58 days in United States Itinerary

58 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
2
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
4
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 45 min
5
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
7
Key West
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
8
Orlando, Florida
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
9
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  10 h 30 min
10
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
11
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
12
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
13
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h
14
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Melbourne

2
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.
When in Honolulu, make a side trip to see Kailua Beach Park in Kailua, approximately Kailua away. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of USS Arizona Memorial, tour the pleasant surroundings at Waikiki Beach, go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, and stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Honolulu trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 20 hours traveling from Melbourne to Honolulu. Traveling from Melbourne in December, Honolulu is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kailua Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then browse the fresh offerings at Pike Place Market, and then look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Seattle takes 8 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to Seattle due to the time zone difference. In December, Seattle is much colder than Honolulu - with highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Seattle Art Museum ©
Seattle Art Museum

5
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, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Lookout Point, hike along Artist Point, identify plant and animal life at Lehardy's Rapids, and explore the striking landscape of Yellowstone National Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park online journey builder.

You can fly from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Seattle in December: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around -5°C and lows are around -19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lookout Point ©
Lookout Point
Sapphire Pool ©
Sapphire Pool

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, walk around Millennium Park, meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, and admire the striking features of Reliance Building.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Chicago, with highs around 3°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Field Museum ©
Field 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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Chicago to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Chicago in December, with highs in New York City at 10°C and lows at 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

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

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC travel planner.

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Washington Monument ©
Washington Monument

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, get a taste of the local shopping with 7 Artists & Friends Gallery, contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House, then see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Key West trip tool.

Getting from Washington DC to Key West by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in December, things will get much warmer in Key West: highs are around 30°C and lows about 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
7 Artists & Friends Gallery ©
7 Artists & Friends Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

4
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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort, get in on the family fun at Magic Kingdom Park, try out the rides at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Key West to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Key West in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Orlando, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks 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's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

4
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
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: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, see the interesting displays at Cabildo, explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, and put a fun spin on your tour with Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game.

Discover how to plan a New Orleans trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to New Orleans. While traveling from Orlando, expect much colder days and about the same nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 16°C to lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Our Sacred Stories ©
Our Sacred Stories
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
New Orleans City Park ©
New Orleans City Park

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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Lipan Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, and hike along Tonto Trail.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from New Orleans in December: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 8°C, while lows dip to -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas road trip site.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (17°C), and nights are warmer (5°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

5
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.
Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles tour planning website.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Las Vegas in January: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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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, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, trek along Wawona Meadow, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park visit planner.

Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 12 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in January, with highs in Yosemite National Park at 7°C and lows at -12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Chilnualna Falls ©
Chilnualna Falls

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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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, visit SoMa, get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, and walk around Crissy Field.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip tool.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and subway; or do a combination of bus and subway. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in January: highs in San Francisco hover around 17°C, while lows dip to 9°C. On the 25th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Anchor Brewing Company ©
Anchor Brewing Company
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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