31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Osijek
Fly + Drive:  32​h
1
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  5​h
4
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
9
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
10
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  6​h
11
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
12
Ocean City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
13
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Train:  45​min
14
Baltimore
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Osijek

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lahaina: Ho'okipa Beach Park (in Paia), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Kihei) and Helicopter Tours (in Kahului). The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Maui Ocean Center, stroll through Wailea Beach, kick back and relax at Ka'anapali Beach, and don't miss a visit to Lahaina Banyan Court.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Lahaina itinerary builder app .

Osijek, Croatia to Lahaina is an approximately 32-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Osijek to Lahaina is minus 11 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Osijek in September; daily highs in Lahaina reach 34°C and lows reach 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ho'okipa Beach Park, Maui Ocean Center, Helicopter Tours, Scuba & Snorkeling, Wailea Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach
Maui Ocean Center ©
Maui Ocean Center
Lahaina Banyan Court ©
Lahaina Banyan Court

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, explore and take pictures at AT&T Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and examine the collection at Exploratorium.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Lahaina to San Francisco in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Lahaina to San Francisco is 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Lahaina in September, with highs in San Francisco at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, explore the activities along Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, and trek along Wawona Meadow.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park itinerary maker .

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Plan for cooler nights when traveling from San Francisco in September since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

1
night
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
On the 16th (Sun), contemplate the long history of General Sherman Tree.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, expect Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 38°C and 11°C. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Historic Sites

1
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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Death Valley National Park trip itinerary maker site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in September: high temperatures in Death Valley National Park hover around 41°C and lows are around 20°C. On the 17th (Mon), you're off toGrand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

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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.
On the 18th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Yaki Point, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and stroll through Rim Trail.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, Grand Canyon National Park is much colder than Death Valley National Park - with highs of 28°C and lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Flagstaff.

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

1
night
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): enjoy some diversion at Flagstaff Extreme, take in breathtaking views at Walnut Canyon National Monument, and then look and learn at Lowell Observatory.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Flagstaff trip planner .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Flagstaff in 2 hours. In September in Flagstaff, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Fun & Games Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Lowell Observatory ©
Lowell Observatory

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nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 42 minutes away). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas road trip website .

Traveling by car from Flagstaff to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Flagstaff in September, expect nights in Las Vegas to be much warmer, around 25°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 39°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
night
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): explore and take pictures at Coors Field, then take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens, and then stop by Tattered Cover Bookstore.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Denver trip planning app .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Denver in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Denver is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, things will get slightly colder in Denver: highs are around 30°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Denver

Shopping Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Coors Field ©
Coors Field
Tattered Cover Book Store Colfax ©
Tattered Cover Book Store Colfax

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, then learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and then get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, then look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then make a trip to Jackson Square, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Garden District.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our New Orleans planning website .

Traveling by flight from Denver to New Orleans takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Denver in September, New Orleans is warmer at night with lows of 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to New York City.

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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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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip maker .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to New York City in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in New York City, with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Ocean City

Ocean City
One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
On the 1st (Mon), tour the water at your own pace with 48th St. Watersports.

You can plan Ocean City trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from New York City to Ocean City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New York City in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 12°C in Ocean City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Ocean City

Adventure Transportation Outdoors

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and then ponder the world of politics at White House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Ocean City to Washington DC by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and train. October in Washington DC sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Baltimore.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): explore the world behind art at The Walters Art Museum, then get lost in a book at Peabody Library, and then admire all the interesting features of Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Baltimore trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Washington DC to Baltimore takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Baltimore

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Walters Art Museum ©
The Walters Art Museum
Oriole Park at Camden Yards ©
Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Peabody Library ©
Peabody Library

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