These trip ideas are designed by our specialists, who’ve travelled the routes themselves and have a guidebook-like knowledge of The USA. Each trip idea highlights a route we’ve loved travelling, which showcases aspects of The USA we're passionate about, not just the run-of-the-mill tourist circuits. Use these ideas to give you a starting point, some inspiration, as you decide what you want to do on your trip to The USA. Then speak to us and we’ll start to bring your trip to life to suit your tastes.
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Our Hidden Beaches Itineraries
Hidden Beaches is our select collection of exclusive beach destinations.
Beach + City
Take in a visit to the city of Boston with time on the New England coast. Combine history and culture with the American seaside at Cape Cod.
12 Days from £2,112pp
3 nights Boston, including breakfast; 7 nights Sea Crest Beach Hotel, including breakfast. Includes flights and transfers plus hire car.View this itinerary
Beach + City
Explore the diverse city of Los Angeles before driving south past the cosmopolitan beach resorts of southern California. There is time to relax on San Diego's expansive sandy beaches or take in the city's vibrant nightlife.
12 Days from £2,231pp
3 nights Los Angeles, room only, including excursion; 7 nights Hotel del Coronado, room only. Includes flights and transfers plus hire car.View this itinerary
Beach + City
Enjoy a trip to the American south taking in the history and architecture of Savannah and a beach break on Jekyll Island.
11 Days from £2,460pp
2 nights Savannah, including breakfast and excursions; 7 nights Jekyll Island Club Hotel, including breakfast. Includes flights and transfers plus hire car.View this itinerary
Beach + City
A lovely two centre itinerary including a visit to the bustling city of Boston followed by a sedate and relaxing beach break on the New England coast at Chatham.
12 Days from £2,912pp
3 nights Boston, room-only, including excursion; 7 nights Chatham Bars Inn, room-only. Includes flights and transfers plus hire car.View this itinerary
Beach + City
Explore San Francisco's diverse neighbourhoods and cycle over the Golden Gate Bridge before a relaxing week discovering Hawaii's 'Big Island'.
13 Days from £2,919pp
3 nights San Francisco, including excursions; 7 nights Mauna Kea, room only. Includes flights and transfers, plus a night in Los Angeles.View this itinerary
Beach + Wildlife & Scenery
Spend a few days exploring Volcanoes National Park on 'The Big Island' before relaxing amongst Kauai's natural beauty.
12 Days from £3,086pp
3 nights Volcanoes National Park, room only; 7 nights Koa Kea, room only. Includes flights and transfers.View this itinerary
Beach + City
Experience one of the world's most popular cities, San Francisco, taking in its iconic sites before escaping to the laid back and welcoming atmosphere of Maui for complete escapism on Hawaii's "Valley Isle".
12 Days from £3,765pp
3 nights San Francisco, room only, including excursions; 7 nights Fairmont Kea Lani, room only. Includes flights and transfers plus hire car.View this itinerary
Spend a few days in peaceful Hana on Maui's eastern tip before heading to Lanai, one of Hawaii's most tranquil islands.
13 Days from £4,706pp
3 nights Maui, room only; 7 nights Four Seasons Resort at Manele Bay, room only. Includes flights and transfers, plus a night in Los Angeles.View this itinerary
Some of our favourite travel guides
The Central Californian Coast
California's central coast stretches for 350 miles (563 km) from the north of Los Angeles to just south of San Francisco, and is one of world's most beautiful shorelines. If you enjoy self-drive holidays this is a good place in which to embark on this type of trip.View this travel guide
Plantation homes of the Deep South
Plantation properties can be found across the Deep South of the USA. Include a visit to these homes are part of your tailor-made trip to the Deep South and glimpse into the lives of wealthy estate owners, their families and slaves during the 18th and 19th centuries.View this travel guide
Cities such as Seattle and Portland, national parks consisting of volcanic mountain ranges, vast swathes of temperate forests and varied wildlife make up this beautiful region. If you would like to explore our Country Specialists are on hand to help you plan you trip.View this travel guide
The boroughs of New York City
Whether you're planning a trip to New York to see its architecture, to go shopping, take in a Broadway show or visit one or more of its museums and galleries, the five boroughs that make up the 'Big Apple' have something to offer everyone.View this travel guide
Combine a USA city break with a wilderness adventure
Combining a city break with some of the USA's national parks is an ideal way to experience the best of both worlds on a trip to this vast country. Our Country Specialists can help you to decide which cities and parks are best suited to your preferences and needs.View this travel guide
NYC & Capital Region
This region includes New York, Washington D.C. and Philadelphia. Whether you want to visit coastal settlements, discover Virginia's rich history, or drive through New York state's magnificent scenery, we can provide detailed advice and plan a trip to suit you.View this travel guide
Experience Yellowstone National Park
Located in Wyoming and extending into Montana and Idaho, Yellowstone is America's oldest and largest national park. Here you can experience the world-famous geothermal features, abundant wildlife, lakes, rivers and canyons, as well as hiking and other outdoor activities.View this travel guide
New England has beautiful scenery and a shoreline dotted with lighthouses and clapboard houses. The surrounding waters offer you the opportunity to spot whales and the pleasant roads mean it's particularly well suited to self-drive trips.View this travel guide
Natural wonders of the Pacific Northwest
If you'd like to organise a tailor-made trip to the Pacific Northwest you'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to the incredible array of wildlife, wilderness and natural wonders, including a guided tour of the infamous Mount St Helens.View this travel guide
Rockies & Southwest
Visit the Grand Canyon and Yellowstone National Park, explore Wild West landscapes, learn about native culture and enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities with a tailor-made itinerary to the Rockies and Southwest.View this travel guide
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