32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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32 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Reykjavik
Fly + Bus:  13​h 30​min
1
Seward
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  13​h
2
Lahaina, Maui
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
3
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
5
Page
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  6​h 15​min
6
Custer
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Bus:  12​h 45​min
8
Hilton Head
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  9​h
9
New York City
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Reykjavik

2
nights
Seward

For most visitors to this part of the world, the wild part of Alaska starts at Seward, a small port city that takes advantage of the region's natural beauty.
On the 11th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Resurrection Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): see the world from above with a helicopter tour and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Seward trip planning site .

Reykjavik, Iceland to Seward is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Traveling from Reykjavik to Seward, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Seward can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Seward

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Resurrection Bay ©
Resurrection Bay
Dolphin & Whale Watching

4
nights
Lahaina, Maui

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Haleakala Crater and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Get out of town with these interesting Lahaina side-trips: Helicopter Tours (in Kahului) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Kihei). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Lahaina Banyan Court, get a taste of the local shopping with Reeflections Fine Art Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Innocents Church, and look for gifts at Vintage European Posters.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, read Lahaina online route planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Seward to Lahaina in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Seward to Lahaina is minus 1 hour. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Seward in August; daily highs in Lahaina reach 35°C and lows reach 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Haleakala Crater, Maui Ocean Center, Scuba & Snorkeling, Helicopter Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Zipline
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore and take pictures at AT&T Park and then make a trip to Golden Gate Park.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner.

Fly 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 subway. The time zone changes from Hawaii Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Lahaina in August, things will get slightly colder in San Francisco: highs are around 26°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

4
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Glacier Point and Olmsted Point. And it doesn't end there: get great views at Tunnel View, don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, and hike along Panorama Trail.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

2
nights
Page

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Antelope Canyon and Photography Tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Marble Canyon (Marble Canyon & River Rafting & Tubing). There's still lots to do: have fun at Gunfighter Canyon, tour the water at your own pace with All In Boat Rentals, and admire the engineering at Glen Canyon Dam Overlook.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Page trip planner .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Page by combination of taxi, bus, and flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Page due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Page, with highs around 39°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Custer.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

All In Boat Rentals, Marble Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook ©
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook

2
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Custer State Park and Mammoth Site of Hot Springs. Step out of Custer with an excursion to Presidential Trail in Keystone--about 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: cruise along Wildlife Loop Road, explore the activities along Sylvan Lake, explore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel, and get a new perspective on nature at The Museum @ Black Hills Institute.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Custer trip site .

Getting from Page to Custer by combination of flight and taxi takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi; or drive. In August, Custer is slightly colder than Page - with highs of 29°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Custer

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Presidential Trail, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs, The Museum @ Black Hills Institute
Highlights from your plan
Wildlife Loop Road ©
Wildlife Loop Road
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road

3
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Upper Geyser Basin. Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's lots more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake Butte Overlook, trek along Artist Point, and identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner .

Getting from Custer to Yellowstone National Park by combination of taxi, flight, and car takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In August, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Custer - with highs of 24°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

1
night
Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, putt your heart out at Legendary Golf, and then stroll through Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head online attractions planner .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Hilton Head in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, with highs in Hilton Head at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Speed Boats Tours
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Central Park, steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and explore and take pictures at The High Line.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City sightseeing planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Hilton Head to New York City takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in New York City when traveling from Hilton Head in September, with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Transportation
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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