16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Lahaina, Maui
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
2
Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
Fly + taxi:  13​h
3
Pigeon Forge
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  6​h
4
Key West
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Newark

4
nights
Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©
Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Napili Beach and Ho'okipa Beach Park. Take a break from the city and head to Zipline and Scuba & Snorkeling. Change things up with a short trip to Dolphin & Whale Watching in Kihei (about 44 minutes away). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ka'anapali Beach and don't miss a visit to Lahaina Banyan Court.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lahaina trip itinerary website .

Newark to Lahaina is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Newark to Lahaina. In July, daytime highs in Lahaina are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Parks

Side Trips

Kihei, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Zipline
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Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach

5
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.
Kids will enjoy Sharks Cove and Sunset Beach Park. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Lanikai Beach and Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. Step out of Honolulu to go to Haleiwa and see Shark Diving, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and steep yourself in history at Battleship Missouri Memorial.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu trip maker .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Lahaina to Honolulu in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In July, daytime highs in Honolulu are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Lanikai Beach, Sharks Cove
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Lanikai Beach ©
Lanikai Beach
Shark Diving
Sunset Beach Park ©
Sunset Beach Park

1
night
Pigeon Forge

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, then sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally find something for the whole family at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Pigeon Forge day trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Honolulu to Pigeon Forge in 13 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. The time zone changes from Hawaii Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Honolulu in July, Pigeon Forge is a bit cooler at night with lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Key West.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

#Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Gatlinburg, Zipline
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Zipline
Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster ©
Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

4
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dry Tortugas National Park and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's lots more to do: admire all the interesting features of Fort Zachary Taylor, take a memorable drive along The Overseas Highway, get engrossed in the history at Truman Little White House, and don't miss a visit to Duval Street.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Key West trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Pigeon Forge to Key West in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Pigeon Forge in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 80°F in Key West. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

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