8 days in Underwood, Crater Lake National Park & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

8 days in Underwood, Crater Lake National Park & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner
Make it your trip
Drive
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Underwood
— 1 night
Drive
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Crater Lake National Park
— 2 nights
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon National Park
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Bus to Flagstaff Amtrak, Fly to Seattle

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Underwood — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Wind River Cellars. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and then do a tasting at AniChe Cellars.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Underwood trip planner.

Seattle to Underwood is an approximately 4-hour car ride. In July, daytime highs in Underwood are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Crater Lake National Park.
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Side Trips

Crater Lake National Park — 2 nights

Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
On the 31st (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Crater Lake National Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Crater Lake National Park route planner.

Traveling by car from Underwood to Crater Lake National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Underwood, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Crater Lake National Park, ranging from highs of 94°F to lows of 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.
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Highlights from your trip

Grand Canyon National Park — 4 nights

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 2nd (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, hike along South Kaibab Trail, take in the pleasant sights at Pipe Creek Vista, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Crater Lake National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Crater Lake National Park to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. In August, Grand Canyon National Park is little chillier than Crater Lake National Park - with highs of 80°F and lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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