30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Drive:  3​h
1
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
2
Buena Vista
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h 30​min
3
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
6
Waimea, Kauai
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Princeville, Kauai
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
8
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  8​h 45​min
9
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Atlanta

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to St. Louis Cathedral and Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site. Do some cultural sightseeing at Garden District and Houmas House Plantation and Gardens. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Whitney Plantation (in Wallace) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell). There's much more to do: test your problem-solving skills at Escape My Room New Orleans, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, see the interesting displays at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, and explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read New Orleans road trip app .

Atlanta to New Orleans is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Atlanta in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in New Orleans, with lows around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Buena Vista.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, Whitney Plantation, Ultimate Swamp Adventures
Highlights from your plan
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation

2
nights
Buena Vista

The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): mingle with the ghosts of the past at South Park City Museum and then see Off-Road Tours. Keep things going the next day: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Buena Vista trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and car from New Orleans to Buena Vista in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans to Buena Vista, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect colder evenings in Buena Vista when traveling from New Orleans in June, with lows around 44°F. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

South Park City Museum
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Off-Road Tours
South Park City Museum ©
South Park City Museum

2
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.
On the 8th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then kick back and relax at Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay). Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Mauna Kea and then get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kailua-Kona trip maker site .

Do a combination of car and flight from Buena Vista to Kailua-Kona in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Buena Vista to Kailua-Kona is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Buena Vista in June, you will find days in Kailua-Kona are somewhat warmer (85°F), and nights are much warmer (74°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay) ©
Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay)
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Napili Beach and Kapalua Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Lahaina Front Street and Ho'okipa Beach Park. Get out of town with these interesting Lahaina side-trips: Wailea Beach (in Wailea) and Helicopter Tours (in Kahului). There's still lots to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, make a trip to Lahaina Banyan Court, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Lahaina driving holiday site .

Traveling by flight from Kailua-Kona to Lahaina takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In June in Lahaina, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kapalua Beach, Parasailing & Paragliding, Helicopter Tours, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Wailea Beach
Highlights from your plan
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park

4
nights
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Battleship Missouri Memorial and Iolani Palace. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lanikai Beach and Swim with Dolphins. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Byodo-In Temple (in Kaneohe), Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie) and Shark Diving (in Haleiwa). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Kailua Beach Park, explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and see the interesting displays at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Honolulu online trip itinerary builder .

Fly from Lahaina to Honolulu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June in Honolulu, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 74°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Waimea.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua, Polynesian Cultural Center, Swim with Dolphins, Byodo-In Temple, Shark Diving
Highlights from your plan
Battleship Missouri Memorial ©
Battleship Missouri Memorial
Swim with Dolphins
Shark Diving

2
nights
Waimea, Kauai

On the 17th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then explore the striking landscape at Spouting Horn, and then explore the stunning scenery at Waimea Canyon State Park. Keep things going the next day: relax in the rural setting at Kauai Coffee Company, enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park, and then admire the sheer force of Wailua Falls.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Waimea online trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Waimea takes 3 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Waimea can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Princeville.

Things to do in Waimea

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Princeville, Kauai

Princeville ©
Princeville is a 9,000acre, upscale, unincorporated, master-planned community of vacation homes and condos on the north shore of the island of Kauai in Kauai County, Hawaii. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Hanalei Beach, then immerse yourself in nature at Na Pali Coast State Park, and then kick back and relax at Tunnels Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Princeville road trip site .

Traveling by car from Waimea to Princeville takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in June, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Princeville

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Hanalei, Na Pali Coast State Park, Kayaking & Canoeing, Tunnels Beach
Highlights from your plan
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park

3
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chihuly Garden and Glass and Museum of Pop Culture. Visiting Snoqualmie Falls and Lower Big Quilcene Trail will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Seattle side-trips: LeMay - America's Car Museum (in Tacoma) and Fort Worden State Park (in Port Townsend). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, enjoy breathtaking views from Sky View Observatory, stroll around Kerry Park, and take a stroll through Pike Place Market.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Seattle trip builder tool .

You can fly from Princeville to Seattle in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Princeville to Seattle, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Princeville in June, with highs in Seattle at 74°F and lows at 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Fort Worden State Park, Lower Big Quilcene Trail, LeMay - America's Car Museum, Snoqualmie Falls
Highlights from your plan
Snoqualmie Falls ©
Snoqualmie Falls
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass

5
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 9/11 Memorial and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Met Cloisters and Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New York City: Hyde Park (Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt & Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of Brooklyn Heights Promenade, and don't miss a visit to Central Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip maker tool .

Getting from Seattle to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Seattle in June, things will get somewhat warmer in New York City: highs are around 80°F and lows about 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Hyde Park, Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Highlights from your plan
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt ©
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt

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