21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  19​h 30​min
1
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  9​h
4
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
5
Miami
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
6
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
7
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Sydney

3
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Get in touch with nature at Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park and North Dome. On the 23rd (Mon), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area. Spend the 25th (Wed) on the water with a fishing tour. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area and explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

For maps and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park journey planning tool .

Sydney, Australia to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, subway, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in March; daily highs in Yosemite National Park reach 13°C and lows reach -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake
North Dome ©
North Dome

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 26th (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks, then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then explore and take pictures at Alcatraz Island.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planner .

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

2
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get in touch with nature at Aurum Geyser and Elephant Back Mountain. Next up on the itinerary: get impressive views of Monument Geyser Basin, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, tour the pleasant surroundings at Natural Bridge Trail, and take in the natural beauty of Beryl Spring.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary site .

Getting from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in March, things will get colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 2°C and lows about -14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin
Elephant Back Mountain ©
Elephant Back Mountain

2
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New York City day trip planning app .

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to New York City takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in March: highs in New York City hover around 11°C, while lows dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

2
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Get in touch with nature at Shark Valley and Gumbo Limbo Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Miami side-trips: Everglades National Park (Pineland Trail & Anhinga Trail). Spend the 4th (Sat) on the water with a fishing tour. It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Miami trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Miami takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in April; daily highs in Miami reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, South Beach
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail

2
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.
On the 5th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Lions, Tigers & Bears and then tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Black's Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego tour itinerary maker website .

Fly from Miami to San Diego in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Miami to San Diego. Traveling from Miami in April, expect San Diego to be little chillier, temps between 25°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lions, Tigers & Bears
Highlights from your plan
Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

4
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.
Visit Waikiki Beach and Kailua Beach Park for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Diamond Head State Monument and Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. Change things up with a short trip to Sunset Beach Park in Haleiwa (about 1h 05 min away). There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of USS Arizona Memorial, enjoy the sand and surf at Kapiolani Regional Park, and examine the collection at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Honolulu attractions app .

Traveling by flight from San Diego to Honolulu takes 7.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in April: high temperatures in Honolulu hover around 33°C and lows are around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua Beach Park, Sunset Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

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