35 days in Joplin, Santa Rosa & Glendale Itinerary

35 days in Joplin, Santa Rosa & Glendale Itinerary

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— 11 nights
Santa Rosa
— 8 nights
— 14 nights


Joplin ©
Joplin or is a city in southern Jasper County and northern Newton County in the southwestern corner of the U.S. Explore Joplin's surroundings by going to Bentonville (Museum of Native American History, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, &more), Bella Vista (Bella Vista Museum, Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, &more) and Old Spanish Treasure Cave (in Sulphur Springs). There's lots more to do: walk around Cunningham Park, visit BOK Center, admire the masterpieces at Philbrook Museum of Art, and explore the fascinating underground world of Fantastic Caverns.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Joplin online journey builder.

New York City to Joplin is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In February in Joplin, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 28°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Santa Rosa.

Things to do in Joplin

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Springfield, Bentonville, Tulsa, Bella Vista, Fayetteville
Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 10:
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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Cunningham Park ©
Cunningham Park
The Walmart Museum ©
The Walmart Museum

Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa ©
Santa Rosa is a city in and the county seat of Guadalupe County, New Mexico, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Rosa: Fort Sumner (Billy the Kid’s Grave, Bosque Redondo Memorial, &more), Villanueva State Park (in Villanueva) and Clines Corners Gift Shop (in Clines Corners). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Blue Hole, admire the majestic nature at Santa Rosa Lake State Park, explore the activities along Park Lake, and examine the collection at Route 66 Auto Museum.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Santa Rosa online tour itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Joplin to Santa Rosa with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Joplin to Santa Rosa. Traveling from Joplin in March, Santa Rosa is little chillier at night with lows of 28°F. You'll set off for Glendale on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Santa Rosa

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Fort Sumner, Villanueva State Park, Conchas Lake State Park, Clines Corners Gift Shop
Find places to stay Mar 10 — 18:
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Blue Hole ©
Blue Hole
Route 66 Auto Museum ©
Route 66 Auto Museum
Santa Rosa Lake State Park ©
Santa Rosa Lake State Park


Glendale ©
Glendale is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, located about nine miles (14 km) northwest from Downtown Phoenix. Get out of town with these interesting Glendale side-trips: Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (in Cottonwood), The Bible Museum (in Goodyear) and Camp Verde (Fort Verde State Historic Park, Montezuma Castle National Monument, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Westgate Entertainment District, walk around Thunderbird Conservation Park, explore the ancient world of Deer Valley Petroglyph Preserve, and examine the collection at Arizona Copper Art Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Glendale vacation tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Santa Rosa to Glendale. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Santa Rosa in March, with highs in Glendale at 80°F and lows at 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Glendale

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Prescott, Camp Verde, Scottsdale, Clarkdale, Wickenburg
Find places to stay Mar 18 — Apr 1:
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Westgate Entertainment District ©
Westgate Entertainment District
Thunderbird Conservation Park ©
Thunderbird Conservation Park
Montezuma Castle National Monument ©
Montezuma Castle National Monument