33 days in United States Itinerary

33 days in United States Itinerary

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33 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  11​h 15​min
3
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h 15​min
4
Big Pine Key
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
5
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
7
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
8
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
9
Wailea, Maui
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
10
Honolulu, Oahu
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island. Get a sense of the local culture at Fisherman's Wharf and Exploratorium. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to St. Helena to see Modus Operandi Cellars about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks, wander the streets of Chinatown, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and shop like a local with Union Square.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco vacation builder website .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. In April, San Francisco is slightly colder than Sydney - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Modus Operandi Cellars
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park and North Dome. Spend the 16th (Thu) on the water with a fishing tour. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Big Trees Lodge, National Historic Landmark, trek along Mono Pass Trail, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park tour itinerary builder website .

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. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 17°C, while lows dip to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

3
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Times Square. Visit 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral for their historical value. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, and examine the collection at New York Public Library.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yosemite National Park to New York City in 11.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Yosemite National Park to New York City is 3 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New York City, with lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

1
day
Big Pine Key

Big Pine Key ©
Big Pine Key is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Florida, United States, on an island of the same name in the Florida Keys. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): stop by Out of the Blue Gallery, then look for all kinds of wild species at National Key Deer Refuge, and then kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park.

Before you visit Big Pine Key, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Big Pine Key takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In April, Big Pine Key is warmer than New York City - with highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Out of the Blue Gallery ©
Out of the Blue Gallery

3
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at Lincoln Road and Collins Avenue. Take a break from the city and head to Shark Valley and South Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami Beach: Everglades National Park (Gumbo Limbo Trail & Anhinga Trail). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Art Deco Historic District, steep yourself in history at Barnacle State Historic Site, and admire the masterpieces at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Miami Beach tour itinerary planning site .

Drive from Big Pine Key to Miami Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April in Miami Beach, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Barnacle State Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

2
nights
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 26th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, then see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral, then get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, and finally wander the streets of Royal Street.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New Orleans trip planner .

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 changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Miami Beach in April: highs in New Orleans hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

3
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and The Mob Museum. Visiting Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Valley of Fire State Park will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas tour planning app .

You can fly from New Orleans to Las Vegas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in April, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (31°C), and nights are little chillier (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at La Jolla Cove and San Diego Zoo. We've included these beaches for you: Children's Pool and Black's Beach. There's more to do: admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read San Diego trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Diego takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Wailea.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

2
nights
Wailea, Maui

Wailea ©
Wailea is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): kick back and relax at Wailea Beach Path, then enjoy the sand and surf at Makena Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Maluaka Beach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ulua Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wailea Beach.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Wailea day trip planning site .

Getting from San Diego to Wailea by flight takes about 7.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from San Diego in May, things will get a bit warmer in Wailea: highs are around 35°C and lows about 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Wailea

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Maluaka Beach ©
Maluaka Beach
Makena Beach ©
Makena Beach

4
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Waikiki Beach and Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. Visit USS Arizona Memorial and Battleship Missouri Memorial for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Honolulu side-trips: Swim with Dolphins (in Waianae), Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie) and Sunset Beach Park (in Haleiwa). There's still lots to do: stroll through Diamond Head State Monument.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Honolulu road trip planning tool .

You can fly from Wailea to Honolulu in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. May in Honolulu sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Swim with Dolphins, Polynesian Cultural Center, Sunset Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Sunset Beach Park ©
Sunset Beach Park

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