42 days in United States Itinerary

42 days in United States Itinerary

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42 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Exeter
Train + Fly:  16 h
1
Savannah
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
St. Augustine, Florida
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Key West
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
4
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  11 h 30 min
5
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Lahaina, Maui
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
7
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  12 h 45 min
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Bus:  12 h 15 min
9
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  12 h 45 min
10
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Shuttle:  10 h 30 min
11
Sedona
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Train:  18 h 45 min
End: Exeter

5
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters and Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum. For shopping fun, head to Savannah Historic District or Liquid Sands Glass Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Savannah: Hilton Head (Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge & Waterskiing & Jetskiing). Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, explore the world behind art at Telfair Academy, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at First African Baptist Church, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Colonial Park Cemetery.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Savannah online trip maker .

Exeter, UK to Savannah is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Exeter to Savannah. In June in Savannah, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Savannah

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Hilton Head, National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force
Highlights from your plan
Mickve Israel Temple ©
Mickve Israel Temple
Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters ©

2
nights
St. Augustine, Florida

St. Augustine ©
SAINT AUGUSTINE | PONTE VEDRA on Florida's Historic Coast The Nation's oldest city (est. On the 7th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at St. Augustine Beach, explore the galleries of St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at St. Augustine Distillery. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Villa Zorayda Museum, look for gifts at Claude's Chocolate, then explore the galleries of Spanish Military Hospital Museum, then take an in-depth tour of The Oldest Store Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Medieval Torture Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our St. Augustine trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Savannah to St. Augustine takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in St. Augustine are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Museums Historic Sites Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Spanish Military Hospital Museum ©
Spanish Military Hospital Museum
The Oldest Store Museum ©
The Oldest Store Museum

4
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Step out of the city life by going to Dolphin Research Center and Vandenberg Wreck. Your inner history buff will appreciate Saint Mary Star of the Sea and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, view the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery, learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, and see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Key West vacation planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from St. Augustine to Key West in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from St. Augustine in June, with lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dolphin Research Center
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
On the 13th (Sat), take in the exciting artwork at Keshi, admire the masterpieces at New Mexico Museum of Art, then examine the collection at The Harrell House Bug Museum, and finally learn about winemaking at Estrella Del Norte Vineyard & Tasting Room. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Palace of the Governors and then take in the spiritual surroundings of San Miguel Chapel.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Santa Fe online driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Key West to Santa Fe in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Key West to Santa Fe due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Key West in June, expect colder with lows of 15°C in Santa Fe. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums Historic Sites Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Palace of the Governors ©
Palace of the Governors
San Miguel Chapel ©
San Miguel Chapel
New Mexico Museum of Art ©
New Mexico Museum of Art

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Lanikai Beach and Swim with Dolphins. USS Arizona Memorial and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Haleiwa (Shark Diving & Skydiving). There's more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Honolulu vacation planning site .

Getting from Santa Fe to Honolulu by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Santa Fe to Honolulu. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Honolulu when traveling from Santa Fe in June, with lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Haleiwa, Swim with Dolphins, Lanikai Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lanikai Beach ©
Lanikai Beach
Swim with Dolphins
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

4
nights
Lahaina, Maui

Lahaina ©
Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Visiting Ho'okipa Beach Park and Kamaole Beach Park II will get you outdoors. Appreciate the collections at Maui Hands and Village Galleries in Lahaina. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lahaina: Kihei (Maui's World Gallery & Kamaole Beach Park III) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Kapalua Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Lahaina Galleries, shop like a local with Lahaina Printsellers, and stroll through Baby Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lahaina tour app .

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Lahaina takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Lahaina can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Lahaina

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kihei, Haleakala Crater, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Parasailing & Paragliding, Kapalua Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Kamaole Beach Park II ©
Kamaole Beach Park II
Kapalua Beach ©
Kapalua Beach

4
nights
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

Kailua-Kona ©
Thanks to its favorable location near a mountain range blocking the northeasterly trade winds, Kailua-Kona gets little rainfall, allowing adventure seekers and nature lovers a chance to enjoy over 300 days of sunshine each year.
We've included these beaches for you: Waialea Beach and Laupahoehoe Beach Park. Visiting Mauna Kea and Pololu Valley Lookout will get you outdoors. Step out of Kailua-Kona to go to Hilo and see Akaka Falls State Park, which is approximately 1h 50 min away. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Kanaloa Octopus Farm, Head underground at Lava Tube Cave, explore the striking landscape of Lapakahi State Historical Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mokuaikaua Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kailua-Kona journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Lahaina to Kailua-Kona takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Island of Hawaii, Waialea Beach, Akaka Falls State Park, Hula Daddy Kona Coffee, Kona Coffee Living History Farm
Highlights from your plan
Mauna Kea ©
Mauna Kea
Kanaloa Octopus Farm ©
Kanaloa Octopus Farm
Waialea Beach ©
Waialea Beach

6
nights
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.
Uncle Tom's Trail and Chapel of the Sacred Heart will appeal to history buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Grand Prismatic Spring and West Thumb Geyser Basin. Step out of Yellowstone National Park with an excursion to Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park--about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore the striking landscape at Biscuit Basin, and hike along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Yellowstone National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Kailua-Kona to Yellowstone National Park in 13 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Kailua-Kona to Yellowstone National Park. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kailua-Kona in June: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 1°C. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Grand Canyon South Rim and South Kaibab Trail. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kolb Studio and Grand Canyon Railway Depot. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, admire the landmark architecture of Lookout Studio, take some stellar pictures from Maricopa Point, and walk around Indian Garden.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, flight, and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 34°C and lows at 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio

2
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.
Get outdoors at Glacier Point and Panorama Trail. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vernal Fall and Nature Center at Happy Isles. Go for a jaunt from Yosemite National Park to Hathaway Pines to see Stanislaus National Forest about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lower Yosemite Fall Trail, hike along Four Mile Trail, make a trip to Olmsted Point, and stroll around Merced Grove.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary maker website .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Yosemite National Park, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Stanislaus National Forest
Highlights from your plan
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Arizona Copper Art Museum and Sedona Arts Center will appeal to museum buffs. Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park and Gold King Mine Museum and Ghost Town will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Clarkdale National Historic District & Townsite (in Clarkdale) and Jerome (Jerome Artists Cooperative Gallery & Jerome Historical Society Mine Museum). The adventure continues: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, do a tasting at Javelina Leap Vineyard, Winery & Bistro, stop by Village Gallery of Local Artists, and take an in-depth tour of Sedona Heritage Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Sedona trip itinerary maker app .

Do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Yosemite National Park to Sedona in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Yosemite National Park to Sedona is 1 hour. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Sedona: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jerome, Cornville, Clarkdale
Highlights from your plan
Arizona Copper Art Museum ©
Arizona Copper Art Museum
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park
Spas & Wellness

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