11 days in Utah Itinerary

11 days in Utah Itinerary

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11 days in Utah Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City
Drive:  3 h 30 min
1
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Mexican Hat
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Cannonville
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Cedar City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Salt Lake City

3
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Castle Valley and Double O Arch. Escape the urban bustle at Arches National Park and Double Arch. Change things up with a short trip to Turret Arch in Arches National Park (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: cruise along Colorado Riverway Recreation Area, take in the awesome beauty at Double Down Bike Shop, explore the stunning scenery at Lions Park, and stroll through Park Avenue Trail.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, read our Moab journey builder tool .

Salt Lake City to Moab is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Salt Lake City in November, Moab is a bit cooler at night with lows of 29°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Mexican Hat.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Arches National Park
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Slickrock Bike Trail ©
Slickrock Bike Trail
Lions Park ©
Lions Park

1
night
Mexican Hat

Mexican Hat ©
Mexican Hat is a census-designated place (CDP) on the San Juan River on the northern edge of the Navajo Nations borders in south-central San Juan County, Utah, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): trek along Wildcat Trail, then make a trip to Forrest Gump Point, then explore the striking landscape at Valley of the Gods, and finally cruise along Moki Dugway.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Mexican Hat driving holiday website .

Getting from Moab to Mexican Hat by car takes about 2.5 hours. November in Mexican Hat sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Cannonville.

Things to do in Mexican Hat

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Moki Dugway, Wildcat Trail
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Valley of the Gods ©
Valley of the Gods
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail
Moki Dugway ©
Moki Dugway

1
night
Cannonville

Cannonville ©
Cannonville is a town in Garfield County, Utah, United States, along Utah Scenic Byway 12. On the 21st (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Queen's Garden Trail, then explore the striking landscape at Wall Street, and then immerse yourself in nature at Kodachrome Basin State Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Cannonville tour planner.

Traveling by car from Mexican Hat to Cannonville takes 5.5 hours. Traveling from Mexican Hat in November, things will get little chillier in Cannonville: highs are around 47°F and lows about 18°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Cedar City.

Things to do in Cannonville

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Bryce Canyon National Park
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Kodachrome Basin State Park ©
Kodachrome Basin State Park
Wall Street ©
Wall Street

2
nights
Cedar City

Cedar City ©
Cedar City is a city in Iron County, Utah, United States, 250mi south of Salt Lake City, and 180mi north of Las Vegas on Interstate 15. On the 22nd (Thu), hit the slopes at Brian Head Resort, explore the stunning scenery at Dixie National Forest, and then stroll through Veterans Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parowan Gap Petroglyphs.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cedar City trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Cannonville to Cedar City takes 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Cannonville in November; daily highs in Cedar City reach 55°F and lows reach 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Cedar City

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Brian Head Resort, Parowan Gap Petroglyphs
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Dixie National Forest ©
Dixie National Forest
Brian Head Resort ©
Brian Head Resort
Parowan Gap Petroglyphs ©
Parowan Gap Petroglyphs

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Court of the Patriarchs and Temple of Sinawava Trail. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hidden Canyon and Riverside Walk. Spend the 24th (Sat) exploring nature at The Narrows.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Zion National Park online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Cedar City to Zion National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Cedar City in November, you will find days in Zion National Park are a bit warmer (61°F), and nights are about the same (29°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Court of the Patriarchs ©
Court of the Patriarchs
Hidden Canyon ©
Hidden Canyon
Temple of Sinawava Trail ©
Temple of Sinawava Trail

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