35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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Honolulu, Oahu
— 1 night
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
7
New Orleans
— 1 night
8
Orlando
— 3 nights
9
Washington DC
— 3 nights
10
New York City
— 4 nights

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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.
On the 20th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Manoa Falls and then explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): take an in-depth tour of USS Arizona Memorial, thentake in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, and then explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Honolulu tour itinerary builder tool.

Perth, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Perth to Honolulu. Traveling from Perth in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Honolulu, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Manoa Falls ©
Manoa Falls

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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: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grace Cathedral, and step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Honolulu to San Francisco in 8 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Honolulu in December, expect San Francisco to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Anchor Brewing Company ©
Anchor Brewing Company
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Badger Pass Ski Area, take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, pause for some serene contemplation at Yosemite Valley Chapel, and don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip planning app.

You can fly from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in December, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be much colder, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 29:
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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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.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 12 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, expect Los Angeles to be warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
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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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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. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in January; daily highs in Las Vegas reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

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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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Grand Canyon Village, take some stellar pictures from Pipe Creek Vista, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and stroll through Bright Angel Trail.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in January, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Grand Canyon Village ©
Grand Canyon Village
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): examine the collection at Cabildo, thensee the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, thenexamine the collection at The National WWII Museum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Garden District.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January: highs in New Orleans hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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nights
Orlando

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: discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks, admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and get your game on at Nomadic.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Orlando day trip planning website.

Getting from New Orleans to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans to Orlando, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in January: highs in Orlando hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

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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: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Orlando in January, with highs in Washington DC at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space 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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and get great views at Top of the Rock.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary planning tool.

Take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in New York City, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
Central Park ©
Central Park
Rockefeller Center ©
Rockefeller Center

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