20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  12​h
2
Galveston, Galveston Island
— 1 day
+2
shuttle + foot + Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Nashville
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Savannah
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
6
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
7
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Sydney


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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific and Iolani Palace. Explore hidden gems such as Lanikai Beach and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Honolulu: Keawaula (Yokohama Beach) (in Makaha) and Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Battleship Missouri Memorial and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Honolulu online visit planner .

Sydney, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll gain 20 hours traveling from Sydney to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in September, you will find days in Honolulu are a bit warmer (36°C), and nights are much hotter (28°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Galveston.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lanikai Beach, Polynesian Cultural Center, Keawaula (Yokohama Beach)
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Lanikai Beach ©
Lanikai Beach
Keawaula (Yokohama Beach) ©
Keawaula (Yokohama Beach)
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
day
Galveston, Galveston Island

Galveston
An old colonial city and a busy cruise ship port less than an hour's drive from Houston, Galveston sits on Galveston Island and serves as a popular vacation destination for both domestic and international travelers.
On the 19th (Wed), kick back and relax at El Jardin Del Mar.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Galveston tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Honolulu to Galveston takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Honolulu to Galveston. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Galveston

Beaches Parks Outdoors

2
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take a stroll through Royal Street, hunt for treasures at Frenchmen Street, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and then get to know the fascinating history of Garden District.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planner.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Galveston to New Orleans in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. While traveling from Galveston, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
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Garden District ©
Garden District
Frenchmen Street ©
Frenchmen Street

3
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Popular historic sites such as Andrew Jackson's Hermitage and Lotz House Museum are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Belle Meade Plantation, wander the streets of Downtown Nashville, and see a show at Grand Ole Opry.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Nashville trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Nashville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be colder in Nashville, with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage ©
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage

3
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Get some cultural insight at Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum and Fort Pulaski National Monument. Visit Savannah Historic District and Cathedral of St. John the Baptist for their historical value. Explore Savannah's surroundings by going to Hilton Head (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Coligny Beach). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Historic Savannah Theatre and explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Savannah trip maker app .

You can fly from Nashville to Savannah in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Savannah due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Nashville in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Savannah, with lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tybee Island, Hilton Head
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Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument

2
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Truman Little White House and Fort Zachary Taylor. Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin Research Center and The Turtle Hospital. There's more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Key West trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Savannah to Key West takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Savannah in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 31°C in Key West. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Marathon
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take an in-depth tour of National Museum of the Pacific War. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Zedler Mill and then see the interesting displays at Old Jail Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the San Antonio travel planner.

Fly from Key West to San Antonio in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Key West to San Antonio is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Key West in October since evenings lows in San Antonio dip to 20°C. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Wed).

Things to do in San Antonio

Museums

Side Trips

Zedler Mill, Old Jail Museum, National Museum of the Pacific War
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National Museum of the Pacific War ©
Zedler Mill ©
Zedler Mill

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