31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
4
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
5
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
7
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
8
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Sydney

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some cultural insight at Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. Head to Exploratorium and Union Squarefor some retail therapy. Change things up with a short trip to Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards in St. Helena (about 1h 25 min away). And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through SoMa, step aboard SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read San Francisco travel route app .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to San Francisco is minus 18 hours. In September, daytime highs in San Francisco are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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.
Shop till you drop at The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Casino at the Venetian, make a trip to Paris Las Vegas, and see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

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Getting from San Francisco to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in September, expect Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, temps between 39°C and 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon South Rim and Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: trek along Rim Trail, explore and take pictures at East Rim Drive, head outdoors with Bar 10 Ranch Activities, and take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are colder (7°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

4
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.
Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Statue of Liberty National Monument. Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Times Square, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, get a taste of the local shopping with Fifth Avenue, and steep yourself in history at Ellis Island.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the New York City trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer nights when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September since evenings lows in New York City dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

2
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): stroll through Cascade Canyon Trail, then hike along Taggart Lake, and then explore and take pictures at Teton Park Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): stroll through Menor's Ferry Historical Trail, then take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton, and then cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park sightseeing planner .

Getting from New York City to Grand Teton National Park by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Grand Teton National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in September, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

5
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.
Visiting Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washburn, identify plant and animal life at Lehardy's Rapids, and trek along Artist Point.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park online journey planner .

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 18°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National 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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Chihuly Garden and Glass and The Museum of Flight. Visit Double Bluff Beach and Alki Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore Seattle's surroundings by going to Seahurst Beach Park (in Burien) and Whidbey Island Distillery (in Langley). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Pike Place Market, shop like a local with Pioneer Square, and look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Seattle road trip tool .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle by combination of car and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Seattle: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Double Bluff Beach, Whidbey Island Distillery, Seahurst Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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 itinerary includes some good beach time at Kailua Beach Park and Sunset Beach Park. Get in touch with nature at Waikiki Beach and Diamond Head State Monument. Take a break from Honolulu with a short trip to Waimea Bay in Haleiwa, about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: stroll the grounds of USS Arizona Memorial, identify plant and animal life at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and stroll through Kapiolani Regional Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu day trip tool .

You can fly from Seattle to Honolulu in 8 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Honolulu is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Seattle in September, things will get a bit warmer in Honolulu: highs are around 36°C and lows about 28°C. On the 30th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

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