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 + Drive:  20​h 45​min
1
Austin
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
San Antonio
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h
4
Atlanta
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
5
Savannah
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
6
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
8
Miami
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Sydney

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
For shopping fun, head to San Marcos Premium Outlets or Waterloo Records. Step off the beaten path and head to Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail and Grape Creek Vineyards. Venture out of the city with trips to Fredericksburg (Enchanted Rock State Natural Area & National Museum of the Pacific War).

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Austin online route planner .

Sydney, Australia to Austin is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 16 hours. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect nights in Austin to be much colder, around 8°C, while days are slightly colder, around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Shopping Parks Museums

Side Trips

Fredericksburg, San Marcos Premium Outlets
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San Marcos Premium Outlets ©
San Marcos Premium Outlets
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail ©
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area ©
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area

1
night
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, then walk around Friedrich Wilderness Park, and then trek along The San Antonio River Walk.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Antonio itinerary builder .

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In December in San Antonio, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Nature Shopping
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The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
Friedrich Wilderness Park ©
Friedrich Wilderness Park

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and Lafayette Cemetery No.1. Change things up with a short trip to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Slidell (about 48 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, stop by Louisiana Music Factory, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to French Quarter.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Antonio in December, you will find days in New Orleans are slightly colder (16°C), and nights are a bit warmer (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in New Orleans

Wildlife Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Louisiana Music Factory ©
Louisiana Music Factory

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Stone Mountain Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Noah's Ark Rehabilitation Center. Here are some ideas for day two: meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, explore the world behind art at Center for Civil and Human Rights, and then hunt for treasures at The Sweet Auburn Curb Market.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Atlanta day trip planning website .

You can do a combination of car and flight from New Orleans to Atlanta in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from New Orleans in December since evenings lows in Atlanta dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Stone Mountain Park, Noah's Ark Rehabilitation Center
Highlights from your plan
Stone Mountain Park ©
Stone Mountain Park
Center for Civil and Human Rights ©
The Sweet Auburn Curb Market ©
The Sweet Auburn Curb Market

1
night
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Fort Pulaski National Monument, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and finally wander the streets of Savannah Historic District.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Savannah online holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Savannah takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. When traveling from Atlanta in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Savannah: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Wildlife Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Tybee Island
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument

3
nights
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.
Head to Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets and World of Disneyfor some retail therapy. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Fishing Charters & Tours and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks, and find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort.

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You can drive from Savannah to Orlando in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Savannah in December; daily highs in Orlando reach 29°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets ©
Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets

3
nights
Key West

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dry Tortugas National Park and Fishing Charters & Tours. Get in touch with nature at The Turtle Hospital and Dolphin Research Center. Step out of Key West with an excursion to Scuba & Snorkeling in Marathon--about 1h 10 min away. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and buy something for everyone on your list at Emerald's International.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Key West online travel planner .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Key West takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Orlando in December, with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Marathon
Highlights from your plan
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

4
nights
Miami

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Visiting Fishing Charters & Tours and Shark Valley Visitor Center will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Key Largo (Swim with Dolphins & florida keys key lime products). There's still lots to do: shop like a local with Aventura Mall, take a stroll through Lincoln Road, and see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Miami trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Key West to Miami takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Key Largo, Aventura Mall, Shark Valley Visitor Center, Fishing Charters & Tours, Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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