13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Zion National Park
— 4 nights
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
3
Great Basin National Park
— 1 night
4
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights

S M T W T F S
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26

4
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 10th (Thu) exploring nature at Zion National Park. Spend the 12th (Sat) exploring nature at The Narrows. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon, trek along Angel's Landing, and explore and take pictures at Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park road trip app.

Fort Lauderdale to Zion National Park is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Zion National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Fort Lauderdale in December, with highs in Zion National Park at 50°F and lows at 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive
The Narrows ©
The Narrows

4
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 16th (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village, take in the pleasant sights at Pipe Creek Vista, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park travel itinerary planner.

You can take a shuttle from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 10 hours. In December, Grand Canyon National Park is a bit cooler than Zion National Park - with highs of 45°F and lows of 15°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Great Basin National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon Village ©
Grand Canyon Village
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

1
night
Great Basin National Park

Great Basin National Park ©
Great Basin National Park is one of the U.S.'s more out-of-the-way national parks, but those who make the trip are rewarded with the striking contrast of snowcapped peaks rising from a high-altitude desert.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Lehman Caves, hike along Alpine Lakes Loop, and then explore the activities along Teresa Lake.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Great Basin National Park holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Grand Canyon National Park to Great Basin National Park. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In December, daily temperatures in Great Basin National Park can reach 41°F, while at night they dip to 12°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Great Basin National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Lehman Caves ©
Lehman Caves
Teresa Lake ©
Teresa Lake

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.
On the 19th (Sat), hike along Queen's Garden Trail, stroll through Navajo Loop Trail, then trek along Fairyland Loop Trail, and finally get great views at Fairyland Point. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, then get great views at Inspiration Point, then take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point, and finally take some stellar pictures from Paria View.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Great Basin National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Great Basin National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park. When traveling from Great Basin National Park in December, plan for slightly colder days in Bryce Canyon National Park, with highs around 36°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 8°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

Similar plans

14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Zion National Park, Los Angeles & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM CHILE June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 39 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 17 days in Page & Grand Canyon National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 39 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 15 days in Chicago & Grand Canyon National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced
See more plans