40 days in United States Itinerary

40 days in United States Itinerary

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40 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  26​h
1
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Lahaina, Maui
— 5 nights
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  14​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
4
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Sedona
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  9​h 15​min
7
Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
+3
taxi + Fly + taxi + bus:  5​h 15​min
8
Marco Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
9
Marathon
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h 45​min
10
Hilton Head
— 5 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: Ahmedabad

3
nights
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Kailua-Kona ©
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 Punalu‘U Beach and Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Papakōlea Green Sand Beach and Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park. When in Kailua-Kona, make a side trip to see Rainbow Falls in Hilo, approximately 1h 50 min away. There's lots more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the awesome beauty at Mauna Kea, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kailua-Kona online route planner .

Ahmedabad, India to Kailua-Kona is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 15 hours traveling from Ahmedabad to Kailua-Kona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ahmedabad in May, expect nights in Kailua-Kona to be slightly colder, around 26°C, while days are cooler, around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Punalu‘U Beach, Papakōlea Green Sand Beach, Rainbow Falls, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
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Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach ©
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach

5
nights
Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Kapalua Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. We've included these beaches for you: Ho'okipa Beach Park and Napili Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Lahaina side-trips: Wailea Beach (in Wailea) and Kihei (Scuba & Snorkeling & Kamaole Beach Park III). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ka'anapali Beach, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and take a stroll through Lahaina Front Street.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lahaina trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Kailua-Kona to Lahaina takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In May, daytime highs in Lahaina are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Kihei, Wailea Beach, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Kapalua Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach

3
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 Panorama Trail and Vernal Fall. Get in touch with nature at Bridalveil Fall and Yosemite Falls. Spend the 5th (Wed) exploring nature at Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, get great views at Tunnel View, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and don't miss a visit to Washburn Point.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park road trip tool .

Getting from Lahaina to Yosemite National Park by combination of bus, flight, and car takes about 14 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Lahaina to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Lahaina in June: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias ©
Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

2
nights
Page

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Explore hidden gems such as River Rafting & Tubing and Glen Canyon Dam Overlook. Get outdoors at Cape Royal and Horseshoe Bend. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Page trip tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Page in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, you will find days in Page are somewhat warmer (41°C), and nights are much hotter (24°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Page

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Cape Royal
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Get in touch with nature at Walnut Canyon National Monument and Oak Creek Canyon. Step off the beaten path and head to Lowell Observatory and Devil's Bridge Trail. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and explore and take pictures at Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sedona trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Page to Sedona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In June, daytime highs in Sedona are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Flagstaff
Highlights from your plan
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Artist Point and Grand Prismatic Spring. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Yellowstone National Park and Lamar Valley. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, look for all kinds of wild species at North Rim Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, and get outside with Morning Glory Pool.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park itinerary maker .

Getting from Sedona to Yellowstone National Park by combination of taxi, flight, and car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car; or drive. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Sedona in June, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 22°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

3
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail and Clingmans Dome. Escape the urban bustle at Mount LeConte and Ramsey Cascades. Venture out of the city with trips to River Rafting & Tubing (in Bryson City) and Cades Cove (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Little Greenbrier School, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and cruise along Blue Ridge Parkway.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gatlinburg online trip builder .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Gatlinburg by combination of car, flight, and taxi takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, shuttle, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Gatlinburg, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Marco Island.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Blue Ridge Parkway, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte

2
nights
Marco Island

Marco Island ©
Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. Explore hidden gems such as Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Step out of the city life by going to South Marco Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Step out of Marco Island to go to Everglades City and see Speed Boats Tours, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's more to do: cast your line with a fishing tour and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Marco Island day trip website .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Gatlinburg to Marco Island in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Gatlinburg in June, Marco Island is a bit warmer at night with lows of 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Speed Boats Tours
Highlights from your plan
South Marco Beach ©
South Marco Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 24th (Mon), stroll through Sombrero Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and then immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Marathon day trip planning app .

You can drive from Marco Island to Marathon in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June in Marathon, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Fishing Charters & Tours

5
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Fishing Charters & Tours and Hunting Island State Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Speed Boats Tours. Next up on the itinerary: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, examine the collection at Coastal Discovery Museum, stroll through Coligny Beach, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Hilton Head trip planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Marathon to Hilton Head in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Hilton Head when traveling from Marathon in June, with lows around 26°C. You'll set off for home on the 1st (Mon).

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Hunting Island State Park
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Speed Boats Tours

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