46 days in United States Itinerary

46 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Olympic Valley
— 1 night
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South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 1 night
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Lahaina, Maui
— 2 nights
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Lihue, Kauai
— 4 nights
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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 5 nights
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Sedona
— 1 night
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Monument Valley
— 3 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
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New Orleans
— 4 nights
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
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New York City
— 4 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip planner.

Bournemouth, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 16-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bournemouth to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Olympic Valley.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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Olympic Valley

Olympic Valley ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): stroll around Kings Beach State Recreation Area, then kick your exploration up a notch at Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sat): skim along the rocks with Alpenglow Expeditions, then take an in-depth tour of Gatekeeper's Museum, and then explore the activities along Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Olympic Valley tour builder website.

Getting from San Francisco to Olympic Valley by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect nights in Olympic Valley to be little chillier, around 5°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Olympic Valley

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trips

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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
4.7
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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Alpenglow Expeditions
4.9

1
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South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 1st (Sun), browse the exhibits of Tallac Historic Site, explore the historical opulence of Vikingsholm, then add some adventure to your tour with Day Go Adventures, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Genoa Cemetery. Here are some ideas for day two: soothe aching muscles at Lake Tahoe Yoga and then contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our South Lake Tahoe tour itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Olympic Valley to South Lake Tahoe takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Olympic Valley in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in South Lake Tahoe, with lows of 7°C. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Historic Site
Tallac Historic Site
4.7
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Kayaking / Canoeing
Day Go Adventures
5.0

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, then make a trip to Washburn Point, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. On the 4th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Tioga Pass, then identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and finally admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary planner.

Take a bus from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Yosemite National Park are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Scenic Drive
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Waterfall
Vernal Fall
4.8
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Scenic Drive
Tioga Pass
4.9

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
On the 6th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Tunnel Log and then take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock Trail.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park day trip app.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by bus takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, things will get a bit warmer in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park: highs are around 41°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Nature · Outdoors
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Geologic Formation
Moro Rock Trail
4.9

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Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Honolulu by flight takes about 11 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in August: highs in Honolulu hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 28°C. You'll set off for Lahaina on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure

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Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©

Crown Jewel of Maui

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.
Spend the 7th (Sat) exploring the striking scenery along Hana Highway - Road to Hana. There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Maui Ocean Center, enjoy the sand and surf at Ka'anapali Beach, test your team's savvy at Maui Escape Rooms, and walk around Lahaina Banyan Court.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Lahaina road trip website.

Getting from Honolulu to Lahaina by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lihue.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Tours

Side Trips

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Aquarium
Maui Ocean Center
4.3
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.6

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Lihue, Kauai

Lihue ©
Lihue or Līhue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. Change things up with these side-trips from Lihue: Na Pali Coast State Park (in Wainiha), Skydive Kauai (in Hanapepe) and Waimea (Puu Hinahina Lookout & Waimea Canyon State Park). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tunnels Beach, admire the sheer force of Wailua Falls, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and relax and float downstream with Kauai Backcountry Adventures.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Lihue trip tool.

Fly from Lahaina to Lihue in 3.5 hours. In August in Lihue, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Lihue

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Heart of the Kona Coast

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kailua-Kona: Laupahoehoe Beach Park (in Laupahoehoe), Hilo (Rainbow Falls, Akaka Falls State Park, &more) and Na'alapa Stables - Kahua Ranch (in Waimea). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, make a trip to Saddle Road, appreciate the views at Pololu Valley Lookout, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kailua-Kona online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Lihue to Kailua-Kona takes 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Kailua-Kona can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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Swim with Dolphins
Swim with Dolphins
4.7

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas online trip maker.

Fly from Kailua-Kona to Las Vegas in 12 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kailua-Kona to Las Vegas. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kailua-Kona in August: highs in Las Vegas hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Fun & Games · Casinos · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Sedona

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): pause for some photo ops at 911 Memorial, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Cross, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the world from above with a helicopter tour, see Off-Road Tours, then cruise along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Sedona trip planning tool.

Getting from Las Vegas to Sedona by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Sedona. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in August; daily highs in Sedona reach 37°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Sedona

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours
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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.6
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Geologic Formation
Cathedral Rock
4.8

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Change things up with these side-trips from Monument Valley: Bluff Fort Historic Site (in Bluff), Muley Point Overlook (in Mexican Hat) and Goosenecks State Park (in Blanding). And it doesn't end there: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Monument Valley trip planner.

Getting from Sedona to Monument Valley by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and car. Expect little chillier evenings in Monument Valley when traveling from Sedona in August, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Must see
Photography Tours
4.9

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

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Do a combination of car and flight from Monument Valley to Grand Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in August, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 31°C and 11°C. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Orleans.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature
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Canyon
Yavapai Point
4.8

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, wander the streets of Garden District, and get in on the family fun at Carousel Gardens.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our New Orleans day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans is 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much warmer in New Orleans, with lows of 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New Orleans

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Historic Walking Area
French Quarter
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Military Museum
The National WWII Museum
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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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC journey planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Washington DC by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Washington DC, with lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
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Specialty Museum
National Air and Space Museum
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New York City

New York City ©

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, walk around The High Line, and pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City tour planner.

You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In September in New York City, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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Must see
Central Park
4.8

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