28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
2
Seattle
— 1 night
3
New York City
— 2 nights
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
6
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
7
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
8
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
9
Poipu, Kauai
— 5 nights

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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.
Iolani Palace and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Battleship Missouri Memorial and Queen Emma Summer Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua) and Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie). And it doesn't end there: stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and look for gifts at Shimazu Shave ice.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Honolulu trip maker site.

Sydney, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 20 hours. Traveling from Sydney in September, expect nights in Honolulu to be warmer, around 28°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua Beach Park, Polynesian Cultural Center
Highlights from your plan
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific ©
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Iolani Palace ©
Iolani Palace

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Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then learn the secrets of production at Boeing Future of Flight. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Museum of Pop Culture, see the interesting displays at The Unity Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Suquamish Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Seattle road trip app.

Getting from Honolulu to Seattle by flight takes about 8 hours. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is 2 hours. While traveling from Honolulu, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Tours · Shopping

Side Trips

Boeing Future of Flight, Suquamish Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Museum of Pop Culture ©
Museum of Pop Culture
Suquamish Museum ©
Suquamish Museum

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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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bay Head Beach and Corey Beach. New York Public Library and Long Island Maritime Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Take a break from New York City with a short trip to 8th Ave Jetty in Asbury Park, about 1 hour away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read New York City day trip app.

You can fly from Seattle to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Seattle in September: high temperatures in New York City hover around 31°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Corey Beach, 8th Ave Jetty, Bay Head Beach, Long Island Maritime Museum
Highlights from your plan
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Bay Head Beach ©
Bay Head Beach

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
We've included these beaches for you: Bodega Dunes and China Beach. Castello di Amorosa and Schramsberg Vineyards are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: St. Helena (Pride Mountain Vineyards, V. Sattui Winery, &more) and Rockaway Beach (in Pacifica). It doesn't end there: get great views at Twin Peaks.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco journey planner.

Getting from New York City to San Francisco by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to San Francisco is minus 3 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in San Francisco when traveling from New York City in September, with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

St. Helena, Calistoga, Bodega Dunes, Rockaway Beach
Highlights from your plan
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
Bodega Dunes ©
Bodega Dunes

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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 14th (Sat), see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, take an in-depth tour of Titanic, then try your luck at Wynn Las Vegas, and finally stop by Las Vegas North Premium Outlets. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): push the limits with an extreme tour, see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas, then examine the collection at The Neon Museum, and finally take a stroll through Las Vegas Downtown.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Titanic ©
Titanic
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

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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.
On the 16th (Mon), kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Westward Beach. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in September, with highs in Los Angeles at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Westward Beach
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Kona Coffee Living History Farm and Mauna Kea Observatories. Get a sense of the local culture at Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and Kona Henna. Explore Kailua-Kona's surroundings by going to Mau'umae Beach (in Waimea) and Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area (in Puako). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mauna Kea, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and stop by Captain Cook Trading Co..

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kailua-Kona visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Kailua-Kona takes 9.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Kailua-Kona is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, Kailua-Kona is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Mauna Kea Observatories, Mau'umae Beach, Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Captain Cook Trading Co., Kona Coffee Living History Farm
Highlights from your plan
Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Mauna Kea ©
Mauna Kea

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Napili Beach and Ka'anapali Beach. Relax by the water at Wailea Beach and Ulua Beach. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Lahaina Front Street, get engrossed in the history at Baldwin Home Museum, and take in the exciting artwork at Lahaina Galleries.

Plan trip to Lahaina with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by flight from Kailua-Kona to Lahaina takes 4.5 hours. In September in Lahaina, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Wailea
Highlights from your plan
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Lahaina Front Street ©
Lahaina Front Street

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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. Get in touch with nature at Waimea Canyon State Park and Poipu Beach Park. Museum-lovers will appreciate Seductions of Kauai Gallery and Art House Hawaii. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Poipu: Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha), Hanalei (Hanalei Beach, Wai`oli Hui`ia Church, &more) and Kayaking & Canoeing (in Kapaa). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Spouting Horn, view the masterpieces at Tabora Gallery, contemplate the waterfront views at Menehune Fishpond, and steep yourself in history at Ke Kahua O Kaneiolouma.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Poipu road trip app.

You can fly from Lahaina to Poipu in 4 hours. In September, daytime highs in Poipu are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Lihue, Hanalei, Koloa, Kauai, Na Pali Coast State Park
Highlights from your plan
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park