24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Perth
Fly:  18​h 30​min
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
subway + Fly:  4​h
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  25​h
Perth

4
days
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.
Kids will enjoy Waikiki Beach and USS Arizona Memorial. Get outdoors at Kailua Beach Park and Waimea Bay. Step out of Honolulu to go to Haleiwa and see Sunset Beach Park, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the majestic nature at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, explore the different monuments and memorials at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, and go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Honolulu day trip planner.

Perth, Australia to Honolulu is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -18 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Honolulu when traveling from Perth in December, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

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Haleiwa, Kailua Beach Park
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Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach
Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then stop by City Lights Booksellers & Publishers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Union Square, explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, and then don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco road trip tool .

You can fly from Honolulu to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Honolulu in December, expect San Francisco to be cooler, temps between 17°C and 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Seattle.

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#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods
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Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
days
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): kick back and relax at Alki Beach and then wander the streets of Pike Place Market. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Space Needle, view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally wander the streets of Pioneer Square.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Seattle visit planner .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from San Francisco in December, with highs in Seattle at 9°C and lows at 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Philadelphia.

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#Neighborhoods, #Shopping, #Parks
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Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Alki Beach ©
Alki Beach

1
day
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 21st (Sat), hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, then explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and finally ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Seattle to Philadelphia by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Seattle to Philadelphia, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

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#Museums, #Shopping, #Historic Sites
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Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Reading Terminal Market ©
Reading Terminal Market

5
days
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and St. Paul's Chapel. Bring the kids along to The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Central Park. When in New York City, make a side trip to see Bronx Zoo in Bronx, approximately 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Fifth Avenue, take an in-depth tour of Ellis Island, take a stroll through Times Square, and look for gifts at Kalustyan's.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip maker .

You can take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

#Parks, #Museums, #Zoos & Aquariums

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Bronx Zoo
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Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

4
days
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Mall at Millenia and Disney Springs. Attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Disney's Animal Kingdom make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Stetson Mansion in DeLand (about 58 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks and revel in the low prices at Orlando International Premium Outlets.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Orlando holiday planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Orlando in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in December, expect Orlando to be warmer, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Orlando

#Theme Parks, #Shopping, #Parks

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Stetson Mansion
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Disney's Animal Kingdom ©
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks

4
days
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.
Shop till you drop at The Grove and Bergamot Station. Bring the kids along to Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Los Angeles takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Orlando to Los Angeles. Traveling from Orlando in December, things will get a bit cooler in Los Angeles: highs are around 23°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Shopping

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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