21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Start: Sydney
Fly:  17 h
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 15 min
2
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
New York City
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
5
Grand Marais
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7 h 45 min
6
Kansas City
— 1 day
Fly:  12 h
7
Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Sydney

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 7th (Sun), take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, and then don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks and then wander the streets of SoMa.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary app.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Sydney in April, with highs in San Francisco at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like St. Louis Cathedral and Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Garden District and Royal Street. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum and take a stroll through Frenchmen Street.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans online road trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to New Orleans in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from San Francisco to New Orleans, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in April, New Orleans is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Highlights from your plan
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Garden District ©
Garden District

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, thenwitness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, and then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Downtown Nashville.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Nashville online day trip planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Nashville by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in April, expect much colder with lows of 11°C in Nashville. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island will appeal to museum buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and New York Public Library. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at 9/11 Memorial, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, go for a walk through Central Park, and take a stroll through Times Square.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the New York City day trip app.

You can fly from Nashville to New York City in 6 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Nashville in April: highs in New York City hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Marais.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

1
night
Grand Marais

Grand Marais ©
Grand Marais is a city in Cook County, Minnesota, United States. On the 18th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Pincushion Mountain Trail System. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Oberg Mountain Loop and then examine the collection at North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Marais trip builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from New York City to Grand Marais. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Grand Marais is minus 1 hour. In April, Grand Marais is slightly colder than New York City - with highs of 6°C and lows of -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Grand Marais

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum, Oberg Mountain Loop
Highlights from your plan
Pincushion Mountain Trail System ©
Pincushion Mountain Trail System
North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum ©
North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum
Oberg Mountain Loop ©
Oberg Mountain Loop

1
day
Kansas City

Kansas City
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kansas City online visit planner.

Explore your travel options from Grand Marais to Kansas City with the Route module. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Grand Marais in April: highs in Kansas City hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 9°C. On the 20th (Sat), you'll travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Parks Nightlife

5
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 Battleship Missouri Memorial and USS Arizona Memorial. Discover out-of-the-way places like Iolani Palace and Lanikai Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Honolulu: Makapu'u Beach (in Waimanalo), Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie) and Maili Beach Park (in Waianae). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Keawaula (Yokohama Beach), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Diamond Head Beach Park.

You can plan Honolulu trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Kansas City to Honolulu by flight takes about 12.5 hours. Traveling from Kansas City to Honolulu, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kansas City in April, you will find days in Honolulu are a bit warmer (33°C), and nights are warmer (25°C). On the 26th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Makapu'u Beach, Polynesian Cultural Center, Lanikai Beach, Keawaula (Yokohama Beach), Maili Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Lanikai Beach ©
Lanikai Beach
Iolani Palace ©
Iolani Palace
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

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