35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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35 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  25​h
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
7
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  9​h
9
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
10
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Mumbai

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument, and then pause for some photo ops at USS Arizona Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): stroll the grounds of National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific and then enjoy the sand and surf at Waikiki Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Honolulu sightseeing planner.

Mumbai, India to Honolulu is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Honolulu, you'll gain 15 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Mumbai in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Honolulu: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

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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, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through Union Square, walk around Golden Gate Park, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our San Francisco online 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. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 2 hours. In November, San Francisco is cooler than Honolulu - with highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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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, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, trek along Mariposa Grove, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and stroll through Tuolumne Meadows.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park online travel planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in November, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be much colder, around -8°C, while days are little chillier, around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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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 lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and take an in-depth tour of Autry Museum of the American West.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles road trip planning site .

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. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, with highs in Los Angeles at 28°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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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, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, stroll through South Kaibab Trail, hike along Bright Angel Trail, and make a trip to Grand Canyon Village.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in November, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 14°C and lows at -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 30:
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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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.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, try your luck at Casino At The Venetian, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas tour planner .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to 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. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, then admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, shop like a local with Pike Place Market, and then stop by Elliott Bay Book Company.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle trip builder .

Fly from Las Vegas to Seattle in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in December: highs in Seattle hover around 9°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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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.
Step out of Yellowstone National Park to go to Grand Teton National Park and see Grand Teton, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, look for all kinds of wild species at Gibbon Falls, and take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary site .

Do a combination of flight and car from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Seattle in December; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach -5°C and lows reach -19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin

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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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, use the New York City journey site .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to New York City in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. In December, New York City is warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks 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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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, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC road trip planning tool .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 16:
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

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