10 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

10 days in Southwestern Utah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southwestern Utah trip itinerary planner

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Make it your trip
Drive
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Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kanab
— 1 night
Drive
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive to Cedar City Regional Airport, Fly to Sioux Gateway Airport/Brigadier General Bud Day Field

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Zion National Park

— 3 nights
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Spend the 16th (Sun) exploring nature at Zion National Park. And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, take some stellar pictures from Observation Point, cruise along Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway, and take in breathtaking views at Pine Creek Canyon.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Zion National Park driving holiday planner.

Sioux City to Zion National Park is an approximately 15-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Sioux City to Zion National Park is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Sioux City in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 41°F in Zion National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Kanab

— 1 night
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): look for gifts at Denny's Wigwam, then look for all kinds of wild species at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, then get a taste of the local shopping with Raven's Heart Gallery, and finally capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kanab travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Zion National Park to Kanab in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in May, and nighttime lows around 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kanab

Tours · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 5 nights
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 21st (Fri) exploring nature at Peek-A-Boo Loop. There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, hike along Fairyland Loop Trail, and enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kanab to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Kanab in May, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 63°F and 31°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature