14 days in Utah Itinerary

14 days in Utah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Utah trip planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly
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Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kanab
— 1 night
Drive
5
Monument Valley
— 2 nights
Drive
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Moab
— 3 nights
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Salt Lake City

— 1 night

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
On the 1st (Sun), take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly down the slopes at Deer Valley Resort, fly down the slopes at Jupiter Peak, and then fly down the slopes at Alta Ski Area.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Salt Lake City online tour planner.

Charlotte to Salt Lake City is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Charlotte to Salt Lake City. When traveling from Charlotte in March, plan for little chillier days in Salt Lake City, with highs around 58°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zion National Park

— 3 nights
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Zion National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park, explore and take pictures at Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, stroll through The Narrows, and get great views at Observation Point.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Zion National Park trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Salt Lake City to Zion National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. When traveling from Salt Lake City in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Zion National Park, with highs around 64°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 30°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Bryce Canyon National Park

— 3 nights
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 Queen's Garden Trail, stroll through Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, explore the striking landscape of Peek-A-Boo Loop, and take some stellar pictures from Fairyland Point.

To plan Bryce Canyon National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Zion National Park in March, with highs in Bryce Canyon National Park at 49°F and lows at 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Kanab

— 1 night
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. On the 9th (Mon), walk around Jacob Hamblin Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Squaw Trail, then identify plant and animal life at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, and finally see Off-Road Tours.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kanab trip planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Kanab in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Kanab: highs are around 64°F and lows about 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Kanab

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Monument Valley

— 2 nights
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours, then take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and then stroll around Sandstone Tours. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildcat Trail, then see Off-Road Tours, and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Monument Valley trip planner.

You can drive from Kanab to Monument Valley in 4 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kanab in March: highs in Monument Valley hover around 57°F, while lows dip to 31°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Moab

— 3 nights

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Courthouse Towers, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Arches National Park, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Turret Arch. Here are some ideas for day two: see Off-Road Tours and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Moab online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Moab takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in March, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Utah travel guide

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Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · Scenic Drive
The Beehive State
A huge but sparsely populated land, Utah remains a major holiday destination offering plenty of year-round outdoor vacation ideas, including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, boating, horseback riding, and camping. The rugged terrain, defined by towering mountain peaks, deep canyons, and vast deserts, seems custom-made for adventurous nature lovers. With five national parks, the state has no shortage of pristine wilderness areas, causing many tourists to overlook the cultural attractions of its towns. Salt Lake City, the state's capital, features the headquarters of the Mormon Church, and draws over 5 million annual visitors. Utah also hosts several major film festivals each year, attracting young movie buffs from around the world.