31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Drive to Fresno Yosemite International Airport, Fly to Albuquerque International Sunport, Drive to Santa Fe
2
Santa Fe
— 3 nights
Fly
3
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly
4
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
Fly
5
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly
6
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly
7
Custer
— 2 nights
Fly
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Fly
9
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly
10
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1

Yosemite National Park — 4 nights

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pioneer Yosemite History Center and Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Glacier Point and Mariposa Grove. The adventure continues: get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, make a trip to Olmsted Point, and hike along North Dome.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 23-hour flight. Traveling from Jakarta to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jakarta in September, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are little chillier (27°C), and nights are colder (3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Fe.
more
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Santa Fe — 3 nights

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 6th (Tue): appreciate the history behind New Mexico History Museum, then steep yourself in history at Santa Fe Plaza, and then get to know the fascinating history of Canyon Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi and then steep yourself in history at Loretto Chapel.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Fe tour builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yosemite National Park to Santa Fe. The time zone difference when traveling from Yosemite National Park to Santa Fe is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, expect Santa Fe to be a bit warmer, temps between 31°C and 13°C. On the 8th (Thu), you're off to Key West.
more
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours · Museums

Key West — 3 nights

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fort Zachary Taylor and The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum. Get some historical perspective at Truman Little White House and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. Explore Key West's surroundings by going to Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key) and Sombrero Beach (in Marathon). There's still lots to do: cast your line with a fishing tour and cruise along The Overseas Highway.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Key West attractions planner.

Getting from Santa Fe to Key West by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Santa Fe in September: highs in Key West hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Gatlinburg.
more
Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites
Side Trips

Gatlinburg — 2 nights

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then do a tasting at Tennessee Homemade Wines. Here are some ideas for day two: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Clingmans Dome.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Gatlinburg itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Gatlinburg takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, bus, and car. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Key West in September, with highs in Gatlinburg at 33°C and lows at 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Washington DC.
more
Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Wineries
Side Trips

Washington DC — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at National Museum of American History, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at International Spy Museum.

To plan Washington DC vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Gatlinburg to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to fly to New York City.
more
Museums

New York City — 2 nights

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
On the 16th (Fri), pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, then contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial, then stop by Times Square, and finally learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and then admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in New York City are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can fly to Custer.
more
Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Custer — 2 nights

Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
On the 18th (Sun), admire all the interesting features of Wildlife Loop Road, then immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Sylvan Lake and then explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Custer journey planner.

Fly from New York City to Custer in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Traveling from New York City to Custer, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in September, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Custer: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can fly to Yellowstone National Park.
more
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park — 5 nights

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Old Faithful and Uncle Tom's Trail. The adventure continues: witness a stunning natural landmark at Black Sand Basin, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, contemplate the waterfront views at Firehole River, and explore the striking landscape of Aurum Geyser.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Custer to Yellowstone National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Custer in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 18°C and 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Lahaina.
more
Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Lahaina, Maui — 3 nights

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Zipline and Ho'okipa Beach Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Napili Beach and Lahaina Front Street. Take a break from Lahaina with a short trip to Wailea Beach in Wailea, about 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kapalua Beach, walk around Lahaina Banyan Court, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Lahaina tour planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Lahaina by flight takes about 11 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Lahaina, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, things will get much hotter in Lahaina: highs are around 35°C and lows about 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Honolulu.
more
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
Side Trips

Honolulu, Oahu — 3 nights

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 28th (Wed): explore the galleries of Iolani Palace, contemplate the long history of Battleship Missouri Memorial, and then kick back and relax at Lanikai Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then explore and take pictures at Ko Olina Lagoons.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Honolulu online tour itinerary maker.

You can fly from Lahaina to Honolulu in 2.5 hours. September in Honolulu sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.
more
Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites
Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
more