31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  13​h 15​min
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
Sydney

5
days
Honolulu, Oahu

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Kids will enjoy Waikiki Beach and Sunset Beach Park. Go for a jaunt from Honolulu to Haleiwa to see Waimea Bay about 54 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, immerse yourself in nature at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and see the interesting displays at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Honolulu trip itinerary builder.

Sydney, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Honolulu, you'll gain 20 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Sydney, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Honolulu, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Haleiwa
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach
Sunset Beach Park
Waimea Bay

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Family-friendly places like Exploratorium and RocketBoat will thrill your kids. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Napa to see Wine Tours & Tastings about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco travel itinerary creator.

Getting from Honolulu to San Francisco by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Honolulu in September, with highs in San Francisco at 27°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden

3
days
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Family-friendly places like Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and The Roller Coaster will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: enjoy some music at Bellagio Fountains, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, and browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas itinerary builder.

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 40°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Strip
The Roller Coaster

3
days
Chicago

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kids will enjoy Wrigley Field and Navy Pier. The adventure continues: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium, and get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Chicago trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Chicago takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Chicago. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in September; daily highs in Chicago reach 29°C and lows reach 18°C. On the 27th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago
Shedd Aquarium

5
days
New York City

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Central Park and American Museum of Natural History. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Chapel, get great views at Top of the Rock Observation Deck, and examine the collection at New York Public Library.

For where to stay and tourist information, refer to the New York City itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Chicago to New York City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to New York City is 1 hour. Traveling from Chicago in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in New York City. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Central Park

3
days
Washington DC

The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Bring the kids along to National Air and Space Museum and National Zoological Park. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To see ratings and tourist information, use the Washington DC vacation trip planner.

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park

5
days
Orlando

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Magic Kingdom Park. Pack the 7th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 8th (Mon) at Universal Orlando Resort. There's more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at SeaWorld Orlando and discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Orlando custom trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in October: high temperatures in Orlando hover around 34°C and lows are around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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