19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Milwaukee
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12 h
1
Kapaau
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
3
Lahaina
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
4
Lihue
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
5
Honolulu
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
6
Wailea
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
End: Milwaukee

2
nights
Kapaau

Kapaau ©
Kapaau is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States, at the northern tip of the big island of Hawaii. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Waipiʻo Valley Lookout as well as Waipio Valley.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kapaau journey planner.

Milwaukee to Kapaau is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Milwaukee in August, expect Kapaau to be a bit cooler, temps between 73°F and 50°F. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

Things to do in Kapaau

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Island of Hawaii, Waipiʻo Valley Lookout
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Kohala Mountain Range ©
Kohala Mountain Range
Waipiʻo Valley Lookout ©
Waipiʻo Valley Lookout
Waipio Valley ©
Waipio Valley

2
nights
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park ©
Volcanoes have played an important role in shaping the Earth, and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park shows visitors the process in action.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Papakōlea Green Sand Beach, Rainbow Falls, Akaka Falls State Park, and other attractions. The adventure continues: hike along Kilauea Iki Trailhead and take in the dramatic natural features at Thurston Lava Tube (Nahuku).

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kapaau to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in 3 hours. While traveling from Kapaau, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lahaina.

Things to do in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hilo, Chain of Craters Rd, Papakōlea Green Sand Beach
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Kilauea Iki Trailhead ©
Kilauea Iki Trailhead
Akaka Falls State Park ©
Akaka Falls State Park
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach ©
Papakōlea Green Sand Beach

4
nights
Lahaina

Lahaina ©
Once the booming capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, the tropical paradise of Lahaina still remains one of Maui's top vacation attractions, providing both culture and recreation.
Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel has been added to your itinerary. Spend the 6th (Sun) exploring the striking scenery along Hana Highway - Road to Hana.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lahaina tour itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to Lahaina in 4.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lihue.

Things to do in Lahaina

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Hana Highway - Road to Hana
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Hana Highway - Road to Hana ©
Hana Highway - Road to Hana
Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel ©
Ultimate Whale Watch & Snorkel

3
nights
Lihue

Lihue ©
Lihue or Līhue is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) and the county seat of Kauai County, Hawaii. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Na Pali Coast State Park, Spouting Horn and Kauai Backcountry Adventures. Step out of Lihue to go to Waimea and see Waimea Canyon State Park, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Poipu Beach Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Lihue trip planner.

Getting from Lahaina to Lihue by flight takes about 3.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Lihue are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Lihue

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Poipu, Waimea Canyon State Park, Na Pali Coast State Park
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Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Kauai Backcountry Adventures ©
Kauai Backcountry Adventures

4
nights
Honolulu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Polynesian Cultural Center, Manoa Falls and Diamond Head State Monument.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Honolulu road trip planning website.

You can fly from Lihue to Honolulu in 2.5 hours. In September in Honolulu, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 76°F at night. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Wailea.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Polynesian Cultural Center
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Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
Manoa Falls ©
Manoa Falls
Polynesian Cultural Center ©
Polynesian Cultural Center

3
nights
Wailea

Wailea ©
Wailea is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawaii, United States. On the 16th (Wed), get impressive views of Molokini Crater, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Makena Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Wailea Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Big Beach, thenlearn about winemaking at Maui Wine, Ulupalakua Vineyards, thenkick back and relax at Wailea Beach Path, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ulua Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Wailea online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Honolulu to Wailea takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in September, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Wailea

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Maui, Maui Wine, Ulupalakua Vineyards
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 18:
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Wailea Beach ©
Wailea Beach
Molokini Crater ©
Molokini Crater
Makena Beach ©
Makena Beach

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