57 days in United States & Jonquiere Itinerary

57 days in United States & Jonquiere Itinerary

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57 days in United States & Jonquiere Itinerary

Start: Tadoussac, Canada
Drive:  1​h 45​min
1
Jonquiere, Canada
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  17​h 15​min
2
Badlands National Park, United States
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
3
Taos, United States
— 5 nights
+2
Shuttle + Fly + Taxi:  6​h
4
Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Shuttle:  6​h 45​min
5
Tucson, United States
— 6 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 8 nights
Bus + Fly:  7​h 45​min
7
San Diego, United States
— 7 nights
Fly + Taxi:  5​h 30​min
8
Zion National Park, United States
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 45​min
9
Grand Teton National Park, United States
— 8 nights
Fly:  6​h
10
Portland, United States
— 7 nights
Fly + Drive:  14​h 30​min
End: Tadoussac, Canada

2
nights
Jonquiere, Canada

Jonquiere ©
Jonquière is a borough of the city of Saguenay in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec, Canada. Get out of town with these interesting Jonquiere side-trips: Station De Ski Valinouet (in Saint-Fulgence), Mont Edouard (in L'Anse-Saint-Jean) and Plage municipale Gratuite - Le Rigolet (in Metabetchouan-Lac-a-la-Croix). And it doesn't end there: hit the slopes at Club de Ski de Fond Le Norvegien, don't miss a visit to Paroisse Sacre-Coeur, and stroll around Parc de la Riviere du Moulin.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Jonquiere trip itinerary maker tool .

Tadoussac to Jonquiere is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In December, daytime highs in Jonquiere are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Badlands National Park.

Things to do in Jonquiere

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Chicoutimi, Plage municipale Gratuite - Le Rigolet, Mont Edouard, Station De Ski Valinouet
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 21:
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Club de ski de fond Le Norvegien ©
Club de ski de fond Le Norvegien
Station De Ski Valinouet ©
Station De Ski Valinouet
Parc de la Riviere du Moulin ©
Parc de la Riviere du Moulin

2
nights
Badlands National Park, United States

Badlands National Park ©
Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
Change things up with a short trip to Oglala Lakota College Historical Center in Kyle (about 58 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Loop Road, explore the striking landscape at Big Badlands Overlook, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Badlands National Park, and get great views at Pinnacles Overlook.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Badlands National Park trip itinerary builder tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Jonquiere to Badlands National Park. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Jonquiere to Badlands National Park. Traveling from Jonquiere in December, you will find days in Badlands National Park are somewhat warmer (0°C), and nights are about the same (-14°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Taos.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Oglala Lakota College Historical Center, Badlands National Park
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 24:
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Loop Road ©
Loop Road
Big Badlands Overlook ©
Big Badlands Overlook
Badlands Wall ©
Badlands Wall

5
nights
Taos, United States

Taos ©
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
Get out of town with these interesting Taos side-trips: Plaza Blanca (in Abiquiu), La Chiripada Winery (in Dixon) and Los Alamos (Bandelier National Monument & Pajarito Mountain Ski Area). The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at Enchanted Circle Pottery, snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jemez Mountains, and fly down the slopes at Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Taos travel site .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car from Badlands National Park to Taos in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Badlands National Park in December, you will find days in Taos are somewhat warmer (5°C), and nights are about the same (-12°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Carlsbad Caverns National Park.

Things to do in Taos

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Los Alamos, Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area, La Chiripada Winery, Plaza Blanca, Jemez Mountains
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 29:
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Enchanted Circle Pottery ©
Enchanted Circle Pottery
Bandelier National Monument ©
Bandelier National Monument
Wild Rivers Recreation Area ©
Wild Rivers Recreation Area

5
nights
Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States

Carlsbad Caverns National Park ©
The canyons, cacti, and thorny bushes of the southern New Mexico desert hide one of the U.S.'s great subterranean geological wonders, Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
Carlsbad Caverns National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Big Room, take in the dramatic natural features at Bottomless Pit, explore the activities along Green Lake, and surround yourself with nature on Carlsbad Caverns Natural Entrance Tour.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Carlsbad Caverns National Park day trip planning app .

Traveling by combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi from Taos to Carlsbad Caverns National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Taos in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Carlsbad Caverns National Park: highs are around 17°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time for travel to Tucson.

Things to do in Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 3:
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Big Room ©
Big Room
Lion's Tail ©
Lion's Tail
Giant Dome ©
Giant Dome

6
nights
Tucson, United States

Tucson ©
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Tucson side-trips: Shamrock Farms (in Stanfield), Double R Ranch (in Benson) and Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter Observatory (in Mount Lemmon). There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, explore the stunning scenery at Sabino Canyon, cruise along Mt. Lemmon Scenic Byway, and have some family-friendly fun at Will You Escape?.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tucson trip planner .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle from Carlsbad Caverns National Park to Tucson in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Carlsbad Caverns National Park in January, things will get a bit warmer in Tucson: highs are around 21°C and lows about 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Shamrock Farms, Caywood Farms, Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter Observatory, Double R Ranch
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Shamrock Farms ©
Shamrock Farms
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum ©
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Double R Ranch ©
Double R Ranch

8
nights
Grand Canyon National Park, United States

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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Grandview Point, hike along Bright Angel Trail, and stroll through North Kaibab Trail.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Tucson to Grand Canyon National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and car. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Tucson in January; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 7°C and lows reach -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Jan 9 — 17:
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

7
nights
San Diego, United States

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Explore San Diego's surroundings by going to Lions, Tigers & Bears (in Alpine), Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas) and Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park & Downtown Disney). The adventure continues: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, and stroll around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park.

For maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego route app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to San Diego takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to San Diego. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, things will get much hotter in San Diego: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, Oceanside Pier, Lions, Tigers & Bears
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

5
nights
Zion National Park, United States

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Change things up with these side-trips from Zion National Park: Coyote Buttes (in Big Water), Joy Craft & Design (in Springdale) and Best Friends Animal Sanctuary (in Kanab). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of The Narrows, cruise along Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway, take some stellar pictures from Observation Point, and explore and take pictures at Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from San Diego to Zion National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Diego to Zion National Park. When traveling from San Diego in January, plan for little chillier days in Zion National Park, with highs around 13°C, while nights are colder with lows around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, Joy Craft & Design, Coyote Buttes
Find places to stay Jan 24 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Coyote Buttes ©
Coyote Buttes

8
nights
Grand Teton National Park, United States

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Grand Teton National Park: Yellowstone National Park (Artist Point, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, & more). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton and stroll through Cascade Canyon Trail.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park holiday maker .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Zion National Park to Grand Teton National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. When traveling from Zion National Park in January, plan for cooler days in Grand Teton National Park, with highs around -5°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around -18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park
Find places to stay Jan 29 — Feb 6:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

7
nights
Portland, United States

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: Seaside Inverted Experience (in Seaside), Cannon Beach (Ecola State Park & Haystack Rock) and Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum (in Hood River). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, examine the collection at Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, and explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Portland online road trip planner .

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Portland by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park to Portland, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in February: highs in Portland hover around 12°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Multnomah Falls, Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Find places to stay Feb 6 — 13:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

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