26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly + Drive:  21​h
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
2
Sedona
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Page
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  11​h 30​min
4
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Poipu, Kauai
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Brisbane

4
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get outdoors at Upper Geyser Basin and Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yellowstone National Park: Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center (in West Yellowstone) and Grand Teton (in Grand Teton National Park). Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley, and take in the dramatic scenery at Gibbon Falls.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park travel route planning site .

Brisbane, Australia to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 17 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Brisbane in November; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 0°C and lows reach -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Grand Teton, Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Boynton Canyon Trail and Airport Mesa. Visiting Cathedral Rock and Devil's Bridge Trail will get you outdoors. Explore Sedona's surroundings by going to Bearizona Wildlife Park (in Williams) and Painted Desert (in Petrified Forest National Park). The adventure continues: take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), take in the dramatic natural features at Bell Rock, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take in breathtaking views at Oak Creek Canyon.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Sedona vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and taxi from Yellowstone National Park to Sedona takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in November: high temperatures in Sedona hover around 20°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bearizona Wildlife Park, Painted Desert
Highlights from your plan
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Devil's Bridge Trail ©
Devil's Bridge Trail
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert

4
nights
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Get outdoors at Cape Royal and Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Page: Grand Canyon National Park (Grand Canyon South Rim, Navajo Bridge, & more). There's more to do: take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Page road trip site .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Page takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sedona in November, with highs in Page at 17°C and lows at 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Page

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Navajo Bridge ©
Navajo Bridge

3
nights
Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©
Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Visiting Ho'okipa Beach Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Wailea Beach and Napili Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lahaina: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Kihei), Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery (in Kula) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). It doesn't end there: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and wander the streets of Lahaina Front Street.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lahaina itinerary planning app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Page to Lahaina takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In November, Lahaina is much hotter than Page - with highs of 32°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Ho'okipa Beach Park, Wailea Beach, Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery, Scuba & Snorkeling, Haleakala Crater
Highlights from your plan
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach

4
nights
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Kailua-Kona ©
Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Visit Punalu‘U Beach and Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area for some beach relaxation. Get in touch with nature at Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get out of town with these interesting Kailua-Kona side-trips: Hilo (Rainbow Falls & Akaka Falls State Park). And it doesn't end there: relax in the rural setting at Greenwell Farms, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Kailua-Kona tour itinerary builder site .

You can fly from Lahaina to Kailua-Kona in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. December in Kailua-Kona sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Hilo, Punalu‘U Beach, Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area, Greenwell Farms
Highlights from your plan
Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©

4
nights
Poipu, Kauai

Poipu ©
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. Visiting Hanalei Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Poipu: Kayaking & Canoeing (in Kapaa), Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha) and Waimea Canyon State Park (in Waimea). There's more to do: kick back and relax at Poipu Beach Park and take in the dramatic scenery at Wailua Falls.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Poipu vacation maker site .

Getting from Kailua-Kona to Poipu by flight takes about 3 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Poipu can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Wailua Falls, Kayaking & Canoeing, Waimea Canyon State Park, Na Pali Coast State Park, Hanalei Beach
Highlights from your plan
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Wailua Falls ©
Wailua Falls

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