40 days in United States Itinerary

40 days in United States Itinerary

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40 days in United States Itinerary

Mumbai
Fly:  21​h
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  16​h 45​min
Mumbai

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua) and Waimea Bay (in Haleiwa). There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at USS Arizona Memorial, kick back and relax at Waikiki Beach, stroll through Diamond Head State Monument, and admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Honolulu vacation planner.

Mumbai, India to Honolulu is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 15 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Mumbai in March: highs in Honolulu hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

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

4
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.
When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately 38 minutes away. Pack the 9th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, admire the striking features of Bradbury Building, admire all the interesting features of Staples Center, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles journey website .

You can fly from Honolulu to Los Angeles in 8 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Los Angeles is 2 hours. Traveling from Honolulu in March, expect Los Angeles to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Sun) before leaving for Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Topanga State Park ©
Topanga State Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

5
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 14th (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Lipan Point, don't miss a visit to Moran Point, and trek along Rim Trail.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning site .

Drive from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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. When traveling from Los Angeles in March, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 16°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to 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
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

5
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.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, and explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas day trip site .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March, expect nights in Las Vegas to be much hotter, around 13°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

4
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: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, catch a ride on Cable Cars, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Francisco attractions planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

3
days
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, tour the pleasant surroundings at New Orleans City Park, and take a stroll through French Quarter.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans trip itinerary builder site .

You can fly from San Francisco to New Orleans in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to New Orleans is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from San Francisco in March, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Museums
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

4
days
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and explore the activities along Tidal Basin.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Washington DC takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. When traveling from New Orleans in March, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from 16°C by day to 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

6
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: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City vacation planner.

Fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Washington DC, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel 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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