33 days in United States Itinerary

33 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Honolulu
— 3 nights
2
Seattle
— 2 nights
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
4
Chicago
— 2 nights
5
Washington DC
— 2 nights
6
New York City
— 7 nights
7
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
8
Las Vegas
— 7 nights
9
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights

3
nights
Honolulu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Iolani Palace and then stroll through Waikiki Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, thenstroll the grounds of USS Arizona Memorial, and then browse the different shops at Ala Moana Center.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu attractions planning website.

Sydney, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Honolulu is minus 20 hours. December in Honolulu sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Ala Moana Center ©
Ala Moana Center

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 26th (Thu), stroll through Alki Beach, wander the streets of Pioneer Square, and then take a stroll through Pike Place Market. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of West Point Lighthouse, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, and then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Seattle trip planner.

You can fly from Honolulu to Seattle in 8 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to Seattle due to the time zone difference. In December, Seattle is cooler than Honolulu - with highs of °C and lows of °C. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and then contemplate the long history of Fort Yellowstone Historic District. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Observation Point Trail, stop by Fishing Bridge General Store, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Yellowstone National Park.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Seattle in December, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at °C and lows at °C. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Fort Yellowstone Historic District ©
Fort Yellowstone Historic District
Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): get a taste of the local shopping with The Magnificent Mile, thenwalk around Millennium Park, thenexplore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally appreciate the history behind Cloud Gate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fourth Presbyterian Church, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Chicago tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago is 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in December, expect nights in Chicago to be much warmer, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
Fourth Presbyterian Church ©
Fourth Presbyterian Church

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): hunt for treasures at Eastern Market, appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill, thenexamine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Washington DC vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Washington DC takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Washington DC. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Chicago in January, with highs in Washington DC at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
Eastern Market ©
Eastern Market

7
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.
Head to Fifth Avenue and Tiffany & Co.for some retail therapy. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, get great views at Top of the Rock, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the New York City travel planner.

Take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in January, New York City is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
Times Square ©
Times Square
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

3
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Lincoln Road and Collins Avenue. Visit South Beach and 12th Street Beach for some beach relaxation. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Art Deco Historic District, take in the waterfront at South Pointe Park, appreciate the history behind Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach, and get a taste of the local shopping with Ocean Drive.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Miami Beach trip maker site.

You can fly from New York City to Miami Beach in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in January, things will get much hotter in Miami Beach: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
South Beach ©
South Beach

7
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.
For shopping fun, head to The Strip or Hershey's Chocolate World. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Overton (Valley of Fire State Park & Atlatl Rock) and Hoover Dam (in Boulder City). There's still lots to do: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Miami Beach to Las Vegas takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Miami Beach to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. When traveling from Miami Beach in January, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Mon) before leaving for Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Overton, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
New York New York Casino ©
New York New York Casino
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark, thendon't miss a visit to Washburn Point, and then cruise along Tioga Pass. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, thenstop by Yosemite Museum Gallery, and then make a trip to Olmsted Point.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park vacation app.

Take a bus from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park in 17.5 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in January, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be colder, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. On the 22nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Yosemite Museum Gallery ©
Yosemite Museum Gallery
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point

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