5 days in Galena & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

5 days in Galena & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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Drive
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Galena
+3
Taxi to Dubuque, IA, Bus to Madison, Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Maswik Lodge
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Bus to Flagstaff Amtrak, Fly to Madison, Bus to Dubuque

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Galena

Galena is the largest city in and the county seat of Jo Daviess County, Illinois, with a population of 3,429 at the 2010 census. On the 1st (Tue), make a trip to Fenelon Place Elevator Co..

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Galena journey maker site.

Dubuque to Galena is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Galena are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Tue) before leaving for Grand Canyon National Park.
Highlights from your trip

Grand Canyon National Park

— 2 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
You've now added North Kaibab Trail to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: hike along South Kaibab Trail, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, get great views at Mather Point, and take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi, bus, and flight from Galena to Grand Canyon National Park takes 15.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Galena in June, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are somewhat warmer (85°F), and nights are slightly colder (42°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature