35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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35 days in United States Itinerary

Dallas
Fly + train:  5​h
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  6​h
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly + bus:  11​h
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
Dallas

5
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.
Appreciate the collections at Getty Center The Publications and Griffith Observatory. El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Venice Canals Walkway will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Hermosa Beach Pier in Hermosa Beach (about 38 minutes away). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles road trip planning website

Dallas to Los Angeles is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dallas to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dallas in November, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 75°F and 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach

5
days
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. Museum-lovers will get to explore Exploratorium and de Young Museum. There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, tee off at Lincoln Park, and wander the streets of SoMa.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planner

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from Los Angeles in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Kailua Beach Park and Sunset Beach Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific and Iolani Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to Waimea Bay (in Haleiwa) and Banzai Pipeline (in Pupukea). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach, admire the majestic nature at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and stroll through Kapiolani Regional Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu online trip itinerary planner

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Honolulu takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to Honolulu. Traveling from San Francisco in November, you will find days in Honolulu are a bit warmer (84°F), and nights are much warmer (72°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Honolulu

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Banzai Pipeline, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve ©
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

6
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Grand Canyon South Rim and South Kaibab Trail. On the 5th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: hike along Rim Trail, get great views at Lipan Point, take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, and stroll through Tonto Trail.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from Honolulu to Grand Canyon National Park in 12.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Honolulu to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Honolulu in December, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, temps between 43°F and 15°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim 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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, casinos, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, try your luck at MGM Grand, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip, and immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

Plan trip to Las Vegas with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 56°F by day to 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Casinos Fun & Games Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

5
days
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get outdoors at Grand Teton and Lamar Valley. On the 17th (Sun), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Washburn. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, admire all the interesting features of Artist Point, and look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Loop Road.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park tour app

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Las Vegas to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. In December, Yellowstone National Park is colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 23°F and lows of 3°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. 9/11 Memorial and St. Paul's Chapel will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New York City road trip app

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to New York City takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City is 2 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in December, with highs in New York City at 49°F and lows at 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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