23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  16​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
Fly:  6​h
Houston
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
Honolulu
— 5 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
Sydney

7
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step out of San Francisco to go to Napa and see Wine Tours & Tastings, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take a stroll through SoMa, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip builder app

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to San Francisco. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Sydney in April; daily highs in San Francisco reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

6
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 9th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and explore and take pictures at STAPLES Center.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip planner

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
days
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): play a few rounds at Hermann Park and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Houston Zoo. On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at Mercer Botanic Gardens, admire all the interesting features of Minute Maid Park, and then steep yourself in history at Sam Houston Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Houston trip planner

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Houston takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles to Houston, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Houston is somewhat warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Mercer Botanic Gardens
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Houston Zoo ©
Houston Zoo
Hermann Park
Hermann Park
Mercer Botanic Gardens ©
Mercer Botanic Gardens

5
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua) and Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Sunset Beach Park). There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at USS Arizona Memorial, stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, take in the dramatic scenery at Manoa Falls, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Waikiki Beach.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Honolulu trip planner

You can fly from Houston to Honolulu in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Houston to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. In May in Honolulu, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. On the 21st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua Beach Park
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Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

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