7 days in Grand Canyon National Park & New Braunfels Itinerary

7 days in Grand Canyon National Park & New Braunfels Itinerary

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7 days in Grand Canyon National Park & New Braunfels Itinerary

Start: Olympia
Drive:  21​h
1
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  17​h
2
New Braunfels
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  6​h 45​min
End: Olympia

3
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.
For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

Olympia to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 21-hour car ride. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Olympia in October: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 31°F. On the 6th (Fri), you're off toNew Braunfels.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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2
nights
New Braunfels

New Braunfels ©
Built upon the back of an older cotton-producing town called Gruene, New Braunfels pays tribute to its heritage by maintaining part of the historical town--its post office, general store, and dance hall among other buildings--inside the city limits.
On the 7th (Sat), make a splash at Schlitterbahn New Braunfels. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): contemplate the long history of New Braunfels Conservation Society and then explore the activities along Landa Park.

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You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to New Braunfels in 17 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer days in New Braunfels, with highs around 83°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Braunfels

Theme Parks Nature Parks
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Schlitterbahn Waterpark New Braunfels ©
New Braunfels Conservation Society ©

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