36 days in South Pacific, United States, Canada, Asia & Middle East Itinerary

36 days in South Pacific, United States, Canada, Asia & Middle East Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Trip Planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

36 days in South Pacific, United States, Canada, Asia & Middle East Itinerary

Start: Blenheim, New Zealand
1
Wellington, New Zealand
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Auckland, New Zealand
— 5 nights
Fly:  12​h
3
Honolulu, United States
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles, United States
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h 45​min
5
Glacier National Park, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 30​min
6
Jasper National Park, Canada
— 4 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  23​h 15​min
7
Hong Kong, China
— 2 nights
Travel:  20​h 45​min
8
Banff National Park, Canada
— 5 nights
shuttle + Fly:  25​h
9
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
10
Sydney, Australia
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h
11
Wellington, New Zealand
— 1 night
End: Blenheim, New Zealand

few
hours
Wellington, New Zealand

Wellington ©
Wellington, the world's southernmost capital city and New Zealand's second most populous urban area, combines the nation's rugged history and nature with its modern and cosmopolitan present.
On the 2nd (Mon), get great views at Wellington Cable Car, then get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Buildings, and then get engrossed in the history at Wellington Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Wellington travel itinerary creator.

Blenheim to Wellington is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Auckland.

Things to do in Wellington

Museums Transportation Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Wellington Museum ©
Wellington Museum
Parliament Buildings ©
Parliament Buildings
Wellington Cable Car ©
Wellington Cable Car

5
nights
Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland ©
The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
Auckland is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Sky Tower, brush up on your military savvy at Auckland Museum, go for a stroll along the water at Viaduct Harbour, and meet the residents at Auckland Zoo.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Auckland trip generator.

Fly from Wellington to Auckland in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Wellington in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Auckland, with lows around 23°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Sat) before leaving for Honolulu.

Things to do in Auckland

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Auckland Zoo ©
Auckland Zoo
Sky Tower ©
Sky Tower
Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum

1
night
Honolulu, United States

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 7th (Sat): contemplate the long history of USS Arizona Memorial, then go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, and then admire the majestic nature at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu custom trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Auckland to Honolulu takes 12 hours. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 22 hours. When traveling from Auckland in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Honolulu, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sun) before leaving for Los Angeles.

Things to do in Honolulu

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve ©
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

3
nights
Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, then see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, then make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Los Angeles takes 8.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is 2 hours. In April, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Honolulu - with highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

1
night
Glacier National Park, United States

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Los Angeles to Glacier National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in April, with highs in Glacier National Park at 15°C and lows at -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Outdoors Trails Nature
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

4
nights
Jasper National Park, Canada

Jasper National Park ©
The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, sprawling Jasper National Park encompasses more than 10,000 sq km (4,200 sq mi) of largely unspoiled mountain wilderness.
Jasper National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, adventure, trails, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Angel Glacier, stroll through Beauty Creek Trail, view the masterpieces at Jasper Artists Guild Brush Fire Gallery, and fly down the slopes at Marmot Basin Ski Area.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Jasper National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Glacier National Park to Jasper National Park in 8.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In April, daily temperatures in Jasper National Park can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Maligne Canyon ©
Maligne Canyon
Cavell Meadows Trail ©
Cavell Meadows Trail
Marmot Basin Ski Area ©
Marmot Basin Ski Area

2
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Hong Kong Disneyland. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ocean Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Hong Kong itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Jasper National Park to Hong Kong with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Jasper National Park to Hong Kong is 15 hours. Traveling from Jasper National Park in April, things will get warmer in Hong Kong: highs are around 31°C and lows about 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park

5
nights
Banff National Park, Canada

Banff National Park ©
Among the world's oldest national parks, Banff National Park serves as a World Heritage-listed mecca for cyclists, hikers, skiers, bird-watchers, mountain climbers, and anyone else with a passion for exploring vast untouched wildernesses.
On the 22nd (Sun), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Sunshine Village. Make the 25th (Wed) a memorable day with a climbing tour. The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at The Lake Louise Ski Resort, stop by Wilsons Mountain Sports, hike along Mount St. Piran, and get great views at Fairview Lookout.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Banff National Park itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Hong Kong to Banff National Park. The time zone difference moving from Hong Kong Time (HKT) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 15 hours. Traveling from Hong Kong in April, things will get colder in Banff National Park: highs are around 8°C and lows about -5°C. You'll set off for Dubai on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
 Sunshine Village ©
Sunshine Village
The Lake Louise Ski Resort ©
The Lake Louise Ski Resort
Mount St. Piran ©
Mount St. Piran

3
nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Dubai is known for shopping, theme parks, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa, make a trip to Jumeirah Mosque, take a memorable drive along Sheikh Zayed Road, and cool off at Wild Wadi Waterpark.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubai trip generator.

Getting from Banff National Park to Dubai by combination of bus, shuttle, and flight takes about 25 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Banff National Park to Dubai is 11 hours. In April, Dubai is much hotter than Banff National Park - with highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
Dubai Fountains ©
Dubai Fountains
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall

5
nights
Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Sydney is known for nightlife, nature, trails, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, and pause for some photo ops at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Sydney itinerary maker.

Getting from Dubai to Sydney by flight takes about 16.5 hours. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in May, with highs in Sydney at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Wellington.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay May 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

1
night
Wellington, New Zealand

Wellington ©
On the 6th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at ZEALANDIA Sanctuary, then see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, then see the sky in a new way at Space Place, and finally examine the collection at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Wellington trip itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and train from Sydney to Wellington in 6 hours. Traveling from Sydney to Wellington, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in May, expect nights in Wellington to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 18°C. On the 7th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wellington

Parks Museums Beaches
Find places to stay May 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
ZEALANDIA Sanctuary ©
ZEALANDIA Sanctuary
Oriental Bay ©
Oriental Bay

Similar Plans

35 days in United States BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 54 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 59 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 39 days in Thailand, Vietnam & Australia BY A USER FROM CANADA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 40 days in Asia & Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 25 days in Hawaii BY A USER FROM TURKEY February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans