18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 1 night
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Key West
— 1 day
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Miami
— 1 night
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Orlando
— 1 night
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New York City
— 1 night

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Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): kick back and relax at Kailua Beach Park. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Waikiki Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kapiolani Regional Park.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Honolulu tour planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Honolulu is an approximately 26-hour flight. Traveling from Riyadh to Honolulu, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Riyadh in December, with highs in Honolulu at 32°C and lows at 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Kailua Beach Park
4.7

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): stroll through Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers. On the next day, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, then shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace, and finally take a stroll through Union Square.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to San Francisco takes 8 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Honolulu in December: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 17°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Union Square
3.4
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, and finally make a trip to Olmsted Point. On your second day here, fly down the slopes at Badger Pass Ski Area.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park visit planning website.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in December, plan for little chillier days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 9°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9

2
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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, take a stroll through Abbot Kinney Boulevard, then take a stroll through Montana Avenue, and finally stop by Amoeba Music. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): take a stroll through El Pueblo de Los Angeles, stop by Hollywood & Highland, shop like a local with The Grove, then stop by Bergamot Station, and finally see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, with highs in Los Angeles at 24°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Montana Avenue
4.2
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Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8

1
night
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.
On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, stop by Canyon Village Marketplace, stop by Verkamp's Curios, then admire the striking features of Lookout Studio, and finally make a trip to Powell Point.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. In December, Grand Canyon National Park is cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 8°C and lows of -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Shopping · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Lookout
Powell Point
4.9
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Canyon Village Marketplace
4.5

1
night
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

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 25th (Tue): look for gifts at Barneys New York, then buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort, then shop like a local with The Strip, and finally admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

Start your trip to Las Vegas by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, expect nights in Las Vegas to be much hotter, around 4°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Strip
4.1
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Barneys New York
3.4

1
day
Key West

Key West ©

Conch Republic

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.
On the 26th (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Key West itinerary app.

Fly from Las Vegas to Key West in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Key West, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in December, with highs in Key West at 30°C and lows at 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Highlights from your trip

1
night
Miami

Miami ©

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 27th (Thu), wander the streets of Lincoln Road and then browse the different shops at Dolphin Mall.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Miami day trip tool.

Getting from Key West to Miami by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Miami are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Shopping Mall
Dolphin Mall
4.2
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Neighborhood
Lincoln Road
4.2

1
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Orlando

Orlando ©

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Miami to Orlando takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami in December, Orlando is little chillier at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Highlights from your trip
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Disney Park / Activity
Walt Disney World Resort
4.3

1
night
New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then wander the streets of Times Square, and then appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the New York City travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Orlando to New York City in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in December, expect New York City to be cooler, temps between 10°C and 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
9/11 Memorial
4.7
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Neighborhood
Times Square
3.9

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