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Rim Trail, Grand Canyon National Park
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For a non-strenuous hike along the inner canyon coupled with unrestricted views of the spectacular gorge, try Rim Trail inside Grand Canyon National Park. The park, a World Heritage Site, has made hikes along this trail easier thanks to the well-managed, paved terrain. You can appreciate the remarkable views of the 1.6 km (1 mi) deep canyon cut by the Colorado River from any of the viewpoints along the trail. The full trail is 21 km (13 mi) trail, but if you get tired beforehand, there are shuttles that run from various points along the trail throughout the day. For a memorable end-of-day view, head to Hopi Point to watch the sunset. The park urges you to carry water at all times, and remember to wear good walking shoes. Add Rim Trail to your Grand Canyon National Park travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Grand Canyon National Park vacation route planner.
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  • I could not make me an idea of how impressive that is, or I could pass it in the hundreds of photos that I did. YOU HAVE TO SEE IT. In addition, what is very well care and with many facilities. For example, water by all sides and very good indications and options perfect and compulsory visits
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  • Bila masih ada waktu, sehat dan mampu kenapa tidak mencoba untuk pengalaman sekali seumur hidup. Memang perjalanan sangat melelahkan namun pemandangan dan pengalaman yang indah membuat kelelahan menja...  more »
  • A lot people do the canyon on an organised coach trip while staying in Vegas, which will show you the popular points, however for a more immersive experience, and without hiking into the canyon, it is...  more »