26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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New York City
— 5 nights
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Honolulu
— 5 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Golden Gate Park, and examine the collection at Exploratorium.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco vacation planning website.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to San Francisco is minus 18 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in December: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 17°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online road trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in December, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

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 with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, shop like a local with The Strip, and ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas driving holiday app.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in January; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 17°C and lows reach 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim and then trek along Bright Angel Trail.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in January: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 7°C, while lows dip to -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Manhattan Skyline, Food Tours, Madison Square Garden, and other attractions. There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock.

Find out how to plan New York City trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in New York City when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, with lows around -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Shopping · Classes · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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Honolulu

Honolulu ©

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Explore Honolulu's surroundings by going to Kailua (Kailua Beach Park & Lanikai Beach), Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument (in Pupukea) and Haleiwa (Sunset Beach Park & Waimea Bay). There's lots more to do: stroll the grounds of USS Arizona Memorial, explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take an in-depth tour of Iolani Palace.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Honolulu trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Honolulu takes 14 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HST) is minus 5 hours. Traveling from New York City in January, expect Honolulu to be warmer, temps between 32°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

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