32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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32 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  20​h
1
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  9​h
3
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  14​h
4
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  3​h
5
Hanalei, Kauai
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Volcano, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
8
Kipahulu, Maui
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  2​h
9
Wailea, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Sydney


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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.
The Strip and The Mob Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian and Barneys New York. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, catch a live performance at Casino at the MGM Grand, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -18 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in July, things will get warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 47°C and lows about 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Shopping
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

5
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Getty Center and La Brea Tar Pits and Museum. You'll get in some beach time at Will Rogers State Beach and Zuma Beach. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Montana Avenue (in Santa Monica) and Manhattan Beach (in Manhattan Beach). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, look for gifts at Amoeba Music, get to know the fascinating history of Venice Canals Walkway, and look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles travel route builder .

Fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, you will find days in Los Angeles are cooler (33°C), and nights are a bit cooler (22°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Manhattan Beach, Zuma Beach
Highlights from your plan
Will Rogers State Beach ©
Will Rogers State Beach
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Fifth Avenue. Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Ellis Island, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to New York City takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles to New York City, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New York City when traveling from Los Angeles in July, with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©

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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Kailua Beach Park and Waikiki Beach. Museum-lovers will get to explore USS Arizona Memorial and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Lanikai Beach (in Kailua) and Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Sunset Beach Park). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and explore and take pictures at Diamond Head State Monument.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu tour itinerary builder website .

Getting from New York City to Honolulu by combination of bus and flight takes about 14 hours. Other options: fly. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Hanalei.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Hanalei, Kauai

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Escape the urban bustle at Na Pali Coast State Park and Poipu Beach Park. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Tunnels Beach and Kalapaki Beach. Go for a jaunt from Hanalei to Poipu to see Spouting Horn about 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Hanalei Beach, cruise along Hanalei Valley Lookout, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hanalei Bay.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Hanalei travel tool .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Honolulu to Hanalei in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Poipu, Kauai, Kalapaki Beach, Na Pali Coast State Park
Highlights from your plan
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Hanalei Beach ©
Hanalei Beach

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Mauna Kea Beach and then get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and then admire the majestic nature at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kailua-Kona trip planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Hanalei to Kailua-Kona in 3.5 hours. July in Kailua-Kona sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Volcano.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area, Mauna Kea Beach
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): stroll through Sulphur Banks, then cruise along Devastation Trail, then hike along Kilauea Iki Trailhead, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Liliuokalani Gardens. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Jagger Museum, get impressive views of Kīlauea, then trek along Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Volcano Art Center.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Volcano trip maker .

Traveling by car from Kailua-Kona to Volcano takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Kailua-Kona in July since evenings lows in Volcano dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Kipahulu.

Things to do in Volcano

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Liliuokalani Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail ©
Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) Trail
Devastation Trail ©
Devastation Trail

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nights
Kipahulu, Maui

Kipahulu ©
Visiting Haleakala Crater and Hamoa Beach will get you outdoors. Step out of Kipahulu to go to Hana and see Wai'anapanapa State Park, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Spend the 1st (Thu) exploring the striking scenery along Hana Highway - Road to Hana.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kipahulu day trip planning tool .

Explore your travel options from Volcano to Kipahulu with the Route module. In July, daily temperatures in Kipahulu can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Wailea.

Things to do in Kipahulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hana, Maui, Haleakala Crater
Highlights from your plan
Hana Highway - Road to Hana ©
Hana Highway - Road to Hana
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater
Hamoa Beach ©
Hamoa Beach

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nights
Wailea, Maui

Wailea is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. We've included these beaches for you: Wailea Beach and Napili Beach. Get outdoors at Kapalua Beach and Ulua Beach. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Wailea day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kipahulu to Wailea takes 2 hours. In August in Wailea, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wailea

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Napili Beach, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Kapalua Beach
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach