22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
2
Disney
— 1 day
3
New York City
— 4 nights
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
5
Kailua-Kona
— 2 nights
6
Naalehu
— 1 night
7
Hilo
— 2 nights

4
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.
Head to Two Rodeo Drive and Annenberg Community Beach Housefor plenty of shopping. Get some historical perspective at Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Santa Monica (Santa Monica Farmers Market, Third Street Promenade, &more) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, examine the collection at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and get a taste of the local shopping with Annenberg Space for Photography.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles route maker website.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -18 hour difference. In September, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than Sydney - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Disney.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Two Rodeo Drive, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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Disney

Disney ©
Disney is a town in Mayes County, Oklahoma, United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): admire the majestic nature at Disney/Little Blue Area at Grand Lake State Park, thenlook for gifts at Zena Suri Alpacas, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Cabin Creek Battlefield.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Disney holiday maker site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Los Angeles to Disney. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Disney can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Disney

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Zena Suri Alpacas, Cabin Creek Battlefield
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Zena Suri Alpacas ©
Zena Suri Alpacas
Cabin Creek Battlefield ©
Cabin Creek Battlefield

4
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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.
9/11 Memorial and Hamilton Grange National Memorial will appeal to history buffs. Visiting Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and Great Neck Steppingstone Park will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: Lido Beach (in Lido Beach), Cupsogue Beach County Park (in Westhampton Beach) and Point Lookout Beach (in Point Lookout). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a stroll through Times Square, shop like a local with Fifth Avenue, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Disney to New York City. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, daytime highs in New York City are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lido Beach, Great Neck Steppingstone Park, Cupsogue Beach County Park, Point Lookout Beach, Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Exploratorium and de Young Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get great views at Twin Peaks, kick back and relax at Marshall’s Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at China Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip maker.

Getting from New York City to San Francisco by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in September, San Francisco is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums 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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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Swim with Dolphins and Kanaloa Octopus Farm. Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park and H.N. Greenwell Store Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Waikoloa Beach Resort (in Waikoloa) and Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area (in Puako). And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea, get engrossed in the history at Kona Coffee Living History Farm, and make a trip to Saddle Road.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kailua-Kona trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Kailua-Kona takes 8.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Kailua-Kona is minus 2 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in September, things will get a bit warmer in Kailua-Kona: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Naalehu.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Waikoloa Beach Resort, Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area, Kona Coffee Living History Farm, H.N. Greenwell Store Museum
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 21:
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Swim with Dolphins
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park ©

1
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Naalehu

Naalehu ©
Naalehu is a census-designated place in Hawaii County, Hawaii. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): kick back and relax at Punalu‘U Beach, thenexplore the striking landscape at Kula Kai Caverns, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Papakōlea Green Sand Beach.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Naalehu trip planner.

Drive from Kailua-Kona to Naalehu in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kailua-Kona in September, you will find days in Naalehu are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are much colder (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Hilo.

Things to do in Naalehu

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Punalu‘U Beach, Kula Kai Caverns
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Kula Kai Caverns ©
Kula Kai Caverns
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach ©
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach
Punalu‘U Beach ©
Punalu‘U Beach

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Hilo

Hilo ©
One of the island of Hawaii's major towns, Hilo contains a mix of Asian and Polynesian cultures and is known for its proximity to a national park encompassing two active volcanoes.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Liliuokalani Gardens, admire the sheer force of Akaka Falls State Park, kick back and relax at Laupahoehoe Beach Park, thentake a memorable drive along Devastation Trail, thensee the interesting displays at Jagger Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Volcano Art Center Gallery. Keep things going the next day: pick up some local products at Hilo Farmers Market, look for gifts at Hilo Coffee Mill, thenstroll through Kilauea Iki Trailhead, and finally stop by Kalapana.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Hilo travel planner.

You can drive from Naalehu to Hilo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Naalehu, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Hilo, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Laupahoehoe Beach Park, Hilo Coffee Mill, Jagger Museum
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 24:
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Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Volcano Art Center Gallery ©
Volcano Art Center Gallery
Devastation Trail ©
Devastation Trail

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