10 days in Utah Itinerary

10 days in Utah Itinerary

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10 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h
4
Park City
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 15​min
End: New York City

3
nights
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Step out of the city life by going to Slickrock Bike Trail and Park Avenue Trail. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Windows and Double Down Bike Shop. There's lots more to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, stroll through Nature & Parks, cruise along La Sal Mountain Loop, and explore the striking landscape at Wilson's Arch.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Moab trip planner .

New York City to Moab is an approximately 10-hour combination of bus, flight, and car. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Moab due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in August, expect nights in Moab to be little chillier, around 63°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 92°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Arches National Park
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road & ATV Trails
Wilson's Arch ©
Wilson's Arch
Slickrock Bike Trail ©
Slickrock Bike Trail

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. On the 6th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., then trek along Wildcat Trail, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Monument Valley trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Moab to Monument Valley takes 3 hours. Traveling from Moab in August, things will get little chillier in Monument Valley: highs are around 87°F and lows about 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©

2
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bryce Amphitheatre and Paria View. Escape the urban bustle at Rim Trail and Peek-A-Boo Loop. And it doesn't end there: get great views at Rainbow Point, hike along Navajo Loop Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Queen's Garden Trail, and take in breathtaking views at Sunset Point.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park travel planner .

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 6 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in August, things will get little chillier in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 77°F and lows about 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Park City.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Bryce Amphitheatre ©
Bryce Amphitheatre
Rainbow Point ©
Rainbow Point

2
nights
Park City

Known globally as the home of the country's largest independent film festival, Park City finds its roots as an old silver boomtown located on the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 10th (Sat), see what you can catch with a fishing tour, stop by Heber Valley Artisan Cheese, and then admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Park City trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Bryce Canyon National Park to Park City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in August, you will find days in Park City are a bit warmer (86°F), and nights are about the same (48°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Park City

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Heber Valley Artisan Cheese, Bridal Veil Falls
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls
Heber Valley Artisan Cheese ©
Heber Valley Artisan Cheese

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