14 days in Phoenix & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

14 days in Phoenix & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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Phoenix
— 10 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
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Phoenix

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Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Get out of town with these interesting Phoenix side-trips: Apache Junction (Goldfield Ghost Town & Lost Dutchman State Park) and Scottsdale (Taliesin West, McDowell Sonoran Preserve, &more). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, explore the world behind art at Heard Museum, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and take in the awesome beauty at Camelback Mountain.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Phoenix trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Phoenix. In October in Phoenix, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks · Tours · Nature · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Helicopter Tour
DETOURS of Arizona
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Balloon Ride
Balloon Rides
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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.
On the 28th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Rim Trail and then get great views at Mather Point.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park holiday planning site.

Getting from Phoenix to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Phoenix in October, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 66°F and lows at 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
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Hiking Trail
Bright Angel Trail
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Hiking Trail
Rim Trail
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