Grand Canyon Itineraries

If you only have 1 day, 2 days, 7 days, here’s what to see and do in the Grand Canyon. Go hiking, rafting, entertain the kids, and learn history.

Hiker at Bright Angel Point on the Grand Canyon's North Rim

10 Top Things to do in the Grand Canyon

What to do and see on your Grand Canyon vacation. Go hiking, ride a train or a mule, raft down the Colorado River, and more. Read More...

Bearizona drive-through wildlife park in Williams, Ariz. Courtesy photo

3 Not-to-be Missed Destinations Near the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon may be the Seventh Wonder of the World, but there are more wonders waiting to be explored nearby – canyons, wildlife parks and lakes. Read More...

San Juan Mountains north of Durango

4 Winter Destinations in Grand Canyon Country

Whatever your desire, there are plenty of things to do from November through March in the Grand Canyon. Read More...

Couple holding hands at the Grand Canyon

5 Romantic Things to Do in the Grand Canyon Area

With its amazing red-rock vistas and starry skies, Grand Canyon is a fantastic place to spend a romantic weekend or celebrate an anniversary. Read More...

Swearing in new Junior Rangers at the Grand Canyon. Photo by NPS Michael Quinn

Grand Canyon Junior Ranger Programs for Kids

Junior Rangers follow the directions below to earn their certificate and badge. Earn the Raven, Coyote, Scorpion Award, or the special Phantom Rattler Patch. Read More...

USA Today Ken Burns interview video about the Grand Canyon

Secrets of the Grand Canyon by Ken Burns

Watch the USA Today video interview of Ken Burns to learn about the hidden gems of the Grand Canyon National Park. Read More...

Monument Valley at the Utah Arizona border

Take a Scenic Drive Near the Grand Canyon

We think that a Grand Canyon vacation is America’s greatest road trip. It’s one big scenic drive. In fact, there are so many scenic drive opportunities it’s hard to limit our favorites. Read More...

Top 10 Things to Do with Kids in the Grand Canyon

Ride a bike, take a hike, attend a ranger program, become a Junior Ranger, watch the stars and more things to do with kids in the canyon. Read More...

Video of a perfect day in the Grand Canyon

Your Perfect Day in the Grand Canyon

Have only 24 hours in paradise? Make the most of it with this action-packed itinerary that includes Yavapai and Hopi Points, Bright Angel Trail, and Hermit’s Road Read More...

Grand Canyon Mule Ride. Photo by Whit Richardson

Your Perfect Week in the Grand Canyon

What does your week look like? Mix and match to create the ultimate vacation. Read More...

Grand Canyon Indian Garden. Photo by NPS Michael Quinn

Your Perfect Weekend in the Grand Canyon

Follow this multiday plan for premium Grand Canyon adventure, scenery, and culture. Read More...