26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Miami
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
New York City
— 6 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  9​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
4
Page
— 1 day
shuttle + Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
6
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
7
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
8
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  6​h 45​min
9
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
10
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Sydney

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Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, contemplate the waterfront views at Intracoastal Waterway, walk around Lincoln Road, then shop like a local with Aventura Mall, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Hollywood Beach. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Pointe Park, then enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, then have fun at Lock & Load Miami, and finally don't miss a visit to Bayside Marketplace.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Miami online visit planner .

Sydney, Australia to Miami is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -15 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in April; daily highs in Miami reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Intracoastal Waterway, Hollywood Beach, Aventura Mall
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Hollywood Beach ©
Hollywood Beach
South Pointe Park ©
South Pointe Park
Intracoastal Waterway ©
Intracoastal Waterway

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as New York Public Library and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Central Park, make a trip to 9/11 Memorial, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Miami to New York City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Miami in April, with highs in New York City at 19°C and lows at 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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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 12th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park takes 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from New York City in April, expect slightly colder with lows of -3°C in Grand Canyon National Park. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Trails Parks Outdoors
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Antelope Canyon. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend, and then explore the striking landscape of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Page trip builder app .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Page by car takes about 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Page, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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night
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 14th (Thu), admire all the interesting features of Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, trek along Angel's Landing, then get great views at Observation Point, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip planner .

You can do a combination of shuttle and car from Page to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Page in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 1°C in Zion National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Red Rock Scooter Tours and Titanic. There's much more to do: have fun at Gun Garage, look for gifts at M&M'S World Las Vegas, try your luck at New York New York Casino, and listen to music at Casino at the MGM Grand.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Las Vegas fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Zion National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Zion National Park in April, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (31°C), and nights are much warmer (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Gun Garage ©
Gun Garage
Red Rock Scooter Tours ©
Red Rock Scooter Tours
Exotics Racing ©
Exotics Racing

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night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 18th (Mon), stroll around Golden Gate Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers, and finally wander the streets of Union Square. Here are some ideas for day two: catch a live performance at Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, get curious at Exploratorium, then buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and finally make a trip to Lombard Street.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the San Francisco holiday maker tool .

Getting from Las Vegas to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in April: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

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night
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.
On the 20th (Wed), admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, and then get great views at Half Dome. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally make a trip to Yosemite Village.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park tour itinerary planning app .

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 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 April, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 17°C by day to -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Battlefield Vegas and Hoover Dam. Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Helicopter Tours in Boulder City--about 34 minutes away. See even more of Las Vegas: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, try your luck at Wynn Las Vegas, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and feel the romance at Chapel of the Flowers.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Las Vegas trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, Las Vegas is much warmer than Yosemite National Park - with highs of 31°C and lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Nature

Side Trip

Boulder City
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Battlefield Vegas ©
Battlefield Vegas
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Getty Center and Walt Disney Concert Hall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Downtown Disney, Disneyland Park, & more). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium of the Pacific, get curious at California Science Center, catch a movie at TCL Chinese Theatres, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, you will find days in Los Angeles are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier, Aquarium of the Pacific
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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