10 days in Bryce Canyon National Park & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

10 days in Bryce Canyon National Park & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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1
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights

3
nights
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.
Spend the 4th (Tue) exploring nature at Peek-A-Boo Loop. The adventure continues: trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, take in breathtaking views at Sunset Point, get great views at Inspiration Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Queen's Garden Trail.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park online attractions planner.

Arroyo Grande to Bryce Canyon National Park is an approximately 11-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Arroyo Grande in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Bryce Canyon National Park, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

6
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Step out of Yellowstone National Park to go to Grand Teton National Park and see Grand Teton, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, contemplate the waterfront views at Shoshone Lake, appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park tour itinerary builder app.

Fly from Bryce Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, train, taxi, and shuttle. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in August, expect Yellowstone National Park to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. On the 11th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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