26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Miami
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
7
Eleele, Kauai
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 45​min
8
Kihei, Maui
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Melbourne


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2
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 5th (Sun): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles day trip app .

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 18 hours. In August, Los Angeles is much hotter than Melbourne - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Memphis.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

2
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 8th (Wed), examine the collection at Stax Museum of American Soul Music, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Memphis Zoo, and then try to win big at Southland Park Gaming and Racing.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Memphis trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from Los Angeles to Memphis by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Memphis due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in Memphis hover around 38°C and lows are around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to New York City.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Southland Park Gaming and Racing
Highlights from your plan
Stax Museum of American Soul Music ©
Memphis Zoo ©
Memphis Zoo

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Memphis to New York City in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Memphis in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New York City: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums 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

4
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets. Pack the 15th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 16th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's more to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms and take in a show at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Orlando road trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in August, you will find days in Orlando are somewhat warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park ©
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
Room Escape Games

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): make a trip to Bayside Marketplace and then browse the different shops at Sawgrass Mills. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): take in the waterfront at Miami Beach Boardwalk and then stroll through Fort Lauderdale Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Miami route app .

Traveling by combination of flight and tram from Orlando to Miami takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Miami are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fort Lauderdale Beach, Sawgrass Mills, Miami Beach Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Sawgrass Mills ©
Sawgrass Mills
Fort Lauderdale Beach ©
Fort Lauderdale Beach
Miami Beach Boardwalk ©
Miami Beach Boardwalk

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.
On the 21st (Tue), take a stroll through Royal Street, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, then examine the collection at Mardi Gras World, and finally take a stroll through Garden District. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, then stop by Kitchen Witch, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the New Orleans road trip planning app .

Getting from Miami to New Orleans by combination of tram and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Miami in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Eleele.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Royal Street ©
Royal Street

2
nights
Eleele, Kauai

Eleele ©
Eleele is a census-designated place on the island of Kauai in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States, with the ZIP code of 96705. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Spouting Horn, then look for gifts at Aunty Lilikoi Passion Fruit Products, and finally stroll through Waimea Canyon State Park.

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Eleele online journey maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from New Orleans to Eleele takes 13.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from New Orleans in August since evenings lows in Eleele dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Eleele

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Waimea, Poipu
Highlights from your plan
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Spouting Horn ©
Spouting Horn

4
nights
Kihei, Maui

Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Haleakala Crater and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kihei: Lahaina (Lahaina Banyan Court & Lahaina Front Street), Zipline (in Ka'anapali) and Curtis Wilson Cost Gallery (in Kula). There's much more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, stop by Sweet Paradise Chocolatier, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kihei Baptist Chapel.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kihei trip planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Eleele to Kihei in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kihei

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Lahaina, Helicopter Tours, Haleakala Crater, The Curtis Wilson Cost Gallery, Sweet Paradise Chocolatier
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Helicopter Tours

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