34 days in Continental USA Itinerary

34 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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34 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Brisbane
Fly:  23​h
New York City
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
Brisbane

4
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, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and have some family-friendly fun at The Rink at Rockefeller Center.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our New York City itinerary planner.

Brisbane, Australia to New York City is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to New York City is minus 15 hours. In November, New York City is cooler than Brisbane - with highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

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
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

4
days
Orlando

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.
Pack the 4th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 7th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Magic Kingdom Park, look for gifts at The LEGO Store Downtown Disney, and make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Orlando online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in December, expect Orlando to be warmer, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Orlando

#Theme Parks, #Shopping, #Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, push the limits with an extreme tour, have some family-friendly fun at Dig This, and enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online tour planner .

Fly from Orlando to Las Vegas in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Orlando to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Orlando in December: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 15°C and lows are around 4°C. On the 11th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Dig This ©
Dig This
Battlefield Vegas ©
Battlefield Vegas

4
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, scenic drive, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along South Kaibab Trail, get great views at Mather Point, and stroll through Bright Angel Trail.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in December: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 7°C, while lows dip to -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 16th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of El Pueblo de Los Angeles and don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles driving holiday planning app .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, things will get much hotter in Los Angeles: highs are around 23°C and lows about 11°C. On the 19th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Historic Sites, #Parks

Side Trip

Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
El Pueblo de Los Angeles ©
El Pueblo de Los Angeles

4
days
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Go for a jaunt from Yosemite National Park to Groveland to see Groveland Yosemite Gateway Museum about 1h 05 min away. On the 21st (Fri), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, trek along Tuolumne Meadows, admire the sheer force of Bridalveil Fall, and cruise along Tioga Pass.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park holiday website .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in December, with highs in Yosemite National Park at 7°C and lows at -11°C. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trip

Groveland Yosemite Gateway Museum
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
El Capitan ©
El Capitan

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Tours, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

4
days
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Honolulu: Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua) and Haleiwa (Sunset Beach Park & Waimea Bay). There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind USS Arizona Memorial, take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, kick back and relax at Kapiolani Regional Park, and cruise along Makapu'u Point.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu driving holiday planning app .

You can fly from San Francisco to Honolulu in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Honolulu, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in December, expect Honolulu to be much warmer, temps between 32°C and 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Oahu, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park

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