32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 1 night
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Sedona
— 3 nights
3
Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
4
New York City
— 4 nights
5
Key West
— 3 nights
6
St. Augustine
— 1 night
7
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 3 nights
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Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
9
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights

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 21st (Wed): step aboard SS Jeremiah O'Brien, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): wander the streets of SoMa, then examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, and then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Melbourne to San Francisco, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Get a sense of the local culture at Wupatki National Monument and Lowell Observatory. Visiting Cathedral Rock and Oak Creek Canyon will get you outdoors. Explore Sedona's surroundings by going to Walnut Canyon National Monument (in Flagstaff) and Bearizona Wildlife Park (in Williams). The adventure continues: cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) and take in the dramatic natural features at Bell Rock.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sedona day trip website.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from San Francisco to Sedona in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in August; daily highs in Sedona reach 37°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Flagstaff, Bearizona Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Wupatki National Monument ©
Wupatki National Monument
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

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nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Get in touch with nature at Cades Cove and Clingmans Dome. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Blue Ridge Pkwy and Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum. Explore Gatlinburg's surroundings by going to Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Bryson City). There's much more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky, appreciate the history behind Rockefeller Memorial, and look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Gatlinburg trip website.

You can fly from Sedona to Gatlinburg in 9.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Gatlinburg are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, River Rafting & Tubing, Blue Ridge Pkwy, Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum
Highlights from your plan
Cades Cove ©
Cades Cove
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Speed Boats Tours and St. Patrick's Cathedral. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and contemplate the long history of Ellis Island.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City travel route planning tool.

You can fly from Gatlinburg to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. August in New York City sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square

3
nights
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.
Visiting Fort Zachary Taylor and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dry Tortugas National Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, explore and take pictures at The Overseas Highway, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West online travel route planner.

Fly from New York City to Key West in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in September, expect Key West to be a bit warmer, temps between 36°C and 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

1
night
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, visit a coastal fixture at St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., and then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Augustine Beach. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then gain insight at Flagler College, and finally sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the St. Augustine online trip maker.

Getting from Key West to St. Augustine by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in St. Augustine, with lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park ©
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kailua-Kona: Rainbow Falls (in Hilo) and Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park (in Honaunau). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mauna Kea.

Plan a Kailua-Kona trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can fly from St. Augustine to Kailua-Kona in 16.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Rainbow Falls, Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park ©

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Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©
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 Napili Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Step off the beaten path and head to Lahaina Front Street and Zipline. Take a break from Lahaina with a short trip to Wailea Beach in Wailea, about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Lahaina trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Kailua-Kona to Lahaina takes 4.5 hours. September in Lahaina sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Wailea Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Zipline

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nights
Honolulu, Oahu

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Get in touch with nature at Shark Diving and Kailua Beach Park. Get a sense of the local culture at Iolani Palace and Byodo-In Temple. Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument (in Pupukea) and Lanikai Beach (in Kailua). Next up on the itinerary: hike along Koko Crater Railway Trail, don't miss a visit to Battleship Missouri Memorial, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and examine the collection at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Honolulu vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Lahaina to Honolulu takes 3.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Honolulu can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 20th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua, Shark Diving, Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument, Byodo-In Temple
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
Lanikai Beach ©
Lanikai Beach

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