4 days in Dolores & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

4 days in Dolores & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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Start: New York City
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11 h
1
Dolores
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  12 h 30 min
End: New York City

1
night
Dolores

Dolores
The Town of Dolores is a Statutory Town in Montezuma County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): examine the collection at Rio Grande Southern Railroad Museum., then get engrossed in the history at The Anasazi Heritage Center, and then contemplate the waterfront views at McPhee Reservoir.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Dolores trip planner.

New York City to Dolores is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Dolores is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in October, Dolores is much colder at night with lows of 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Dolores

Museums Parks Nature
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The Anasazi Heritage Center
The Anasazi Heritage Center
McPhee Reservoir ©
McPhee Reservoir

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.
On the 3rd (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dolores to Grand Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In October in Grand Canyon National Park, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 31°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

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