35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  26 h
1
Homer
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
2
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Lahaina, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  12 h
5
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
7
Custer
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
8
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Taxi:  11 h
9
Hilton Head
— 1 night
Fly:  11 h 45 min
10
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 7 nights
Fly:  19 h
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Homer

Homer is a city located in Kenai Peninsula Borough in the U.S. Take a break from the city and head to Homer Spit and Photography Tours. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies and Norman Lowell Gallery. Take a break from Homer with a short trip to Fishing Charters & Tours in Ninilchik, about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, learn about winemaking at Bear Creek Winery, and walk around Bishop's Beach Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Homer trip itinerary planning website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Homer is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Homer, you'll gain 11 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, things will get colder in Homer: highs are around 20°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Homer

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Photography Tours
Homer Spit ©
Homer Spit

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Kanaloa Octopus Farm. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Step out of Kailua-Kona to go to Honaunau and see Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mauna Kea.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Kailua-Kona day trip planning tool.

Getting from Homer to Kailua-Kona by flight takes about 10 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Homer to Kailua-Kona is minus 1 hour. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Homer in August, with highs in Kailua-Kona at 36°C and lows at 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Lahaina, Maui

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.
Get outdoors at Parasailing & Paragliding and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kahekili Beach Park and Lahaina United Methodist Church. When in Lahaina, make a side trip to see Scuba & Snorkeling in Kihei, approximately Kihei away. The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, stop by Lahaina Front Street, and stroll around Lahaina Banyan Court.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Lahaina trip planner.

You can fly from Kailua-Kona to Lahaina in 4.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Lahaina can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Parasailing & Paragliding, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Scuba & Snorkeling

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Koko Crater Railway Trail and Shark Diving. Do some cultural sightseeing at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific and Battleship Missouri Memorial. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie) and Swim with Dolphins (in Waianae). It doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Iolani Palace.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Honolulu travel site.

You can fly from Lahaina to Honolulu in 3.5 hours. August in Honolulu sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Polynesian Cultural Center, Swim with Dolphins, Shark Diving
Highlights from your plan
Koko Crater Railway Trail ©
Koko Crater Railway Trail
Swim with Dolphins
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific ©

2
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Yosemite Falls and Vernal Fall. Get outdoors at Glacier Point and Tuolumne Meadows. Venture out of the city with trips to Mono Lake County Park (in Lee Vining) and Bodie State Historic Park (in Bridgeport). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Panorama Trail, see the interesting displays at Yosemite Museum Gallery, and make a trip to Olmsted Point.

Start your trip to Yosemite National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Honolulu to Yosemite National Park takes 13.5 hours. The time zone changes from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Honolulu in August, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are colder (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Mono Lake County Park, Bodie State Historic Park
Highlights from your plan
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

2
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Grand Prismatic Spring and Artist Point. Visiting Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Artists’ Paintpots will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Grand Loop Road, take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, and admire the sheer force of Gibbon Falls.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, shuttle, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 24°C and lows at 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Custer.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

2
nights
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Step out of the city life by going to Wildlife Loop Road and Sylvan Lake. Step off the beaten path and head to Mammoth Site of Hot Springs and Black Hills National Forest. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Custer: Wind Cave National Park (Wind Cave National Park & Rankin Ridge Nature Trail). And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Iron Mountain Road, admire the majestic nature at Custer State Park, and take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Custer day trip planner.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to Custer in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and taxi. In August, Custer is somewhat warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 29°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Custer

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Wind Cave National Park, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
Black Hills National Forest ©
Black Hills National Forest
Wind Cave National Park ©
Wind Cave National Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel, explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, thenmake a trip to Santa Fe Plaza, thentake a stroll through Canyon Road, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi. On your second day here, examine the collection at Museum of International Folk Art, thenexplore the striking landscape of Pecos National Historical Park, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Santa Fe trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Custer to Santa Fe takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, Santa Fe is a bit warmer than Custer - with highs of 34°C and lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Pecos National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Santa Fe Plaza ©
Santa Fe Plaza
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

1
night
Hilton Head

Hilton Head ©
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, thensee majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails. On the next day, cast your line with a fishing tour, thenzoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Hilton Head online trip builder.

Getting from Santa Fe to Hilton Head by combination of flight, bus, and taxi takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Santa Fe in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 28°C in Hilton Head. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours
Speed Boats Tours

7
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Escape the urban bustle at Cadillac Mountain and Park Loop Road. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Shore Path and Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail. Go for a jaunt from Bar Harbor to Southwest Harbor to see Wonderland Trail about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: grab your bike and head to Carriage Roads, don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island, identify plant and animal life at Indian Point Blagden Preserve, and trek along Great Head Trail.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bar Harbor road trip planner.

Fly from Hilton Head to Bar Harbor in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Hilton Head in August, things will get little chillier in Bar Harbor: highs are around 28°C and lows about 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum, Wonderland Trail, Indian Point Blagden Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain

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