24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  12​h
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 15​min
5
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
6
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
7
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Auckland

1
night
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 23rd (Sat): explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, then take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, and then stroll the grounds of USS Arizona Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls and then enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Honolulu trip itinerary maker .

Auckland Central, New Zealand to Honolulu is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 22 hours. Traveling from Auckland Central in March, expect nights in Honolulu to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

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
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Attractions like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 28th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, pause for some photo ops at Guitar Center, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles travel site .

Fly from Honolulu to Los Angeles in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and tram. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Honolulu in March, things will get little chillier in Los Angeles: highs are around 27°C and lows about 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 31st (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Moran Point, hike along Rim Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park itinerary planner .

Getting from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in March: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 16°C, while lows dip to -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Tue), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 31°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Magic Kingdom Park and Universal's Islands of Adventure. Pack the 4th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 6th (Sat) at Discovery Cove.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Orlando holiday planning website .

Do a combination of flight, taxi, and train from Las Vegas to Orlando in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Orlando is 3 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Las Vegas in April since evenings lows in Orlando dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and The Metropolitan Museum of Art will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, and take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the New York City visit planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Orlando to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Orlando in April: high temperatures in New York City hover around 19°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

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 ©

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will enjoy Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, and wander the streets of Union Square.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco online tour planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to San Francisco in 9 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to San Francisco. Traveling from New York City in April, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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