16 days in Grand Canyon National Park & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

16 days in Grand Canyon National Park & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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Grand Canyon National Park
— 9 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights

9
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Navajo Bridge and East Rim Drive. Explore hidden gems such as Lipan Point and Yaki Point. Venture out of the city with trips to Vermillion Cliffs Scenic Highway (in Marble Canyon) and Supai (Mooney Falls & Navajo Falls). There's still lots to do: get great views at Maricopa Point, hike along North Kaibab Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Moran Point, and see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park journey site.

Philadelphia to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Philadelphia in July, Grand Canyon National Park is much colder at night with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Tusayan, Supai, Vermillion Cliffs Scenic Highway
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East Rim Drive ©
East Rim Drive
Moran Point ©
Moran Point
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point

5
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Explore hidden gems such as West Thumb Geyser Basin and Firehole Canyon Drive. Get in touch with nature at Midway Geyser Basin and Inspiration Point. Get out of town with these interesting Yellowstone National Park side-trips: Chapel of the Sacred Heart (in Moose) and Cascade Canyon (in Grand Teton National Park). There's still lots to do: hike along Ice Lake Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin, take in the natural beauty of Beryl Spring, and contemplate the waterfront views at Firehole River.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip maker app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 13 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin

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