11 days in Utah, Colorado & Las Vegas Itinerary

11 days in Utah, Colorado & Las Vegas Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Moab
— 2 nights
2
Aspen
— 2 nights
3
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
4
Las Vegas
— 4 nights


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Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 27th (Sat), get a taste of the local shopping with Bret Edge Photography Gallery and then hike along Arches National Park. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Wilson's Arch, take a memorable tour with Tours, thenexplore the striking landscape at Delicate Arch, and finally stroll through Double Arch.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Moab online holiday builder.

Los Angeles to Moab is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Los Angeles to Moab, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: highs in Moab hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

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Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 29th (Mon), take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells, take a memorable drive along Independence Pass, and then stroll through The John Denver Sanctuary. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Rio Grande Trail, hike along Maroon Lake Scenic Trail, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Windstar Land Conservancy.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Aspen sightseeing app.

Traveling by car from Moab to Aspen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or fly. Traveling from Moab in July, expect Aspen to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can go by car to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City, get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, thenexplore the ancient world of Manitou Cliff Dwellings, thenstroll around Garden of the Gods, and finally identify plant and animal life at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center.

Make your Colorado Springs itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Aspen to Colorado Springs in 4 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Aspen in July, Colorado Springs is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °F. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, Manitou Cliff Dwellings, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Visiting Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours will get you outdoors. Let the collections at The Mob Museum and Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston), Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave) and Boulder City (Hoover Dam & Winged Figures of the Republic Statues). There's much more to do: shop like a local with The Strip, get engrossed in the history at Titanic, see the interesting displays at Nostalgia Street Rods, and pedal to the sights with Escape Adventures.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner.

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Colorado Springs to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Colorado Springs, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Boulder City, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Spring Mountains Visitor Center, Willow Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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