8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Saint Louis
— 1 night
2
Omaha
— 1 night
3
Wall
— 1 night
4
Keystone
— 4 nights

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): experience rural life at Grant’s Farm, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Saint Louis Zoo, and then get thoroughly spooked out with STL Haunted History. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at City Museum and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

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New Albany to Saint Louis is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New Albany to Saint Louis due to the time zone difference. October in Saint Louis sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 49°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Omaha.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites
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STL Haunted History ©
STL Haunted History
Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo
City Museum ©
City Museum

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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 11th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Malcolm X Memorial Foundation.

For ratings and other tourist information, go to the Omaha road trip website.

You can fly from Saint Louis to Omaha in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Saint Louis in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Omaha, with highs around 67°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 45°F. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Wall.

Things to do in Omaha

Historic Sites
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Malcolm X Memorial Foundation ©
Malcolm X Memorial Foundation

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night
Wall

Wall
Wall is a town in Pennington County, South Dakota, United States. For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Wall travel route planner.

Fly from Omaha to Wall in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Omaha to Wall is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Omaha in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Wall, with lows of 36°F. On the 12th (Mon), you'll travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Wall

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Bring the kids along to Mount Rushmore National Memorial and Black Hills National Forest. Get out of town with these interesting Keystone side-trips: Crazy Horse Memorial (in Crazy Horse), Elk Mountain Nature Trail (in Wind Cave National Park) and Mammoth Site of Hot Springs (in Hot Springs). There's lots more to do: take an unforgettable tour with Black Hills Helicopters, take a memorable drive along Needles Highway, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Big Thunder Gold Mine, and admire all the interesting features of Wildlife Loop Road.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Keystone trip planner.

You can drive from Wall to Keystone in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Wall in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Keystone: temperatures range from 57°F by day to 34°F at night. On the 16th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Custer, Crazy Horse Memorial, Elk Mountain Nature Trail, Needles Highway, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Big Thunder Gold Mine ©
Big Thunder Gold Mine

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