45 days in United States Itinerary

45 days in United States Itinerary

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45 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + bus:  27​h
1
Savannah
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Key West
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Marathon
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  10​h 30​min
4
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Sedona
— 4 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + bus:  12​h
7
Lahaina, Maui
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h
8
Poipu, Kauai
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
9
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 10 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Sydney

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Visit Coligny Beach and Tybee Island Beach for some beach relaxation. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and Dolphin & Whale Watching. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Savannah Historic District, stroll through Forsyth Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Savannah day trip app .

Sydney, Australia to Savannah is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Savannah is minus 15 hours. Traveling from Sydney in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Savannah: highs are around 33°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Savannah

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hilton Head, Tybee Island Beach
Highlights from your plan
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Tybee Island Beach ©
Tybee Island Beach

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Fort Zachary Taylor. Explore hidden gems such as Dry Tortugas National Park and Western Dry Rocks. There's lots more to do: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, admire all the interesting features of The Overseas Highway, and get engrossed in the history at Truman Little White House.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Key West trip builder tool .

You can fly from Savannah to Key West in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Savannah in May, with lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Dry Tortugas National Park ©
Dry Tortugas National Park

3
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Bahia Honda State Park and Sombrero Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin Research Center and The Turtle Hospital. Change things up with a short trip to Fishing Charters & Tours in Islamorada (about 38 minutes away). There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Marathon itinerary planner .

You can drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Marathon, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Page.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors 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
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach

2
nights
Page

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Rainbow Bridge Trail and Paria Canyon Wilderness Area. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at All In Boat Rentals and Antelope Canyon. Venture out of the city with trips to Marble Canyon (Marble Canyon & Cathedral Wash Trail). There's more to do: take some stellar pictures from Horseshoe Bend and explore the stunning scenery at Lower Antelope Canyon.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Page visit planning website .

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Marathon to Page takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Marathon to Page due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Marathon in May, expect nights in Page to be cooler, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Marble Canyon, Big Water, Rainbow Bridge Trail
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Lower Antelope Canyon ©
Lower Antelope Canyon
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

5
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.
Visiting Rim Trail and South Kaibab Trail will get you outdoors. On the 17th (Fri), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Tonto Trail, head outdoors with Shoshone Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Final Trail.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip tool .

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Page in May, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 23°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Walnut Canyon National Monument and Oak Creek Canyon. Step out of the city life by going to Painted Desert and Bell Rock. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, trek along Devil's Bridge Trail, delve into the mystery of Chapel of the Holy Cross, and take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Sedona online trip builder .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Sedona, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Painted Desert, Walnut Canyon National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument

4
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 Ho'okipa Beach Park and Napili Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Wailea Beach and Baby Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Kihei) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Ka'anapali Beach, don't miss a visit to Lahaina Banyan Court, wander the streets of Lahaina Front Street, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Lahaina trip tool .

You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus from Sedona to Lahaina in 12 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Sedona to Lahaina, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Sedona in May since evenings lows in Lahaina dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Wailea Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Haleakala Crater
Highlights from your plan
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach

5
nights
Poipu, Kauai

Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Makawehi Bluff and Poipu Beach Park. Escape the urban bustle at Waimea Canyon State Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Go for a jaunt from Poipu to Kapaa to see Kayaking & Canoeing about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tee off at Hokuala Golf Course, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, explore the striking landscape at Spouting Horn, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Poipu travel planner.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Lahaina to Poipu in 4 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Poipu can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Lihue, Scuba & Snorkeling, Kayaking & Canoeing, Waimea Canyon State Park
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park

10
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area. Discover out-of-the-way places like South Point (Ka Lae) and Green Sand Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Kailua-Kona: Laupahoehoe Beach Park (in Laupahoehoe), Akaka Falls State Park (in Hilo) and Honomalino Bay (in Milolii). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Honaunau Bay, relax in the rural setting at Sacred Grounds Coffee Farm, stroll through Mauna Kea Beach, and go for a walk through Wawaloli Beach Park.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kailua-Kona holiday planner.

Getting from Poipu to Kailua-Kona by combination of taxi and flight takes about 3 hours. In June in Kailua-Kona, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Honaunau, Akaka Falls State Park, Sacred Grounds Coffee Farm, Laupahoehoe Beach Park, Papakōlea Green Sand Beach
Highlights from your plan
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Honaunau Bay ©
Honaunau Bay

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