21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Gothenburg
Fly:  25​h
1
Poipu, Kauai
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Hilo, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
3
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + taxi:  11​h 30​min
4
Sedona
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + shuttle:  10​h 45​min
5
Marathon
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
6
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Gothenburg

3
nights
Poipu, Kauai

Poipu ©
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. Visiting Wailua Falls and Poipu Beach Park will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Poipu: Kayaking & Canoeing (in Kapaa) and Waimea (Polihale State Park & Waimea Canyon State Park). There's more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Poipu trip builder .

Gothenburg, Sweden to Poipu is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Gothenburg to Poipu, you'll gain 11 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Gothenburg in March: high temperatures in Poipu hover around 30°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Hilo.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Waimea, Kayaking & Canoeing, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Wailua Falls
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Polihale State Park ©
Polihale State Park
Wailua Falls ©
Wailua Falls
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park

2
nights
Hilo, Island of Hawaii

Hilo ©
One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
On the 12th (Thu), examine the collection at Jagger Museum, stroll through Kilauea Iki Trailhead, take in nature's colorful creations at Liliuokalani Gardens, then admire the sheer force of Akaka Falls State Park, and finally admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the world from above with a helicopter tour and then don't miss a visit to Saddle Road.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Hilo travel route planner.

Getting from Poipu to Hilo by flight takes about 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Hilo are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Hilo

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Jagger Museum, Saddle Road, Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Highlights from your plan
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Saddle Road ©
Saddle Road
Rainbow Falls ©
Rainbow Falls

3
nights
Lahaina, Maui

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Zipline. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ho'okipa Beach Park and Lahaina Front Street. When in Lahaina, make a side trip to see Scuba & Snorkeling in Kihei, approximately 38 minutes away. There's more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and don't miss a visit to Lahaina Banyan Court.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Lahaina trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Hilo to Lahaina in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. March in Lahaina sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Kihei, Ho'okipa Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Devil's Bridge Trail and Painted Desert. Get in touch with nature at Oak Creek Canyon and Broken Arrow Trail. It doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock and take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sedona travel route app .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Lahaina to Sedona takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Lahaina to Sedona, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Lahaina in March, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Sedona: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Marathon.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Painted Desert
Highlights from your plan
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Devil's Bridge Trail ©
Devil's Bridge Trail

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Visiting Dolphin Research Center and Fishing Charters & Tours will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center and Sombrero Beach. Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park and look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon itinerary builder site .

Do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle from Sedona to Marathon in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from Sedona in March, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Marathon: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, Bahia Honda State Park, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach

5
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.
Visiting Dolphin & Whale Watching and Fishing Charters & Tours will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Key West Cemetery. Spend the 25th (Wed) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's much more to do: go for a walk through Key West Garden Club, learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, cruise along The Overseas Highway, and make a trip to Truman Little White House.

Before you visit Key West, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by bus from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park

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