35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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35 days in United States Itinerary

Start: South Bend
Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
4
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
5
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  13​h 15​min
7
Key West
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
8
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
9
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
10
Auburn
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h
End: South Bend

4
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.
Family-friendly places like Elephant Back Mountain and Mount Washburn will thrill your kids. Step out of the city life by going to Aurum Geyser and Monument Geyser Basin. Spend the 20th (Wed) exploring nature at Fairy Falls. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Solitary Geyser, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Old Gardiner Road.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip app .

South Bend to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from South Bend to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In February, Yellowstone National Park is little chillier than South Bend - with highs of 28°F and lows of 4°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Fairy Falls ©
Fairy Falls

4
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area and North Dome. Take a break from the city and head to Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park and Glacier Point. Spend the 26th (Tue) on the water with a fishing tour. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, hit the slopes at Curry Village Ice Rink, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Big Trees Lodge, National Historic Landmark.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park day trip planner .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in February, expect Yosemite National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between 48°F and 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake
North Dome ©
North Dome

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Union Square and City Lights Booksellers. Attractions like Exploratorium and California Academy of Sciences make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique, explore the world behind art at Asian Art Museum, and go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco road trip site .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in February, expect nights in San Francisco to be much hotter, around 48°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate USS Arizona Memorial and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. Get outdoors at Waikiki Beach and Kailua Beach Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Honolulu: Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Sunset Beach Park). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Manoa Falls.

Start your trip to Honolulu by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Honolulu takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Honolulu, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in March, with highs in Honolulu at 81°F and lows at 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

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

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Neon Museum, then buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Las Vegas takes 9 hours. Traveling from Honolulu to Las Vegas, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, Las Vegas is slightly colder than Honolulu - with highs of 74°F and lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Get outdoors at Grand Canyon South Rim and Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, trek along Red Canyon Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Moran Point, and get great views at Lipan Point.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park online tour planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in March: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 57°F, while lows dip to 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

1
night
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, then see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Fort Zachary Taylor, view the masterpieces at Alan S. Maltz Gallery, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally shop like a local with Collections Key West.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Key West day trip app .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West by combination of bus and flight takes about 13.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March; daily highs in Key West reach 79°F and lows reach 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lincoln Road and Espanola Way. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Collins Avenue and Bayside Marketplace. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami Beach: Everglades National Park (Shark Valley, Gumbo Limbo Trail, & more). There's more to do: kick back and relax at South Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Miami Beach route planner .

You can fly from Key West to Miami Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Bayside Marketplace
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail

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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island will appeal to museum buffs. Attractions like Central Park and American Museum of Natural History make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, explore the world behind art at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To find out how to plan a trip to New York City, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Miami Beach to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Miami Beach in March: high temperatures in New York City hover around 49°F and lows are around 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Auburn.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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

1
night
Auburn

Auburn ©
Auburn is a city in Cayuga County, New York, United States, located at the north end of Owasco Lake, one of the Finger Lakes, in Central New York. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Harriet Tubman Home. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Harriet Tubman Home.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Auburn online travel planner .

Explore your travel options from New York City to Auburn with the Route module. In March, Auburn is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 39°F and lows of 22°F. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Auburn

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Harriet Tubman Home ©
Harriet Tubman Home

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