10 days in Utah Itinerary

10 days in Utah Itinerary

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10 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
1
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Kanab
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Escalante
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Toronto

2
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.
Escape the urban bustle at The Narrows and Zion National Park. There's still lots to do: stroll through Angel's Landing.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park online trip builder .

Toronto, Canada to Zion National Park is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Toronto to Zion National Park. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in May: highs in Zion National Park hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kanab.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

1
night
Kanab

Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. On the 20th (Mon), hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, then explore the ancient world of Moqui Cave, and then identify plant and animal life at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kanab vacation app .

Getting from Zion National Park to Kanab by car takes about 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Escalante.

Things to do in Kanab

Tours Wildlife Parks
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Photography Tours
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary ©
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
Moqui Cave ©
Moqui Cave

1
night
Escalante

Escalante ©
Escalante is a city in Garfield County, Utah, United States located along Utah Scenic Byway 12 (SR-12) in the south central part of the state. On the 21st (Tue), cruise along Highway 12 Scenic Byway, then contemplate the waterfront views at Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area, and then admire the sheer force of Lower Calf Creek Falls.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Escalante travel itinerary planner .

Drive from Kanab to Escalante in 3 hours. Traveling from Kanab in May, things will get slightly colder in Escalante: highs are around 20°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Moab.

Things to do in Escalante

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Highway 12 Scenic Byway
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Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area ©
Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area
Lower Calf Creek Falls ©
Lower Calf Creek Falls

3
nights
Moab

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 Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park. Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Dead Horse Point State Park and relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Moab journey planning website .

You can drive from Escalante to Moab in 5 hours. In May, Moab is a bit warmer than Escalante - with highs of 28°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Moab

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Canyonlands National Park ©
Canyonlands National Park
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): cast your line with a fishing tour, view the masterpieces at Fatali Gallery, and then take a stroll through Park City Main Street Historic District. On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at Temple Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salt Lake Temple, and then steep yourself in history at Assembly Hall.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City online vacation planner .

Getting from Moab to Salt Lake City by combination of car and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Park City
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

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