8 days in Grand Canyon National Park & Las Vegas Itinerary

8 days in Grand Canyon National Park & Las Vegas Itinerary

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8 days in Grand Canyon National Park & Las Vegas Itinerary

Start: Miami
Fly + bus:  13​h 30​min
1
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Miami

4
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, cruise along East Rim Drive, make a trip to Grand Canyon Village, and hike along Bright Angel Trail.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder site .

Miami to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Miami in March; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 57°F and lows reach 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

3
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 19th (Thu), explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, have fun at Paris Las Vegas, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. On the next day, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, and then see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip website .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March, expect nights in Las Vegas to be much hotter, around 52°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 74°F. On the 21st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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