20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chennai (Madras)
Fly:  25​h
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  13​h
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Chennai (Madras)

3
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): pause for some photo ops at USS Arizona Memorial, then explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and then immerse yourself in nature at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Honolulu online trip itinerary planner .

Chennai (Madras), India to Honolulu is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -15 hour difference. Traveling from Chennai (Madras) in March, things will get a bit cooler in Honolulu: highs are around 32°C and lows about 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve ©
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Escape the urban bustle at Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fisherman's Wharf and Exploratorium. There's still lots to do: browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, take in the waterfront at The Embarcadero, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and wander the streets of Union Square.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip maker website .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to San Francisco takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Honolulu in March, things will get little chillier in San Francisco: highs are around 20°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and The Mob Museum. Shop till you drop at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian and Forum Shops at Caesars Palace. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, look for gifts at Barneys New York, and admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in March, expect nights in Las Vegas to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

4
nights
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.
Visiting Grand Canyon South Rim and Canyon Village Marketplace will get you outdoors. On the 13th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: hike along Rim Trail, examine the collection at Kolb Studio, get great views at Lookout Studio, and explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon.

For maps and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning site .

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in March, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 16°C by day to -6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

3
nights
New York City

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.
Head to Fifth Avenue and Kalustyan'sfor some retail therapy. Appreciate the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 11°C to lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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