Grand Canyon Travel Guide

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Plan Your Grand Canyon Vacation

When it comes to the Grand Canyon, there are statistics, and there are sensations. While the former are impressive—the canyon measures in at an average width of 10 miles, length of 277 river miles, and depth of 1 mile—they don't truly prepare you for that first impression. Seeing the canyon for the first time is an astounding experience—one that's hard to wrap your head around. In fact, it's more than an experience, it's an emotion, one that's only just beginning to be captured with the superlative "Grand."

Hotels

Grand Canyon Hotels

The park's accommodations include three "historic-rustic" facilities and four motel-style lodges, all of which have undergone significant upgrades over...read more

Restaurants

Grand Canyon Restaurants

Within the park on the South Rim, you can find everything from cafeteria food to casual café fare to creatively prepared, Western- and Southwestern-inspired...read more

Things To Do

Things To Do in Grand Canyon

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

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Grand Canyon Experiences

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