22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Christchurch
Fly:  17​h 30​min
Hilo
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
Honolulu
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h 15​min
Reykjavik

2
days
Hilo

Hilo
One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Akaka Falls State Park. On the 25th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls, take in nature's colorful creations at Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, and then examine the collection at Jagger Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Akaka Falls State Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hilo road trip planning tool .

Christchurch, New Zealand to Hilo is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Christchurch to Hilo, you'll gain 22 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Christchurch in February, expect Hilo to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Tue) before leaving for Honolulu.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, Jagger Museum
Highlights from your plan
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Akaka Falls State Park ©
Akaka Falls State Park
Rainbow Falls ©
Rainbow Falls

3
days
Honolulu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Take a break from Honolulu with a short trip to Kailua Beach Park in Kailua, about 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind USS Arizona Memorial, go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu trip planner .

You can fly from Hilo to Honolulu in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in February, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

3
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Los Angeles is known for museums, theme parks, childrens museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Honolulu to Los Angeles in 8.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Los Angeles is 2 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Honolulu in March, with highs in Los Angeles at 26°C and lows at 14°C. On the 5th (Mon), you're off toLas Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica Pier
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Venice Canals Walkway ©
Venice Canals Walkway

2
days
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.
On the 5th (Mon), stop by Canyon Village Marketplace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning website .

Getting from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in March, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, around -6°C, while days are slightly colder, around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

3
days
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.
Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, shop like a local with The Strip, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner.

Fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. March in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

5
days
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Grand central terminal, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planner .

Getting from Las Vegas to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to New York City is 3 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in March, you will find days in New York City are much colder (11°C), and nights are a bit cooler (1°C). On the 14th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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