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:  13​h 45​min
1
Hanalei, Kauai
— 1 day
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Volcano, Island of Hawaii
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  13​h
7
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
8
Hollywood
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
9
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
train:  30​min
10
Anaheim
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Sydney


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1
day
Hanalei, Kauai

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. On the 1st (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Hanalei Beach and then identify plant and animal life at Na Pali Coast State Park.

Plan my day in Hanalei using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Sydney, Australia to Hanalei is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and taxi. You'll gain 20 hours traveling from Sydney to Hanalei due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in July, you will find days in Hanalei are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are much warmer (27°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

Na Pali Coast State Park
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Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach

1
night
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Kealakekua Bay, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kahaluu Beach, and then fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kailua-Kona online holiday builder .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Hanalei to Kailua-Kona takes 3.5 hours. July in Kailua-Kona sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Volcano.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Kahaluu Beach, Kealakekua Bay
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
Kahaluu Beach ©
Kahaluu Beach
Kealakekua Bay ©
Kealakekua Bay

1
night
Volcano, Island of Hawaii

Volcano ©
Those who named Volcano opted for simplicity in choosing a title, taking the nearby fire-spewing Kilauea as a source of inspiration.
On the 3rd (Wed), examine the collection at Jagger Museum, then trek along Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail, then contemplate the geological forces at Kīlauea, and finally trek along Kilauea Iki Trailhead.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Volcano online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Kailua-Kona to Volcano by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Kailua-Kona in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Volcano, with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Volcano

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
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Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail ©
Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail
Kīlauea ©
Kīlauea

3
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.
Kids will enjoy USS Arizona Memorial and Kailua Beach Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Sunset Beach Park). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Waikiki Beach, identify plant and animal life at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and see the interesting displays at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Honolulu day trip app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Volcano to Honolulu takes 4.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Honolulu are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's much more to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, push the limits with an extreme tour, and try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Las Vegas takes 9 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Las Vegas is 2 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Honolulu in July: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 47°C and lows are around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

6
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.
Bring the kids along to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Yavapai Geology Museum. On the 11th (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along South Kaibab Trail, take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive, and get great views at Hopi Point.

Discover how to plan a Grand Canyon National Park trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in July; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 34°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and American Museum of Natural History will thrill your kids. Step out of New York City with an excursion to Bronx Zoo in Bronx--about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary builder app .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New York City, with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Hollywood.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo

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night
Hollywood

Hollywood ©
The city of Hollywood is a classic Florida beach town and popular vacation spot, attracting visitors with its picturesque beaches, lively nightlife, and laid-back vibe.
On the 22nd (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Hollywood Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Haulover Beach Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, take a stroll through Art Deco Historic District, and then kick back and relax at South Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Hollywood tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Hollywood takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from New York City in July since evenings lows in Hollywood dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Hollywood

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Haulover Beach Park, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Highlights from your plan
Hollywood Beach ©
Hollywood Beach
South Beach ©
South Beach
Haulover Beach Park ©
Haulover Beach Park

4
nights
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.
Attractions like Universal Studios Hollywood and The Getty Center make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip builder app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Hollywood to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, tram, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Hollywood to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. In July, Los Angeles is little chillier than Hollywood - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

3
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Anaheim journey planner .

Anaheim is very close to Los Angeles. In July in Anaheim, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 23°C at night. On the 30th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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