Old Faithful Visitor Education Center, witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, and take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park tour itinerary planning app.

Getting from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Salt Lake City in September, things will get cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 18°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Laramie.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

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Laramie

Laramie ©
Laramie is a city and the county seat of Albany County, Wyoming, United States. On the 12th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbey of St. Walburga, contemplate the long history of Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site, and then take an in-depth tour of Laramie Plains Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Laramie travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Laramie takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September: high temperatures in Laramie hover around 26°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Laramie

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Abbey of St. Walburga
Highlights from your plan
Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site ©
Abbey of St. Walburga ©
Abbey of St. Walburga
Laramie Plains Museum ©
Laramie Plains Museum

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Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): engage your brain at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, and then take in the exciting artwork at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver online itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Laramie to Denver takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Laramie in September; daily highs in Denver reach 30°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Alamosa.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Highlights from your plan
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center ©
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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Alamosa

Alamosa ©
Alamosa is a city under Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Alamosa County, Colorado, United States. On the 14th (Sat), see the interesting displays at The San Luis Valley Museum, identify plant and animal life at Colorado Gators Reptile Park, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at San Luis Valley Brewing Company.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Alamosa trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Denver to Alamosa in 4 hours. Traveling from Denver in September, plan for little chillier nights in Alamosa, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Alamosa

Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Jack Dempsey Museum, Colorado Gators Reptile Park
Highlights from your plan
Jack Dempsey Museum ©
Jack Dempsey Museum
Colorado Gators Reptile Park ©
Colorado Gators Reptile Park
The San Luis Valley Museum ©
The San Luis Valley Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): stop by Tin - Nee - Ann. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): explore the world behind art at San Miguel Chapel, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and then engage your brain at Bradbury Science Museum.

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You can drive from Alamosa to Santa Fe in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Alamosa in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 13°C in Santa Fe. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tijeras.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

El Santuario de Chimayo, Bradbury Science Museum
Highlights from your plan
San Miguel Chapel ©
San Miguel Chapel
El Santuario de Chimayo ©
El Santuario de Chimayo
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture ©
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture

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Tijeras

Tijeras
Tijeras is a village in Bernalillo County, New Mexico, United States. For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tijeras trip planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe to Tijeras takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Santa Fe in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 18°C in Tijeras. On the 18th (Wed), you're off to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Tijeras

Scenic Drive · Outdoors

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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 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Albuquerque Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Telephone Museum of New Mexico, pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe, take in the spiritual surroundings of San Felipe de Neri Church, then examine the collection at The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Spaceship House.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Albuquerque online trip maker.

Albuquerque is just a stone's throw from Tijeras. September in Albuquerque sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
San Felipe de Neri Church ©
San Felipe de Neri Church
Albuquerque Old Town ©
Albuquerque Old Town
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center ©
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

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