20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Norwich
+4
Train + Subway + Foot + Train + Fly:  14 h 45 min
1
Denver
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
2
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Santa Fe
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  5 h 30 min
4
Moab
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 15 min
5
Sedona
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
7
Omaha
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 30 min
8
Topeka
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
9
Oklahoma City
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
10
Austin
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
11
San Antonio
— 1 night
Fly:  20 h
End: Norwich

1
night
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 14th (Thu): take a memorable drive along Mount Evans Scenic Byway and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Denver attractions planner.

Norwich, UK to Denver is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 7 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Denver can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Nature Scenic Drive Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Mount Evans Scenic Byway ©
Mount Evans Scenic Byway

2
nights
Colorado Springs

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 15th (Fri), learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, thenget your game on at Battlefield Colorado, and then stroll around Garden of the Gods. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Colorado Springs trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Denver to Colorado Springs by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

1
night
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 17th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, thenadmire the natural beauty at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Loretto Chapel.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe vacation planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Santa Fe takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Moab.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Spas Parks
Highlights from your plan
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens ©
Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens

2
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Double Arch and then take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Moab online travel route builder.

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and car from Santa Fe to Moab takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Santa Fe in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Moab, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Double Arch
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

2
nights
Sedona

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 20th (Wed), take an unorthodox tour of Chapel of the Holy Cross, thensee Off-Road Tours, and then admire all the interesting features of Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): examine the collection at Arizona Copper Art Museum, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Sedona trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and shuttle from Moab to Sedona takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In May in Sedona, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Arizona Copper Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

3
nights
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, contemplate the waterfront views at Shoshone Lake, explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge Trail, and trek along Artist Point.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Sedona to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Sedona in May, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 13°C and lows at -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Omaha.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

1
day
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): observe the fascinating underwater world at Henry Doorly Zoo, thentake an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum, and then explore the activities along Prairie Queen Recreation Area.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Omaha tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Omaha in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in May, things will get much hotter in Omaha: highs are around 27°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Topeka.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Nightlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Prairie Queen Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
The Durham Museum ©
The Durham Museum
Prairie Queen Recreation Area ©
Prairie Queen Recreation Area

1
night
Topeka

Topeka ©
Topeka is the capital city of the U.S. On the 27th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Evel Knievel Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Ted Ensley Gardens, and then have some family-friendly fun at Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Topeka tour planner.

Drive from Omaha to Topeka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can go by car to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Topeka

Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence
Highlights from your plan
Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence ©
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence
Ted Ensley Gardens ©
Ted Ensley Gardens

1
night
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): explore the world behind art at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, examine the collection at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, thenadmire the natural beauty at Myriad Botanical Gardens, and finally appreciate the history behind Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Oklahoma City route builder.

You can drive from Topeka to Oklahoma City in 5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Oklahoma City can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Austin.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum ©
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology ©
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum ©
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, thenhike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, thenget a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, and finally have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Austin. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Barton Springs Pool, thenadmire the natural beauty at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, thenget engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, and finally look for gifts at Waterloo Records.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Austin trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Oklahoma City to Austin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Oklahoma City in May: high temperatures in Austin hover around 34°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center ©
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin

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night
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take in the pleasant sights at The San Antonio River Walk, contemplate the long history of The Alamo, thenadmire the natural beauty at San Antonio Botanical Garden, and finally admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the San Antonio day trip app.

Drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in San Antonio are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
San Antonio Botanical Garden ©
San Antonio Botanical Garden

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