12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Phoenix
Drive:  2 h 15 min
1
Flagstaff
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
2
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
4
Moab
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h
End: Phoenix

2
nights
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Chapel of the Holy Cross and Historic Downtown and Railroad District. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Historic Old Town Cottonwood and Arizona Copper Art Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Sedona (Honshin Fine Art, Cathedral Rock, &more). There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Walnut Canyon National Monument and explore the world behind art at West of the Moon Gallery.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Flagstaff tour itinerary builder site.

Phoenix to Flagstaff is an approximately 2.5- hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Phoenix in June, things will get cooler in Flagstaff: highs are around 82°F and lows about 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sedona, Historic Old Town Cottonwood, Arizona Copper Art Museum
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Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Arizona Copper Art Museum ©
Arizona Copper Art Museum
Historic Old Town Cottonwood ©
Historic Old Town Cottonwood

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.
Spend the 13th (Thu) exploring nature at The Narrows. Spend the 14th (Fri) exploring nature at Zion National Park. The adventure continues: trek along Angel's Landing, get great views at Observation Point, and explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Zion National Park online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Flagstaff to Zion National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Flagstaff in June: highs in Zion National Park hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

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

3
nights
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.
Spend the 17th (Mon) exploring nature at Peek-A-Boo Loop. There's still lots to do: hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, stroll through Fairyland Loop Trail, take in the pleasant sights at Paria View, and get great views at Inspiration Point.

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in June, things will get a bit cooler in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 79°F and lows about 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Moab.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Peek-A-Boo Loop ©
Peek-A-Boo Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

3
nights
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Step out of Moab to go to Gateway and see Gateway Colorado Automobile Museum, which is approximately 2h 15 min away. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_dedicate_a_day_to_the_elevated_beauty_of Arches National Park. There's more to do: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Moab travel route planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Moab in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in June, you will find days in Moab are a bit warmer (95°F), and nights are much warmer (61°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Gateway Colorado Automobile Museum
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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