22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Honolulu
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + bus + subway:  13​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
6
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Sydney

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like USS Arizona Memorial and Iolani Palace. Family-friendly places like Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve and Sunset Beach Park will thrill your kids. Step out of Honolulu to go to Haleiwa and see Waimea Bay, which is approximately 54 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Waikiki Beach and explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Honolulu vacation planner.

Sydney, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 20 hours traveling from Sydney to Honolulu. When traveling from Sydney in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Honolulu: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Haleiwa
Highlights from your plan
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Sunset Beach Park ©
Sunset Beach Park

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
You'll explore and learn at National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. Get a sense of the local culture at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Washington National Cathedral, get a sense of history and politics at White House, appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and see the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Washington DC day trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and subway from Honolulu to Washington DC takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Honolulu to Washington DC, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Honolulu in October, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

5
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.
Bring the kids along to The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Central Park. 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Orlando.

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
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

3
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and The Mall at Millenia make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 11th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's more to do: laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks and look for gifts at The LEGO Store Downtown Disney.

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You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Orlando in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Orlando: highs are around 34°C and lows about 24°C. On the 12th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

3
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 some cultural insight at Lincoln Road and Art Deco Historic District. Head to Dolphin Mall and Bayside Marketplacefor plenty of shopping. When in Miami, make a side trip to see Shark Valley in Everglades National Park, approximately 1h 05 min away. It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach and buy something for everyone on your list at Village of Merrick Park.

Discover how to plan a Miami trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Orlando to Miami in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Miami, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Village of Merrick Park, Shark Valley Visitor Center
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Mall ©
Dolphin Mall
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, stop by Faulkner House Books, then get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, and finally wander the streets of Royal Street. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum and then get to know the fascinating history of Garden District.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of tram and flight from Miami to New Orleans takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Miami to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Miami in October, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

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