8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Pensacola
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Flagstaff
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
4
Winslow
— 1 night
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Pensacola

1
night
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 16th (Tue), don't miss a visit to The Strip and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas travel itinerary planner.

Pensacola to Las Vegas is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Pensacola to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Pensacola in July: highs in Las Vegas hover around 104°F, while lows dip to 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Canyon West. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): trot along with Grand Canyon West. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and then engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum.

To find ratings and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip website .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in July; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 84°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Tours Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point

2
nights
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park and then Head underground at Lava River Cave. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot and then take a memorable drive along Oak Creek Vista Point.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Flagstaff day trip planning website .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Flagstaff by car takes about 2 hours. In July in Flagstaff, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for the train ride to Winslow.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Nature Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Grand Canyon Railway Depot, Oak Creek Vista Point
Highlights from your plan
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park ©
Oak Creek Vista Point ©
Oak Creek Vista Point
Grand Canyon Railway Depot ©
Grand Canyon Railway Depot

1
night
Winslow

Winslow ©
Winslow is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Navajo County Historical Museum, then admire the natural beauty at 9/11 Remembrance Garden, and then explore the galleries of Meteor Crater.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Winslow journey planner.

Traveling by train from Flagstaff to Winslow takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Flagstaff in July: high temperatures in Winslow hover around 95°F and lows are around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Winslow

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Navajo County Historical Museum
Highlights from your plan
Rock Art Canyon Ranch ©
Rock Art Canyon Ranch
Meteor Crater ©
Meteor Crater
Navajo County Historical Museum ©
Navajo County Historical Museum

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