9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Covington
Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Little Rock
— 1 night
2
Amarillo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Santa Fe
— Few hours
Drive:  7​h 15​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
5
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
6
Amarillo
— 2 nights
7
Little Rock
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 30​min
End: Covington

1
night
Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes River Market District as well as Mystery Mansion Escape Room. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): test your problem-solving skills at Mystery Mansion Escape Room, shop like a local with River Market District, stroll through Riverfront Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Big Dam Bridge, and finally steep yourself in history at Little Rock Central High School.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Little Rock trip planner .

Covington to Little Rock is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In March, daily temperatures in Little Rock can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Little Rock

Parks Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Big Dam Bridge ©
Big Dam Bridge
Mystery Mansion Escape Room ©
Mystery Mansion Escape Room

1
night
Amarillo

Amarillo
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Amarillo holiday builder .

You can fly from Little Rock to Amarillo in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Little Rock in March since evenings lows in Amarillo dip to 35°F. You will leave for Santa Fe on the 11th (Mon).

Things to do in Amarillo

Parks Museums Nature
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few
hours
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip maker website .

You can fly from Amarillo to Santa Fe in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Amarillo in March; daily highs in Santa Fe reach 61°F and lows reach 30°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites
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Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel

1
night
Grand Canyon National Park

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lookout Studio as well as Grand Canyon Helicopters - Grand Canyon National Park. On the 12th (Tue), take an unforgettable tour with Grand Canyon Helicopters - Grand Canyon National Park, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio, then see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, and finally take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. On your second day here, hike along Bright Angel Trail.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park tour planner.

Drive from Santa Fe to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Traveling from Santa Fe in March, plan for little chillier nights in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows around 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

1
night
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
On the 13th (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Canyon Road, then see the interesting displays at Museum of International Folk Art, then contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza, and finally explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip planning tool .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Santa Fe in 7.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Santa Fe, with lows around 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Santa Fe Plaza ©
Santa Fe Plaza

2
nights
Amarillo

Amarillo ©
On the 14th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, and then admire all the interesting features of Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Amarillo driving holiday planner.

Getting from Santa Fe to Amarillo by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Santa Fe in March: highs in Amarillo hover around 67°F, while lows dip to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Little Rock.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums

Side Trip

Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
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Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West ©
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West
Cadillac Ranch ©
Cadillac Ranch
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum ©
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum

1
night
Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then identify plant and animal life at Pinnacle Mountain State Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Little Rock online holiday builder .

You can fly from Amarillo to Little Rock in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Amarillo in March, Little Rock is a bit warmer at night with lows of 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Little Rock

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Pinnacle Mountain State Park ©
Pinnacle Mountain State Park
Room Escape Games

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