14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
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Zion National Park
— 4 nights
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Arches National Park
— 1 night
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Palm Springs
— 1 night

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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 10th (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Powell Point, trek along South Kaibab Trail, and stroll through Rim Trail.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park tour itinerary app.

Palm Springs to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Palm Springs to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Palm Springs in October: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 66°F and lows are around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
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Hiking Trail
Bright Angel Trail
4.8

4
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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.
Step out of Zion National Park to go to Virgin and see Zion Helicopters, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Spend the 14th (Wed) exploring nature at Zion National Park. Spend the 15th (Thu) exploring nature at The Narrows. There's still lots to do: hike along Angel's Landing, explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon, cruise along Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway, and explore and take pictures at Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Zion National Park day trip planning website.

Traveling by shuttle from Grand Canyon National Park to Zion National Park takes 10 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Zion National Park: temperatures range from 74°F by day to 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Must see
The Narrows
4.9
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Hiking Trail
Angel's Landing
4.9

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): stroll through Queen's Garden Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Sunset Point, then hike along Navajo Loop Trail, and finally trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point, then enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point, and then trot along with Canyon Trail Rides.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park travel planner.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Zion National Park in October; daily highs in Bryce Canyon National Park reach 61°F and lows reach 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Inspiration Point
4.9
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Must see
Navajo Loop Trail
4.9

1
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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©

A Red Rock Wonderland

Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Double Arch, then make a trip to Wolfe Ranch, then explore the striking landscape at Delicate Arch, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Fiery Furnace.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Arches National Park sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Arches National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in October, with highs in Arches National Park at 71°F and lows at 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Delicate Arch
4.9
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Geologic Formation
Double Arch
4.9
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Geologic Formation
Fiery Furnace
4.8

1
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Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Palm Springs, take an in-depth tour of Palm Springs Air Museum, and then see Off-Road Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Indian Canyons, explore the stunning scenery at Tahquitz Canyon, then admire the striking features of Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway, and finally explore the world behind art at Palm Springs Art Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Palm Springs road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Arches National Park to Palm Springs takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Arches National Park to Palm Springs due to the time zone difference. In October, Palm Springs is warmer than Arches National Park - with highs of 92°F and lows of 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.8
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History Museum
Palm Springs Air Museum
4.7

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