26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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Bakersfield
— Few hours
2
St. George
— 2 nights
3
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
4
Boise
— 3 nights
5
Coeur d'Alene
— 4 nights
6
Butte
— 3 nights
7
Buffalo
— 2 nights
8
Laramie
— 1 night
9
Cheyenne
— 3 nights
10
Denver
— 5 nights

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Bakersfield

Bakersfield
For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bakersfield trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Bakersfield. In September, daytime highs in Bakersfield are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. You will leave for St. George on the 5th (Sat).

Things to do in Bakersfield

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 5:

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nights
St. George

St. George ©
St. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): examine the collection at Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum and then tee off at Dixie Red Hills Golf Course. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George Temple, go for a walk through Ancestor Square, then steep yourself in history at Brigham Young Winter Home Historical Site, and finally walk around Red Hills Desert Garden.

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Traveling by car from Bakersfield to St. George takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bakersfield to St. George. In September in St. George, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in St. George

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Brigham Young Winter Home Historical Site ©
St. George Temple ©
St. George Temple
Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum ©
Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum

2
nights
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 (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Utah and then engage your brain at Wheeler Historic Farm. On your second day here, examine the collection at Pioneer Memorial Museum, then brush up on your military savvy at Hutchings Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Museum of Ancient Life, and finally don't miss a visit to Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple of Utah.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Salt Lake City attractions planner.

You can fly from St. George to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from St. George in September, expect Salt Lake City to be a bit cooler, temps between 81°F and 58°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Wed) before leaving for Boise.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lehi, Sri Ganesha Hindu Temple of Utah
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Pioneer Memorial Museum ©
Pioneer Memorial Museum
Wheeler Historic Farm ©
Wheeler Historic Farm
Hutchings Museum ©
Hutchings Museum

3
nights
Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Telaya Wine Co.. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Hyde Park, then take an in-depth tour of Idaho Military History Museum, and then visit North End.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Boise trip planner.

Getting from Salt Lake City to Boise by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Boise can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Boise

Wineries · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trips

Caldwell, Garden City, Canyon County Historical Museum
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Telaya Wine Co. ©
Telaya Wine Co.
Fujishin Family Cellars ©
Fujishin Family Cellars
Williamson Orchard & Vineyard ©
Williamson Orchard & Vineyard

4
nights
Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene ©
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museum of North Idaho and Northwest Tattoo Museum & Tattooing. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Tubbs Hill Nature Trails and Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch. The adventure continues: stroll around McEuen Park, trek along Mineral Ridge National Recreation Trail, learn about winemaking at Coeur d'Alene Cellars, and get engrossed in the history at Post Falls Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Coeur d'Alene road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Boise to Coeur d'Alene takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Boise to Coeur d'Alene. Traveling from Boise in September, things will get a bit cooler in Coeur d'Alene: highs are around 72°F and lows about 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Butte.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Post Falls
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
Museum of North Idaho ©
Museum of North Idaho
Northwest Tattoo Museum & Tattooing ©
Northwest Tattoo Museum & Tattooing

3
nights
Butte

Butte ©
Butte is a city in, and the county seat of Silver Bow County, Montana, United States. Museum-lovers will get to explore World Museum of Mining and The Piccadilly Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at MBMG Mineral Museum and Copper King Mansion. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Headframe Spirits, take some stellar pictures from Berkeley Pit, admire the natural beauty at Old Lexington Stamp Mill and Gardens, and admire the striking features of The Mai Wah.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Butte visit app.

Drive from Coeur d'Alene to Butte in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In September, Butte is slightly colder than Coeur d'Alene - with highs of 67°F and lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Buffalo.

Things to do in Butte

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
World Museum of Mining ©
World Museum of Mining
MBMG Mineral Museum ©
MBMG Mineral Museum
Copper King Mansion ©
Copper King Mansion

2
nights
Buffalo

Buffalo ©
Buffalo is a city in Johnson County, Wyoming, United States. On the 19th (Sat), see the interesting displays at The Historic Occidental Hotel Museum and then take a memorable drive along US Highway 16. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at The Brinton Museum, pause for some photo ops at Wagon Box Fight Monument, and then get engrossed in the history at Fort Phil Kearny.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Buffalo online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Butte to Buffalo takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In September, Buffalo is somewhat warmer than Butte - with highs of 74°F and lows of 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Laramie.

Things to do in Buffalo

Museums · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trips

Wagon Box Fight Monument, The Brinton Museum, Fort Phil Kearny
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
The Historic Occidental Hotel Museum ©
The Historic Occidental Hotel Museum
Fort Phil Kearny ©
Fort Phil Kearny
The Brinton Museum ©
The Brinton Museum

1
night
Laramie

Laramie ©
Laramie is a city and the county seat of Albany County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take a stroll through Downtown Laramie, then examine the collection at Laramie Historic Railroad Depot, and then make a trip to Laramie Mural Project.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Laramie trip planner.

You can drive from Buffalo to Laramie in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Buffalo in September since evenings lows in Laramie dip to 41°F. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Tue) before leaving for Cheyenne.

Things to do in Laramie

Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

Ames Monument
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Laramie ©
Downtown Laramie
Laramie Historic Railroad Depot ©
Laramie Historic Railroad Depot
Ames Monument ©
Ames Monument

3
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Cheyenne

Cheyenne ©
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Appreciate the collections at Cheyenne Depot Museum and Wyoming State Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Historic Governors' Mansion and Wyoming State Capitol. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Nelson Museum of the West, browse the collection at Laramie County Library, don't miss a visit to The Merci Train, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Danielmark's Brewery and Tap Room.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cheyenne vacation website.

Getting from Laramie to Cheyenne by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Laramie in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 48°F in Cheyenne. You'll set off for Denver on the 25th (Fri).

Things to do in Cheyenne

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Historic Governors' Mansion ©
Historic Governors' Mansion
Cheyenne Depot Museum
Cheyenne Depot Museum
Wyoming State Museum ©
Wyoming State Museum

5
nights
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.
Let the collections at Colorado Railroad Museum and Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and Molly Brown House Museum. Go for a jaunt from Denver to Arvada to see Cussler Museum about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art, take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens, sample the tasty concoctions at Great Divide Brewery, and learn something new at Children's Museum of Denver.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver attractions planner.

Drive from Cheyenne to Denver in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and train. September in Denver sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arvada, Golden
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
National Ballpark Museum ©
National Ballpark Museum
Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art ©
Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art
Cussler Museum ©
Cussler Museum

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