46 days in United States, Havana & Niagara Falls Itinerary

46 days in United States, Havana & Niagara Falls Itinerary

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46 days in United States, Havana & Niagara Falls Itinerary

Start: Mackay, Australia
Fly:  30 h
1
Orlando, United States
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Miami Beach, United States
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
3
Havana, Cuba
— 7 nights
drive:  4 h
4
Miami, United States
— Few hours
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
New Orleans, United States
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 45 min
6
Memphis, United States
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 45 min
7
New York City, United States
— 6 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h 15 min
8
Niagara Falls, Canada
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  6 h
9
Chicago, United States
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
10
Las Vegas, United States
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h
11
San Francisco, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
12
Los Angeles, United States
— 2 nights
Train:  30 min
13
Anaheim, United States
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
14
San Diego, United States
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
15
Honolulu, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Mackay, Australia

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Orlando, United States

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex as well as Gatorland.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Orlando trip app .

Mackay, Australia to Orlando is an approximately 30-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 15 hours traveling from Mackay to Orlando. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Mackay in December: high temperatures in Orlando hover around 29°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Orlando

Nightlife Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
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Gatorland ©
Gatorland

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Miami Beach, United States

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Britto Central, then wander the streets of Lincoln Road, and then kick back and relax at South Beach.

To see maps and tourist information, refer to the Miami Beach online trip planner .

Getting from Orlando to Miami Beach by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Orlando in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Miami Beach. On the 11th (Sat), you're off to Havana.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods
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South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Britto Central ©
Britto Central

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Havana, Cuba

Havana
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Havana trip itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Miami Beach to Havana in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 20°C. You will leave for Miami on the 18th (Sat).

Things to do in Havana

Tours Nightlife Outdoors
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Miami, United States

Miami
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Miami day trip planning site .

Fly from Havana to Miami in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. In December in Miami, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. On the 18th (Sat), you're off to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Tours Parks
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New Orleans, United States

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Zam's Bayou Swamp Tours. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): catch all the local highlights with Zam's Bayou Swamp Tours, then get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planner.

You can fly from Miami to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Miami to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Miami in December, plan for much colder days in New Orleans, with highs around 16°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Zam's Bayou Swamp Tours
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Jackson Square ©
Jackson Square
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Zam's Bayou Swamp Tours ©
Zam's Bayou Swamp Tours

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Memphis, United States

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get to know the resident critters at Memphis Zoo and then contemplate the long history of Sun Studio.

To find photos, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Memphis day trip tool .

Getting from New Orleans to Memphis by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New Orleans in December since evenings lows in Memphis dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Graceland ©
Graceland
Memphis Zoo ©
Memphis Zoo
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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New York City, United States

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.
Kids will enjoy Central Park and American Museum of Natural History. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our New York City sightseeing planning site .

You can fly from Memphis to New York City in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Memphis to New York City. Traveling from Memphis in December, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 2°C, while days are slightly colder, around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

1
night
Niagara Falls, Canada

Niagara Falls ©
Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Conservatory and then get in on the family fun at Niagara SkyWheel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Clifton Hill War Memorial, take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls Canada, then explore the striking landscape at Journey Behind the Falls, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skylon Tower.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Niagara Falls travel route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Niagara Falls in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in December, expect Niagara Falls to be a bit cooler, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory
Niagara SkyWheel ©
Niagara SkyWheel
Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada

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Chicago, United States

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 29th (Wed), meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, then engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, then admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain, and finally don't miss a visit to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, then make a trip to Cloud Gate, and then stroll around Millennium Park.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Chicago holiday planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Chicago in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Niagara Falls to Chicago is minus 1 hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago

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Las Vegas, United States

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Family-friendly places like Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and The Roller Coaster will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Boulder City (Winged Figures of the Republic Statues & Hoover Dam). The adventure continues: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, try to win big at New York New York Casino, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Las Vegas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Chicago in December, with highs in Las Vegas at 16°C and lows at 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Boulder City
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Roller Coaster ©
The Roller Coaster

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San Francisco, United States

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Exploratorium and Crissy Field. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, and take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco day trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Las Vegas in January since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

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Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood and then examine the collection at The Getty Center. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at California Science Center, then examine the collection at Petersen Automotive Museum, then learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and finally look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Los Angeles day trip site .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in January, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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Anaheim, United States

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Luigi's Rollickin' Roadsters. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Anaheim: Palm Springs (Palm Springs Art Museum & Palm Springs Air Museum). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Disney California Adventure Park, discover the magic at Downtown Disney, experience the excitement of Radiator Springs Racers, and have some family-friendly fun at Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Anaheim attractions planner.

Anaheim is just a stone's throw from Los Angeles. In January, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Palm Springs, Knott's Berry Farm
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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San Diego, United States

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.
Bring the kids along to San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. It doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and examine the collection at Maritime Museum of San Diego.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the San Diego journey tool .

Drive from Anaheim to San Diego in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Diego

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

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Honolulu, United States

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Kids will enjoy USS Arizona Memorial and Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Honolulu: Haleiwa (Waimea Bay & Sunset Beach Park). There's lots more to do: stroll through Waikiki Beach, contemplate the long history of Battleship Missouri Memorial, pause for some photo ops at Queen Liliuokalani Statue, and go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Honolulu online attractions planner .

You can fly from San Diego to Honolulu in 7.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Diego in January, with highs in Honolulu at 32°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Haleiwa
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Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument

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