Think you are underestimating traveltime. Shreveport to Carlsbad is not a one day drive, Carlsbad takes 4 hours,from Carsbad to White Sands is 4 hours of drivi...
El Morro before Ice caves and after El Malais
V have you tried a broker from UK?
Hopefully the OP remembers this 2 years old post.
Are the flights included?
Dress in layers and bring a warm jacket.
I would skip Santa Barbara and add Death Valley NP. DV is extremely hot in summer though.
Rent the. Car already from Oz and have all insurances included Maybe try www.traveljigsaw.com
4. Petrified Ganado Chinle
5 Canyon de Chelly
6 Chinle El Morro El Malpais Sky city Santa Fe
7-8 Taos-Santa Fe
9 Santa Fe-Mesa Verde
10. Mesa Verd...
Pismo Beach is right along the Ocean and very populair with families but you must make a reservation