43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

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43 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  13 h
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  11 h 45 min
5
Orlando, Florida
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
7
New York City
— 5 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Drive:  9 h
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9 h 45 min
9
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
10
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Sydney

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 out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua), Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument (in Pupukea) and Haleiwa (Sunset Beach Park & Waimea Bay). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at USS Arizona Memorial, kick back and relax at Waikiki Beach, admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls, and examine the collection at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Honolulu road trip app .

Sydney, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll gain 20 hours traveling from Sydney to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. In February, daily temperatures in Honolulu can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Kailua Beach Park, Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument
Highlights from your plan
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

3
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles day trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Honolulu in February, with highs in Los Angeles at 25°C and lows at 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

4
nights
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.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in February; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 21°C and lows reach 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, see the interesting displays at Yavapai Geology Museum, take some stellar pictures from Pipe Creek Vista, and hike along Bright Angel Trail.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Grand Canyon National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 11°C to lows of -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Orlando.

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

3
nights
Orlando, Florida

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Pack the 17th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. The adventure continues: discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort, get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort, make a trip to Disney's Hollywood Studios, and admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

For reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Orlando itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Orlando takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, expect Orlando to be much warmer, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience (in Frederick) and Baltimore (Sagamore Spirit Distillery & Urban Axes Baltimore). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Orlando in February; daily highs in Washington DC reach 10°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Baltimore, Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience
Highlights from your plan
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience ©
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

5
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take a stroll through Times Square, make a trip to 9/11 Memorial, and admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the New York City travel route app .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Palette Spring, deepen your understanding at Yellowstone Institute, witness a stunning natural landmark at Porcelain Basin, and take in the dramatic natural features at Aurum Geyser.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and car from New York City to Yellowstone National Park takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Yellowstone National Park is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in February, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are a bit cooler (-2°C), and nights are much colder (-18°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Aurum Geyser ©
Aurum Geyser
Palette Spring ©
Palette Spring

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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hit the slopes at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area, get great views at Washburn Point, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Range.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park journey app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in March, expect Yosemite National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between 13°C and -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
Curry Village Ice Rink ©
Curry Village Ice Rink

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, wander the streets of Union Square, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco journey maker site .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in March, expect nights in San Francisco to be much warmer, around 11°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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