11 days in Zion National Park & Moab Itinerary

11 days in Zion National Park & Moab Itinerary

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11 days in Zion National Park & Moab Itinerary

Start: Zion National Park
1
Zion National Park
— 7 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Moab
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Zion National Park

7
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zion National Park: Bryce Canyon National Park (Inspiration Point, Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, & more), Springdale (Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, Joy Craft & Design, & more) and Grand Canyon National Park (Point Imperial Drive, Lava Falls, & more). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of The Narrows, take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon, and admire all the interesting features of Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Zion National Park trip planning tool .

Expect a daytime high around 61°F in November, and nighttime lows around 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Springdale, Bryce Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Lava Falls ©
Lava Falls
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

2
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Step out of Moab with an excursion to Delicate Arch in Arches National Park--about 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park, explore the striking landscape at Turret Arch, stroll through Hurrah Pass Road, and admire the majestic nature at Dead Horse Point State Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Moab online holiday builder .

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Moab takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and car. Traveling from Zion National Park in December, things will get a bit cooler in Moab: highs are around 38°F and lows about 15°F. On the 6th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Arches National Park
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
Dead Horse Point State Park ©
Dead Horse Point State Park

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