23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Honolulu
— 5 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
2
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
3
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
New York City
— 6 nights
Bus + Fly:  22​h 45​min
End: Brisbane

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Sunset Beach Park (in Haleiwa), Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie) and Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of USS Arizona Memorial, tour the pleasant surroundings at Waikiki Beach, step aboard Battleship Missouri Memorial, and stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu travel planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll gain 20 hours traveling from Brisbane to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in Honolulu can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Sunset Beach Park, Kailua Beach Park, Polynesian Cultural Center
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

5
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.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Las Vegas takes 8.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Las Vegas is 2 hours. In December, Las Vegas is much colder than Honolulu - with highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Tours

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

4
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and ponder the world of politics at The White House.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Washington DC takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. Traveling from Las Vegas to Washington DC, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In December in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

6
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: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock Observation Deck.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the New York City itinerary planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of -5°C in New York City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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