28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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28 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  19​h
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
4
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
5
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Sedona
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  10​h 45​min
8
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
9
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Honolulu, Oahu

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Swim with Dolphins and Kailua Beach Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate Battleship Missouri Memorial and Iolani Palace. Change things up with a short trip to Polynesian Cultural Center in Laie (about 1h 05 min away).

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Honolulu trip builder app .

Singapore, Singapore to Honolulu is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -18 hour difference. In October in Honolulu, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Polynesian Cultural Center, Kailua Beach Park, Swim with Dolphins
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
Polynesian Cultural Center ©
Polynesian Cultural Center
Battleship Missouri Memorial ©
Battleship Missouri Memorial

3
nights
Lahaina, Maui

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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Kahekili Beach Park and Wailea Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Zipline and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Step out of Lahaina with an excursion to Scuba & Snorkeling in Kihei--about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Napili Beach, make a trip to Lahaina Banyan Court, and take a stroll through Lahaina Front Street.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Lahaina tour builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Lahaina takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. In October, daytime highs in Lahaina are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Wailea Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Scuba & Snorkeling
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach

3
nights
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Waialea Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Mauna Kea. Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kahaluu Beach.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kailua-Kona online route builder .

You can fly from Lahaina to Kailua-Kona in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In October in Kailua-Kona, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area, Waialea Beach, Kahaluu Beach
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 13th (Tue), delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Kailua-Kona to San Francisco in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Kailua-Kona in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Page.

Things to do in San Francisco

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Paria Canyon Wilderness Area, then explore the stunning scenery at The Chains, and then explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Page road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Page takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from San Francisco to Page, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in October, Page is little chillier at night with lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Nature

Side Trip

Paria Canyon Wilderness Area
Highlights from your plan
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Photography Tours
The Chains ©
The Chains

3
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.
Visiting Rim Trail and Bright Angel Trail will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at South Kaibab Trail and Mather Point. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner .

Getting from Page to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. While traveling from Page, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mather Point ©
Mather Point
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Visiting Cathedral Rock and Bearizona Wildlife Park will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Bell Rock and Oak Creek Canyon. When in Sedona, make a side trip to see Walnut Canyon National Monument in Flagstaff, approximately 58 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and stop by Absolute Bikes.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sedona online vacation planner .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, expect nights in Sedona to be much hotter, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bearizona Wildlife Park, Walnut Canyon National Monument, Absolute Bikes
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon

2
nights
Key West

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Popular historic sites such as Fort Zachary Taylor and Truman Little White House are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's still lots to do: cruise along The Overseas Highway, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Key West trip itinerary maker tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Sedona to Key West in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sedona in October: highs in Key West hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fishing Charters & Tours
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

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.
You'll explore and learn at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. There's much more to do: explore and take pictures at Central Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, make a trip to Empire State Building, and learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Key West to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Key West in October, plan for slightly colder days in New York City, with highs around 24°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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