30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
3
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
6
Seattle
— 1 night
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
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New York City
— 4 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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Kapiolani Regional Park and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Waikiki Beach.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Honolulu trip builder site.

Mumbai, India to Honolulu is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Honolulu, you'll gain 15.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Honolulu is a bit cooler than Mumbai - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge for their historical value. Get in touch with nature at Muir Woods National Monument and Lincoln Park. There's still lots to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers, get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square, and wander the streets of SoMa.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary builder app.

Fly from Honolulu to San Francisco in 8 hours. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Honolulu in May; daily highs in San Francisco reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

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

5
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Step out of the city life by going to Mariposa Grove and Cathedral Beach Picnic Area. Bring the kids along to Bridalveil Fall and Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA. Spend the 8th (Sat) exploring nature at Elizabeth Lake. There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the dramatic natural features at North Dome, and make a trip to Olmsted Point.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park journey maker tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from San Francisco in May since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon South Rim and Bright Angel Trail. Family-friendly places like Rim Trail and South Kaibab Trail will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: get great views at Lipan Point, stroll through Red Canyon Trail, trek along Tanner Trail, and take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park vacation maker site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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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 18th (Tue), try your luck at Casino At The Venetian, then buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May: highs in Las Vegas hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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night
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.
On the 20th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, browse the fresh offerings at Pike Place Market, then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Seattle trip maker website.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Seattle in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in May: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Seattle Art Museum ©
Seattle Art Museum

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nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Take a break from the city and head to Elephant Back Mountain and Fishing Bridge General Store. Kids will enjoy Monument Geyser Basin and North Rim Trail. There's still lots to do: take in the natural beauty of Aurum Geyser, take in the dramatic natural features at Terrace Spring, tour the pleasant surroundings at Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, and trek along Osprey Falls Trail.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in May, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are little chillier (13°C), and nights are cooler (-3°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Aurum Geyser ©
Aurum Geyser
Elephant Back Mountain ©
Elephant Back Mountain
Monument Geyser Basin ©
Monument Geyser Basin

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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.
9/11 Memorial and Tiles For America will appeal to history buffs. Family-friendly places like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Central Park will thrill your kids. Step out of New York City with an excursion to Bronx Zoo in Bronx--about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, look for all kinds of wild species at Hallett Nature Sanctuary, and explore the activities along The Pond.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the New York City online travel planner.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to New York City in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Central Park ©
Central Park

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