22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
+2
taxi + bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
4
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  9​h
6
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Dubai

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, explore and take pictures at Diamond Head State Monument, and then explore the galleries of USS Arizona Memorial.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Honolulu trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Honolulu is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 14 hours. Expect colder weather when traveling from Dubai in July: highs in Honolulu hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get in touch with nature at Alcatraz Island and Fort Ross State Historic Park. Visit Golden Gate Bridge and Exploratorium for some beach relaxation. There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, enjoy the sea views from Fort Point, examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, and learn about all things military at USS Pampanito.

Start your trip to San Francisco by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Honolulu in July, expect San Francisco to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Fort Ross State Historic Park
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Glacier Point and Tioga Pass. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias and Vernal Fall. Spend the 6th (Tue) exploring nature at Bridalveil Fall. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, and get great views at Tunnel View.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary app .

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be a bit cooler, around 7°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

1
night
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 8th (Thu): kick back and relax at Alki Beach, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, and then admire all the interesting features of Safeco Field.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip planner .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Seattle by combination of bus and flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August since evenings lows in Seattle dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
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
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Lamar Valley and Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. For shopping fun, head to Grand Prismatic Spring or Yellowstone Lake. The adventure continues: take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful and trek along Artist Point.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park road trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and car from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Seattle in August, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be colder, around 3°C, while days are slightly colder, around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

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 Times Square will appeal to history buffs. Head to 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Islandfor some retail therapy. There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the masterpieces at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the New York City travel route planner .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in New York City: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

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
Times Square ©
Times Square

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