58 days in United States Itinerary

58 days in United States Itinerary

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58 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Lahaina, Maui
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
San Francisco
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
8
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
9
New York City
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
10
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
11
Washington DC
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h
12
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
13
Miami Beach
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
14
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
15
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Sydney

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Ka'anapali Beach and Zipline. Visit Napili Beach and Lahaina Banyan Court for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take a memorable tour with Tours, and take a stroll through Lahaina Front Street.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Lahaina trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Lahaina is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -20 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in May, expect Lahaina to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ka'anapali Beach ©
Ka'anapali Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Napili Beach ©
Napili Beach

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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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Waikiki Beach and Diamond Head State Monument. Visiting Kailua Beach Park and Manoa Falls will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Sunset Beach Park (in Haleiwa) and Swim with Dolphins (in Waianae). The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind USS Arizona Memorial, kick back and relax at Kapiolani Regional Park, and explore the gorgeous colors at Pele's Chair.

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Getting from Lahaina to Honolulu by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, daytime highs in Honolulu are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kailua Beach Park, Sunset Beach Park, Swim with Dolphins, Pele's Chair
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Twin Peaks and California Academy of Sciences are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Fort Funston National Park and Oracle Park. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Moss Beach (Friends of Fitzgerald Marine Preserve & Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve) and Big Basin Redwoods State Park (in Boulder Creek). The adventure continues: walk around Golden Gate Park, admire the natural beauty at San Francisco Botanical Garden, ponder the world of politics at San Francisco City Hall, and contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Honolulu to San Francisco by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Honolulu in June, with highs in San Francisco at 25°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Moss Beach, Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Highlights from your plan
Big Basin Redwoods State Park ©
Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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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.
Keep things going the next day: trek along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, get great views at Tunnel View, and then make a trip to Olmsted Point.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 30°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Get a sense of the local culture at Art District and Drum Barracks Civil War Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica), Anaheim (The VOID, Oak Canyon Nature Center, & more) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Newport Beach). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Will Rogers State Beach, admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Oak Canyon Nature Center ©
Oak Canyon Nature Center

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San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Cabrillo National Monument. Get outdoors at La Jolla Cove and Lions, Tigers & Bears. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Shores Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, and snap pictures at Coronado Bridge.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lions, Tigers & Bears
Highlights from your plan
Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©

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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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Get in touch with nature at Willow Beach and Escape Adventures and Las Vegas Cyclery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Vegas: Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston) and Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (in Amargosa Valley). There's lots more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip planner .

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in June, expect nights in Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, around 29°C, while days are much hotter, around 46°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Spring Mountains Visitor Center, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, Willow Beach
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Take a break from the city and head to Cowles Bog and Lakefront Trail. Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica of the Sacred Heart and Oriental Institute Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Starved Rock State Park (in Utica), Bachelor Grove Cemetery (in Midlothian) and New Buffalo Public Beach (in New Buffalo). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, look and learn at Adler Planetarium, wander the streets of The Loop, and admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain.

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Fly from Las Vegas to Chicago in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in July: highs in Chicago hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Cowles Bog, Starved Rock State Park, New Buffalo Public Beach, Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Bachelor Grove Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sacred Heart ©
Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Cowles Bog ©
Cowles Bog
Oriental Institute Museum ©
Oriental Institute Museum

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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.
You'll get in some beach time at 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Statue of Liberty National Monument and Lower Manhattan. Explore New York City's surroundings by going to Ocean Grove Beach (in Ocean Grove), Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway (in Manasquan) and Duke Farms (in Hillsborough). There's much more to do: make a trip to Wall Street, explore the galleries of Seaport District NYC, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kings County Distillery, and take a stroll through Rockaways.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City tour itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Chicago to New York City in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to New York City due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in New York City are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Duke Farms, Ocean Grove Beach, Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
We've included these beaches for you: Longwood Gardens and Brandywine River Museum of Art. Take a break from the city and head to Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and Cape May City Beaches. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Philadelphia: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library (in Winterthur), Cape May (Cape May Lighthouse & Willow Creek Winery) and Jagielky’s Homemade Chocolates (in Margate City). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Wildwood Beach, stroll around Timber Creek Park, get in on the family fun at Breakfast in The Sky, and shop like a local with Atlantic City Boardwalk.

For maps and other tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia trip maker tool .

You can take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cape May, Wildwood, Longwood Gardens, Jagielky’s Homemade Chocolates, Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Brandywine River Museum of Art ©
Brandywine River Museum of Art

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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.
For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary builder .

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Washington DC in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. July in Washington DC sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. You'll set off for Key West on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Nightlife Tours

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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 a sense of the local culture at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens and 7 Artists & Friends. Step out of the city life by going to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Dry Tortugas National Park. The adventure continues: cast your line with a fishing tour, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, kick back and relax at South Beach, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Key West Distilling.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Key West trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Key West takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in July, Key West is a bit warmer at night with lows of 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
7 Artists & Friends ©
7 Artists & Friends
Fishing Charters & Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lincoln Road and Espanola Way. Take a break from the city and head to South Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, take a stroll through Ocean Drive, make a trip to Collins Avenue, and take a leisurely stroll along Miami Beach Boardwalk.

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You can fly from Key West to Miami Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Collins Avenue ©
Collins Avenue
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): get to know the resident critters at Audubon Zoo, take a stroll through Garden District, then look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then stroll around Woldenberg Park.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our New Orleans trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Miami Beach to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Miami Beach in July, plan for little chillier days in New Orleans, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

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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 23rd (Tue): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel, and then shop like a local with Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, then view the masterpieces at Glasshouse Studio, and finally kick back and relax at Alki Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Seattle journey planner.

Fly from New Orleans to Seattle in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Plan for cooler nights when traveling from New Orleans in July since evenings lows in Seattle dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Snoqualmie Falls
Highlights from your plan
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight