10 days in Utah Itinerary

10 days in Utah Itinerary

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10 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: San Jose
Fly + Drive:  14​h 30​min
1
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Park City
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: San Jose

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): hike along Navajo Loop Trail and then hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park trip builder website .

San Jose, Costa Rica to Bryce Canyon National Park is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and car; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from San Jose to Bryce Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Jose in December, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be colder, temps between 2°C and -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

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.
Get in touch with nature at The Narrows and Zion National Park. It doesn't end there: trek along Angel's Landing and take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Zion National Park day trip tool .

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Zion National Park: highs are around 11°C and lows about -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Park City.

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

2
nights
Park City

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): stroll through Deer Valley Resort and then get a taste of the local shopping with Park City Main Street Historic District. On your second day here, fly down the slopes at Park City Mountain Resort and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Park City trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle from Zion National Park to Park City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Zion National Park in January, you will find days in Park City are much colder (0°C), and nights are little chillier (-15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Park City

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Deer Valley Resort ©
Deer Valley Resort
Park City Mountain Resort ©
Park City Mountain Resort

2
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Delicate Arch, then take in the dramatic natural features at Double Arch, then identify plant and animal life at Double Arch, and finally explore the striking landscape at Turret Arch.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Moab trip itinerary planning website .

Getting from Park City to Moab by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Park City in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Moab, with lows around -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Arches National Park
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch

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