15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  13​h 45​min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  13​h 15​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
5
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: London


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3
nights
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 in touch with nature at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Hayden Valley. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, take in the dramatic scenery at Gibbon Falls, and admire all the interesting features of Firehole Canyon Drive.

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London, UK to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Yellowstone National Park is minus 7 hours. Traveling from London in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Yellowstone National Park, with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and finally take a stroll through Union Square. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of SoMa, take a stroll through Chinatown, then engage your brain at Exploratorium, and finally take a stroll through North Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip maker .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for much hotter nights in San Francisco, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
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.
On the 20th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Kailua Beach Park and then browse the exhibits of USS Arizona Memorial. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument and then enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Honolulu itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Honolulu takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 2 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in August, with highs in Honolulu at 36°C and lows at 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kailua Beach Park
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Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

2
nights
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 Rim Trail. The adventure continues: hike along North Kaibab Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, stroll through South Kaibab Trail, and cruise along East Rim Drive.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park day trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Honolulu to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 3 hours. Traveling from Honolulu in August, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are slightly colder (31°C), and nights are cooler (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

2
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Times Square and 9/11 Memorial. Get some historical perspective at Ellis Island and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, go for a walk through Central Park, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City by combination of bus and flight takes about 12.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer nights when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August since evenings lows in New York City dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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