8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly + Bus:  27 h
1
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  13 h 15 min
2
Key West
— 1 day
Bus:  1 h 15 min
3
Marathon, Florida Keys
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  23 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

1
night
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.
Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along Point Imperial Drive, then take an in-depth tour of Bright Angel History Room, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 29- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from New Delhi to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll gain 12.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in December, things will get cooler in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 8°C and lows about -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Scenic Drive Outdoors Nature
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel History Room ©
Bright Angel History Room

1
day
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): immerse yourself in nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, then browse the exhibits of Truman Little White House, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Key West trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December: high temperatures in Key West hover around 30°C and lows are around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
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Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

3
nights
Marathon, Florida Keys

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): stroll through Bahia Honda State Park, look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and then kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Gemini Dream Charters and then look for all kinds of wild species at Marathon Garden Club.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Marathon road trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. December in Marathon sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Marathon Garden Club ©
Marathon Garden Club

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