9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Drive
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San Antonio
— 1 day
Drive
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El Paso
— Few hours
Drive
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Tucson
— Few hours
Drive
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Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive
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Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive
8
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly
9
Flagstaff
— 1 night
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San Antonio

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
On the 10th (Sat), admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, then get engrossed in the history at The Alamo, and then shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read San Antonio day trip planning website.

Mobile to San Antonio is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mobile in October: highs in San Antonio hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to El Paso.

Things to do in San Antonio

Highlights from your trip
The Alamo ©
Historic Site
The Alamo
4.4

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El Paso

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the El Paso tour planner.

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to El Paso takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from San Antonio to El Paso due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Antonio in October, things will get little chillier in El Paso: highs are around 82°F and lows about 56°F. You'll set off for Tucson on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in El Paso

Museums · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

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Tucson

Old Pueblo

One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): examine the collection at Pima Air and Space Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tucson trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from El Paso to Tucson in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Tucson

Highlights from your trip
Pima Air and Space Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Pima Air and Space Museum
4.8

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Phoenix trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tucson to Phoenix takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Tucson in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Phoenix, with lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Phoenix

Highlights from your trip
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson ©
Specialty Museum
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson
4.7

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, stop by Amoeba Music, then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and finally don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Phoenix to Los Angeles takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Phoenix to Los Angeles is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Phoenix in October, with highs in Los Angeles at 82°F and lows at 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Santa Monica Pier ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1
Griffith Observatory ©
Observatory
Griffith Observatory
4.6
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Historic Walking Area
Hollywood Walk of Fame
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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas road trip website.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. October in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 60°F at night. On the 14th (Wed), you're off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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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.
Before you visit Grand Canyon National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in October: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 31°F. On the 14th (Wed), you're off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Trails

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

On the 15th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Bradbury Building.

Find out how to plan Los Angeles trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, you will find days in Los Angeles are a bit warmer (82°F), and nights are warmer (62°F). On the 15th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Flagstaff.
Highlights from your trip
Bradbury Building ©
Architectural Building
Bradbury Building
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Flagstaff

City of Seven Wonders

Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at West of the Moon Gallery and then look for gifts at Olive the Best Oils and Vinegars of Flagstaff.

Find out how to plan Flagstaff trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Flagstaff in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for little chillier days in Flagstaff, with highs around 65°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping
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