11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Charlotte
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Arches National Park
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  9​h 15​min
Charlotte

3
days
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get in touch with nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with The Strip, ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas road trip planner .

Charlotte to Las Vegas is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Charlotte in July, with highs in Las Vegas at 103°F and lows at 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Parks
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The Strip ©
The Strip
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

2
days
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 14th (Sat), stroll through The Narrows. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Observation Point, then trek along Angel's Landing, and then experience rural life at Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park road trip app .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect nights in Zion National Park to be cooler, around 60°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 92°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trip

Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

2
days
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
On the 16th (Mon), hike along Navajo Loop Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Peek-A-Boo Loop.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, things will get a bit cooler in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 80°F and lows about 47°F. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

#Trails, #Parks, #Outdoors

2
days
Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Double Arch and then stroll through Colorado National Monument. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Fiery Furnace, then don't miss a visit to Wolfe Ranch Rock Art, then take some stellar pictures from Lower Delicate Arch Viewpoint, and finally stroll through Delicate Arch.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Arches National Park trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Arches National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in July; daily highs in Arches National Park reach 95°F and lows reach 66°F. On the 21st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Arches National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Trails

Side Trip

Colorado National Monument
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Colorado National Monument ©
Colorado National Monument
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch

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