38 days in United States Itinerary

38 days in United States Itinerary

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38 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  22​h 45​min
1
Provincetown
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  9​h 15​min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
5
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  9​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 45​min
7
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
8
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
9
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Visiting Cape Cod National Seashore and Corn Hill Beach will get you outdoors. Heritage Museums & Gardens and Chatham Marconi Maritime Center will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Provincetown: Nauset Light Beach (in Eastham), John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum (in Hyannis) and Nauset Beach (in Orleans). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Long Point, appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, stroll through Herring Cove Beach, and get a sense of history and politics at Provincetown Town Hall.

Before you visit Provincetown, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

New Delhi, India to Provincetown is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and bus. Traveling from New Delhi to Provincetown, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Provincetown is slightly colder than New Delhi - with highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Cod National Seashore, Nauset Light Beach, John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, Corn Hill Beach
Highlights from your plan
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center ©
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. You'll explore and learn at American Museum of Natural History and New York Public Library. There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Times Square, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, don't miss a visit to Central Park, and admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Provincetown to New York City in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Provincetown in August: high temperatures in New York City hover around 34°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
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 ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, take an in-depth tour of Newseum, and then see the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC online trip builder .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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.
Get in touch with nature at Mount Washburn and Yellowstone National Park. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley, hike along Artist Point, witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, and take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Washington DC to Yellowstone National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Washington DC to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in September, things will get much colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 18°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, identify plant and animal life at Mercer Slough Nature Park, then wander the streets of Pike Place Market, and finally look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, then meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Seattle trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, you will find days in Seattle are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are warmer (15°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Mercer Slough Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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 in touch with nature at North Kaibab Trail and Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, examine the collection at Kolb Studio, and trek along South Kaibab Trail.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Seattle to Grand Canyon National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Seattle in September, Grand Canyon National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

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

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.
Get outdoors at Taft Point and Glacier Point. There's still lots to do: hike along Tuolumne Meadows, walk around Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park tour planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 13 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step out of the city life by going to Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fisherman's Wharf and Exploratorium. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, wander the streets of The Castro, take a leisurely stroll along The Embarcadero, and steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the San Francisco online vacation builder .

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 September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in San Francisco. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
Get outdoors at Kailua Beach Park and Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. Museum-lovers will get to explore USS Arizona Memorial and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Waikiki Beach, take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, and take in the dramatic scenery at Manoa Falls.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Honolulu trip builder .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Honolulu takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in September; daily highs in Honolulu reach 36°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

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

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