43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly to Miami International Airport, Drive to Miami Beach
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Miami Beach
— 2 nights
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Coral Gables
— 3 nights
Drive
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Islamorada
— 3 nights
Drive
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Marathon
— 3 nights
Drive
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Big Pine Key
— 2 nights
Drive
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Key West
— 4 nights
Ferry to Marco Island, FL, Taxi to Naples
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Naples
— 3 nights
Drive
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Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly
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New York City
— 6 nights
Fly
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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 8 nights
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Miami Beach

— 2 nights

The World's Playground

Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Get a sense of the local culture at Lincoln Road and Collins Avenue. Head to Aventura Mall and Bayside Marketplacefor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at South Beach, steep yourself in history at Barnacle State Historic Site, get a taste of the local shopping with Espanola Way, and view the masterpieces at Lik Miami.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Miami Beach trip itinerary builder.

Mount Isa, Australia to Miami Beach is an approximately 34-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -15 hour difference. While traveling from Mount Isa, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Miami Beach, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Coral Gables.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Coral Gables

— 3 nights
Coral Gables, officially the City of Coral Gables, is a city in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, located southwest of Downtown Miami. Do your shopping at Village of Merrick Park and Divers Direct Miami. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Coral Gables: Everglades National Park (Shark Valley Visitor Center, Anhinga Trail, &more) and Sawgrass Mills (in Sunrise).

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Coral Gables day trip planner.

Coral Gables is very close to Miami Beach. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Islamorada.

Things to do in Coral Gables

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Islamorada

— 3 nights

The Village of Islands

Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Head to Pasta Pantaleo Signature Gallery and Gallery Moradafor some retail therapy. Family-friendly places like Fishing Charters & Tours and Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center will thrill your kids. When in Islamorada, make a side trip to see Scuba & Snorkeling in Key Largo, approximately Key Largo away. The adventure continues: take a tour by water with Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder, view the masterpieces at Old Road Gallery, explore the gorgeous colors at Alligator Reef Light House, and get a taste of the local shopping with Lobster Trap Art Gift Shop and Gallery.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Islamorada day trip planning site.

Drive from Coral Gables to Islamorada in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. April in Islamorada sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Islamorada

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Marathon

— 3 nights

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Dolphin Research Center and Fishing Charters & Tours. Do some cultural sightseeing at Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography and Crane Point Museum & Nature Center. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, look for gifts at Christina's Consignment Boutique, enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach, and explore the gorgeous colors at Sombrero Reef.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Marathon online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Islamorada to Marathon takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Marathon are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Big Pine Key

— 2 nights
Big Pine Key is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Florida, United States, on an island of the same name in the Florida Keys. On the 28th (Tue), stroll through Bahia Honda State Park, view the masterpieces at Artists in Paradise Gallery, and then look for all kinds of wild species at National Key Deer Refuge. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then stop by Out of the Blue Gallery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Big Pine Key road trip tool.

Big Pine Key is just a short distance from Marathon. In April, daily temperatures in Big Pine Key can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Key West.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Key West

— 4 nights

Conch Republic

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.
Family-friendly places like Alan S. Maltz Gallery and Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory will thrill your kids. For shopping fun, head to 7 Artists & Friends Gallery or Collections Key West. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, look for gifts at Rock House Masterpieces, take a memorable tour with Tours, and explore the gorgeous colors at Western Dry Rocks.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Key West trip builder site.

Getting from Big Pine Key to Key West by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in April, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Naples.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Naples

— 3 nights
Head to Walker Farms and Lorne's Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Fishing Charters & Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Naples: Captain Jack Boat Tours (in Matlacha), Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge (in Immokalee) and Speed Boats Tours (in Everglades City).

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Naples trip planning site.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Key West to Naples in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in May, Naples is little chillier at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Naples

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Shopping

Side Trips

Orlando

— 4 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Get some cultural insight at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art and Timothy's Gallery. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Universal's Islands of Adventure and Happily Ever After Fireworks. And it doesn't end there: make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort, find something for the whole family at Discovery Cove, have some family-friendly fun at Nomadic, and get some fabulous bargains at Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Orlando day trip app.

Traveling by car from Naples to Orlando takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In May in Orlando, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Shopping · Museums · Nightlife

Side Trip

New York City

— 6 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and Fifth Avenue will thrill your kids. Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Statue of Liberty National Monument. There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

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You can fly from Orlando to New York City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, New York City is slightly colder than Orlando - with highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Salt Lake City

— 1 night

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
On the 17th (Sun), get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Utah, then look for gifts at The King's English Bookshop, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery.

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You can fly from New York City to Salt Lake City in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Salt Lake City is minus 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Salt Lake City are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks

Los Angeles

— 8 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Head to Annenberg Community Beach House and Montana Avenuefor some retail therapy. Bring the kids along to Disneyland Park and Third Street Promenade. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (The Disney Gallery & Disney California Adventure Park). There's much more to do: browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive, get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and take in the exciting artwork at Annenberg Space for Photography.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salt Lake City in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Los Angeles. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.