48 days in United States & Perth Itinerary

48 days in United States & Perth Itinerary

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48 days in United States & Perth Itinerary

Start: Perth, Australia
Fly:  28​h
1
Las Vegas, United States
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Monument Valley, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
4
Santa Fe, United States
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Roswell, United States
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
6
Memphis, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Nashville, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
8
Savannah, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
9
Atlanta, United States
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h
10
New Orleans, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
11
Austin, United States
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
12
San Antonio, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
13
San Diego, United States
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
14
Carlsbad, United States
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
15
Los Angeles, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
16
Perth, Australia
— 1 night
End: Perth, Australia

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Strip and Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood. Venture out of the city with trips to Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Hoover Dam (in Boulder City). And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker site .

Perth, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 28-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Las Vegas is minus 16 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Perth in July: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 47°C and lows are around 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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nights
Grand Canyon National Park, United States

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.
Visiting Grand Canyon South Rim and Rim Trail will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail, trek along North Kaibab Trail, examine the collection at Kolb Studio, and take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip tool .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, temps between 34°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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Monument Valley, United States

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours and then explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Monument Valley day trip website .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley takes 3.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July; daily highs in Monument Valley reach 38°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©

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Santa Fe, United States

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.
Bandelier National Monument and Santa Fe Cathedral Park and Monument will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santa Fe: Philmont Scout Ranch (in Cimarron), Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument (in Cochiti Pueblo) and Wild Rivers Recreation Area (in Taos). It doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Fort Union National Monument and view the masterpieces at True West Gallery.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Santa Fe trip planner .

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Santa Fe takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Santa Fe can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Roswell.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wild Rivers Recreation Area, Philmont Scout Ranch, Bandelier National Monument, Fort Union National Monument, Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Bandelier National Monument ©
Bandelier National Monument
Wild Rivers Recreation Area ©
Wild Rivers Recreation Area

1
night
Roswell, United States

Roswell ©
Famed as the site of a purported UFO crash in 1947, the Roswell of today offers much more than alien research opportunities.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Roswell Museum & Art Center, admire the masterpieces at Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, and then steep yourself in history at Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Roswell trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Santa Fe to Roswell takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Santa Fe in July, with highs in Roswell at 42°C and lows at 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Roswell

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art ©
Roswell Museum & Art Center ©
Roswell Museum & Art Center

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night
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.
On the 16th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, then appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally steep yourself in history at The Peabody Ducks.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Memphis trip planner .

Getting from Roswell to Memphis by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Roswell to Memphis is 1 hour. When traveling from Roswell in July, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Memphis: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art ©
Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art

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Nashville, United States

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lotz House Museum and Andrew Jackson's Hermitage. Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe will appeal to museum buffs. Take a break from Nashville with a short trip to Bowie Nature Park in Fairview, about 44 minutes away. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Downtown Nashville, see a show at Grand Ole Opry, test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), and sample the fine beverages at Nelson's Green Brier Distillery.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Nashville trip builder site .

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lotz House Museum, Bowie Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

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nights
Savannah, United States

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Savannah Historic District and Mickve Israel Temple. Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and Webb Military Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Savannah side-trips: Hilton Head (Fishing Charters & Tours, Speed Boats Tours, & more). The adventure continues: stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery and walk around Forsyth Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Savannah trip itinerary site .

Fly from Nashville to Savannah in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Savannah is 1 hour. In July in Savannah, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Savannah

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Hilton Head
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

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Atlanta, United States

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Visit Hills & Dales Estate and Monastery of the Holy Spirit for their historical value. Visiting Noah's Ark Rehabilitation Center and Stone Mountain Park will get you outdoors. Change things up with a short trip to Chateau Meichtry Family Vineyard and Winery in Talking Rock (about 1h 25 min away). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta online tour itinerary maker .

Getting from Savannah to Atlanta by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hills & Dales Estate, Stone Mountain Park, Noah's Ark Rehabilitation Center, Chateau Meichtry Family Vineyard and Winery, Monastery of the Holy Spirit
Highlights from your plan
Hills & Dales Estate ©
Hills & Dales Estate
Monastery of the Holy Spirit ©
Monastery of the Holy Spirit

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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.
Get some cultural insight at The National WWII Museum and French Quarter. Get some historical perspective at Garden District and St. Louis Cemetery No. 1. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Cabildo, and shop like a local with Royal Street.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans online tour builder .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Atlanta to New Orleans in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Atlanta in July: highs in New Orleans hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Austin.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

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nights
Austin, United States

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bullock Texas State History Museum and Harry Ransom Center. Get some historical perspective at Texas State Capitol and St. Mary's Cathedral. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, explore the landscape on two wheels at Barton Creek Greenbelt, hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and admire all the interesting features of Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Austin visit planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Austin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from New Orleans in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Austin, with highs around 43°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail ©

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San Antonio, United States

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Alamo and National Museum of the Pacific War. Your inner history buff will appreciate Mission San Jose and San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral. Get out of town with these interesting San Antonio side-trips: Fredericksburg (Grape Creek Vineyards on Main & St. Mary's Catholic Church). There's much more to do: shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk, take in the history at Mission Espada, explore the galleries of The Guenther House Museum, and Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip planning app .

Drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 43°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Fredericksburg
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk

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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.
Get outdoors at La Jolla Cove and Lions, Tigers & Bears. We've included these beaches for you: Mission Beach Park and Children's Pool. Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego, admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, and enjoy the sand and surf at Black's Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Diego trip maker tool .

Fly from San Antonio to San Diego in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Antonio to San Diego is minus 2 hours. When traveling from San Antonio in August, plan for cooler days and slightly colder nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Carlsbad.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lions, Tigers & Bears
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©

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Carlsbad, United States

Stretching along 11 km (7 mi) of Pacific coastline, the city of Carlsbad attracts visitors with its Mediterranean climate and natural beauty.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Treasure Island Beach and Dana Strands Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Goodan Ranch Sycamore Canyon Preserve. Change things up with these side-trips from Carlsbad: Laguna Beach (Table Rock Beach & Wood's Cove).

Discover how to plan a Carlsbad trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from San Diego to Carlsbad in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Carlsbad

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Dana Point, Goodan Ranch Sycamore Canyon Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Dana Strands Beach ©
Dana Strands Beach
Wood's Cove ©
Wood's Cove

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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.
The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica State Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Oak Canyon Nature Center). Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, examine the collection at The Grammy Museum, learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and kick back and relax at Will Rogers State Beach.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Carlsbad to Los Angeles by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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Perth, Australia

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Revolutions Transport Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Nostalgia Box Museum, steep yourself in history at Fremantle Prison, and then identify plant and animal life at Matilda Bay Reserve.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Perth trip planner.

Fly from Los Angeles to Perth in 24 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a 16 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in Perth reach 22°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Fremantle Prison, Matilda Bay Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Matilda Bay Reserve ©
Matilda Bay Reserve

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