34 days in United States Itinerary

34 days in United States Itinerary

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34 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
2
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Santa Fe
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
New York City
— 7 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h
6
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
7
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Sydney

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as USS Arizona Memorial and Iolani Palace are in your itinerary. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Kailua Beach Park and Waikiki Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Sunset Beach Park (in Haleiwa) and Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu trip planning tool .

Sydney, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll gain 20 hours traveling from Sydney to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Honolulu: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sunset Beach Park, Polynesian Cultural Center, Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at Casino at the MGM Grand, see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas online itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Las Vegas takes 9 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to Las Vegas. Traveling from Honolulu in May, Las Vegas is a bit cooler at night with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trips

Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
day
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, then soothe aching muscles at ten thousand waves, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road, and finally make a trip to The Plaza.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Fe online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Las Vegas to Santa Fe takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Santa Fe due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, expect nights in Santa Fe to be cooler, around 7°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks Spas Nature
Highlights from your plan
ten thousand waves ©
ten thousand waves
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Santa Fe Plaza ©
Santa Fe Plaza

2
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and then try your luck at Horseshoe Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Memphis Zoo, and then immerse yourself in nature at Parkin Archeological State Park.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Memphis trip planner.

You can fly from Santa Fe to Memphis in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Santa Fe to Memphis. Traveling from Santa Fe in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Memphis: highs are around 31°C and lows about 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Memphis

Parks Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trips

Parkin Archeological State Park, Horseshoe Tunica
Highlights from your plan
Memphis Zoo ©
Memphis Zoo
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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 SoHofor plenty of shopping. Get outdoors at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and Narwhal Yacht Charters. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Ponquogue Beach (in Hampton Bays), Fire Island National Seashore (in Patchogue) and Bronx Zoo (in Bronx). There's much more to do: make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial, and browse the exhibits of Ellis Island.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read New York City holiday planner.

Getting from Memphis to New York City by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In May, New York City is little chillier than Memphis - with highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Ponquogue Beach, Fire Island National Seashore, Bronx Zoo, Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

5
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Garden District and St. Louis Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Escape the urban bustle at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and Audubon Zoo. Take a break from New Orleans with a short trip to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Slidell, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at New Orleans City Park, and examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World.

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

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to New Orleans takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New York City in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New Orleans, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Exploratorium and de Young Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Fort Funston National Park and Twin Peaks. Step out of San Francisco to go to Moss Beach and see Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, which is approximately 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique, get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square, and take a stroll through SoMa.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to San Francisco takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to San Francisco is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New Orleans in June, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf