30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + bus:  14​h 30​min
1
Marathon
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Key West
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
St. Augustine
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  9​h 45​min
4
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Fly + shuttle:  5​h 30​min
5
Sedona
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 45​min
6
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
7
Poipu, Kauai
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
8
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
9
Kihei, Maui
— 5 nights
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Manchester

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 2nd (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sombrero Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and then immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Marathon travel tool .

Manchester, UK to Marathon is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Manchester in April, things will get warmer in Marathon: highs are around 35°C and lows about 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Bahia Honda State Park
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Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

4
nights
Key West

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.
You'll explore and learn at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum and Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Key West Garden Club and Key West Cemetery. Spend the 5th (Sun) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's much more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, cruise along The Overseas Highway, cast your line with a fishing tour, and contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Key West vacation builder tool .

Traveling by bus from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April in Key West, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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2
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
SAINT AUGUSTINE | PONTE VEDRA on Florida's Historic Coast The Nation's oldest city (est. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, enjoy the sea views from St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, and finally sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at St. Augustine Beach and then explore the striking landscape of Fort Matanzas National Monument.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Augustine online travel planner .

Do a combination of flight and car from Key West to St. Augustine in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Key West in April, things will get little chillier in St. Augustine: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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1
night
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Mama's Minerals, examine the collection at Museum of International Folk Art, then wander the streets of Canyon Road, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Loretto Chapel, steep yourself in history at Santa Fe Plaza, then admire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at New Mexico History Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from St. Augustine to Santa Fe in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from St. Augustine to Santa Fe. Traveling from St. Augustine in April, expect nights in Santa Fe to be colder, around 1°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Museum of International Folk Art ©
Museum of International Folk Art
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Step out of the city life by going to Walnut Canyon National Monument and Painted Desert. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Oak Creek Canyon and Devil's Bridge Trail. There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock and take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Sedona tour builder tool .

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Santa Fe to Sedona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Santa Fe in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sedona, with lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Painted Desert, Walnut Canyon National Monument
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Devil's Bridge Trail ©
Devil's Bridge Trail
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert

3
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and Liliuokalani Gardens. Discover out-of-the-way places like Punalu‘U Beach and Greenwell Farms. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kailua-Kona: Hilo (Rainbow Falls & Akaka Falls State Park) and Papakōlea Green Sand Beach (in Naalehu). There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, take in the awesome beauty at Mauna Kea, and stop by The Original Donkey Ball Store.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Kailua-Kona tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Sedona to Kailua-Kona takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sedona to Kailua-Kona, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Sedona, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Kailua-Kona, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hilo, Kealakekua, Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Punalu‘U Beach, Papakōlea Green Sand Beach
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Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach ©
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach

3
nights
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. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ninini Point Lighthouse and Tabora Gallery. Discover out-of-the-way places like Na Pali Coast State Park and Wailua Falls. Change things up with these side-trips from Poipu: Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge (in Hanalei), Kayaking & Canoeing (in Kapaa) and Waimea Canyon State Park (in Waimea). There's much more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park, and take in the dramatic natural features at Spouting Horn.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Poipu day trip planner.

You can fly from Kailua-Kona to Poipu in 3 hours. In April, daytime highs in Poipu are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Poipu

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lihue, Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge, Na Pali Coast State Park, Waimea Canyon State Park, Kayaking & Canoeing
Highlights from your plan
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Wailua Falls ©
Wailua Falls
Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge ©
Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Kailua Beach Park and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore hidden gems such as Koko Crater Railway Trail and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. Change things up with a short trip to Polynesian Cultural Center in Laie (about 1h 05 min away). There's more to do: browse the exhibits of Iolani Palace and steep yourself in history at Battleship Missouri Memorial.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Honolulu online itinerary planner .

Fly from Poipu to Honolulu in 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Honolulu are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua Beach Park, Polynesian Cultural Center
Highlights from your plan
Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park ©
USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park

5
nights
Kihei, Maui

Kihei ©
Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
Escape the urban bustle at Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Ho'okipa Beach Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wailea Beach and Lahaina Front Street. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kihei: Lahaina (Lahaina Banyan Court, Dolphin & Whale Watching, & more) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). The adventure continues: sample the fine beverages at Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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

Getting from Honolulu to Kihei by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of flight and car. In April in Kihei, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Lahaina, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Haleakala Crater, Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery, Wailea Beach
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Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach

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