7 days in Houston, Concord & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

7 days in Houston, Concord & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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Houston
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Concord
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Grand Canyon National Park
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Houston
— 1 night

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Houston

Houston ©

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
On the 2nd (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Hermann Park's Japanese Garden, then get curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, then explore the galleries of Cockrell Butterfly Center, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Water Wall.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Houston trip itinerary builder app.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Houston. In November, daytime highs in Houston are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Concord.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Wildlife
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Science Museum
Cockrell Butterfly Center
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Waterfall
Water Wall
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Concord

Concord ©
Concord is the largest city in Contra Costa County, California. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): make a splash at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. Keep things going the next day: join the crowd at Sears Point Racing Experience.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Concord online route planner.

Explore your travel options from Houston to Concord with the Route module. Traveling from Houston to Concord, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Houston in November, things will get slightly colder in Concord: highs are around 67°F and lows about 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Concord

Theme Parks

Side Trips

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Mather Point and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Grand Canyon National Park using our trip planner.

Getting from Concord to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 12.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Concord to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Concord in November, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be cooler, around 22°F, while days are little chillier, around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Houston.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
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Hiking Trail
Rim Trail
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Lookout
Mather Point
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Houston

Houston ©

Bayou City

On the 8th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston and then explore the galleries of 1892 Bishop's Palace.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Houston trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Houston in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Houston due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Houston, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Side Trip

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Historic Site
1892 Bishop's Palace
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