13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Las Vegas
— 1 day
2
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
3
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 5 nights

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, thentry your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, thentry to win big at Casino At The Venetian, and finally see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner.

Indianapolis to Las Vegas is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Indianapolis to Las Vegas. Traveling from Indianapolis in August, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Museums
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Battlefield Vegas ©
Battlefield Vegas
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at The Narrows.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Zion National Park road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: highs in Zion National Park hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows

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.
Bryce Canyon National Park is known for trails, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point, get great views at Sunrise Point, and explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park tour itinerary builder website.

Drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. In August, Bryce Canyon National Park is slightly colder than Zion National Park - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Natural Bridge
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

2
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 24th (Mon), hike along South Kaibab Trail, get great views at Pipe Creek Vista, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 5.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

5
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately Boulder City away. Explore Las Vegas further: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, try to win big at Casino at the MGM Grand, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Hoover Dam
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Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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