5 days in Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

5 days in Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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5 days in Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
1
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Nashville

2
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.
On the 28th (Fri), explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, then steep yourself in history at Hermit's Rest, and finally take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point. On your second day here, trek along Rim Trail and then get great views at Mather Point.

To find photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip builder .

San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from San Francisco, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 45°F to lows of 15°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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