31 days in Continental USA Itinerary

31 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Key West
— 2 nights
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Marathon
— 2 nights
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Sarasota
— 3 nights
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Hilton Head
— 3 nights
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Sedona
— 4 nights
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Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
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Hilo, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 4 nights
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Waimea, Kauai
— 2 nights
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights

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Key West

Key West ©

Conch Republic

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 Saint Mary Star of the Sea and Key West Garden Club are in your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum and Key West Cemetery. Spend the 3rd (Wed) on the water with a fishing tour. There's much more to do: learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, get engrossed in the history at Truman Little White House, admire all the interesting features of The Overseas Highway, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Key West visit planning app.

Philadelphia to Key West is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Philadelphia in March: high temperatures in Key West hover around 79°F and lows are around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea

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Marathon

Marathon ©

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Marathon day trip planning website.

You can drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sarasota.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

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Sarasota

Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. Take a break from the city and head to Saint Pete Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Marie Selby Botanical Gardens and Venice Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sarasota: Caspersen Beach (in Venice) and Treasure Island Beach (in Treasure Island). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Ca d'Zan, tour the pleasant surroundings at Siesta Beach, and admire the masterpieces at The Ringling.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Sarasota attractions planner.

You can drive from Marathon to Sarasota in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Sarasota when traveling from Marathon in March, with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Sarasota

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach
Caspersen Beach ©
Caspersen Beach

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Hilton Head

Hilton Head ©
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Step off the beaten path and head to Coligny Beach and Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. Get outdoors at Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and ZipLine Hilton Head. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, examine the collection at Coastal Discovery Museum, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Hilton Head trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Sarasota to Hilton Head in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In March, Hilton Head is a bit cooler than Sarasota - with highs of 65°F and lows of 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
ZipLine Hilton Head ©
ZipLine Hilton Head

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Sedona

Sedona ©

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Take a break from the city and head to Devil's Bridge Trail and Airport Mesa. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) and Broken Arrow Trail. Step out of Sedona to go to Camp Verde and see Montezuma Castle National Monument, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Oak Creek Canyon, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the dramatic natural features at Bell Rock.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Sedona tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Hilton Head to Sedona in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Hilton Head in March, expect little chillier with lows of 45°F in Sedona. On the 15th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Broken Arrow Trail ©
Broken Arrow Trail
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Devil's Bridge Trail ©
Devil's Bridge Trail

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Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©

Crown Jewel of 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ho'okipa Beach Park and River Rafting & Tubing. Take a break from the city and head to Kapalua Beach and Zipline. Change things up with these side-trips from Lahaina: Kamaole Beach Park III (in Kihei) and Wailea Beach (in Wailea). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapalua Coastal Trail, take a stroll through Lahaina Front Street, stroll around Lahaina Banyan Court, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Maui Ocean Center.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lahaina tour itinerary maker.

Fly from Sedona to Lahaina in 12.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Sedona in March, expect nights in Lahaina to be much warmer, around 67°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hilo.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Kapalua Coastal Trail ©
Kapalua Coastal Trail
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park

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Hilo, Island of Hawaii

Hilo ©

America's Wettest City

One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, take in the dramatic scenery at Akaka Falls State Park, and then kick your exploration up a notch at Umauma Falls Zipline & Rappel Experience. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Jagger Museum, explore the striking landscape at Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku), then trek along Kilauea Iki Trailhead, then admire the natural beauty at Liliuokalani Gardens, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Rainbow Falls.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Hilo driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Lahaina to Hilo takes 3.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden ©
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Umauma Falls Zipline & Rappel Experience ©
Umauma Falls Zipline & Rappel Experience

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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Kailua-Kona

Heart of the Kona Coast

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 in touch with nature at Mauna Kea and Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hawaii Forest and Trail and Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kailua-Kona: Blue Hawaiian Helicopters - Waikoloa (in Waikoloa) and Punalu‘U Beach (in Pahala). There's much more to do: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, relax in the rural setting at Greenwell Farms, enjoy the sand and surf at Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay), and cruise along Saddle Road.

Planning Kailua-Kona trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from Hilo to Kailua-Kona in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March in Kailua-Kona, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Waimea.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Saddle Road
Saddle Road
Hawaii Forest and Trail ©
Hawaii Forest and Trail
Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach

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Waimea, Kauai

Waimea ©
On the 25th (Thu), trek along Kalalau Trail and then admire the majestic nature at Waimea Canyon State Park. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Polihale State Park and then get a new perspective on things with Capt Andy's Sailing Adventures.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Waimea journey builder site.

Traveling by flight from Kailua-Kona to Waimea takes 3.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Waimea

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Polihale State Park ©
Polihale State Park
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Capt Andy's Sailing Adventures ©
Capt Andy's Sailing Adventures

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Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lanikai Beach and Makapuu Lighthouse Trail. Step out of the city life by going to Koko Crater Railway Trail and Manoa Falls. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Haleiwa (Waimea Valley, Shark Diving, &more). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, examine the collection at Iolani Palace, stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and steep yourself in history at Battleship Missouri Memorial.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Waimea to Honolulu takes 4 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Waimea Valley ©
Waimea Valley
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail ©
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail
Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail

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