10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Oklahoma City
— 2 nights
Fly to New York La Guardia, Bus to Cape May
Cape May
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Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 18th (Fri), see Off-Road Tours and then cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Sedona attractions planner.

San Francisco to Sedona is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco to Sedona, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from San Francisco in December: high temperatures in Sedona hover around 54°F and lows are around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Tours
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Mile-High City

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 20th (Sun): meet the residents at Denver Zoo, shop like a local with Denver Botanic Gardens, and then explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Denver holiday planning site.

You can fly from Sedona to Denver in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, Denver is slightly colder than Sedona - with highs of 43°F and lows of 19°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Denver

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping
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Oklahoma City

The Big Friendly

Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): learn more about the world around you at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, and then take an in-depth tour of Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Oklahoma City holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Denver to Oklahoma City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Oklahoma City. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Denver in December: high temperatures in Oklahoma City hover around 51°F and lows are around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cape May.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums
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Cape May

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Emlen Physick Estate, browse the different shops at Washington Street Mall, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Cape May trip builder tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Oklahoma City to Cape May in 12 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Oklahoma City to Cape May. In December, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Cape May

Tours · Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums
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Colonial Capital

Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 26th (Sat) at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Colonial Williamsburg, steep yourself in history at Bassett Hall, step aboard Jamestown Settlement, and stop by Quirks of Art.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Williamsburg travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Cape May to Williamsburg by car takes about 6 hours. Traveling from Cape May in December, you will find days in Williamsburg are somewhat warmer (56°F), and nights are about the same (38°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping
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Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 27th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, and then see a show at Grand Ole Opry.

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Traveling by flight from Williamsburg to Nashville takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Williamsburg to Nashville is minus 1 hour. December in Nashville sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 36°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Parks · Nightlife
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United States travel guide

Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Colorado travel guide

River Rafting & Tubing · Parks · Scenic Drive
The Centennial State
Home to diverse natural ecosystems, Colorado boasts numerous ski resorts, vineyards, canyons, fossil-rich national parks, rugged natural trails, and picturesque scenic drives. Arguably the greatest of Colorado's many natural wonders is Mt. Elbert, the highest peak in the North American Rockies. The state's natural beauty inspired the opening lyrics of the song "America the Beautiful." Aside from its abundant unspoiled wilderness, Colorado also offers many urban attractions, including award-winning restaurants and nationally praised microbreweries. With an extensive system of highways and railroads, the state provides visitors on vacation with a chance to explore this largely untamed part of the country by car or train.

Oklahoma travel guide

Casinos · Monuments · Art Museums
The Sooner State
Boasting a rich Native American heritage and named after the Choctaw word for "Red People," Oklahoma remains home to about 40 native tribes who speak 25 distinct languages. Though the state remains one of the country's top producers of agricultural products, most of its inhabitants live within two metropolitan areas, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The state is home to the 500-million-year-old Wichita Mountains, noted for being the site of the oldest national wildlife refuge in the United States. Explore the state's pristine natural areas while on vacation here, but be sure to leave plenty of time to tour its characteristic small towns, known for their food, music, and cultural festivals.

New Jersey travel guide

Casinos · Shopping Malls · Beaches
The Garden State
Often overshadowed by its legendary neighbor, New York, New Jersey holds its own as a land of thriving industrial cities, sprawling farmland, and lively coastal towns. Called the Garden State, New Jersey is a hub of entertainment and cultural attractions for the east coast, from the famous sandy beaches and carnival-like atmosphere of the Jersey Shore to alluring Atlantic City, the Las Vegas of the east. New Jersey also boasts a wealth of historical places to visit, including battle sites and memorials, such as George Washington's Revolutionary War headquarters.

Virginia travel guide

Historic Sites · Wineries & Vineyards · Specialty Museums
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.