29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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29 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Poipu, Kauai
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hanalei, Kauai
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Volcano, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h
5
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
7
Miami
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
8
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h
End: Sydney


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1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park, and then stroll through Baby Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: admire all the interesting features of Kauai Coffee Company, take in the dramatic scenery at Wailua Falls, and then kick back and relax at Shipwreck Beach.

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Sydney, Australia to Poipu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 20 hours traveling from Sydney to Poipu. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Sydney in May, with highs in Poipu at 32°C and lows at 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Hanalei.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Wailua Falls, Kauai Coffee Company, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Wailua Falls ©
Wailua Falls
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Hanalei, Kauai

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Kalalau Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Hanalei side-trips: Waimea (Waimea Canyon State Park & Puuo Kila). There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Na Pali Coast State Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Queen's Bath, pause for some serene contemplation at Wai`oli Hui`ia Church, and enjoy the sand and surf at Hanalei Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Hanalei trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Poipu to Hanalei takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Waimea, Queen's Bath, Na Pali Coast State Park, Kalalau Trail
Highlights from your plan
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Queen's Bath ©
Queen's Bath

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Fishing Charters & Tours. Step out of Kailua-Kona to go to Puako and see Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area, which is approximately 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea, take a memorable drive along Saddle Road, and admire all the interesting features of Greenwell Farms.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kailua-Kona trip itinerary planning app .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Hanalei to Kailua-Kona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Kailua-Kona can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Volcano.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Greenwell Farms, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Saddle Road
Saddle Road

2
nights
Volcano, Island of Hawaii

Volcano ©
Those who named Volcano opted for simplicity in choosing a title, taking the nearby fire-spewing Kilauea as a source of inspiration.
On the 26th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls, take in nature's colorful creations at Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, then take in the exciting artwork at 2400 Fahrenheit Art Glass, then stroll through Kilauea Iki Trailhead, and finally examine the collection at Jagger Museum. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku), then explore and take pictures at Chain of Craters Rd, and then immerse yourself in nature at Punalu‘U Beach.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Volcano trip planner .

You can drive from Kailua-Kona to Volcano in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kailua-Kona in May, Volcano is a bit cooler at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Volcano

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Chain of Craters Rd, Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, Punalu‘U Beach, Rainbow Falls
Highlights from your plan
Rainbow Falls ©
Rainbow Falls
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden ©
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Zipline and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore Lahaina's surroundings by going to Ho'okipa Beach Park (in Paia), Helicopter Tours (in Kahului) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Kihei). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Lahaina Front Street, meet the residents at Maui Ocean Center, kick back and relax at Napili Beach, and make a trip to Lahaina Banyan Court.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Lahaina holiday tool .

Getting from Volcano to Lahaina by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. In May, daytime highs in Lahaina are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Ho'okipa Beach Park, Maui Ocean Center, Helicopter Tours
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Lahaina Front Street ©
Lahaina Front Street
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach

5
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 discover tucked-away gems like Swim with Dolphins and Koko Crater Railway Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Lanikai Beach (in Kailua), Byodo-In Temple (in Kaneohe) and Haleiwa (Pakaloha Bikinis - Oahu & Shark Diving). There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial, contemplate the long history of Iolani Palace, admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls, and take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Lahaina to Honolulu in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. May in Honolulu sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Byodo-In Temple, Swim with Dolphins, Lanikai Beach
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Shark Diving

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Wynwood Walls and Miami Beach Boardwalk. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo Miami, appreciate the history behind Holocaust Memorial, and buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace.

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You can fly from Honolulu to Miami in 13.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Miami is 5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Highlights from your plan
Wynwood Walls ©
Wynwood Walls
Speed Boats Tours
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

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.
Have a day of magic on the 8th (Sat) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 10th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at SeaWorld Orlando.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Orlando trip itinerary planning site .

You can fly from Miami to Orlando in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. June in Orlando sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
The Escape Game Orlando ©
The Escape Game Orlando
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

2
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 12th (Wed), learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Backstreet Cultural Museum, sample the fine beverages at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, then stroll the grounds of Lafayette Cemetery No.1, and finally wander the streets of Garden District.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans tour builder tool .

Getting from Orlando to New Orleans by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to New Orleans. When traveling from Orlando in June, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 33°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

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