21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  12​h
1
Honolulu
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
4
New York City
— 3 nights
foot + Fly:  8​h 45​min
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Anaheim
— 1 night
train:  30​min
7
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Auckland


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2
nights
Honolulu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, then explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Ala Moana Center. On the next day, kick back and relax at Waikiki Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapiolani Regional Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Honolulu day trip planning website .

Auckland, New Zealand to Honolulu is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll gain 22 hours traveling from Auckland to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Auckland, expect much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Honolulu, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Ala Moana Center ©
Ala Moana Center

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Exploratorium and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, sample the tasty concoctions at Anchor Brewing Company, wander the streets of Marina District, and shop like a local with Union Square.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our San Francisco itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Honolulu in November, with highs in San Francisco at 20°C and lows at 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally stop by Elliott Bay Book Company. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then make a trip to Pioneer Square, and then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle trip planner .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In November, Seattle is a bit cooler than San Francisco - with highs of 13°C and lows of 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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.
Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. You'll explore and learn at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, don't miss a visit to Times Square, and learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the New York City road trip planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Seattle to New York City in 9 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to New York City is 3 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

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
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

3
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
For shopping fun, head to The Strip or The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. There's much more to do: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, try to win big at Mandalay Bay, make a trip to Paris Las Vegas, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip maker tool .

Getting from New York City to Las Vegas by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City to Las Vegas, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in November, expect nights in Las Vegas to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino

1
night
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Founder's Park, take in the exciting artwork at The Disney Gallery, and then get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Anaheim road trip planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Anaheim in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in November, with highs in Anaheim at 29°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Disney Gallery ©
The Disney Gallery
Founder's Park ©
Founder's Park

4
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.
Do your shopping at Hammer Museum and Amoeba Music. Get some historical perspective at El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Santa Monica Pier. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and enjoy some diversion at California Science Center.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planning site .

Los Angeles is just a short distance from Anaheim. In November, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. On the 19th (Tue), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Nightlife Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney Concert Hall ©
Walt Disney Concert Hall
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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