17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
4
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Sydney

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Alcatraz Island and Seed Bank. Shop till you drop at Ferry Building Marketplace and Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market. Take a break from San Francisco with a short trip to Oxbow Public Market in Napa, about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get a taste of the local shopping with Ghirardelli Square, stop by Green Apple Books, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco custom trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to San Francisco, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in March, expect San Francisco to be slightly colder, temps between 20°C and 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Petaluma Seed Bank, Oxbow Public Market
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

3
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.
Bring the kids along to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and M&M'S World Las Vegas. Head to The Strip and Rick's Restorationsfor plenty of shopping. There's still lots to do: buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes, listen to music at Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, have fun at Discount Firearms & Ammo, and stop by Barneys New York.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in March, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (27°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip

4
nights
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.
Head to The Grove and Amoeba Musicfor some retail therapy. Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Griffith Observatory will thrill your kids. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Bergamot Station in Santa Monica--about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, stop by Hollywood & Highland, browse the eclectic array of goods at Melrose Trading Post, and get a taste of the local shopping with Guitar Center.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Bergamot Station, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Waikiki Beach and Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. We've included these beaches for you: Kailua Beach Park and Waimea Bay. Step out of Honolulu with an excursion to Sunset Beach Park in Haleiwa--about 1h 05 min away. There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, buy something for everyone on your list at Ala Moana Center, explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and stroll through Kapiolani Regional Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Honolulu trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Honolulu takes 8.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in March; daily highs in Honolulu reach 32°C and lows reach 23°C. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

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