22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  6 h 15 min
2
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  7 h 45 min
3
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  13 h 15 min
5
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 45 min
6
Kihei, Maui
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  11 h 45 min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: London

3
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.
Visiting Dolphin Research Center and Fort Zachary Taylor will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Dolphin & Whale Watching and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Key West side-trips: Marathon (The Turtle Hospital & Seven Mile Bridge). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, take a memorable drive along The Overseas Highway, contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House, and learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum.

To find out how to plan a trip to Key West, use our trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to Key West is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Key West is minus 5 hours. Traveling from London in July, you will find days in Key West are a bit warmer (37°C), and nights are warmer (32°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Marathon
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Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
On the 7th (Tue), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Clingmans Dome, then laugh and play at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, and finally kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Gatlinburg tour itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Key West to Gatlinburg in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Key West in July, expect little chillier with lows of 24°C in Gatlinburg. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, River Rafting & Tubing
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Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Zipline

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock and then explore the stunning scenery at Oak Creek Canyon. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Devil's Bridge Trail, explore and take pictures at Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), and then explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock.

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Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Gatlinburg to Sedona takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Gatlinburg to Sedona is minus 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon
Devil's Bridge Trail ©
Devil's Bridge Trail
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock

2
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.
On the 11th (Sat), hike along Bright Angel Trail and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. On the next day, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point and then trek along Rim Trail.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sedona in July: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 34°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kailua-Kona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

3
nights
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Rainbow Falls. Escape the urban bustle at Fishing Charters & Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get out of town with these interesting Kailua-Kona side-trips: Akaka Falls State Park (in Hilo) and Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park (in Honaunau). It doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Mauna Kea.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kailua-Kona driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Kailua-Kona in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Kailua-Kona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much warmer in Kailua-Kona, with lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hilo, Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area ©
Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area

3
nights
Kihei, Maui

Kihei ©
Stretching over 9.7 km (6 mi) of pristine south Maui coastline, Kihei is the island's driest and sunniest region, making it a perfect location for water activities and beach leisure.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Ho'okipa Beach Park and Wailea Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Scuba & Snorkeling. Change things up with these side-trips from Kihei: Lahaina (Zipline & Lahaina Banyan Court) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). There's more to do: see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kihei trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Kailua-Kona to Kihei takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. July in Kihei sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Lahaina, Helicopter Tours, Wailea Beach, Haleakala Crater, Ho'okipa Beach Park
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Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park
Haleakala Crater ©
Haleakala Crater

4
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Lamar Valley. Step off the beaten path and head to Grand Prismatic Spring and Artist Point. Step out of Yellowstone National Park to go to West Yellowstone and see Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gibbon Falls, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Butte Overlook.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder tool .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Kihei to Yellowstone National Park in 12 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Traveling from Kihei to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Kihei, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

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