10 days in Yellowstone National Park, Las Vegas & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

10 days in Yellowstone National Park, Las Vegas & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
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Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Attractions like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Yellowstone National Park to go to Grand Teton National Park and see Grand Teton, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, hike along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, explore the striking landscape at Aurum Geyser, and identify plant and animal life at Grand Loop Road.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip maker tool.

New York City to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from New York City in October: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 47°F and lows are around 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 13th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and then enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller. Keep things going the next day: shop like a local with The Strip, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas travel route builder website.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 82°F and lows are around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Canyon South Rim and South Kaibab Trail. On the 16th (Fri), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: take some stellar pictures from Powell Point and see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planning app.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums