19 days in Cincinnati, Scottsdale & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

19 days in Cincinnati, Scottsdale & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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19 days in Cincinnati, Scottsdale & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  5​h
1
Cincinnati
— 8 nights
+3
foot + Fly + train + bus:  7​h
2
Scottsdale
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  13​h
End: New York City

8
nights
Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Carillon Historical Park and Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park and Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm. Explore Cincinnati's surroundings by going to Keeneland (in Lexington), Miami Valley Gaming (in Lebanon) and National Museum of the U.S. Air Force (in Dayton). And it doesn't end there: try your luck at JACK Cincinnati Casino, steep yourself in history at John Parker House, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Buffalo Trace Distillery, and identify plant and animal life at Cincinnati Nature Center.

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New York City to Cincinnati is an approximately 5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from New York City in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 33°F in Cincinnati. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Scottsdale.

Things to do in Cincinnati

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Fun & Games

Side Trips

Dayton, Ripley, Miami Valley Gaming, Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm, Summit Park
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JACK Cincinnati Casino ©
JACK Cincinnati Casino
Keeneland ©
Keeneland
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden ©
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

6
nights
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Visit Casa Grande Ruins National Monument and Goldfield Ghost Town for their historical value. Get in touch with nature at Desert Botanical Garden and Balloon Rides. Take a break from Scottsdale with a short trip to Horseback Riding Tours in Phoenix, about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Camelback Mountain, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Phoenix Zoo, and look for all kinds of wild species at McDowell Sonoran Preserve.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Scottsdale day trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Cincinnati to Scottsdale takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cincinnati to Scottsdale. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Cincinnati in November, with highs in Scottsdale at 78°F and lows at 55°F. On the 30th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Scottsdale

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Tours

Side Trips

Phoenix, Goldfield Ghost Town, Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Balloon Rides

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cape Final Trail. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): trek along Cape Final Trail. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, then hike along South Kaibab Trail, and then take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

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You can drive from Scottsdale to Grand Canyon National Park in 4 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Scottsdale in November; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 54°F and lows reach 22°F. On the 3rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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