25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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25 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  9​h 15​min
2
Anchorage
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Juneau
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
4
Vancouver
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  7​h
6
West Yellowstone
— 1 day
+2
shuttle + Fly + bus:  10​h 15​min
7
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
8
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 15​min
9
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h
10
Toronto
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  14​h
11
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
12
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve and then take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Waimea Bay, make a trip to Battleship Missouri Memorial, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Honolulu trip planner .

Melbourne, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll gain 20 hours traveling from Melbourne to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Melbourne in August, with highs in Honolulu at 36°C and lows at 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Anchorage.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Waimea Bay
Highlights from your plan
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waimea Bay ©
Waimea Bay

1
night
Anchorage

Anchorage ©
Home to nearly half of Alaska's population, the port city of Anchorage covers a staggering area of over 4,900 sq km (1,900 sq mi) surrounded by mountains.
On the 1st (Tue), examine the collection at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary and then grab your bike and head to Tony Knowles Coastal Trail.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Anchorage trip app .

Do a combination of flight and car from Honolulu to Anchorage in 9.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Alaska Standard Time (AKST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Honolulu in September, expect Anchorage to be much colder, temps between 16°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Juneau.

Things to do in Anchorage

Parks Historic Sites Trails
Highlights from your plan
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center ©
Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary ©
Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary

2
nights
Juneau

Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Tracy Arm Fjord. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Juneau trip itinerary builder .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Anchorage to Juneau in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. In September in Juneau, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Vancouver.

Things to do in Juneau

Tours Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Tracy Arm Fjord ©
Tracy Arm Fjord
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
day
Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site, then contemplate the long history of Columbia River Highway, and then explore and take pictures at Wintler Community Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Vancouver tour builder site .

Getting from Juneau to Vancouver by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone changes from Alaska Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Juneau in September, expect Vancouver to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Vancouver

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Columbia River Highway
Highlights from your plan
Columbia River Highway ©
Columbia River Highway

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, then go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, then walk around Golden Gate Park, then don't miss a visit to Book Passage, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip tool .

You can fly from Vancouver to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
day
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun and then identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

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Getting from San Francisco to West Yellowstone by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from San Francisco to West Yellowstone, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from San Francisco, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in West Yellowstone, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Central Park, don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a New York City trip simple and quick.

You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus from West Yellowstone to New York City in 10.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from West Yellowstone to New York City. While traveling from West Yellowstone, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

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

2
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Louisburg Square, then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, and finally stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, then browse the collection at Boston Public Library, then get your bearings at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Boston travel route planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Boston in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in September, expect Boston to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, Mount Auburn Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery

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night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, Head underground at Cave of the Winds, then take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, and finally get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Niagara Falls travel route app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Boston to Niagara Falls takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September in Niagara Falls, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

1
day
Toronto

Toronto
Toronto is a city in Woodson County, Kansas, United States, along the Verdigris River. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): admire the majestic nature at Cross Timbers State Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Toronto trip itinerary maker website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Niagara Falls to Toronto. Traveling from Niagara Falls to Toronto, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Niagara Falls in September, with highs in Toronto at 33°C and lows at 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Toronto

Parks Nature

2
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, stroll through South Kaibab Trail, hike along Rim Trail, and take some stellar pictures from Powell Point.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park day trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Toronto to Grand Canyon National Park. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Toronto to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Toronto in September, things will get a bit cooler in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 28°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita and then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood. On the next day, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier and then find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary site .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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