5 days in Utah Itinerary

5 days in Utah Itinerary

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5 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  8​h
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + bus:  10​h 30​min
End: New York City

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Salt Lake City vacation planner.

New York City to Salt Lake City is an approximately 8-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New York City in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Salt Lake City: temperatures range from 92°F by day to 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

#Parks, #Historic Sites
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square

3
nights
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.
Step out of Zion National Park with an excursion to Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor in Virgin--about 44 minutes away. Spend the 2nd (Thu) exploring nature at The Narrows. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Angel's Landing, take some stellar pictures from Observation Point, cruise along Zion Shuttle, and take in breathtaking views at Zion's Main Canyon.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Zion National Park itinerary planning website .

Do a combination of flight and car from Salt Lake City to Zion National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Zion National Park when traveling from Salt Lake City in August, with lows around 51°F. You'll set off for home on the 5th (Sun).

Things to do in Zion National Park

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Nature

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

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