34 days in United States Itinerary

34 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
2
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Los Angeles
— 12 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Palm Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Joshua Tree National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
7
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
8
Holbrook
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
9
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
10
Amarillo
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
11
Oklahoma City
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
12
Dallas
— 3 nights
Fly:  23 h
End: Melbourne

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Hollywood Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles itinerary app.

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Melbourne to Los Angeles, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Los Angeles is slightly colder than Melbourne - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Hollywood Museum ©
The Hollywood Museum

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nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): steep yourself in history at McCune Mansion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Kindig It Design.

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Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in December, with highs in Salt Lake City at 4°C and lows at -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
McCune Mansion ©
McCune Mansion

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N., Nostalgia Street Rods, The Auto Collections, and other attractions. Get in touch with nature at Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Head to The Strip and Jojo's Jerkyfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at Dig This, see the interesting displays at Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah, and listen to music at Alibi Las Vegas.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Las Vegas journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salt Lake City in December, expect Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, temps between 16°C and 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah ©
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah
Shelby American Inc ©
Shelby American Inc

12
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Shop till you drop at LA Farmers' Market and Ontario Mills. Your inner history buff will appreciate Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Crystal Cove (in Laguna Beach) and Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 4th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Explore Los Angeles further: examine the collection at Petersen Automotive Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and engage your brain at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles journey builder.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Las Vegas in January: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Crystal Cove, Ontario Mills, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
Petersen Automotive Museum ©
Petersen Automotive Museum

1
night
Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): hike along Palm Springs Museum Trail and then delve into the distant past at Indian Canyons.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Palm Springs trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Los Angeles to Palm Springs in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In January in Palm Springs, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Indian Canyons ©
Indian Canyons

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Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park ©
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
On the 16th (Sat), hike along Split Rock, thentrek along Boy Scout Trail, and then contemplate the long history of Keys Ranch.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Joshua Tree National Park trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Palm Springs to Joshua Tree National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Palm Springs in January, with highs in Joshua Tree National Park at 19°C and lows at 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Keys Ranch ©
Keys Ranch

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Phoenix trip planning site.

Getting from Joshua Tree National Park to Phoenix by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in January, expect Phoenix to be a bit warmer, temps between 23°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Holbrook.

Things to do in Phoenix

Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides

1
night
Holbrook

Holbrook ©
Holbrook is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. On the 18th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Agate House, learn more about the world around you at Rainbow Forest Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Long Logs Loop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Petrified Forest National Park, thensee the interesting displays at Old Trails Museum, and then stop by The Jack Rabbit Trading Post.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Holbrook planning tool.

Getting from Phoenix to Holbrook by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Phoenix in January, expect nights in Holbrook to be much colder, around -7°C, while days are slightly colder, around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Holbrook

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Petrified Forest National Park, Old Trails Museum, The Jack Rabbit Trading Post
Highlights from your plan
Old Trails Museum ©
Old Trails Museum
Rainbow Forest Museum ©
Rainbow Forest Museum
Agate House ©
Agate House

2
nights
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.
On the 20th (Wed), get a taste of the local shopping with Mama's Minerals, see the interesting displays at Palace of the Governors, thenexamine the collection at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, thenget to know the fascinating history of Canyon Road, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of San Miguel Chapel.

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Traveling by car from Holbrook to Santa Fe takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Holbrook, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Santa Fe, ranging from highs of 7°C to lows of -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Amarillo.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
San Miguel Chapel ©
San Miguel Chapel
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture ©
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture

1
night
Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palo Duro Zip Line. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): whizz through the canopy at Palo Duro Zip Line, examine the collection at Bill's Backyard Classics, and then take a stroll through U.S. Route 66 - Sixth Street Historic District.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Amarillo online visit planner.

Drive from Santa Fe to Amarillo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Santa Fe to Amarillo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Santa Fe, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Amarillo, ranging from highs of 13°C to lows of -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Amarillo

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Palo Duro Zip Line
Highlights from your plan
Palo Duro Zip Line ©
Palo Duro Zip Line
Bill's Backyard Classics ©
Bill's Backyard Classics

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nights
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Outlet Shoppes at Oklahoma City. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): appreciate the history behind Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum and then browse the different shops at Outlet Shoppes at Oklahoma City.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Oklahoma City route maker website.

Traveling by car from Amarillo to Oklahoma City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In January in Oklahoma City, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Dallas.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum ©
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum ©
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum

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Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill, Zero Gravity Thrill Amusement Park and Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. Explore hidden gems such as Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and Wild Bill's Western Store. Let the collections at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza and Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park capture your imagination.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Dallas attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Oklahoma City to Dallas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Oklahoma City in January: high temperatures in Dallas hover around 16°C and lows are around 3°C. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Nightlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament ©
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament

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