15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Playa del Carmen
+2
ferry + taxi + Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Poipu, Kauai
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Wailuku, Maui
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Hilo, Island of Hawaii
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  14​h 45​min
5
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
6
Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Key West
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  7​h 30​min
End: Playa del Carmen

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): contemplate the long history of USS Arizona Memorial, steep yourself in history at Battleship Missouri Memorial, and then take in the pleasant sights at Diamond Head State Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Iolani Palace, then examine the collection at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Makapuu Lighthouse Trail.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Honolulu itinerary planner .

Playa del Carmen, Mexico to Honolulu is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Poipu.

Things to do in Honolulu

Historic Sites Trails Parks
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Battleship Missouri Memorial ©
Battleship Missouri Memorial
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail ©
Makapuu Lighthouse Trail
Iolani Palace ©
Iolani Palace

2
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Poipu, Kauai

Poipu ©
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. On the 28th (Tue), kick back and relax at Poipu Beach Park, then take in the dramatic scenery at Wailua Falls, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the next day, explore the stunning scenery at Waimea Canyon State Park and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Poipu day trip site .

Getting from Honolulu to Poipu by flight takes about 2.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Poipu can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Wailuku.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Wailua Falls, Scuba & Snorkeling, Kayaking & Canoeing, Waimea Canyon State Park
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Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Wailuku, Maui

Wailuku ©
Wailuku is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): wander the streets of Lahaina Front Street, then make a trip to Lahaina Banyan Court, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Napili Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Maui Ocean Center, then kick back and relax at Wailea Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ho'okipa Beach Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Wailuku sightseeing planner .

Getting from Poipu to Wailuku by flight takes about 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Wailuku are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hilo.

Things to do in Wailuku

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Lahaina, Wailea Beach, Ho'okipa Beach Park
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Maui Ocean Center ©
Maui Ocean Center
Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Ho'okipa Beach Park ©
Ho'okipa Beach Park

2
nights
Hilo, Island of Hawaii

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 1st (Sat): go for a walk through Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, immerse yourself in nature at Akaka Falls State Park, then take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and finally admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hilo journey planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Wailuku to Hilo takes 2.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Hilo can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Hilo

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
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Akaka Falls State Park ©
Akaka Falls State Park
Rainbow Falls ©
Rainbow Falls
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden ©
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center and then stroll through Central Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and then take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City journey planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Hilo to New York City in 15 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Hilo to New York City. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Hilo in February, with highs in New York City at 9°C and lows at -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): make a splash at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and then discover the magic at Magic Kingdom Park. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort, try out the rides at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Orlando trip maker site .

You can fly from New York City to Orlando in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in February, with highs in Orlando at 28°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Nightlife
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Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park ©
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, visit a coastal fixture at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and then cruise along The Overseas Highway. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor, steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

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You can fly from Orlando to Key West in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Orlando in February, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

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