10 days in Utah Itinerary

10 days in Utah Itinerary

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10 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h
End: Newark

3
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Moab: Arches National Park (Turret Arch & Delicate Arch). Make the 27th (Sat) an unforgettable day with an extreme tour. On the 28th (Sun), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Arches National Park. It doesn't end there: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour and stop by Moab Rock Shop.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Moab trip planner.

Newark to Moab is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Newark to Moab. Expect little chillier evenings in Moab when traveling from Newark in April, with lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Arches National Park
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch

2
nights
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.
On the 30th (Tue), fly down the slopes at Deer Valley Resort, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square, and then don't miss a visit to Olympic Cauldron Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon and then fly down the slopes at Park City Mountain Resort.

To find photos and other tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by flight from Moab to Salt Lake City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. April in Salt Lake City sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 42°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Park City
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Deer Valley Resort ©
Deer Valley Resort
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon

1
night
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 2nd (Thu), get great views at Sunrise Point, then enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point, then take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, and finally hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park trip tool .

Getting from Salt Lake City to Bryce Canyon National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Salt Lake City in May: highs in Bryce Canyon National Park hover around 63°F, while lows dip to 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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.
On the 3rd (Fri), take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, hike along Angel's Landing, and then explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

Make your Zion National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in May: high temperatures in Zion National Park hover around 76°F and lows are around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive

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