Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon Travel Guide

Articles about Grand Canyon

By Caroline Hallemann

Stunning vistas from the Grand Canyon to Dubai—and how to see them for yourself.

By Caroline Hallemann
Calling all future Leslie Knopes! Visiting America’s National Parks is about to get a little easier. Last week, President Obama announced a new “Every Kid in a Park” initiative, which grants fourth-graders and their families free admission to Nati...
By Deston Nokes

From coastlines to ridgelines, America’s best views offer some exceptional sight lines.

By Marnie Hunter
See our slideshow of the World’s Best Restaurant Views. Warm beige tones, rich graphic accents, and futuristic chairs give Le Jules Verne a contemporary elegance, while dishes from superstar chef Alain Ducasse create a joie de vivre in diners’ mo...
By Marnie Hunter

Amazing restaurants that marry heavenly views with multi-starred menus.

Restaurants in Grand Canyon

The View: Soak in two billion years of geologic history—layered in slivers of deep orange, dusty violet, moss, and gray—from the dining room at the El Tovar Hotel, set about 50 yards from the edge of the Grand Canyon’s South Rim.

Things to do in Grand Canyon

Geological history, dramatically summed up in one 5,500-foot-deep abyss. If you drive to the South Rim yourself, leave your car in Tusayan and take the shuttle into the park. At the Grand Canyon Visitor Center, decide on an easy tour or an ambitious hike.