45 days in United States Itinerary

45 days in United States Itinerary

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45 days in United States Itinerary

Auckland Central
Fly:  20​h 15​min
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 30​min
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h 15​min
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  13​h 15​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly + taxi:  7​h 15​min
Wailea, Maui
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
Kipahulu, Maui
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
Fly:  12​h
Auckland Central

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.
Take a break from New Orleans with a short trip to Nottoway Plantation in White Castle, about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through French Quarter, appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, and shop like a local with Royal Street.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New Orleans trip builder tool .

Auckland Central, New Zealand to New Orleans is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 18 hours. In March in New Orleans, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Museums

Side Trip

Nottoway Plantation
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District
Nottoway Plantation ©
Nottoway Plantation

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: go for a walk through Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, and don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read New York City planner .

You can fly from New Orleans to New York City in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to New York City is 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from New Orleans in March: highs in New York City hover around 11°C, while lows dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

4
days
Key West

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Change things up with a short trip to National Key Deer Refuge in Big Pine Key (about 50 minutes away). Spend the 12th (Mon) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, take in the waterfront at Mallory Square, take in nature's colorful creations at Oldest House & Garden Museum, and glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Key West trip maker tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Key West takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from New York City in March, with highs in Key West at 30°C and lows at 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Key West

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

National Key Deer Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, scenic drive, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Rim Trail, take some stellar pictures from Pima Point, take in panoramic vistas at Little Colorado River Overlook, and make a trip to Grand Canyon Village.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online trip builder .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Key West to Grand Canyon National Park takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Key West to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Key West in March; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 16°C and lows reach -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point
Pima Point ©
Pima Point

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.
Explore Las Vegas' surroundings by going to Hoover Dam (in Boulder City) and Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton). There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, enjoy some diversion at A Wee Kirk o'the Heather, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online travel route planner .

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. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March: highs in Las Vegas hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Nature, #Shopping

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

5
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Napa to see Wine Tours & Tastings about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, do a tasting at Press Club, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and wander the streets of Chinatown.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read San Francisco trip app .

Fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Las Vegas in March, plan for a bit cooler days in San Francisco, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Wailea.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Neighborhoods, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Wine Tours & Tastings
SoMa ©
SoMa

5
days
Wailea, Maui

Wailea ©
Wailea is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. Explore Wailea's surroundings by going to Lahaina (Lahaina Banyan Court, Ka'anapali Beach, & more) and Kapalua (Kapalua Beach & D.T. Fleming Beach Park). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Wailea Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kamaole Beach Park III, and immerse yourself in nature at Iao Valley State Monument.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Wailea trip itinerary builder tool .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from San Francisco to Wailea in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to Wailea. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in March: high temperatures in Wailea hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kipahulu.

Things to do in Wailea

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Lahaina, Kapalua, Iao Valley State Monument, Kamaole Beach Park III
Highlights from your plan
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach
Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach

3
days
Kipahulu, Maui

Kipahulu ©
Kīpahulu is an unincorporated community in the Hāna district of Maui, Hawaii. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kipahulu: Wai'anapanapa State Park (in Hana) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). Spend the 6th (Fri) exploring the striking scenery along Hana Highway - Road to Hana. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Red Sand Beach (Kaihalulu Beach) and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hamoa Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kipahulu trip builder site .

Getting from Wailea to Kipahulu by car takes about 2 hours. When traveling from Wailea in April, plan for slightly colder days in Kipahulu, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Kipahulu

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Hana, Maui, Haleakala Crater
Highlights from your plan
Red Sand Beach (Kaihalulu Beach) ©
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Hamoa Beach ©
Hamoa Beach

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kailua (Kailua Beach Park & Lanikai Beach) and Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Sunset Beach Park). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach, work some fitness into your day at Ala Moana Beach Park, immerse yourself in nature at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapiolani Regional Park.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Honolulu road trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Kipahulu to Honolulu takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. In April, daytime highs in Honolulu are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua
Highlights from your plan
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Sunset Beach Park ©
Sunset Beach Park

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