17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Fly:  21​h
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
3
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
New York City
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  13​h 30​min
5
Honolulu
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Adelaide

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): get curious at Exploratorium, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then have fun at RocketBoat. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach, then take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and finally take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary tool .

Adelaide, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Adelaide to San Francisco is minus 17 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Adelaide in September, with highs in San Francisco at 27°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally add some entertainment to your itinerary with Bellagio Fountains. Keep things going the next day: push the limits with an extreme tour, have some family-friendly fun at The Roller Coaster, and then shop like a local with The Strip.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner .

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in September; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 40°C and lows reach 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Roller Coaster ©
The Roller Coaster

4
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and SeaWorld Orlando make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 21st (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Pack the 22nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's more to do: find something for the whole family at Magic Kingdom Park and make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Orlando sightseeing planning website .

Getting from Las Vegas to Orlando by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Orlando due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Orlando, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

3
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, and pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New York City vacation site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Orlando to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Orlando in September, with highs in New York City at 30°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

3
nights
Honolulu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Manoa Falls and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Waikiki Beach. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at USS Arizona Memorial, then go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, and then admire the majestic nature at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Honolulu day trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Honolulu in 13.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 5 hours. Traveling from New York City in September, things will get a bit warmer in Honolulu: highs are around 36°C and lows about 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Waimea Bay
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

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