5 days in Overton, Monument Valley & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

5 days in Overton, Monument Valley & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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Overton
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Monument Valley
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Grand Canyon National Park
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Overton

Overton ©
Overton is an Unincorporated Town located in Clark County, Nevada. Your day by day itinerary now includes Fire Wave. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Fire Wave, then explore the striking landscape at Mouse's Tank, then admire the majestic nature at Valley of Fire State Park, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Elephant Rock.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Overton day trip planning app.

Las Vegas to Overton is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and car. In May, daily temperatures in Overton can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Overton

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Fire Wave ©
Fire Wave
Mouse's Tank ©
Mouse's Tank

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trot along with a tour on horseback, examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Monument Valley tour itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Overton to Monument Valley takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Overton to Monument Valley due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Overton, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Monument Valley, ranging from highs of 74°F to lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

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Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Off-Road Tours

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes White Pockets, Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): get great views at Horseshoe Bend, explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, head outdoors with White Pockets, then hike along Rim Trail, and finally take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Pipe Creek Vista and then trek along South Kaibab Trail.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Monument Valley to Grand Canyon National Park takes 5.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Monument Valley in May: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 68°F and lows are around 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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