19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h 15​min
4
Lahaina, Maui
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
6
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Manchester


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3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and make a trip to Book Passage.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary planning app .

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in September: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim (about 36 minutes away). Pack the 7th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In September, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Spend the 11th (Wed) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. The adventure continues: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, and see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read San Diego trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, you will find days in San Diego are little chillier (30°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Ka'anapali Beach and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Hale Ho'ike'ike at the Bailey House, then immerse yourself in nature at Iao Valley, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Maui Ocean Center, and finally don't miss a visit to Lahaina Banyan Court.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lahaina trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Diego to Lahaina takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from San Diego in September; daily highs in Lahaina reach 35°C and lows reach 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Wailuku
Highlights from your plan
Maui Ocean Center ©
Maui Ocean Center
Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach
Iao Valley ©
Iao Valley

3
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.
Take a break from Honolulu with a short trip to Kailua Beach Park in Kailua, about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial, contemplate the waterfront views at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, see the interesting displays at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park, and take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Honolulu online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Lahaina to Honolulu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. September in Honolulu sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

3
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
When in Seattle, make a side trip to see Hood Canal in Olympic National Park, approximately 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, stop by Elliott Bay Book Company, get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market, and contemplate the waterfront views at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Seattle online itinerary planner .

Getting from Honolulu to Seattle by flight takes about 8 hours. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is 2 hours. While traveling from Honolulu, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Hood Canal
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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