31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
2
Wailuku, Maui
— 2 nights
3
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
5
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
6
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
7
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
8
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
9
New Orleans
— 2 nights
10
Miami
— 1 night
11
Key West
— 1 night
12
Washington DC
— 2 nights
13
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
14
New York City
— 4 nights

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): head outdoors with Morning Glory Pool. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, thentake in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, thenget to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, and finally take in the natural beauty of Sulphur Caldron.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park itinerary planner.

Odense, Denmark to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Odense to Yellowstone National Park is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Odense in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Yellowstone National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Wailuku.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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Wailuku, Maui

Wailuku is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. Get some historical perspective at Maria Lanakila Catholic Church and Lahaina Jodo Mission. Escape the urban bustle at Haleakala Crater and Hana Highway - Road to Hana. Get out of town with these interesting Wailuku side-trips: Maui Veterans Cemetery (in Makawao) and Lahaina (Scuba & Snorkeling, Lahaina Front Street, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Iao Valley, examine the collection at Hale Ho'ike'ike at the Bailey House, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Maui Ocean Center, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Theresa Roman Catholic Church.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Wailuku trip planning app.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Wailuku by flight takes about 14 hours. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Wailuku due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Wailuku, with highs around °C, while nights are much warmer with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Wailuku

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Lahaina, Haleakala Crater, Saint Theresa Roman Catholic Church, Maui Veterans Cemetery, Hana Highway - Road to Hana
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Hana Highway - Road to Hana ©
Hana Highway - Road to Hana

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the different monuments and memorials at USS Arizona Memorial, thenstroll through Waikiki Beach, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and finally browse the different shops at Ala Moana Center. Keep things going the next day: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, thenlook for gifts at Shimazu Shave ice, and finally stroll through Kailua Beach Park.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Honolulu online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Wailuku to Honolulu takes 3.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

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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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and Union Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at Ferry Building Marketplace and City Lights Booksellers. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: Bodega Dunes (in Bodega) and Safari West (in Santa Rosa). There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, stroll through Marshall’s Beach, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read San Francisco day trip website.

Fly from Honolulu to San Francisco in 8 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Honolulu in August, with highs in San Francisco at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bodega Dunes, Safari West
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass, look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, stroll through Panorama Trail, thenadmire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and finally explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, shop like a local with Ansel Adams Gallery, explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, thentee off at Big Trees Golf Course, and finally hike along Lembert Dome.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park journey planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Annenberg Community Beach House, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, thenwander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, thentake a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and finally make a trip to Montana Avenue. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, thenlook for gifts at Amoeba Music, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles online trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 12 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for much hotter nights in Los Angeles, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Harmony Borax Works, take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, thenexplore the activities along Badwater Basin, and finally steep yourself in history at Geologist's Cabin.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Death Valley National Park road trip website.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Death Valley National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, you will find days in Death Valley National Park are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in the awesome beauty at Spring Mountains Visitor Center, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, thenexamine the collection at The Mob Museum, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. Here are some ideas for day two: see human ingenuity at work at Hoover Dam, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and then see the interesting displays at Tom Devlin's Monster Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas day trip app.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Boulder City, Spring Mountains Visitor Center, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chalmette National Historical Park, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, and finally take a stroll through Garden District. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, wander the streets of Royal Street, make a trip to Jackson Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, thenlook for gifts at Faulkner House Books, and finally stroll through Woldenberg Park.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans day trip planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to New Orleans by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to New Orleans, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Chalmette National Historical Park ©
Chalmette National Historical Park
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum

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Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take a stroll through Lincoln Road, thentour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Miami trip planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Miami in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from New Orleans in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Miami: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Miami Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
South Beach ©
South Beach

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Key West

Key West ©
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.
On the 28th (Fri), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the exciting artwork at Alan S. Maltz Gallery, look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, thenexamine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and finally explore and take pictures at Fort Zachary Taylor.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Key West trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Miami to Key West takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Key West are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Scuba & Snorkeling

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, deepen your understanding at Georgetown University, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, thensee the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sagamore Spirit Distillery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, thenlearn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally explore the activities along Tidal Basin.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC travel route builder.

Getting from Key West to Washington DC by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in August, Washington DC is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trips

Baltimore, Arlington
Highlights from your plan
Sagamore Spirit Distillery ©
Sagamore Spirit Distillery
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): get some fabulous bargains at Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls, USA, admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, and finally try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino. Keep things going the next day: admire the majestic nature at Devil's Hole State Park, trek along Niagara Gorge Trail, immerse yourself in nature at Whirlpool State Park, thentake in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, and finally admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Niagara Falls route planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Niagara Falls in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in August; daily highs in Niagara Falls reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House ©
Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House
Niagara Gorge Trail ©
Niagara Gorge Trail

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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.
Visit 9/11 Memorial and Hamilton Grange National Memorial for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New York City: Joel L. Lefkowitz Park at West Meadow Beach (in Stony Brook), Cedar Beach (in Mount Sinai) and Ho-hum Beach (in Bellport). Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, and kick back and relax at Ocean Grove Beach.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our New York City day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Niagara Falls in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in New York City, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Joel L. Lefkowitz Park at West Meadow Beach, Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, Cedar Beach, Ho-hum Beach, Ocean Grove Beach
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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