10 days in Utah Itinerary

10 days in Utah Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Blanding
— 3 nights
2
Monticello
— 1 night
3
Canyonlands National Park
— 1 night
4
Arches National Park
— 3 nights

3
nights
Blanding

Blanding ©
Blanding is a city in San Juan County, Utah, United States. You've added Butler Wash Archeological Ruin, Arch Canyon, Blanding Visitor's Center, and other attractions to your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at The Edge of the Cedars State Park and Little Westwater Ruin. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Grand Gulch Primitive Area and Hite Crossing Bridge. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Dinosaur Museum.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Blanding attractions planner.

Kansas City to Blanding is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Blanding due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Kansas City in March since evenings lows in Blanding dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Monticello.

Things to do in Blanding

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Gulch Primitive Area
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The Edge of the Cedars State Park ©
The Edge of the Cedars State Park
The Dinosaur Museum ©
The Dinosaur Museum
Mule Canyon Ruins ©
Mule Canyon Ruins

1
night
Monticello

Monticello ©
Monticello is a city located in San Juan County, Utah, and is the county seat. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chesler Park Loop Trail. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Frontier Museum, don't miss a visit to Big Four Tractor, thentrek along Chesler Park Loop Trail, and finally delve into the distant past at Newspaper Rock Recreation Site.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Monticello day trip site.

Monticello is just a short distance from Blanding. In March, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Canyonlands National Park.

Things to do in Monticello

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Chesler Park Loop Trail ©
Chesler Park Loop Trail
Frontier Museum ©
Frontier Museum

1
night
Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park
Canyonlands National Park features myriad canyons and buttes that the Colorado River, Green River, and their tributaries have carved over millions of years in hues of red and orange.
On the 28th (Sun), hike along Aztec Butte Trail, stroll through Pothole Point Trail, thenexplore the landscape on two wheels at White Rim Road, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at White Rim Trail.

To plan Canyonlands National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Monticello to Canyonlands National Park by car takes about 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Canyonlands National Park can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Canyonlands National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

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nights
Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Visiting Delicate Arch and Tower of Babel will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tower Arch and Tunnel Arch. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Turret Arch, hike along Landscape Arch, and stroll through Windows.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Arches National Park trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Canyonlands National Park to Arches National Park in 1.5 hours. March in Arches National Park sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 1st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Tower Arch ©
Tower Arch
Courthouse Towers ©
Courthouse Towers

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