22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Key West
— 3 nights
2
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
3
Sedona
— 2 nights
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
5
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
— 3 nights
6
Kihei, Maui
— 3 nights
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Dolphin Research Center and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. Get in touch with nature at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory. Change things up with these side-trips from Key West: Marathon (The Turtle Hospital & Seven Mile Bridge). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor, steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, and explore and take pictures at The Overseas Highway.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Key West holiday planner.

London, UK to Key West is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Key West due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in July, expect nights in Key West to be warmer, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Marathon
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Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky, sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, thentake in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome, thenfind something for the whole family at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Gatlinburg online tour itinerary maker.

Fly from Key West to Gatlinburg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Key West in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Gatlinburg, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Outdoors Adventure Tours

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
River Rafting & Tubing

2
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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Rock and then explore the stunning scenery at Oak Creek Canyon. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Devil's Bridge Trail, take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), and then explore the striking landscape at Bell Rock.

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

Fly from Gatlinburg to Sedona in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Gatlinburg to Sedona is minus 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car 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
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): hike along Bright Angel Trail and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Mather Point and then hike along Rim Trail.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sedona in July, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °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 Outdoors Trails
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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area and Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Rainbow Falls. Step out of Kailua-Kona to go to Hilo and see Akaka Falls State Park, which is approximately 1h 50 min away. Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mauna Kea.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kailua-Kona online trip maker.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Kailua-Kona in 13.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Kailua-Kona is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, expect much warmer with lows of °C in Kailua-Kona. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kihei.

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

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

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Ho'okipa Beach Park and Scuba & Snorkeling. Venture out of the city with trips to Lahaina (Zipline & Lahaina Banyan Court) and Haleakala Crater (in Haleakala National Park). It doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Wailea Beach and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kihei trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Kailua-Kona to Kihei takes 5.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Kihei

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Lahaina, Helicopter Tours, Haleakala Crater, Ho'okipa Beach Park, Wailea Beach
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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Grand Prismatic Spring and Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center. Step out of the city life by going to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, explore the striking landscape of Lake Butte Overlook, and take some stellar pictures from Lookout Point.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park holiday website.

Getting from Kihei to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 13.5 hours. Traveling from Kihei to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kihei in July, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be much colder, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °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
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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